Let's discuss the word "daft."
It is a very English -- Ye Olde English -- word that some would translate as "foolish." And others would translate as "utterly, mindbendingly insane."
There is a band called Daft Punk, which, though French, got its name when an English music magazine described the music its members originally created as "daft punk."
Here is the denouement: It's a daft idea to get an interviewee to dance to Daft Punk.
When I say "interviewee," I don't mean interviewing for a place in … Read more