Cliches

  • A hot pizza delivery guy who wants to be paid in...Sodexo? This hilarious video busts the worst Indian porn stereotypes May 30, 2014

    Every cliche that you can imagine about the porn industry is getting busted in this video. The pizza delivery boy who does not get the drift when a housewife says she does not have cash but can pay him in other ways. The guy picking up a girl on the...
  • Motivated? Well don't put that on your CV December 22, 2010

    London: Applying for a new job? Well, don't put on your CV that you are a proactive team player with a proven track record and a dynamic skill set, even if you're. This is because words and phrases such as "dynamic" or "problem solver" have been named as the most overused...
  • Don't hear, dont speak: 15 words banned for 2009 January 2, 2009

    The language police is at it again. Lake Superior State University in Michigan has released its annual list of words to be banished for misuse, overuse and general uselessness. It's a list they put out every year for fun after sifting through thousands of nominations. ...
  • Cliche police strikes, banishes 15 words from 2008 | Watch January 2, 2009

    Detroit: A movie about a "maverick," his journey "from Wall Street to Main Street," his "desperate search" for a "monkey" and a "gamechanging" revelation about his "carbon footprint" probably would make the nation's wordwatchers physically ill. Especially if it were the "winner of five nominations." All those words and phrases are...
  • At the end of the day, the top 10 irritating cliches November 7, 2008

    London: Indians may be accused of a fondness for Englishlanguage clichs, but Britons use some expressions so frequently they have been classed as irritating. In fact, they have been positively done to death, according to a new list by Oxford University researchers, who have written a book called Damp Squid. Researchers...