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extinct species of primitive hominid with upright stature but small brain

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The company is operated by Becker (John Douglas Thompson), an upright man who sets stringent rules for his drivers, including no drinking, be courteous, and replace and clean tools.
A flaw in the film is its portrayal of a Soviet agent in the 1950s and 1960s as a scrupulously upright man of character.
Also, he used to be such an upright man and now he stoops and shuffles along rather than striding out.
He said that Comrade Abro was a very upright man who never compromised on principles.
As if the internet was not already one of the biggest time-wasters in the whole history of upright man, (or woman,) social media takes people off on totally unnecessary and frivolous journeys when they should be doing important things like, a) WORK, b) housework, c) WORK, d) anything else they normally did before they got sucked into the vortex, nay black hole, of SM.
My problem with all this is that, to me, very much a friend of the Cyprus Mail, none of this invective is in any way descriptive of Giorgos Perdikis, an honest and upright man whom I have known for over 20 years.
He received this tribute on his death in 1244: "He was an upright man without dissimulation, free open and devoid of pride, his behaviour endeared him to all with whom he had dealings and the charities he bestowed were well chosen and well timed and they added to his reputation.
Close friend and Twin Town co-star Boyd Clack said: "His family were the most important thing to him - he was a good, honest, decent and upright man.
Al-Turabi also spoke highly of the late SCP leader, describing Nugud as a charismatic and an upright man who led his party through a period of extreme complications.
The court said that Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani is not an upright man and he showed loyalty for a political party instead of the Constitution .
She wrote of integrity: "The upright man is guided by a fixed Principle (God), which destines him to do nothing but what is honourable, and to abhor whatever is base or unworthy; .
Late Mohsin Pal was a multifaceted personality, an honest upright man with many qualities.
I made my father's ashes into a cylinder because he was a very tall, upright man.
Edward Wilmot was a very upright man - a pillar of the community.