goose-stepping


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goose-stepping

an abnormality of gait manifested by balancing on one leg of a pair and swinging the opposite member through without flexing it. May be difficult to differentiate clinically from hypermetria because of the tendency in both abnormalities to overreach the target.
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Some rocket launchers were included among the goose-stepping formations of men and women soldiers, but otherwise the event was dominated by wave after wave of patriotic floats, giant portraits of the leadership and flag- and flower-waving civilians.
Tuesday's parade featured displays of armaments, legions of goose-stepping soldiers and tens of thousands of North Koreans shouting praises to Kim in unison, according to a North Korea state TV broadcast monitored in Seoul.
The Russian Orthodox service, attended by Russian president Dmitry Medvedev, had all the trappings of a state funeral including goose-stepping guards.
AUTHOR Alexander Solzhenitsyn was buried in a Russian Orthodox ceremony that included goose-stepping honour guards and a religious choir singing dirges.
But C4 new boy Kevin Bishop's goose-stepping spectacular Sophie's Choice: The Musical was outrageously funny.
While a few cartoons are mildly amusing, Gross has done little more than produce sight gags, many of which are so lame (like a Nazi feeding a goose-stepping goose) and contrived (like a man pulling out a sofa-bed with a mattress shaped like a swastika), they are the visual equivalent of chalk on the blackboard.
There were fears Chinese troops would be goose-stepping down the streets, muzzling any whisper of political dissent," says the AP.
Last summer, on his Orange Punch blog, Register editorial writer John Seiler summed up the Bush administration this way: "This whole rotten Bush regime is goose-stepping America toward fascism.
Maybe no more goose-stepping yes-men parroting the Republican Party line.
Our boys in WWII had a whole lot more Simon pure manhood than that one-nut pervert and his goose-stepping loony gooneys.
To date, some 50,000 Israelis have flocked to see the show, which features a goose-stepping Hitler and side-kicking Nazis--all performed in Hebrew by a cast of 80 Israeli actors.
And, when it finally arrives in all its goose-stepping glory, Springtime For Hitler is hilarious.