Posted by Word Camel on January 18, 2003
In Reply to: At the end of the day posted by R. Berg on January 17, 2003
: : Thanks
to Colin Powell the follow phrase is painfully over-used:
: : ...At the end of the day...
: : Please help put a stop to the use of this "no added value" phrase. Thanks
: Didn't that one first become popular in the U.K. and drift westward?
I think that's right, at least this is my experience. I don't mind it; actually I mind "added value" more.