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Karim, member of the Anti-Racism and Diversity Intergroup in the European Parliament, criticised some political groups for taking advantage of the situation and adding fuel to the fire.
And we've had dictators on the show," said Stewart, adding fuel to the fire.
Also some days back the Samsung Nexus 10 manual had also leaked adding fuel to the fire.
REGARDING "Mersey Shore" I feel that Liverpool has enough flak without a show like this, this is just adding fuel to the fire and will give people more reasons to dislike and judge Scousers.
But Ferguson has no intention of adding fuel to the fire.
Katrina, too, on her part, keeps adding fuel to the fire.
As the United Nations weathers a media beating over its falsified exaggeration of Himalayan glacier melt (see our February 15 issue, page 7), new reports are adding fuel to the fire pointing out other blatant errors espoused by the international body.
The internal Palestinian divide is adding fuel to the fire.
Adding fuel to the fire is an interesting statement in a Wall Street Journal article about how advance balloting in states that allow absentee voting well in advance of an election could affect the impact of Iowa's first caucus and New Hampshire's first primary.