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The NCP is miffed that in spite of Pawar being such a senior leader, who has always sided with the government unlike some of the other allies, the Congress has often ignored and even maligned him and has given the party the short end of the stick.
And John Simpson, pictured, got the short end of the stick with an old bat who didn't have a good word to say about anyone and spent her days watching the wrestling on television.
Some of the OEM's customers will get the short end of the stick, and retaining them will incur more expense.
It may not seem that way, but in many areas where families are concerned, men usually get the short end of the stick. In custody cases, in domestic violence cases, in the case of changing a babies diaper in a public facility, there is a bias against men.
The annual Bala Middle Distance Triathlon took place over the weekend and those who competed on Sunday had the short end of the stick when it came to the weather.
I ve seen a lot of restructuring deals and usually someone gets the short end of the stick. This time both sides get the long end of the stick," Fields said.
It's no secret that children's books often get the short end of the stick when it comes to being reviewed in the print media.
"Three creditors got together and said if we wait for that receiver to pay us, we're going to get the short end of the stick," said Barry LePatner, a prominent Manhattan attorney who specializes in real estate construction.
"It's quite dear with this piece that victims get the short end of the stick. This pattern has been repeating itself for decades."
Look more deeply at what partnerships can offer you, as if you feel you're getting the short end of the stick, you need to speak up for yourself.
"There were times last season when I felt he got the short end of the stick, because the other centres in the squad were selected ahead of him on the basis of having far more experience at the higher level.
Atleo cited a lack of recognition of treaty rights allows First Nations to get the short end of the stick.