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Joe Bloggs

A typical, ordinary, average person. (Technically gender neutral, though suggesting a male given the use of "Joe.") Their security is so lax that any old Joe Bloggs could walk right up and take their equipment. For any new piece of technology to succeed in the market these days, it has to be easy for any Joe Bloggs to pick up and use.
See also: joe

ˌJoe ˈBloggs

(British English) (American English ˌJoe ˈBlow) (informal) a way of referring to a typical ordinary person: What will this promised cut in taxes really mean to Joe Bloggs and his family?As the son of a senator, of course he has advantages that the average Joe Blow doesn’t have.
See also: joe
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It doesn't matter how you look at it, ie carrying it for protection or because Joe blogs carries one, it is a lethal weapon and I think if you carry a knife, irrespective of circumstances, you do intend on using it.
Your bravery could make a difference James Eul LAST I checked we referred to people as Joe Blogs AM, not Joe Blogs gay AM.
This would enable the manager to determine, "Did Joe Blogs really join the organization, or is Joe Blogs a fictitious person that was created by a systems administrator to get around dual controls?
They need to understand empathy, and how a patient is really feeling--they aren't just Joe Blogs in bed nine.
You need to know whether you are contracting with a limited company, a firm, or Joe Blogs trading as "XYZ".
So when Joe Blogs phoned up to say so-and-so was abusing so-and-so the rules were you had to inform your manager within two hours.