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laughing academy

offensive slang A flippant, jocular term for a mental institution. I'd rather end up on the streets than at some laughing academy, no matter how much my family protests.
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laughing academy

n. a mental hospital; an insane asylum. About four years in the laughing academy would get you straightened out.
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Juventus Academy Oman looks forward to January 18 and 19, 2019 when they will host the under 8s Juventus Club Series Tournament.
The Co-op Academies Trust sponsors two other academies in north Manchester, Co-op Academy Manchester and Co-op Academy Failsworth.
He pledged the Federal government's support to the academy for the forthcoming West African Education Conference to be held in Abuja in October this year.
He also appreciated the dedication and comment of the two coaches Pervez Ali and Shehzad Mohib along with trainer Adil Khan that the Academy players producing good results in various events.
The Academy aims to provide a unique experience for students during their time there.
The UK Government's plans for an academy revolution would have implications for both primary and secondary schools.
Brennan opened the academy and made a 20 year commitment to the cause in effort to provide this game changing format of free music lessons to the children of the Boys and Girls Clubs in his hometown, Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
A spokesman said: "When we do have concerns about the performance of academy sponsors, we act quickly - we stop them from taking on new projects, so that they focus on their existing schools, and ensure pupils there get a good education.
The number is expected to rise to 19 soon as plans for the compulsory conversion to academy of Colne Valley High School following its poor Ofsted rating are well underway.
Dubai: Mohammad Riyan of Zayed Cricket Academy enjoyed a memorable holiday by cracking an unbeaten 206 runs for Abu Dhabi's MCC Zayed Cricket Academy in the Dubai's Under-15 Cricket for Care tournament sponsored by Shyam Bhatia and organised by Dubai Cricket Council at 7he Sevens ground.
The Kapp Award was established in recognition of the contributions to the Academy of Ronald 0.
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