THE BOSS: Since the use of human metaphor caused some... confusion, I will try to be more explicit going forward.
THE BOSS: The position we are currently seeking to fill was previously held by a mortal. This was... unusual, and were it not for his extraordinary contributions to the field he would never have been admitted into our ranks.
THE BOSS: However, a precedent has now been set, and we now have other mortal petitioners seeking to join us.
G’OO’GL: Don’t be evil.
THE BOSS: There is no elephant! There never was an elephant! Stop talking about the elephant!