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I DO not wish to enter the political arena but most readers will perhaps agree with me that Clare should get the Short end of the stick immediately and Ian McCartney,MP for Ashton-in-Makerfield, the diminutive Glaswegian Labour Party Chairman, who claims to have been anti-racist all his life, needs a mouthwash.
If, after several attempts to collect payment, business owners still find themselves holding the short end of the stick, there are a few more direct -- albeit less desirable -- options to explore.
John Rampanen is a young family man who has had the courage to stand up for the rights of his people in a country where even government officials will admit (when the tape's not running) that Native people have been getting the short end of the stick for more than 130 years.
With all of the focus on reading literacy these days, Rosenthal says, "math literacy has sort of gotten the short end of the stick.
Canada has gotten the short end of the stick on many of the Chapter 11 cases and is no longer confident in the agreement.
The fact is, there is a major trade imbalance between the black consumer market and mainstream American business, with African Americans getting the short end of the stick.
It doesn't take long for us to figure out that whatever is to be gotten out of life, we're always the last to get ours, that the short end of the stick has our name written all over it.
As limited capital resources are divided, casting cleaning and finishing operations generally have been on the short end of the stick.
The kind of business that uses conventional means of marketing its merchandise would be left holding the short end of the stick if tax authorities failed to impose a good portion of taxes on profits gained by other sorts of companies selling through e-commerce.
With facilities now looking to get reimbursement any way they can, activities and quality of life are getting the short end of the stick," cautions certified activity consultant Catherine R.
companies often get stuck with the short end of the stick in international partnerships?
In the struggle between rich and poor, folks like Valentin Valdez usually end up holding the short end of the stick.