Word is not on Dail banned list
THE internationally famous four-letter word uttered by Paul Gogarty is not on the list of words that are banned in the Dail.
The official list of prohibited words harks back to a more genteel time and includes show-stoppers such as yahoo, brat and coward.
The full list is:
- Brat, acting the brat
- Buffoon, buffoonery
- Corner boy
- Fascist, fascist minister
- Hypocrite, bloody hypocrites, hypocrisy, etc
- Scurrilous, scurrilous speaker