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the existing state of affairs

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He told us all about his career and who Status Quo were.
Engage the Power of Observation: The status quo is an older system.
And the status quo is great for the oligarchs and power elites.
If you increase the population of Karachi, the status quo could be affected,' he said.
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Coghlan explains the switch from Status Quo and how the need for a Quo sound came about by saying, "since leaving [Status Quo] in 1981 I've played with loads of guitarists and they'd say let's stick a couple of Quo songs in and they would come unstuck.
After rocking all over the world for five decades in the business, Status Quo are one of the most successful bands of all time with more UK chart entries than any other group, and 118 million records sold worldwide, earning the prestigious Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music.
I first saw Status Quo at the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in December 2001.
Status Quo have sold over 118 million records throughout their illustrious career and have achieved 43 hit albums in the British Albums Chart; more than any other band apart from The Rolling Stones.
Thus, when evaluating more restrictive regulations than the status quo, moose hunters should be reluctant to support regulations other than the status quo (Decker et al.
Year Five pupil Mohammed Abusalama said: "It was great to get to hold the instruments and join in with the drummer from Status Quo - I'm not sure who he is but my teacher Mrs Ramsey said he is awesome and was in a brilliant band.
BRUSSELS, Oct 27 (KUNA) -- Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas expressed fear Monday that situation in Palestinian territories could deteriorate further because of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyha's intention to change status quo of the Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem, Islam's third holiest site.
PREVIEW Status Quo WOLVERHAMPTON CIVIC HALL FOLLOWING the success of the Aquostic album which gave the band a top five hit and a special one-off gig at London's Roundhouse, Status Quo are undertaking a short UK acoustic tour.
Then the penny dropped - the landmark revelation was a concert by, er, wrinkly rockers Status Quo.
Conservatism" is here understood as the political doctrine that the status quo enjoys pride of place and that policies and procedures that involve substantial change from the accepted ways are to be met with skepticism and mistrust.