muffin choker - definition and synonyms

noun mainly American
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a piece of information, especially a newspaper article or headline, that is very shocking or exciting

    The words "squatters' rights" and "Dalkey" appearing in the same sentence in the quality papers has been a muffin choker in breakfast rooms overlooking Dublin Bay.

    Submitted by Kerry from United Kingdom on 16/03/2016