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lunatic

1. an archaic word for insane
2. a person who is insane
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The Loony Party, now fronted by Alan "Howling Laud" Hope, has strong links with the West Midlands.
OVER-EXPOSED A loony dooker flashes flesh in mankini.
Tickets for the main concert are sold out but there is still availability for the street party (PS25), Old Town ceilidh (PS45), torchlight procession and Loony Dook (both PS10).
he grumbled in a sort of grizzly-bear voice wrapped up in a Southern drawl: "Welcome to the fourth grade loony bin.
Loony leader Alan Howling Laud Hope said: "The Tories came nowhere at both South Shields and Eastleigh and are in real trouble.
Sharpe said: "Thirty years ago this month I sponsored the late Screaming Lord Sutch, leader of then newly formed Monster Raving Loony Party when he contested a by-election in Darlington.
Loony Lori is set in the 1950's and although the clothes and games have changed, this setting allows children to see that the problems they face in school while growing up haven't changed much at all.
MDUNFORDof Frodshamwho talks good sense urges everybody to vote for the Loony Party next time since they''re more sane than the others (Mad new laws, ECHO, 21 January).
I mean potty this, and potty that, loony this and loony that.
London, Sept 19 (ANI): Prince Charles might eavesdrop on his visitors, and he might even be the kind who talks to trees and treats plants like his children but doesn't take too kindly to being called a loony.
stuff, you If that happens then I shall throw the full weight of this column behind the Monster Raving Loony Party, or something similar.
They based their claims on the results of a local election in which they came first only two years earlier, but also in which some of their vote went to the Loony Party