I rather like this. I especially like the way a book on blowing the lid off how reporters talk is reported…hope he got his tongue out of his cheek =)
Oh, and my favourites from the list? Well, “bonk” is one I use, and “boffins” is one I plan on putting into my repertoire. Though if I hear one more person say “at the end of the day” I will cram the mic down their throat.