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An unfashionable town has now got something else to be famous forThe FA were wrong to genuflect to TV demands and play the game at 5.
Thatcher's legacy meant that her successors felt obliged to genuflect to Murdoch, as the Leveson inquiry has sadly discovered.
I've never quite understood why 16 aspiring tycoons, some with businesses of their own, feel the need to genuflect and bow down before him as contestants in a reality show in the hope that they will genuflect and bow down before him as subordinates in his business empire.
IF YOU happen to be travelling by train to London on October 29, be prepared to genuflect.
Genuflect just released its debut album, "The End of the World," a relentlessly hard-sounding album that unabashedly taps the rap-rock roots from which this new band sprung, and in the process breaks from a box many of the so-called nu-metal bands like Reveille got tossed into.
But there were also two works by a composer to whom all the aforesaid should genuflect for his economy and allusiveness: the Symphony and Five Pieces by Anton Webern, a genius with so much to offer when his life was cut short by a trigger-happy American.
THOSE of us who must genuflect weekly at the gas pump have become painfully aware that distant, seemingly unrelated events can almost instantaneously translate into higher pump prices.
Together they solve riddles and mysteries that have supposedly stood for millennia in the time it takes to genuflect - at least the book made them think about it for a few pages.
Contingents of soldiers, perhaps 15 to 20, were marched to the altar where an officer would have them kneel, pray, stand, genuflect and go on to the next church.
Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon will, no doubt genuflect to KGB Putin and, like an oversized "Bubba" (Doll), Sharon will tell us that Putin is Our Friend in Israel - just as Sharon tell us now how he respects the Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas (aka Abu Mazen).
I am not one to genuflect when Free Enterprise is mentioned, nor do I drop my voice in reverence when speaking of it, myself.