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Talk the Talk: Shit Happens

Tuesday 15th February / presented by Daniel Midgley

Opposition leader Tony Abbott copped some flak when he referred to a soldier's death in Afghanistan using a certain well-known philosophical homily: "Shit happens."

How did this phrase enter the lexicon, and what impact has it had?

It's all happening with UWA linguist Daniel Midgley on this week's Talk the Talk.

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