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Amid the sneering reports, notably in the UK press, which extended their disdain for the appointments to a general (and highly unjustified) beastliness towards Belgium, little was heard from voices that suggested that appointing superstars and super-heroes to the two posts was not the only option.
Demi Moore in Ghost, during Patrick Swayze's premature demise, was one, and Cheryl Cole dealing with Simon Cowell's beastliness is another.
138) They might all too easily "lead to a creeping escalation of disorder and beastliness that will, sooner or later, reach the shores of the complacent, the rich and the indifferent.
She was indeed all that was good and beautiful against dark beastliness.
But these flaws he holds to be in part the fruit of revolution and the result of "some beastliness in the Russian nature--or in the Russian and Jewish natures when, as now, they are allied.
This time, though, it was not a one-man show from Milan, the rugged beastliness of Gennaro Gattuso the perfect foil to the beauty from the Brazilian, as United's Achilles heel was exposed time and time again.
If in this production Caliban represented humanity's beastliness, a thing of darkness we must all acknowledge as our own, then Stephano's and Trinculo's obvious pleasure at his drunkenness implicated us all in their murderous plots.
The Quakers (the 19th- and 20th-century Lansbury type--Fox was no such rabbit) are more responsible for the past 200 years of mounting beastliness in war than all the officers that ever lived.
58) Dystopias are rarely charged with either boredom or dryness, since their stock-in-trade of human beastliness remains captivating to conventional post-lapsarian sensibilities.
I think the reason there is all this beastliness towards [him] is because he is not particularly good looking.
These matters were for other pens than hers because hers was designed for the depiction of another kind of beastliness, a kind that is less operatic and apocalyptic to behold, but often more pernicious in its effect upon humanity's capacity to suffer--and that is human treachery and most especially, the treachery of women, and, pertinent to the theme of this conference, the treachery and cruelty of family.
As Sidney's vocabulary suggests, what made Phalaris' tyranny so striking was its very beastliness.