Recent Praise for "Second Alibi: The Banality
The vulgarity of the operative language is further reinforced by the banality
This a ghastly return of Abermensch mentality that was the mark of Hitler's Nazism - an idyllic country is once again exposed to the banality
Newport, by contrast, privatized, with wealthy vacationers building lavish and elegant "cottages" to provide seclusion from the banality
of hotel life.
TV bosses have decided to help bring about the end of reality programming, which they predict is just around the corner, with the ultimate in mind-numbing banality
As the Cannes Palme d'Or winner tracks a day in the life of a typical high school, Van Sant sees banality
and beauty in daily routines that are shattered by kids armed to the teeth with assault rifles and homemade bombs.
A central theme of The Order of the Phoenix, then, is what Hannah Arendt called "the banality
Fighting to preserve their banality
, they slammed against each other in attempts to safeguard their individuality and isolation.
Consulting ten different textbooks, he found "sloppy definitions, specious moral equivalencies, the uncritical perpetuation of myths about terrorism, descriptive unanalytical filler, superficiality, and banality
Garth Crooks's convoluted questioning has already become legend, but the athletics coverage from Manchester set world records for banality
and conflict of interest, with Sally Gunnell in the gold medal position.
Dillon allows this undramatic player to convert to rich banality
the extraordinary drama of the Cold War.
Bergen: The Banality
of Evil: Hannah Arendt and "The Final Solution.
The vast majority of the believers he meets are reassuringly mired in banality
Produced by the late painter Roy Lichtenstein and his wife, Jazz-a-Ma-Tazz takes children's songs such as "Skip to My Lou" and puts them in jazz settings in a manner that kids should be able to enjoy but which is not completely "dumbed down" to the point of banality
If Hannah Arendt (1906-75) leaves no other intellectual legacy, her notion of "the banality
of evil" seems certain to ensure her a place in the history of Western thought.