People who like to sit around all day eating snacks and watching television may not mind the term, “couch potato.” But don’t tell that to actual potato farmers in England who have petitioned the Oxford English Dictionary to have the term removed. According to the Guardian newspaper, a spokeswoman for the British Potato Council explained that the group is trying to get rid of the image that potatoes are bad for you, and thus, recently organized demonstrations in London outside the offices of the Oxford University Press, as well as in Parliament Square. And what term might the farmers dig instead of couch potato? Well how about, couch slouch!

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