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- n. German raconteur who told preposterous stories about his adventures as a soldier and hunter; his name is now associated with any telling of exaggerated stories or winning lies (1720-1797)
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Blind Leading the Blind: An economic examination of political munchausen by proxy.
She obviously has munchausen by proxy. (loves the attention one gets when tragedy strikes)
I wouldn't call it munchausen by proxy as she appears to have deliberately set out to manipulate and decieve, and have done it for celebrity and financial gain.
oh so good to hear all these good words directed at a new gilliam movie. can't wait. i actually quite liked tideland, it was rather unsettling, and i like being unsettled. this looks like classic brazil/munchausen fare, that clip is fantastic, can't wait to see it in context. consider me jazzed.