Posted by ESC on April 01, 2005
In Reply to: Meaning of "stove piped" posted by Bruce Kahl on April 01, 2005
: : also from politics
: Low level information bypassing the usual examinations and fact checks and being passed on--stovepiped--to the higher ups.
: This was done 2 years ago by the current regime installed in Washington, DC in the US of A which resulted in an invasion and a "war".
From the archives: Stovepiping at http://www.phrases.org.uk/bulletin_board/34/messages/842.html