Definition of the Day 1-26-15 — Speaking Fee

Posted: January 26, 2016 in Humor, Politics
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SPEAKING FEE, n. Payment of hundreds of thousands of dollars to a politician by a bank or other corporation for half-an-hour’s “work.” Such payments, of course, have no effect whatsoever on the politican’s policies—espeically those bearing on the interests of the corporation.

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–from the revised and expanded edition of The American Heretic’s Dictionary

American Heretic's Dictionary revised and expanded by Chaz Bufe, front cover

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