It’s Awards Time!

gold awardWe just enjoy irony and coincidence. So today we are blessed with awards being announced for two categories: the motion pictures and business lingo.

First, we have the Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor, Best, Picture, etc. Since we have a history of seeing on average two motion pictures per decade, we let that one pass.

More to our ilk are the Golden Flannel Awards, which, the home page states: “[These are] prizes for the finest examples of corporate drivel written or uttered in the last twelve months. The point of my Golden Flannel Awards (now in their splendid 8th year) is to celebrate business leaders and companies that have gone the extra mile to push the envelope when it comes to creative, best-of-breed drivel.”

You gotta love it. Read more. And let’s hear it for “The worst euphemism for hiring people!

Comments welcomed!


About Bob McCarthy

Originally from the Northeast, I now call Southwest Florida home. I have been a professional copywriter and editor since 1979, both freelance and in house. I have had article published in regional, national and international magazines. Plus, a video for which I wrote the script won an industry award as Best Training Video.
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