1) Quitting when faced with adversity.
to questions with cliches
and colloquialisms to avoid admitting that you don't have the slightest idea
what you're talking about.
1) John is quitting his job because
his manager got mad at him for being late.
I asked my history teacher about the Battle of Antietam, I could
tell he was Pullin' a Palin when
he started rambling
about the Industrial Revolution.