maggot factor
 n.— «Nina Tassler, new president of CBS entertainment, referring to the grisliest elements of “CSI: NY.”…”We refer to it at home as ‘the maggot factor,’” she shared Tuesday. “It’s told within the context of the science of the show, and I think that’s what audiences expect from it.”» —“Delving into CBS’s maggots and Memogate: A time to be blunt” by Melanie McFarland Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Wash.) Jan. 20, 2005. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

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