Dogbert sits at the table and Ratbert stands on the table in front an easel. Ratbert says, "Tell me what you think, and don't try to spare my feelings." Dogbert says, "It's a hideous compost of random colors. It seems both hackneyed and poorly executed. It's an embarrassing proof of your utter lack of talent." Dogbert continues, "As for you personally, spend some time on a 'Stairmaster.'" Ratbert says angrily, "Stick to the art, please!"
wally: "I recommend that we break into subgroups to create a process for choosing our next meeting time."
alice: "Or we could just meet next week at our usual time."
wally: "You're a loose canon."
Alice: "Stop labeling me with hackneyed phrases!"
Wally: "You're a 'cut now, measure later' type."