sweet Fanny Adams


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Shrewd local cunning in reaction to the final Bush election as well; every genned-up politico realises not only that George Dubya knows less than Sweet Fanny Adams about Ireland but also that he'd probably have difficulty finding his way here.
That might be just about acceptable if it did anything for the law-abiding public, never mind the inmates But as the latest report from Dame Elish Angiolini shows, prison does sweet Fanny Adams to combat the women's destructive, as well as criminal, behaviour.
Nick Clegg, who knows sweet Fanny Adams about life in the old lane, thinks passholders are white-haired millionaires.
Having made their reputation as a bubble gum, glitter-pop band, they started looking for something fresh to do, went off to the studio and returned with Sweet Fanny Adams.
The sailors hated it and to express their disgust, coined a distasteful name for it, Fanny Adams or Sweet Fanny Adams.
Given the significance of Coolmore/ Ballydoyle to both national pride and the Irish economy, I would say the chances of it being built are somewhere between nil and Sweet Fanny Adams.