1 - Expression used in the case when somebody is making a choice where the person makes the more intelligent of the options.
2 - Expression used to describe a state of mind where one does not let the small or pointless things affect them.
3 - Expression used to describe when somebody goes beast mode.
Johnny: Would you rather have a ham sandwich or a fillet mignon for lunch?
Chuck: FTDS! I'll take option 2!
Chuck: But Microsoft stock went down 2 points...
Johnny: FTDS. It doesn't matter. Let's get the fillets anyway.
Tim: I think Chuck and Johnny are currently fucking the dumb shit for lunch.
The phrase is used to describe a hardship at work relating to a fault or short coming of your aircraft.
The phrase is widely used amongst airline crew in relation to a hardship at work. It originated from crew operating the Dornier 328 aircraft but due to staff rotation to other operators the phrase has started to become widespread.
Why do passengers bring such large bags on the aircraft, FTD.
My wife was laid off from her job at age 59, and shortly thereafter was diagnosed with FTD (Frontotemporal Dementia).