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YEARS ago Britain was faced with the dreaded prospect of the 'Friday car' - a sad sack of a vehicle that was produced by jaded workers who would throw anything together before heading home for beer and blessed relief from the mindless monotony of the production line.
Todd Carty plays the sad sack role of Patsy just as it should be.
Other legends of the game who came to prominence during the year include Vince Lombardi a coach for the Giants who implemented his win-at-all-costs philosophy to turn the heretofore sad sack Green Bay Packers into a proud dynasty.
Glumness specialist Luke Wilson plays the title sad sack in "Henry Poole Is Here.
Younger readers may find it boring; older readers may find it depressing, or wonder why the main character is such a sad sack.
THE November story "Remembering Sad Sack," was very well done, though I have to admit that before reading the article I had never heard of Sad Sack.
They recruit high school sad sack Kate (Brittany Snow) who has apparently never been on a date.
ALL THIS SPOT TALK GOT ME WONDERING ABOUT ROGER SPOHN, THE SAD SACK MEDICAL MARIJUANA PATIENT 1 PROFILED IN A PREVIOUS STORY, * SO I MET UP WITH HIM AGAIN TO CATCH UP .
As a hapless private, Baker spent evenings "drawing cartoons of army life using the Sad Sack as the bewildered civilian trying to be a soldier.
And now, in Kennedy's latest novel, Paradise, just out from Knopf, we meet thirty-six-year-old sad sack Hannah Luckraft, who sells cardboard for a living and whose spirit--indeed, whose life--is being steadily eroded by her insatiable thirst for alcohol.
Upon arriving in September 2002, Turcotte expected to find a sad sack organization with major talent deficiencies.
This is the one where the irresponsible sad sack winds up being a foster father to an adorable kid (so you don't confuse it with the irresponsible sad sack caddy or the irresponsible sad sack millionaire or the ISS band singer movies).
At times, the film seems determined to disprove Shelagh Kelly's Singles dictum: "Desperation is the worst sort of cologne"; in this film, everyone gets laid no matter how sad sack they seem.
The central character is a composite of the Sad Sack, Charlie Chaplin, and Petrouchka.
Two noted characters made their initial appearance in Yank--the Sad Sack and <IR> ARTIE GREEN-GROIN </IR> .