[Ads-l] The Oval

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Sun Feb 5 08:44:42 EST 2017


'The President's Oval Office.'

"Common sense" says this should date back to the John Adams administration,
but I've only begun hearing it in the last few months.

In fact, CNN commentators now seem to prefer it to the long, boring, stodgy
old "Oval Office."

JL



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