In October, 2000, future president George W. Bush participated in a "Saturday Night Live" sketch (a special pre-election edition of "Presidential Bash 2000") in which he was to lampoon his tendency to stumble over polysyllabic words. Bush- who was supposed to say "ambilavent" instead of "ambivalent" and "offensible" rather than "offensive"-had to do two retakes. The problem? He had, incredibly, pronounced the words correctly! (
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