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Faith workers

The two gentlemen pictured below Amicus sees fit to call 'faith workers'.

I nominate 'faith worker' as the year's vilest neologism, and I seriously doubt that either the Chief Rabbi or the Archbishop of Canterbury will be putting it on their visiting cards any time soon.

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Anonymous verity said... 2:04 pm

Interesting that this term "worker" is used to diminish the role of religious leaders, yet elevate prostitutes.  

Anonymous David Allen said... 4:32 pm

Yes, Verity. And I can't see 'What the sex worker said to the faith worker' jokes taking off, either. Nor 'Sex worker and faith worker' fancy dress parties....  

Blogger Ed said... 5:59 pm

But what did the entertainment worker say to the senior faith worker?  

Anonymous verity said... 7:05 pm

I couldn't hear because the sound system worker had the sound up way too loud. If anyone complained, the police workers would have to be called.  

Blogger Croydonian said... 7:44 pm

Perhaps I should bring all this to the attention of my political worker...  

Anonymous verity said... 8:38 pm

Croydonian - V good!  

Blogger Croydonian said... 8:55 pm

Kind of you to say so.

What with a Queen and all these workers, I suppose it would be redundant to ask where are the drones...  

Blogger CityUnslicker said... 10:45 pm


Can we get the language as far as benefits worker or seeking worker?  

Anonymous verity said... 11:54 pm

Oooh, good idea, CU! Benefits workers ... yes ...

C'mon, people actually looking for work would be work-seeking workers ...

Being as how it's getting along for cocktail time my times, I am putting in time as a drink worker.  

Blogger Croydonian said... 11:45 am

I hope we are all feeling refreshed after putting in some time as sleep workers.....  

Blogger CityUnslicker said... 1:37 pm

and by responding to this, can you clarify whether I ama blog worker or comment worker?  

Blogger Croydonian said... 1:43 pm

Hmm, tough call CU. I think you are a blog worker moonlighting as a comment worker.  

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