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silly season

noun [U] uk   us  
the time of year, usually in the summer, when newspapers are full of stories that are not important because there is no important, especially political, news
(Definition of silly season from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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