Learn English Grammar From A–Z
- The program is incorrigible; once a boondoggle, always a boondoggle.
- This has been a boondoggle and a PR sham that pays utilities to build more dirty plants while claiming to be coming clean.
- But in the view of serious energy policy experts, the project bears all the hallmarks of a boondoggle.
- The PQ was especially given to swallowing corporate dogma whole, as evidenced by their mammoth funding of the short-lived ‘multimedia boom’ and other boondoggles.
- Aren't these live horseracing broadcasts boondoggles?
- But guess whom they blame for the whole boondoggle?
- Sam knew how to prevent an opportunity like this from turning into a boondoggle for some official's family and friends.
- And highfliers with thriving core businesses pump capital into excess capacity or real estate boondoggles - or siphon funds into private projects.
- As you may guess I am no fan of corporate-welfare boondoggles, but I hope that the provision to extend Daylight Savings Time survives to become law.
- It's an absolute boondoggle, but I'm bringing it back.
- Private healthcare is a huge boondoggle for insurance companies and related industries who have enormous influence over both political parties.
- Will the blackout prove to be a boon or a boondoggle for business owners?
- Another boondoggle for the rich to jet somewhere exotic to gush over their concern for the poor.
- The governor has become Santa Claus for every legislator with visions of boondoggles dancing in their heads.
- Given the colorful history of federal boondoggles - billion-dollar weapons systems that misfire, $600 toilet seats - that's an understandable concern.
- That's the time-off we manage to squeeze in during the business boondoggles to the Caribbean, or the hours not spent checking in via e-mail or cell phone.
- So why buy more of what looks like one of the great military boondoggles?
- But to interview, over five years, 425 people, some of them scarcely or not at all relevant to the ostensible topic, smells of academic boondoggle to me.
- He probably ends up working on some military boondoggle somewhere.
- The supervisors' broadband/cable/phone proposal is a more straightforward boondoggle, involving massive new pipe laying during a sewer dig.
- Their license area continues to be under attack as a political or ethnic boondoggle.