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bachelor party

A generic term used primarily in the US for a party or function limited to males, typically thrown for a groom before his wedding and classically planned by his best man.
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Asked by the Birmingham Post if it was sensible to re-select him while the issue of the stag party was unresolved, the MP said: "I disagree with your suggestion.
Nonetheless, not all of the stag party participants are unruly, as it is usually just a few rotten ones in the bunch.
Doumen said: "I wanted to run Stag Party at Newbury on Wednesday but there were more than 20 runners.
Dane plays a stripper who winds up struggling for her life when a stag party gets grossly out of hand in the feature that headlines Mario Van Peebles, Ben Gazzara and Kevin Dillon.
A DAY at the races turned sour for one stag party goer when he urinated on a war memorial.
Talking of which, what about the Glasgow stag party chucked off the flight from Prague?
STAG Sat BBC2 9pm NEW SERIES A stag party turns into the weekend from hell in this dark comedy thriller.
Paul Merson and Dion Dublin will play football with the stag party and recount tales from their careers - for a price.
And a colourful stag party from the UK included Mighty Mouse, Supermario and Zorro.
FOUR men on a stag party who became involved in a mass brawl between rival football fans claimed they only acted in self-defence, a jury heard yesterday.
Joshua Davies, David Jenkins, Robert Jenkins and Ryan Thomas who had travelled from South Wales for the stag party at Newbury racecourse became caught up in the scenes of thuggery on July 14 last year - likened to football hooliganism of the 1980s.
One of the stag party, Brian Mullen, ended up in a critical condition suffering from head injuries, the court heard.