Global News Journal

EU “maximises its bottom-up cohesion going forward”

April 26, 2010

All institutions have their gibberish and jargon, but the European Union really does take the biscuit sometimes.

from MacroScope:

Sssh. Don’t say stimulus

December 15, 2008

William Safire, the language maven whose musings on how we use words have graced The New York Times and other newspapers for decades, has discovered something about the current crisis. Not for the first time, politicians are scrambling to avoid using common words that might get too close to the truth.