Window Licker

Window Licker

Slang; an employee who unsuccessfully vies for his/her supervisor's approval in order to achieve a promotion.
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LEADING Scottish owner Willie Hyslop has purchased Rural Hawaii Unraced contender Da Window Licker and the dog will in future race as Toolmaker Me Dad, writes Michael Fortune.
Cllr Rachel Lancaster, who represents Holbrooks ward on Coventry City Council, attracted fierce criticism when she posted a tweet asking: "Been licking the window again have you?" The term "window licker" is well known for being derogatory against people with learning disabilities and is highly offensive.
TWO BBC radio presenters have been suspended after using the term "window licker" during a phone-in.
Then Hawes urged "any window lickers out there"to call the show.
After the truly epochal Window Licker EP, this is one of the year's big letdowns.
Da Window Licker broke smartly and the 5-4 market leader led from Maireads Blake.
Cllr Rachel Lancaster got into a spat on Twitter and replied to a tweet by posting "Been licking the window again have you?" The term "window licker" is well known for being derogatory against people with learning disabilities and is highly offensive.
The best is saved for last with the triple whammy of Squarepusher's recent wonder My Red Hot Car, Aphex Twin's groundbreaking Window Licker and Iceland's Sigur Ros's incandescent Starafur.
But he will need to be very useful if he is to lead home the likes of Burgess Paradise, Da Window Licker and Rockburst Dutch.
Seven piggin' hours I waited with the legion of serial dribblers and shop window lickers who pass as "Britain's Got Talent" hopefuls before doing my thing in front of the judges.
SEVEN piggin' hours I waited with the legion of serial dribblers and shop window lickers who pass for 'Britain's Got Talent' hopefuls before doing my thing in front of Simon Cowell.