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Cornish Patsy

by | 6th, July 2004

‘IF Michael Howard is looking for political advice, he could do worse than listen to Bart Simpson’s famous maxim, ‘Don’t have a cow, man’.

‘I can’t read a word. It’s all bloody gobbledygook!’

But Bart’s sister Lisa will not be taking up the Tory banner according to the Independent, the eight-year-old is taking up the cause of Cornish independence.

In a Christmas Day special of the famous cartoon, Lisa will be seen charging round the family home in Springfield, waving the St Pirian’s cross and shouting: ‘Rydhsys rag Kernow lemmyn!’ (‘Freedom for Cornwall now!’)

The Simpsons’ executive producer Tim Long apparently came up with the idea after seeing a Cornish comedian perform in

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