On the inside, I am nine. Because of this, lots of newsroom slang cracks me up. You may not share this low sense of humor, but I have a feeling some of you will.
At the risk of getting unwanted Google hits, here is a list of things one is apt to hear on a shift:
Hey, are you rimming tonight?
Did that page go down on you?
I need to get a reefer.
I'm on the slot.
I'm looking for the come box; anyone know where it is?