On Sun, Apr 24, 2011 at 4:14 PM, Gar Lipow <gar.lipow at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 24, 2011 at 11:48 AM, shag carpet bomb <shag at cleandraws.com>
> > Finally, simply trace the change in fucking name tags at chain stores.
> > Started in the mid-80s as well. Clerks became associates, etc. etc. The
> > change in terminology came about for the same reason: new managerial
> > ideologies associated with TQM/CQI.
> Ah, brings back memories. Joke from the time: TQM stands for
> Timewasting Quirky Meetings.