Anything that impedes or otherwise interferes with a process going forward.
"Militarily, that inquest was a booger in the nose of progress."
"As far as human rights are concerned, this political infighting is a booger in the nose of progress."
Particularly prominent (male) pectoral muscles, reminiscent of Johnny Weismuller (Hollywood's original Tarzan of the Apes). Differentiated from Bluto Boobs (particularly fat, flabby (male) chest muscles, reminiscent of a woman's breasts).
Whoa! Did you get a load of Vin Diesel? Major Tarzan tits, man!
anything that impedes positive social or organizational evolution; a hindrance to social progress
the constant infighting over America's alleged role as world policeman is a booger in the nose of progress
getting bogged down in logistics and semantic quibbles instead of seeking true consensus is a booger in the nose of progress; can't we just lay our differences aside and find common ground in our shared interests?
we all live on one fragile planet: this quibbling about economics while our world dies is a booger in the nose of progress!
treatment of social disease
"Effective treatment of such behavioral syndromes as alcoholism and domestic violence is best approached from a standpoint of sociatry as opposed to psychiatry or adjudication."
the treatment of social disease
as psychiatry is healing of the mind (actually, 'psyche' means 'soul'), pediatrics is the branch of medical practice devoted to children, and geriatrics that devoted to the aged, so SOCIATRY is the healing of society
Man, that burka nonsense in Afghanistan is ripe! What those ragheads need is a solid dose of sociatry!
War is a disease, not a cure. We need to take this world to a sociatrist!
Particularly fat, flabby (male) chest muscles, reminiscent of a woman's breasts. Named for 'Bluto', Popeye the Sailor's nemesis in early Thimble Theatre episodes.
Ugh! Did you notice Bruce's Bluto boobs?
Yeah! Any bigger and he'd need a bra!