"But, hey, what is 'recession' but a word? And the same goes for 'money,' right? And how about 'human beings'?"
Tags:recession, recessions, the recession, double dip recession, politician, politicians, fake news, untrustworthy, human right, human rights, human right issues, inhuman, dehumanising, political jargon, political buzzword, political buzzwords, economy, the economy, austerity, cover-up, cover up, lie, lying, liar, liars, speech, speeches, political speech, political speeches, bending the truth, fake facts, fake facts, bend the truth, economical with the truth, economics, cuts, cut back, cut backs, cut-back, cutbacks, public spending, public spending cut, public spending cuts
"Hey, good buddy! How you doin'?"
"Just so you guys know, in the event of an emergency I'm fully trained in P.R."
Tags:word play, play on words, dining, drinking, eating, restaurant, restaurants, waiter, waitresses, waiting, dine, diner, dinner, eat out, public relations, pr, p.r., priorities, cpr, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, resuscitation, resuscitating, medical, presenting, appearance, appearances, appear, relations, advertising, advert, advertisement, cover up, spin, spinning
"Nope. Looks to me like a clear-cut case of suicide by somehow reaching around behind the back and sticking a knife in backward. Let's get a drink."
Tags:detective, detectives, police, crimes, police officer, police officers, officer, officers, stab, criminal, stabbing, stabs, stabbed, kill, killed, killing, murder, murders, murderer, murderers, murderous, investigation, investigating, investigate, investigation, investigates, scene, crime scene, crime scenes, lazy, conclusion, unlikely, conclusions, laziness, work, working, bored, suicidal, incompetence, incompetent, cover up, coverup, cover-up, cover ups
"The word 'slave' is so degrading. Why don't we call you intern."
Tags:intern, interns, internship, internships, slavery, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, unpaid intern, unpaid intern, unpaid internship, unpaid interships, foot in the door, hierarchy, hierarchies, pretend, pretending, cover up, cover ups, cover-up, cover-ups, ancient rome, ancient roman, ancient romans
"Fortunately, I think we have an extremely accurate copy of it in the museum's gift shop."
Tags:museum, museums, gallery, galleries, art, vase, vases, antique, antiques, priceless, original, accident, accidents, broken, smashed, damaged, copy, copies, fake, fakes, counterfeit, counterfeits, fix, problem, problems, mistake, mistakes, replace, replacement, replacements, gift shop, gift shops, director, directors, security, security guard, security guards, cover-up, cover-ups, cover up, cover ups, deception
"Sorry I'm late, boss. I hit a deer and had to make it look like an accident."
"Cover yourself, woman! Here comes another tour bus."
Tags:west, western, wildwest, hillbilly, hillbillies, tourist, tourists, public exposure, tour bus, tour buses, tourist attractions, overtourism, over tourism, gender issues, front porch, front porches, farmer, farmers, farming, farm, farms, agriculture, isolated community, isolated communities, cover up, covering up, sunbathing
"Don't mention hair loss."
Tags:animal, animals, talking animal, talking animals, talking pet, talking pets, pet, pets, pet owner, pet owners, talking cat, talking cats, cat, feline, felines, cats, cat owner, cat owners, hair loss, balding, alopecia, sensitive, self-conscious, toupee, toupees, wig, wigs, cover-up, cover up, hiding, embarrassed, embarrassing, old, age, aging, ageing, growing old, growing older, getting older, getting old, growing old, old age, middle age, middle aged, middle-age, middle-aged
"I realized that she'd never overcome her shyness, so I had to let her go."
"No, Barry, I want you to want to help bury the evidence."
Tags:evidence, crimes, criminal, criminals, burying evidence, cover up, cover-up, cover-ups, cover ups, coverup, coverups, covered-up, burying bodies, conspiracy theory, conspiracy theories, conspiracy, white collar crime, white collar crimes, evading justice, evasion, justice, partner in crime, accomplice, accomplices, partners in crime
"But everything seems so neat and orderly we'd never guess that your lives are falling apart."
Tags:modern life, modern lives, appearance, appearances, keep up appearances, keeping up appearances, superficial, superficiality, happy, happiness, financial ruin, gilded, gilding, gilded age, gilded ages, design, designs, designer, designers, interior design, interior designs, interior designer, interior designers, house, houses, housing, home, homes, homeowner, homeowners, mask, masks, masking, cover up, covers up, covering up, dysfunction, dysfunctional, dysfunctionality
"Look, let's just say I haven't seen anything, Charlie hasn't heard anything, and Tom hasn't said anything."
Tags:corrupt, corruption, white collar crime, white collar crimes, white collar criminal, white collar criminals, cover up, cover-up, cover ups, cover-ups, executives, executive, business executives, business executive, business executives, rich person, rich people, the one percent, the 1 percent, wealth divide, wealth gap, privilege, privileged, privileges, conspirator, conspirators, three monkeys, three wise monkeys, see no hear no speak no
Tags:farmer, farmers, farm, farms, agriculture, agricultural management, pretentious, pretensions, illusions, illusion, ambition, ambitious, aspiration, aspirational, aspirations, illusion of grandeur, urban skyline, urban skylines, city scape, city scapes, kidding yourself, office, offices, office worker, office workers, rural, country, countryside, interior, interiors, office interiors, wallpaper, cover up, coverup, cover-up, disguise, disguised, disguising, pretend, pretending, window, windows, view, views, landscape, landscapes, cow, cows, cattle, barn, barns, ranch, ranches, cattle ranch, cattle ranches, trompe-l'œil, trompe l'oeil, trompe l oeil, trompe-l oeil, agribusiness, agribusinesses
"Hey! Why don't we just say we have ninety-one percent full employment?"
