16 novembre 2010

Bimbo eruptions

Term describing rumors alleging extramarital affairs.

The term was coined by Betsey Ross Wright, an American lobbyist, activist, and political consultant who worked more than a decade for Bill Clinton in Arkansas. During the 1992 campaign, Wright coined the term "bimbo eruptions" to describe rumors alleging extramarital affairs by Clinton.

Published today in Financial Times, “Walkout by the ‘ four cats’ puts more pressure on Berlusconi”, pag.33

Source: Wikipedia