Posts Tagged ‘clusterfuck’

In the film Heartbreak Ridge, Clint Eastwood was given a rather lovely line. Playing the role of an ornery veteran US Marine, at a formal reception Eastwood was asked by the General commanding the Marines what he thought of an operation earlier that day. “It was a clusterfuck.” Not just a fuck-up but a whole cluster of fuck-ups. I suspect Eastwood enjoyed using that.

The description of ‘clusterfuck’ at times seems to be a pretty good assessment of aspects of certain things here in the Australian capital, Canberra. (more…)