Tags:politician, politicians, stats, statistics, employment, unemployment, employment figures, report, reports, reporting, writing reports, fixing the number, fixing the figures, mislead, misleading, journalism, journalist, journalists, press, the press, influence, influencing, cover up, cover ups, cover-up, cover-ups, spin, spin doctor, spin doctors, lie, lies, liar, liars, lying
"Now, now, it wasn't a lie—it was a one-eighty."
Tags:lie, lies, liars, lying, executive, executives, manager, managers, boss, bosses, business executive, business executives, business manager, business managers, bad manager, bad managers, bad bosses, u turn, u turns, a 180, one eighties, one-eighties, politician, politicians, big corporation, big corporations, damage limitation, cover up, cover ups, cover-up, cover-ups
'In Rather Than Out' and 'Out Rather Than In'
Tags:politics, politician, politicians, politic, political, white house, govern, government, president, presidential, presidency, commander in chief, elect, elected, washington, word play, play on words, word-play, office, office work, in tray, out tray, in trays, out trays, capitol, capitol hill, press, press release, press releases, cover up, cover-up, oval, oval office, head office, article, news article, news, newspaper, newspapers, spin, spinning, spin doctor, spin doctors
"Quicksand in a modern office building? Don't be silly."
Tags:offices, office worker, office workers, health and safety, health and safety regulation, health and safety regulations, quicksand, sink, sinking, cover up, cover-up, cover ups, cover-ups, business man, business men, business person, business people, businessman, businessmen, executive, executives, business executives, business manager, business managers, boss, bosses, manager, managers executive, executives, employer, employers, employee, employees, nature, natural disaster, natural disasters, colloid hydrogel, sink hole, sink holes, sinkhole, sinkholes
"Full disclosure. . . we're not disclosing anything."
Tags:william barr, mueller report, mueller enquiry, mueller investigation, mueller inquiry, robert mueller, russian collusion, trump administration, obstruction of justice, donald trump, white house, press conference, press conferences, cover up, cover ups, cover-up, cover-ups, conspiracy, conspiracies, conspiracy theory, conspiracy theories, full disclosure, full disclosures
Environmental Adjustment Company
Tags:housing development, housing developments, greenfield site, greenfield sites, digger, diggers, destruction of ecosystems, environmental degradation, climate change, global warming, pollution, cover up, cover ups, cover-up, cover-ups, deception, deceptions, habitat destruction, environmental activist, environmental activists, environmental activism, environmental destruction, extinction of wildlife
"Peters, make a joyful noise."
Tags:business meeting, business meetings, board meeting, board meetings, meeting, meetings, failing business, failing businesses, recession, the recession, financial crash, economic crash, lie, lies, lying, cover up, cover-up, hierarchy, hierarchies, office hierarchy, office hierarchies, sales figures, bad sales figures, order, orders, pretend, pretending, pretender
Tags:wattle, wattles, neck, necks, cover up, cover-up, covering up, covering-up, cover the neck, covering the neck, wattle ocvers neck, men's clothes, mens clothes, men's clothing, mens clothing, fashions, men's fashion, mens fashion, men's fashions, mens fashions, necktie, neckties, turtleneck, turtlenecks, goatee, goatee, beard, beards, facial hair, neck brace, neck braces, turkey wattle, turkey wattles, double chin, double chin, double chins, overweight, obese, obesity, mid-life crisis, midlife crisis, insecure, insecurity, self conscious, self consciousness, self-conscious, self-consciousness, frappuccino, frappuccinos
"Would I blow smoke?"
Tags:business man, business men, businessman, businessmen, businessperson, blow smoke, blowing smoke, cover up, cover ups, cover-up, cover-ups, dodgy dealing, dodgy dealings, corrupt, corruption, white collar crime, white collar crimes, white collar criminal, white collar criminals, deceive, deceiving, deception, deceptions, dragon, dragons, embezzling, embezzler, embezzlers
"When we play the footage backward, it'll look like you're repairing it."
Tags:camera, cameras, break, breaks, breaking, backward, violin, repair, repairs, repairing, destroy, destroys, destroying, play backward, playing backwards, play backwards, record, records, recording, redings, recorded, film crew, film crews, commercial, commercials, shoot, shoots, shooting, incompetent, incompetence, cover up, covers up, covering up
"Your mother is taking up too much freezer space!"
Tags:freezer, freezers, frozen, relationship, relationships, family, families, dead, die, died, dying, death, kill, killed, killer, killers, in law, in laws, murder, murders, murderer, murderers, marriage, married, husband, husbands, wife, wives, spouse, spouses, couple, couples, men, man, woman, women, covering up, cover up