Thursday, May 14, 2009

Coinage du Jour - 14 May 09


def. - artistically arranged small portions of food, generally consisting of balls or rolls made of wild rice and raw venison.

sample: "I'm not one for raw fish, but venison tartare and siouxshi are some of my favorite dishes."

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Coinage du Jour - 13 May 09

def. The sinking feeling experienced by survivors of yet another round of layoffs.

Sample: "A feeling of déja few came over those gathered in the conference room to figure out how to do the work of their former colleagues along with their own."