RAMALLAH, West Bank: Sepp Blatter said Sunday he is confident of being re-elected president of FIFA when world football's ruling body votes on June 1, brushing off
calls from his rival Mohammad bin Hammam to stand down over allegations of bribery facing FIFA officials.
Stocks resumed their record-setting march Tuesday, quickly brushing off
a series of profit warnings by leading technology companies that threatened to derail Wall Street's two-month rally.
Then the cleric rubbed salt into the wounds of Foley's victim by arrogantly brushing off
stern criticism of his actions.
I don't think you deal with that attitude by brushing off
such a suggestion,'' Lewis said.
Jewell said: "I went through last season brushing off
all talk of promotion and play-offs, and it will be the same again.