An annoying series of seemingly unnecessary steps that causes a commotion and results in confusion, irritation and resentment by the people who inevitably have to do all the extra work to fix something they didn't break.
After all the rigamarole Sally caused by changing her tax status and then 10 other people followed suit, we have to re-enter all the timesheets which means payroll will be late! This has never happened before, I'll have to call the bank and investigate our options, it's already after 4:30, somebody better still be there...this is going to wreck my date tonight, if I'm going to be that late, I might as well not go at all...Sally is SUCH a bitch!"
Pregnant, usually unplanned, Irish slang, as in "knocked up"
From the great Irish film, THE SNAPPER:
"She's gone and got herself up the pole"
pregnant, usually unplanned, as in Up the Pole
She's gone and got herself up the spout, or...
From the great Irish film, The Snapper: "She's gone and got herself up the pole."
Also see Snapper: Fetus, Unborn Baby
Fetus, unborn baby, Irish slang
As in the great Irish film, The Snapper: The daughter's pregnant belly is referred to as the Snapper...Ah, he or she's a real Snapper!