Let Me Be Vague
"Watch out for his being better at boxing than you."
Tags:coach, coaches, coached, coaching, box, boxing, boxer, boxing ring, sport, sports, contact sport, competitive sport, physical, physical sport, contact, contact sport, this corner, red corner, blue corner, fighter, fighting, fight, fights, better, skill, unskilled, underskilled, bested, skill match, skill matched, match, boxing match, compete, competitive, positive, optimism, optimistic, advice, bad advice, vague, advise, advises, advising
"We'll start with the appetizer, move on to the entree, and then finish up with dessert."
Tags:restaurant, restaurants, dining out, eating out, meal, meals, food, eating, dining, waiter, waiters, server, servers, order, orders, ordering, menu, menus, appetizer, appetizers, appetiser, appetisers, starter, starters, entree, entrees, main, mains, dessert, desserts, pudding, puddings, vague, unclear, indecisive, indecision, deciding, decision, decisions, making a decision, choice, choices, choosing, making a choice
"I've always had this vague curiosity about me."
"Would you please elaborate on 'the something bad happened'?"
Tags:business man, business men, businessman, businessmen, businessperson, accountant, accountants, going under, failed business, failing business, failing businesses, incompetent, incompetence, recession, the recessions, financial crash, the financial crash, economic crash, the economic crash, meeting, meetings, board meeting, board meeting, presentation, presentations, vague
"We're Quietly Confident That It Smells Of Cinnamon"
Tags:science, scientific, vague, theory, theorising, theories, theoretical, oddball, odd ball, scientists, professors, professor, the unknown, lab, labs, laboratory, laboratories, the unknown, unknown, space, astronomy, astronomical, physics, astro, astrophysics, dark matter, deep space, smell, smells, making the best of a bad situation
Prayers For Agnostics
"'Thou shalt not covet ______'? Aren't we getting a little specific, Lord?"
Tags:religion, religious, bible, biblical, old testament, exodus, book of exodus, deuteronomy, book of deuteronomy, moses, commandment, commandments, ten commandments, 10 commandments, decalogue, thou shalt not, covet, coveting, jealousy, envy, specific, vague, general, unclear, blank, blanks, fill-in-the-blank, questioning, god
"When I grow up, I'm going to be a suit."
Tags:growing up, child rearing, kid, kids, child, hopes and dreams, ambition, ambitions, ambitious, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, vague, suit, suits, business man, business men, businessman, businessmen, businessperson, lawyer, lawyers, attorney, attorneys, corporate law, corporate lawyer, corporate lawyers
"'Somewhere in between' is not an acceptable plea."
Tags:court, courts, courtroom, courtrooms, trial, trials, legal system, justice system, law, laws, legal, judge, judges, lawyer, lawyers, counselor, counselors, counsellors, counsellors, attorney, attorneys, solicitor, solicitors, barrister, barristers, legal counsel, defence, defense, defendant, defendants, client, clients, plea, pleas, pleading, guilty, not guilty, innocent, vague, unclear, ambiguous, somewhere in between, unacceptable
"Paint something nice."
Tags:generalise, general, generally, all purpose, all-purpose, multipurpose, multi purpose, multi-purpose, reuse, recycle, recycling, vague, vaguely, vagueness, bandwagon, bandwagons, picket, picket line, bandwagon, bandwagons, band-wagon, band wagon, strike, striking, strikes, sign, signs, unfair, stop, no
Industry regulation and de-regulation
Tags:news, the news, news reader, newsreader, news commentator, news commentators, tv news, television news, news program, news programs, news programme, news programme, interview, interviews, interviewee, interviewees, politician, politicians, answer the question, avoiding the question, fake news, confuse the issue, confusing the issue, industry regulation, deregulation, industry deregulation, political centre, politcal center, indecisive, indecisiveness, vague, vagueness, non committal, non-committal, toe the party line, party line the party line, modern life, modern times
"You know what I'd like to do, Caslow? I'd like to create a far-reaching, innovative program that will open a lot of channels, offer great opportunities, link up with all kind of things, and enable something or other to happen. Any ideas?"
"Let's derail this! So use passive voice, express vague concerns, and call for a follow-on working group."
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