Being funny is just as rare a skill as a facility for brain surgery, playing the piano, chess, or advanced mathematics.
Ironically, Wednesday night that facility with words helped him avoid telling us that we are entering into another war.
While in prison, Tyson smuggled women into the facility and even had a months-long affair with his substance abuse counselor.
early 15c., "gentleness," from Middle French facilité, from Latin facilitatem (nominative facilitas) "easiness, ease, fluency, willingness," from facilis "easy" (see facile). Its sense in English moved from "genteelness" to "opportunity" (1510s), to "aptitude, ease" (1530s). Meaning "place for doing something," which makes the word so beloved of journalists and fuzzy writers, first recorded 1872.