Mullins, Bill Bill.Mullins at US.ARMY.MIL
Thu Jan 20 23:50:51 UTC 2005

 Also "pedeconferencing", the practice of having discussions while
around, mostly in reference to "West Wing".  I remember during its first
second season, MAD-TV did a pretty good parody of the practice (although
may not yet have been named).

> Some of their other terms have become popular on the Net, e.g.:
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> Anvil/anvilicious: Used to indicate obvious or heavy-handed
> writing that has no regard for the viewer's intelligence,
> thus bludgeoning them over the head with parallels et al. in
> the manner of Wile E. Coyote and his Acme Brand anvils
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