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Calling the ban on Rappler a display of 'extreme pettiness,' the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) said Mr.
Let's resist the temptation to fall back on the same partisanship and pettiness and immaturity that has poisoned our politics for so long," Obama said at the time.
The demand by the six founding members of the EU that the UK should activate Article 50 without delay demonstrates the pettiness of the group because the referendum did not go the way they expected it to go, and also identifies the true reason for their haste; any delay before Article 50 is activated gives their own dissatisfied electorates time to press for an referendum of their own.
It also highlights a number of eye-opening findings, including the suggestion the BHA lacks the expertise to properly judge the merits of a given ride, an acknowledgement of a feeling of 'them and us' between the sport's participants and the BHA, and an acceptance of pettiness within the disciplinary process.
They are putting their pettiness above that of the future health of the nation - evidence enough that they are in no fit state to be in power come May.
PRESIDENT Nicos Anastasiades on Wednesday called on Cypriots to put aside internal disputes and pettiness and move forward "by consensus and with respect for history.
Action should be taken against the Newbury stewards for such pettiness.
New Delhi, July 24 ( ANI ): Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Nilotpal Basu on Thursday said that it is pettiness on Bhartiya Janta Party's part to comment on Sania Mirza and comment on the basis of her marriage.
Politicians can no longer afford to engage in pettiness or Byzantine debates over how presidents have been and should be elected in Lebanon -- the question is whether they have a plan to help the country exit its current state of drift and paralysis.
Pettiness of foreign sponsors of new authorities in Kiev is astonishing, reported Itar-Tass citing Minister Lavrov.
This service was set up earlier this month and I believe it illustrates how beautifully and hilariously powerful human jealousy and pettiness really is.
Veep amplifies that attitude with characters who range from mean to pathetic and who display comically large capacities for vanity, pettiness, and vindictiveness.