Gag Reflex

I Have No Thoughts on the Matter

One TV reporter just asked another:  "What do you think of the loss of Prince Philip?" No further comment necessary.  

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Cancel Please?

Just when I thought we were done with it, I saw it again today: "Game Changer."   How about “Game Over”? 

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LOOK! LISTEN! NO!!

The constant refrain of the commands “Look” and “Listen” have become a pandemic.  Suggested reading: https://thebasispoint.com/top-10-most-annoying-ways-to-start-a-sentence/  

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forever and ever and ever and…

And speaking of blather, How about now EVERYTHING these days is not just “changed,” but “changed forever."  More empty pronouncements, phony drama, false profundity—everywhere.  Nothing is forever.

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I do not think it means what you think it means.

The Trump “Era” The “Era” of Covid How can 1 year or even 4 be an “Era”? Just more blather, suggesting profundity where none exists.     https://youtu.be/dTRKCXC0JFg  

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So Many Emails…

Am I just a hopeless curmudgeon or are others offended by all the Happy Thanksgiving emails from vendors etc. clogging the inbox?  

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LOOK! updated

“Look” Updated.   It’s spreading so fast!   IT’S A MEME! NO, IT’S A VIRUS!  Officious and Arrogant combined.  

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LOOK

“Look”  I am picking up an increasing  use of this intro word when people are answering a question, especially finance types.  “Look . . . “ followed by answer. Imperative and arrogant. Call me paranoiac, curmudgeon, misanthrope, or all three,...

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PHONY BEDHEAD

What about Boris Johnsons’ fake hairdo?  

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Luminous? Not really…

Everyone, everything— in movie and music reviews especially— is suddenly “luminous.”  But so much light gets to be blinding, so that we lose our sense of direction—and critical judgment.  

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