atheism: An annoying belief system ignored by everyone, with the exception of those who believe in its annoying opposite.

IPO: Abbreviation for Initial Public Offering, a sacrificial ritual of corporate finance closed to the public.


acquisition: The means of escaping something created with the sole intent of getting rid of it.

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