bad name


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It was you as always give Old Orlick a bad name to her.
So he sat up at night instead, and played after the family had gone to bed, but that did not do, as it got the house such a bad name.
For the heroic times of copious bleeding and blistering had not yet departed, still less the times of thorough-going theory, when disease in general was called by some bad name, and treated accordingly without shilly-shally--as if, for example, it were to be called insurrection, which must not be fired on with blank-cartridge, but have its blood drawn at once.
Poor Gub-Gub was dreadfully frightened; and the pushmi-pullyu began to sharpen his horns for a fight by rubbing them on the mast of the ship; while Jip kept springing into the air and barking and calling Ben Ali bad names in dog-language.
It asserted that these incidents brought a bad name to Pakistan at the international level.
He said such abhorable incidents were tantamount to conspiracy against the country and also aimed at earning bad name for it.
Surely, it can bring a bad name to our religion too.
The chief justice remarked, 'our heads hang in shame due to the scandal,' adding that those bringing a bad name to Pakistan will not be allowed to go scot-free.
You can attack the President, just don't give the Senate a bad name.
A GROUP of drivers at Teesside Park say a small minority of boy racers are giving them a bad name.
It is sad that actions of a few individuals bring a bad name to Islam.
So don't give every part of the community the same bad name because of a few rotten apples.
5: hours - the length of Bon Jovi's set 20+: songs played 60: disabled fans at the gig, who all received a free Bon Jovi t-shirt from the man himself THE HITS PLAYED Raise Your Hands You Give Love A Bad Name Livin' On A Prayer Bad Medicine Lay Your Hands On Me Sleep When I'm Dead One Wild Night Bed Of Roses
14 ( ANI ): Commenting on reports of Congress President Sonia Gandhi's daughter Priyanka Gandhi's willingness to contest elections from Varanasi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday said that Gandhi would have been thrashed if she had done so as she drinks too much alcohol and has a bad name.
They might sing about giving love a bad name, but The Bon Jovi Experience do nothing but remind us all how great their namesakes were (.