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Sep 21, 2012
Frankly, I didn't understand what PHB said until I read RxF's comment. All the same, it is difficult for me to believe PHB could utter such ultra-esoteric jargon.
I have come across a variation in my institute, where many of my colleagues (from various various regions of India with different languages and dialects) would often slip into their own dialects, even while discussing purely scientific matters. This habit is particularly common among Punjabis and Bengalis, but the boss would start talking in Bhojpuri, a dialect of Hindi. But no one cared, because nothing that we discussed was of any importance whatsoever.
Sep 21, 2012
Where I come from, !$%*!$%*! the pooch." is a euphemism for deliberately taking to to long to do a simple job.
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Sep 21, 2012
I'm English and what the PHB is talking is a foreign language.
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Sep 21, 2012
Screw the pooch = to screw up
Throw under the bus = sacrifice, make someone the fall guy
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Sep 21, 2012
Don't clinch to your work, like Asok. Wally is teaching him to relax - let it go, have a mug of coffee.
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