Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Metaphor, off-course

A commentator on CNN this afternoon: “Corporate America has become the moral compass that is leading the argument.”

Related reading
All OCA metaphor posts (Pinboard)

[I’ve broken my no-cable-news vow, repeatedly, repeatedly.]

comments: 4

Frex said...

Metaphor aside, who ever thought anyone would call Corporate America a moral compass? Crazy days indeed...

Michael Leddy said...

It’s crazy. I think that the compass is pointing to CYA.

Fresca said...

I had to look up CYA.
Canadian Yachting Association???


Michael Leddy said...

I must know it from working in academia: people writing CYA memos.