bring home the bacon


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"Papers' local owners bring home the bacon; daily readership soars with high-flying swine."
I'm as heartbroken as any other Irish sports fan that Drico and the lads didn't bring home the bacon.
This system has been building since World War II, and the constituents of a district or state have continued to reward members of Congress who "bring home the bacon' of defense contracts.
There was once some doubt about Robin van Persie's ability to bring home the bacon against the top sides, but he dropped that jinx when he took Fergie's shilling.
The money was spot on with Crawley, who opened up at 33-1 before walking the division, and Fleetwood were backed from 12-1 into 5-1 favouritism, but this time it's a more obvious side who are expected to bring home the bacon.
FARMERS who can help everyone bring home the bacon are being sought by an abattoir in South Wales.
Soon we will see who has the stones to bring home the bacon.
It's supposed to bring home the bacon, to deliver it to you, the people of Wales.
If Cllr Nolan and his team can bring home the bacon, no-one would begrudge them their few days in the sun.
t t e e There was once some doubt about Robin van Persie's ability to bring home the bacon against the top sides, but he dropped that jinx when he took Fergie's shilling.
SKANE MEADOWS (T6) took a flier in the heats and looks the value call in a wide-open decider to bring home the bacon for trainer Julie Calvert.
Finally, take Inverness at 15-8 to bring home the bacon from St Mirren (6-4).
In a speech to the party's post-election conference in Cardiff Mr Morgan talked of the need to bring home the bacon after being given a mandate by the electorate.
Serious punters swear by home advantage and, though I have no pretensions about being a serious punter and - with three kids - see no advantage in being home, I've already had a dabble on Chile at 4-1 with Betway to bring home the bacon.
Sadly there was no sign of him, though, and pars from Ogilvy at 17 and 18 were never going to be enough to bring home the bacon. The Aussie finished fourth and the two bags of winnings I had painstakingly nurtured over the previous fortnight had disappeared on one tournament.