Saturday Soggies*

Unnamed US drug agency officer, interviewed on television:

… it would allow them to access areas or get exposed to things that are gonna be fatal to their person.



*Our annual Stamp Out Gobbledegook Awards – The Soggies – are dedicated to the memory of Maury Maverick, a take-no-prisoners liberal Texan politician and businessman who coined the term “gobbledegook” in 1944 – before sending out a dire warning to his staff that “anyone who doesn’t write in plain English WILL BE SHOT”.

The Word Nerds are always on the lookout for good (bad?) examples. Please send ’em our way if you find any.

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