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Well, actually I have two. Both of them did not write anything at all, one worked and learned more than I expected and the other one fulfilled my requirements to the letter while doing nothing like what it was intended for.
Half of Welsh holidaymakers admit they drink alcohol every day whilst abroad, a survey has shown.
Sorry? How is this either  a problem or  newsworthy? They're on holiday! Leave the buggers alone, look what they have to put up with at home. I'd be bloody plastered if I knew I had to go to Welsh Wales!
Well, we can't take the sheep with us as hand luggage...
Those who fail to learn history are doomed to repeat it. --- George Santayana (December 16, 1863 – September 26, 1952)
Those who fail to clear history are doomed to explain it. --- OriginalGriff (February 24, 1959 – ∞)
When I was fourteen years old they made a survey at school on our alcohol habits. If they had had any clue about how a fourteen yearolds brain is wired, they would have understood what a load of crock the results were.
I thought everybody knew this word, it's one I use a lot. Just found out a bloke I work with that comes from up North(Bristol) has never heard it before. After some googling, to my surprise, it turns out it is a Portsmouth word.
Does no-one else really use this word or even heard it before?