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to punish with blows or lashes

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COMEDIANS Matt Lucas and David Walliams flog a dead horse in Australia, after Britain finally caught on that a load of tired old catchphrases just aren't funny.
This is classic of a media who have bored people stiff by hyping up a foregone conclusion and are now trying to flog a dead horse.
The only way out of the crisis for Mr Cameron is to be a statesman not a salesman, admitting he got health badly wrong instead of continuing to flog a dead horse of a policy.