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David Stevens of Coral said: "Harangue was 10-1 overnight and the other one was 14-1 and we saw very small money.
Il a conclu sa harangue au soulignant que les musulmans disposent aujourd'hui d'un Etat oo les obedients sont honores et les heretiques humilies '.
At a certain point the focus of the entertainment would shift to the sales pitch, the earlier skits and music a prelude to the lead mountebank coming forward and delivering the selling oration, or harangue. Sometimes, as in Volpone, musical interludes could be interspersed with and enhance the harangue (2.2.120).
For instance, the conservative Universal Press Syndicate writer described as a "harangue" and "utterly dishonest" the words spoken by Elizabeth Edwards when she called the "Hardball" show Tuesday to ask Coulter to stop making personal attacks on her husband and others.
Should I harangue the post office for Madonna and Child stamps, or meekly accept the snowmen?
There seems to be no shortage of Australians who have chosen to live in Britain and harangue us almost daily about our shortcomings.
Although certain priestly edicts and the story of Sodom, detailed in Leviticus and Genesis respectively, have inspired a lion's share of persecution against homosexuals, it is Paul's harangue in Romans 1:21 that evokes Spong's sharpest criticism.
Football Association chief executive Brian Barwick has signalled a tightening of the rules ahead of the new season as he condemned players who harangue match officials.
It contains two texts by Melle de Scudery (one, The Twentieth Harangue, short, the other, The Story of Sapho, about 120 pages long) extracted from much longer works (Artamene, on, Le Grand Cyrus and Les Femmes illustres, on, Les Harangues heroiques) and placed in a carefully defined context.
In the typical "correct science" harangue of today, all the possible bad effects are emphasized (deadly summer heat waves), none of the possible good effects are even mentioned (C[O.sub.2] is a primary plant food), and nothing at all is hinted about the state of computer models used to predict such "imminent" (100 years hence) cataclysms.
No, I'm not going to harangue everyone about lead-footed drivers or those who think that waiting for a space to open up in traffic just might cause them to miss the next big investment opportunity.
(For what it's worth, my sole appearance on the show, in January 2001, was a very positive experience.) He makes an effort to present both sides of an issue and to invite guests with whom he disagrees, even if he does tend to harangue them.