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Also referred to as the acronym GFBD. See [[Generic MP3 player]]
 
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The repeated use (known as [[Verbridgeration]], of the phrase Generic fruit based device raised the ire of one listener who complained to the BBC about it, specifically that the gag wasn’t very funny to begin with and had been used so often it should “now be laid to rest”. (See [http://www.theguardian.com/media/mediamonkeyblog/2016/mar/31/kermode-and-mayos-apple-gag-does-not-take-the-pith-rules-bbc-trust here]) The [[Good Doctors]] were rightfully cleared of any impropriety.

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Also referred to as the acronym GFBD. See Generic MP3 player

The repeated use (known as Verbridgeration, of the phrase Generic fruit based device raised the ire of one listener who complained to the BBC about it, specifically that the gag wasn’t very funny to begin with and had been used so often it should “now be laid to rest”. (See here) The Good Doctors were rightfully cleared of any impropriety.