BMdotcom mixed metaphor of the day

I just heard ITV News describe South African politician Jacob Zuma as being “mired in a whirlwind” of something or other. Controversy, or some such thing. Yes, this.

Next thing you know, he’ll be blown away by a swamp.

Originally posted at Brian Micklethwait’s Old Blog

One thought on “BMdotcom mixed metaphor of the day”

  1. 6k threw his linguistic spanner into the pigeons:

    Meanwhile, we’re all just hoping that the stable door doesn’t hit him on the way out as he flies the coop.

    Posted by 6000 on 05 February 2018

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