View Full Version : Touchy Touchy - possibly the pressure?

2nd Dec 2010, 05:40
Qantas CEO Alan Joyce 'appallled' at article in The Australian (http://www.smh.com.au/travel/travel-news/qantas-chief-appalled-at-mock-article-20101201-18gno.html)
Qantas chief 'appalled' at mock article

In the article in The Australian on November 17, Salusinszky reported Mr Joyce as having said: ''Tiz too arly ter judge waaat dat issue is an' 'oy long it 'ill take ter be fixed … It cud be ahn issue wi' de casin' or it cud be an issue wi' de turbo-ines …''
Mr Joyce said he was ''appalled and very annoyed'' And on the writer continued....

–adjective, touch·i·er, touch·i·est.
1. apt to take offense on slight provocation; irritable: He is very touchy when he's tired.

2. requiring caution, tactfulness, or expert handling; precarious; risky: a touchy subject; a touchy situation.

3. sensitive to touch.

4. easily ignited, as tinder.

Which one is it.... 1, 2, 3 or 4? ;)

2nd Dec 2010, 05:43
Who cares?