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Additionally, Spielberg vulgarizes the tone of his social criticism, turning it into a suffering ordinary poor people versus coward rich Bostonians issue, thus blandishing the lower middle class masses.
You head to the counter, blandishing the gift card Aunt Hazel gave you three years ago.
Dominicus Mancinus's poem on the four cardinal virtues (1484) -- a work translated as The Mirrour of Good Maners by Alexander Barclay in 1520 and as A plaine Path to perfect Vertue by George Turberville in 1568 -- praises wise Ulysses for closing his ears to flatterers: "It is difficult to shut one's ears to blandishing words; and this accomplishment is considered an uncommon feat.