In the end the artist is cleverly, cuttingly
and ever so effectively informing the viewer that governmental mismanagement and mob behavior are purely matters of perspective.
Although John Lennon once cuttingly
remarked, when asked whether Ringo was the best drummer in the world, that he wasn't even the best drummer in The Beatles, I think it is safe to say that, based on my efforts, the Ringo kid has nothing to worry about.
Then I remembered a poem by WH Auden, and we tried to get permission to reproduce the first part of it here, as it so humorously and cuttingly
expresses all the definitions of the law that do reflect reality of how the law is used.
Lord Sugar cuttingly
replied he was more like the Poodle of Petticoat Lane.
said: "Another five-star hotel boys, here we are in Rimini now.
As the two steal a moment alone on horseback during a vacation from school at Clive's family's estate, Clive expresses his anger with his family, reserving particular ire for his mother, who lately has been putting increasing pressure on him to find a bride and produce "an heir for Penge." At this mention of children Maurice suddenly falls into a despondent hush, as "it had not occurred to him before that neither he nor his friend would leave life behind them" (Forster 1981, 96); or, putting a more cuttingly
grandiose cadence on it, that "he and the beloved would vanish utterly--would continue neither in Heaven nor on Earth" (97).
, Padilla argued that La Vida was bad science and bad scholarship.
Rice said, somewhat cuttingly
, "The Iranian people deserve the same right to express themselves online and through social media as their leaders enjoy."
Soyinka wrote off negritude as a "philosophical straitjacket," cuttingly
remarking in one famous essay: "A tiger does not proclaim its tigritude.
In fact, Tyler rather cuttingly
noted that "you would have to be an extreme optimist to identify much progress at all over the last ten years".
Robins," she ventured (deliberately ambiguous for comic effect) before adding rather cuttingly
"he's only been here five minutes!" Well, 146 days to be exact, the shortest reign by a Sky Blues boss since Eric Black was despicably deposed in 2004 after just 143 and arguably the most popular since the Scot's brief attempt to breathe life into the old club.
, Vettel has cited McLaren duo Hamilton and team-mate Jenson Button as his closest rivals this weekend, with Alonso not getting a mention.