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At the end of the day

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.