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The art of employing the word “smart”

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Almost everyone of a certain age remembers the original Get Smart, with the bumptious Agent 86 always talking into his shoe. Mel Brooks envisaged the 1960s show as America’s first-ever comedy series about an idiot, meaning that smart became pra...

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