Healy II - A Bad Idea That Just Got Worse

Well, That Was an Expensive Boondoggle


Boondoggle: Futile or useless work. The word is of uncertain origin. cording to one account, it was invented in the 1930s by an American scoutmaster, Robert H. Link, for a type of braided lanyard. This took time and trouble to make, to no useful purpose; hence, the word passed to a futile task in general.…