We're all familiar with the collective nouns of years past: a pride of lions, a flock of chickens, a platoon of lawyers and even an exaltation of larks. Here are some suggested collectives for the 1990s:
A smear of supermarkets tabloid journalists.A take of U.S. senators.
A snooze of television analysts.
A grumbling of former secretaries of state.
A bafflement of computer technicians.