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  • He can be passed off as a visionary because he can spout gobbledy-gook about the FUTURE in a style learned from his boyhood reading of Popular Science articles about flying cars and bubble cities.

    Lance Mannion:

  • Some people will never listen, they have given over their minds to some weird collective and they just parrot a bunch of unscientific gobbledy-gook that they have been told by fox news is the truth.

    "My sins my own. They belong to me, me."

  • I watched the scientists watch one of the Tur-Liz-Sticks my name for them—the scientists had some technical gobbledy-gook that they used to describe them.

    Around a Sun Named Inferno

  • "They need to pare down their gobbledy-gook into mumbo-jumbo."

    Things My Co-Workers Say

  • Packaged, processed "food-like substances" containing long lists of gobbledy-gook ingredients will never form the basis of a healthy diet, regardless of whether they've been "enhanced" with fiber, or omega 3 fatty acids, or antioxidants.

    Kerry Trueman: Nutritionism: The Numbers Game That Doesn't Add Up To Good Health

  • When you save a Word document as a web page, the program adds a bunch of gobbledy-gook to the backround of the page that ends up costing you money in the long run.

    Affiliate Marketing

  • I think, "That doesn't apply to me," and I kind of flip through, and there's a lot of gobbledy-gook and boiler-plate legalese, and I'm guessing that maybe if there's anything important, they embed it somewhere in the middle so you don't even notice it.

    Printing: Health Insurance Whistleblower Wendell Potter-- Interview; Details How Insurers Screw Insureds

  • One would have to be REALLY looking for some 'gobbledy-gook' to bolster an already-formed opinion to put much stock in 'Fact Checks' 'facts' in this case.

    Reso Condemning MoveOn Passes Overwhelmingly, With Lots Of Dems

  • A mechanical engineer follows up his questioning of my "intellectual acumen" with some gobbledy-gook about "ausage your textual narcissism".

    At the Double Image Café....

  • Now all of this takes not only time to put all the entries down, but quite a bit of time reading the gobbledy-gook that passes for instructions that the government provides (this was especially true for the entries on Schedule D, where someone seems to think that anyone who trades stocks will be intimately familiar with what 1256 contracts, puts and straddles, futures contracts, wash sales, and other such things are).

    2007 March « Hyperpat’s HyperDay

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  • I search (2/12/2010 night) for "National Park-to-Park Highway" and gobbledy-gook is returned - random words from the Vexamples, many, if not most, misspelled. feedback link is absent as well.

    February 13, 2010