Yup, pretty icky, I agree. But let me see ....
Department of Defense: Didn't that used to be the more comprehensible War Department?
Human Resources: Didn't that used to be Personnel back when employees were considered people and not spark plugs or crescent wrenches?
And the most insulting of all (chocolate alert!) is the chocolate-looking cake that tastes like reconstituted cardboard and sugar.
And then there's always Enlightenment ... but we won't go there.