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    anybody else hate the word "ideation"?

    i'd like to find the guy who invented that word and punch them in the throat .

    what a pretentious douchebag of a word.


    that is all.
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    i hate the word "silly"
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    I've always hated the phrase "At the end of the day...", when summarizing the consequences of one action or another. It's lazy.
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    I hate English words that I can never pronounce correctly. i avoid saying them at all costs.
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    imagineer is another one. you make robotic muppets and amusement park rides, not 'imagineer' stuff.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MrSmith View Post
    imagineer is another one. you make robotic muppets and amusement park rides, not 'imagineer' stuff.
    Whoa man! Do NOT go knocking the imagineers! Those guys are frickin' awesome and deserve the right to call themselves whatever they jolly well please!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter Coene View Post
    Whoa man! Do NOT go knocking the imagineers! Those guys are frickin' awesome and deserve the right to call themselves whatever they jolly well please!
    i bet their ideation is amazing.
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    Ideation. Idea formation.
    You're right. Ideation is soooooooo much more pretentious.
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    I personally hate vowels, and sometimes 'Y'.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MrSmith View Post
    i'd like to find the guy who invented that word and punch them in the throat .

    what a pretentious douchebag of a word.


    that is all.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MrSmith View Post
    i bet their ideation is amazing.
    Actually, yes. Yes it is.
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