Mad Cyril!

  This NPR story on meetings introduced me to the term “weapon of mass interruption,” as well as to lawmaker Cyril Northcote Parkinson: Parkinson’s Law (“It is a commonplace observation that work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion.”) Parkinson’s Law of Triviality (Also known, excellently, as “bikeshedding.”) (Meetings don’t make me mad, Cyril…. just bummed.) …