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As Channel 4 has pulled the rug from under Racing UK's feet on the more prestigious races, it now seems a very disjointed set-up.
I'd supported Nader in 2000, and I'd never quite bought the blather that he had pulled the rug from under Gore, but this time .
So whilst they were busily trying to secure their London base by telling the Richard Commission that Wales really didn't deserve more powers,Tony Blair had pulled the rug from under them.
Retailer Carpetright pulled the rug from under City forecasts yesterday after warning that full-year profits would be slightly below market hopes.
Cynthia Cooper pulled the rug from under the Worldcom organisation, revealing shady accounting practices.
CREDITORS finally pulled the rug from under Daewoo yesterday after talks with unions collapsed.
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