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  • That looks like a mighty fine mess o' list-worthy words, sionnach.

    August 27, 2009

  • Things you might have to do in the office at Langley:

    yak-shaving
    wool-gathering
    blame-storming
    messenger-shooting
    sheep-dipping
    bullying
    buffaloing
    crow-eating
    mole-whacking
    prairie-dogging
    hive-minding
    cat-napping
    dogfooding
    goose-stepping
    talking turkey
    playing possum
    nitpicking
    babysitting
    pussyfooting
    lionizing
    apple-polishing
    swimming upstream
    backstabbing
    eavesdropping
    cold-calling
    ass-kissing
    butterfly farming
    squirrel gripping
    catcalling
    birddogging
    kidnapping
    wildcatting
    hogtying
    pigeonholing
    outfoxing
    featherbedding
    budgie smuggling



    August 27, 2009

  • Obscuring the true identity of individuals and equipment, so they can be sent on secret missions.

    August 26, 2009