Clearer Than Bureacratese: Airport Official Replies To Politician In Klingon When a member of the Welsh National Assembly asked a nearby airport about possible UFO sightings, he got a polite response — issued in perhaps the least-diplomatic-sounding fictional language.
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Clearer Than Bureacratese: Airport Official Replies To Politician In Klingon

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Clearer Than Bureacratese: Airport Official Replies To Politician In Klingon

Clearer Than Bureacratese: Airport Official Replies To Politician In Klingon

Clearer Than Bureacratese: Airport Official Replies To Politician In Klingon

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Maj po.

That was "good morning" in Klingon, the fictional language from "Star Trek."

You'd have to be able to speak the language in order to understand a recent statement from a government spokesperson in Wales.

When Darren Miller, an opposition politician, asked about possible UFO sightings at an airport, the spokesperson responded — in Klingon — that her boss would reply in due course.

Millar told the BBC this confirmed his suspicion — that members of government were from another planet.