scurrilous


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Given that I'm of ample upholstery myself, I was forced to put my bacon roll down and harrumph when I read this scurrilous claim.
7 Bruces' Philosophers Song A GROUP of Australian university lecturers, all called Bruce, make a series of scurrilous allegations against famous philosophers.
I noticed the bridge was covered in graffiti but in my mis-spent Newtown youth the panels were covered with scurrilous innuendo that would have made Murdoch's News of the World look like Goldilocks and the Three Bears, for this was the site of the infamous Newtown Herald - the original "Publish and Be Damned"
THE Supreme Court on Friday sternly told suspended Gujarat IAS officer Pradeep Sharma that it will not hear his plea for a probe into Snoopgate and his " framing in various cases", if he did not delete scurrilous allegations against Chief Minister Narendra Modi from the petitions.
Next year we will commemorate the centenary of the start of World War I, what message will the act of these scurrilous few tell potential visitors about how we, as a city, respect those who gave their all so we may live in relative freedom?
The PMO, in a statement, dismissed the report as "untrue, scurrilous, irresponsible and mischievous.
Let's get the names of these "sources" in print to substantiate what they say, get these scurrilous characters in the light of day, put them through the same intense scrutiny a much needed heart specialist is currently being put through.
May I point out his distress is initiated not by any promises from them, but by the scurrilous rumour campaign waged by Labour during the run-up to the election.
Tweed issued a statement through his solicitor, Philip Smith, which read: "I'm relieved that the jury have taken amatter of minutes to see through these scurrilous and completely groundless allegations.
Among the grievances is the congressman-cum-Senate candidate's vanishing act (until the very last minute, that is) on last year's gay marriage law, coupled with his earlier very public plea for Dems not to vote for Ray Buckley as chair after Buckley was the victim of a series of defamatory, scurrilous and baseless accusations.
Did that person know that this man was sending emails proposing a scurrilous smear campaign against leading Tory MPs?
Former pin-up Jimmy, youngest member of The Osmonds, is to take on the role of scurrilous lawyer Billy Flynn in the multi award winning musical.
While the economy is going to hell in a handbasket, while people are losing their jobs, while things are going under, they're running the most scurrilous campaign in modern history.
NIALL CLAFFEY says that scurrilous rumours of his retirement have been greatly exaggerated.
If a British businessman based in Egypt made scurrilous and unfounded allegations against Hosni Mubarrak then there is no doubt he would be imprisoned and returned to his native country.