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The hostility between the two women is well documented, compounded now by Royal's defeat at La Rochelle in the elections for the National Assembly by the 'rogue' Socialist candidate, ostentatiously and rather tactlessly supported publicly by Trierweiler.
massive', they say; (58) and, as if to magnify the point, proponents of open immigration rather tactlessly drew attention to the fact that there were 400 million Chinese available to help fill Australia's vast spaces as against only 2.1 million European settlers.
He also posted a two-minute video on YouTube introducing himself to the people of Russia, in which he tactlessly announced that the United States would "help" or "assist" the people of Russia, As one American diplomat has noted, "Of all things Russians dislike most about foreigners, it is condescension of any sort on their part." McFaul also promised that he would be in contact with "civil-society activists," whom he pointedly set apart from "regular Russians." His video drew over 2,000 mostly unprintable comments in Russian.
(As Keynes tactlessly remarked in that preface, contemporary French economists, lacking "deep roots in systematic thought," might need extra help understanding what he was talking about.)
6 -- After Steve Jobs' passing, Bill Gates and the media tactlessly speak out.
But he does not spare his readers any of the sting that Marshall felt when she was denied entry to the Royal Conservatory's opera school because of her disability, or whenever a newspaper reviewer tactlessly drew attention to her condition in print.
In 2004, a US Embassy spokesman in Baghdad tactlessly called Al Sadr "a two-bit thug".
Kendrick is a delightful counterpoint as the Little Miss Goody Two Shoes, who tows the company line until Ryan and Alex ply her with drink at a corporate shindig and she finally lets loose, tactlessly telling the businesswoman: "You're so pretty.
Kendrickisadelightful counterpoint as the Little Miss Goody Two Shoes, who toes the company line until Ryan and Alex ply her with drink at a corporate shindig and she finally lets loose, tactlessly telling the businesswoman, "You're so pretty.
Tactlessly, Ames assures Jack that his father was very taken with his first child and would most likely welcome his second.
[H]e would always give it straight, tactlessly, without "wrapping it in cotton".]
There is something more here than concern for Catherine, especially since Eleanor, in this speech and elsewhere, dwells rather tactlessly on the insult to Catherine and the dangers facing her.