for the birds
phrasal worthless, ridiculous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • The Birds of Australia — was a book written by John Gould and published in seven volumes between 1840 and 1848. It was the first comprehensive survey of the birds of Australia and included descriptions of 681 species, 328 of which were new to science and were first… …   Wikipedia

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