Do you hear the beet?

From a comment by “superskeptic” to an article in the Washington Post:

Lettuce turnip the beet.

And let’s drink hot tea with beet sugar.

Rooting out corruption

Testimony of George P. Kent, United States Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs, before the U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on November 13, 2019:

You can’t promote principled anti-corruption action without pissing off corrupt people.

Now let’s mull that over with a cup of hot tea with sugar.

A leader slug in the Scottsdale Republic *

“Drawing lessons
from the Holocaust”

If you’re looking to learn how to draw, will the Holocaust provide some lessons?

When we turn to page 8, we find that the article is about “A lesson in courage and morality from the Holocaust.”
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* Scottsdale Republic. Weekend Feb. 10, 2018. Section SR, Z8, page 1.