A noble Budget embiggens the smallest man.
YOU DON’T EXPECT to hear a TD quoting The Simpsons in the Dáil, much less when talking about a serious subject like the Budget.
In his Budget statement yesterday, the Green Party leader used a rather unusual word to express his dissatisfaction with the whole thing.
Ryan was upset that the Budget contained a number of small measures, but no massive changes to how Irish society is run.
The word is used by Springfieldianites as a synonym for acceptable or usable.
The quote is from the episode Lisa The Iconoclast if you want to educate yourself (or learn a few references to drop in the Dáil).