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cheap and shoddy

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It was the usual collection of small oddments: bits of cloth, quack medicines, cheap fairings, a clothful of atta - greyish, rough- ground native flour - twists of down-country tobacco, tawdry pipe- stems, and a packet of curry-stuff, all wrapped in.
The last scene of her dismal Vanity Fair comedy was fast approaching; the tawdry lamps were going out one by one; and the dark curtain was almost ready to descend.
But it's a tawdry deal on a whole number of levels that carries the real risk of undoing the hard-won progress made since Fianna Fail collapsed the economy.
unds followed that tawdry tweets ut his wife ng a "normal ".
COUNCIL bosses have been accused of making the city's streets look tawdry and tatty after plans to line major commuter routes in Birmingham with money-spinning banner adverts were approved.
The media's representation of this wonderful occasion is a tawdry assault on our senses in the name of commercialism and bulimic excess.
But the presenter of the BBC2 show told the Radio Times he did not vote at a recent election, a decision which he regretted, and people "are sick of the tawdry pretences" in politics.
But the presenter of the BBC2 show has now told the Radio Times that he did not vote at a recent election, a decision which he regretted, and that people "are sick of the tawdry pretences" in politics.
Writing in The Times, Mr Darling, who as chancellor led negotiations over the RBS bailout, insisted: "There is something tawdry about the Government directing its fire at Fred Goodwin alone; if it's right to annul his knighthood, what about the honours of others who were involved in RBS and HBoS?
Summary: Following the court decision to rule in favor of Benihana Kuwait, Alex McNabb says he is amazedby how utterly, unbelievably stupid Benihana Kuwait is being in pursuing this tawdry case - and how idiotic Benihana of Tokyo is being by allowing these morons to drag its name through the mud like this.
If you want to keep your friends then you shouldn't discuss your tawdry tales.
And as they see it, that makes Ford an adulterer who "loved to sit with tawdry reporters and blather about sex.
If their claims are true, it is the latest tawdry episode for a show which seems to have lost its way since Simon Cowell gave up the hot-seat to concentrate on X Factor USA.
The singer admitted they like tawdry romance the most.
What is not clear is how whether tawdry depictions of women athletes influence judgments of femininity and heterosexuality and whether tawdry representations concurrently harm perceptions concerning athletic ability.