Dilbert: do you have market demand numbers?
Ted: Im in the middle of something. can I get back yo you later?
Dilbert: How much later?
Ted: when do you need it?
Dilbert: As soon as possible.
Ted: I'll do it as soon as Im done.
Dilbert: when will that be?
Ted: as soon as possible.
Dilbert: when will it be possible?
Ted: cut name some slack.
Dilbert: how much slack do you need?