A Boondoggle

Where ever you may work, I hope you don’t have to deal with either of these 2 Words of the Day:
boondoogleA Boondoggle is a North American term referring to the performance of useless or trivial tasks whilst appearing to be doing something important. (Google definition)
kludgePronounced “klooj.” With computers, a term used to describe a piece of hardware or software that basically operates properly but whose construction or design is severely lacking in elegance or logical efficiency. (Google definition)