I believe "as you know, Bob" is from that most wonderful of writing style sheets, the Turkey City Lexicon. It's full of hilarious yet dead-on comments about the common mistakes we make in writing. Every new writer should be required to memorize it.
oh my dear dog, that IS funny. I do remember this now, one of many many fun and wondrous places I've surfed to.
Cause, as you know Bob, Miss Snark, does like her partials to be piled into a festering, fungal, tenebrous, troglodytic, ichorous, leprous, synonymic heap.