When CEO Jamie Dimon first announced the loss in April, he pegged it at just $2 billion, and called it “a tempest in a teapot.”
“I thought that was, frankly, a tempest in the teapot,” he says with a smile.
Of course, this particular fooforaw may be a tempest in a teapot: OPM may rule that they can offer subsidies to staffers.
Brown dismissed the attention surrounding Marinelli as a “tempest in a teapot” drummed up by the gay press.
It would be easy to dismiss the fuss as a tempest in a teapot or so much inside baseball.
Tommy, boy, fetch out the loaf and the cheese and the teapot.
I had given tea and a teapot, with instructions, to the waiter.
If she's caught a rat and is making soup in my teapot with it, I shan't feel to enjoy leaving her alone with my teapot.
"You'd frighten them away, if you did," said Mrs. Jenkins, dashing some water into the teapot.
He looked into the teapot, where the drained leaves were still warm.