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shockingly repellent

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When the members of a wealthy Staten Island family are found murdered at their home, the detectives on the scene are shocked by the grisly discovery.
GRISLY Forensic officers with body in Newtownabbey, Co Antrim, yesterday
After the grisly slaying of University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard in October, gay activists predicted that hate-crimes legislation would gain new political momentum, especially in Wyoming and surrounding Rocky Mountain states.
Ten people have fallen sick after the grisly discovery of a severed cow's tongue at their office raised fears they were being targetted by witchcraft or voodoo.
Damien Hirst keeps turning out variations on his grisly menagerie, extrapolating on the idea of death-as-sculpture with a parade of preserved sharks, lambs, cows, and their various body parts.
The grisly discovery was made last Wednesday by the Iranian owner of the Mermaid Fish Shop in Galway City in Ireland.
Horror fans won't want to miss this grisly offering - unless they're planning a backpacking holiday, in which case they might be better off giving it a wide berth.
A farmer plowing a field makes a grisly discovery--the decomposed body of a young man.
For months gay "club kids" in New York City kept quiet about a grisly murder.
Furious MPs last night demanded a ban on a grisly new video of surgeons operating on patients with electric drills and power-saws.
It may not be quite as chilling as the 1977 original, but this is still a grisly and effective horror - viewers who aren't hardened gore fans may want to keep a cushion handy to hide behind.
Residents on the Isle of Rum in the Hebrides were puzzled when they started finding the grisly remains of Manx shearwater chicks.
POLICE were yesterday probing the grisly discovery of half of a man's body at a burned out warehouse.
Actor Brian Capron, who plays Richard, said: "They have gone to town to give Richard the grisly send- off he truly deserves."
Police who discovered him in his south London flat after his sister reported him missing, had the grisly task of peeling off the three separate S&M sex outfits.