Forbidden Topics

At the office certain themes repeatedly come up in conversation, to such an extent that they've become a running joke. Some people are so annoyed that they say, "You can't talk about that!" when debate begins. I haven't yet learned most of the taboo issues, but two that I'm aware of are:

Folks have suggested making a list of forbidden topics and putting up a sign that says:

___ Days Since ___ Was Discussed

... like the signage one sometimes sees at construction sites displaying how long since the last accident.

^z - 2009-07-13