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I didn't deliberately break the rules in Aintree, I counted to eight but the instinctive slap down the shoulder got me in trouble.
Although a deal to sell the Times Square tower to Istithmar fell through earlier this month, the Dubai-based investment holding company did slap down $1.
That sounds chillingly similar to Total Information Awareness, the Orwellian program that we helped to expose and slap down in 2003.
Let us overlook the fact that the whole redesign was inspired by the ACLU (Association for Crushing Liberty and Understanding) itch to slap down Christians everywhere, and that the board itself took the opportunity to get enviro-giggles by writing the oil industry out of L.
First Minister Jack McConnell and his team have moved quickly to slap down the latest shoddy attempt to sow disillusion and doubt about our ability to run our own affairs.
Tony Blair was yesterday forced to slap down publicly his father-in-law, Tony Booth, over demands for the earnings link with pensions to be restored.