messenger

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a person who carries messages or is sent on errands

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Thus another case of trying to kill the messenger had backfired.
The best response from black communities is not to kill the messenger but to mount a vigorous attack in the robust glare of publicity on the message.
People are also less reluctant to reveal problems, because there's less fear that management will kill the messenger.
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In addition to The Worlds End, upcoming Focus Features releases include Closed Circuit, the suspense thriller directed by John Crowley and starring Eric Bana and Rebecca Hall; the true-life dramatic thriller Kill the Messenger, to be directed by Michael Cuesta and star Jeremy Renner; the comedic fable The Boxtrolls, the new animated feature from LAIKA, directed by Anthony Stacchi and Graham Annable with a voice cast that includes Ben Kingsley, Toni Collette, Elle Fanning, Isaac Hempstead-Wright, and Tracy Morgan; Black Sea, the adventure thriller to star Jude Law for Academy Award-wining director Kevin Macdonald; and Dallas Buyers Club, the fact-based drama directed by Jean-Marc Vallee and starring Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, and Jared Leto.
Some messengers even suffered death for their efforts, hence the phrase "to kill the messenger.