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Special sessions for screw-ups make them look like they don't know what they're doing.
I could fill a book with tales of woe involving screw-ups I have heard about, or experienced personally, involving stands: it squeaked when I shifted my weight; my lower limb hit the cable holding the platform; I had to turn completely around when the buck went behind the tree; my safety strap was too tight; etc.
Ideally, that's translating into fewer terminal screw-ups, but the stats show the jury is still out on that.
All my life I've had to put up with your screw-ups.
This feature, we feel, balances the rest of the magazine, which consists of just the opposite: maintainers talking mostly about errors, miscues, screw-ups and near-disasters.
This feature, we feel, balances the rest of the magazine, which consists of just the opposite: aviators talking about errors, miscues, screw-ups and near-disasters.
The slow fire summer of 1970 a laconic freefall is objectively sad but amusing as well: "Just as we had a reputation with some of our own people for being screw-ups so with many of the state people we had a reputation for laziness and moral depravity.
GOOD LUCK WITH YOUR NO JOB Because of the incompetence of those doltish bankers - plus the politicians who should have scrutinised their screw-ups - many of us are losing our jobs.
However, we wonder if, in their haste to settle, they stuck taxpayers with another inflated bill to bury city screw-ups.
Well, | just hate to see a grown man cry and seeings-how the main job of a custom gunsmith is to solve any number of screw-ups, I said, "Send it in and let me take a look.
Lords is reputed to have suffered an infestation of moles; three major sports, three major screw-ups.
com, Balko traveled to the Magnolia State and came away with a terrifying tale of overzealous cops, courtroom blunders, and well-intentioned screw-ups that have resulted in what can only be called a miscarriage of justice.