It often reads like water-cooler conversation or, worse, like a Larry King interview.
As for ordinary folks, water-cooler talk tends to revolve around a memorable line or telling anecdote.
If 2014 was any indication, the coming TV schedule is sure to be filled with plenty of water-cooler shows.
On a self-promotional level, they know such stories are water-cooler material and magnets for traffic.
He walked to the water-cooler, took a drink, and returned to his seat.
I am making a battery of that water-cooler, to strengthen it.
The interested spectators of the little drama included two men near the water-cooler who were perfectly sober.
"That's good," said Mary Turner, as she went to the water-cooler.
The water-cooler was left empty, and the incubator was in a state of dampness alarming to behold.
A man on his way to the water-cooler stopped abruptly at his side.