Writing & Editing Meaningless phrases people use every day At the end of the day, you’ve got to start at the beginning. We, as human beings, happen to be addicted to the fillers below. But widespread use doesn’t make these turkeys fly. By Matt WilsonJuly 9, 2012 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.