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The fact that he has chosen to add fuel to the flames of the comments he made earlier this week on the BBC One Show again beggars belief.
And we urge no-one to add fuel to the flames by rumour-mongering.
Both sides shrugged off the incident but the aggro between the teams is there and Johnson's description of Kevin Pietersen as a 'smart a***' will add fuel to the flames.
Both sides shrugged off the incident but rest assured the aggro between the teams is there and Johnson's description of Kevin Pietersen as a 'smart arse' will only add fuel to the flames.
The Vice Prime Minister said some law enforcement officials and judges add fuel to the flames.
China Mobile is to release the closely-watched 3G Ophone next week, while rival China Unicom is to bring Apple's iPhone to China as soon as Friday, which may add fuel to the flames in the fiercely competitive Chinese market.