The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #59418   Message #1425283
Posted By: Amos
02-Mar-05 - 05:22 PM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
"The tendency of a small, insular group of people to argue incessantly among temselves over the exact meaning, derivation and pronunciation of obscure words with which the majority of the population is largely unfamiliar."

I have no word for this tendency to cluckfester, but I asm certain that a manifestation of the tendency, or an instantiation of the verb, is a cluckfest.