Words are cheap and used in excess and that should give us all the more reason to think about what we say. Random babblings, foot in mouth syndrome, bad jokes, and diarrhea of the mouth can all be a thing of the past if we work to engage our brain before engaging our mouth. Can you start a car before putting they key in the ignition? No. Thus we shouldn't let our mouth take over before we start our brain.
A popular story that circulated the Internet a couple of years ago involves a female news anchor at a network in Michigan. After the weather man had predicted a huge snowstorm that didn't come she said, "So Bob, where's that eight inches you promised me last night?"
Ladies and gentlemen, that's a wrap.