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What a shame the money will come out of taxpayers' pockets rather than the dunderheads responsible.
The point being that the dunderheads AKA blockheads will never pick up on what's important; will never be able to rapidly readjust to a new set of facts; will in fact react just like the dodo bird and try to continue to survive in the face of a major change in the environment.
You have loud-mouth know-nothings; parochial dunderheads who'd struggle to distinguish chocolate from dog poo.
As regular racegoers are only too aware, its cast of characters covers the lexicon from the brash to the brave, the ne'er-do-wells, the chancers, the smart minds and dunderheads, the driven and the drifters.
I expect too that we'll deal pretty well with whatever weather winter brings us: only a nation led by utter dunderheads would be caught out by a bit of snow two years running.
But it's not the horse, sixth behind Makfi at Newmarket on his only start of 2010, who is the villain, but the dunderheads among us who prematurely declared him the Second Coming WORKFORCE'S ARC IT'S such a shame Sir Michael Stoute can't resist sticking up two fingers at the racing press, because he is truly a master of his trade.
After all, if nothing else, we are used to blatantly obvious hypocrisy from the thundering dunderheads.
Paul Fleischman (text) The Dunderheads Candlewick, 2009 56pp $27.
Author Paul Fleischman, whose many honors include the 1989 Newbery Medal for "Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices," takes the nasty teacher caricature to the extreme in "The Dunderheads.
Keep all this in mind when these dunderheads come up for re-election.
What sort of message does the treatment by these dunderheads to a visitor to our region send out?
THE dunderheads who have ruled that Learco Chindamo should not be deported to Italy after he has completed his sentence for murdering schoolmaster Philip Lawrence has increased the case for the abolition of many of Britain's pointless quangos.
There are, believe it or not, dunderheads out there prepared to bet on this piffle and the book for the big event opens at 9.
The Hollywood studio niche labels have all passed on Michael Winterbottom's accomplished drama-doc "The Road to Guantanamo," apparently because the depiction of American soldiers in Iraq is one of dunderheads rather than heroic do-gooders; the pic, which won a director nod for Winterbottom at the recent Berlin Fest, has been sold in most Euro territories.
But he complains "For me and other dunderheads you might have explained in Answers and Solutions the nature of the wordplay in 'Battus in Wonderland'.