(Discussing ways to reform the education system)
Jim Hacker: No, the DES would block it.
Dorothy Wainwright: Fine, get rid of them.
Jim Hacker: What?
Dorothy Wainwright: Get rid of the Department of Education.
Jim Hacker: I don't understand you.
Dorothy Wainwright: Get rid of it! Abolish it! Remove it! Expunge it! Eliminate it! Eradicate it! Exterminate it! Get rid of it!
Jim Hacker: Get rid of it?