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the finger next to the thumb
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Last time I checked, that wasn't against the law - so no amount of preachy finger-wagging is likely to stop them.
The cat owner's tear-jerking travails drive home the filmmaker's point better than any finger-wagging activist ever could.
But rather than enforcing smoke-free policies in a heavy-handed, finger-wagging way, the NHS is adopting a softly-softly approach.
Remember umpire Shakoor Rana's little tiff with the finger-wagging Mike Gatting?
This bouncy production, directed by Wayne Shellard, is hilariously launched by the finger-wagging, excellent vocal talents of girl group trio Jacqui Ferguson, Rachel Formby-Jackson and Dawn Oostdijck.
Of course, this has sparked an inevitable outcry from the finger-wagging minority who bang on about its corrupting influence on their little angels.
Some viewers found her metaphorical finger-wagging a bit too patronising, but undaunted she's turned her attention to another project.
The whistler made matters worse with his patronising finger-wagging at the Arabs gaffer when he started asking questions.
Instead of finger-wagging and doom-mongering, the most progressive manufacturers are appealing to our finer senses, following Japan's lead (kitschy anime-inspired condom graphics are commonplace there) and rebranding prophylactics as desirable objets d'art.
Musharraf is going, he is going very soon," Sharif said in a finger-wagging speech in which he exchanged compliments and hugs with lawyers' leaders.
It's not meant to be finger-wagging but to highlight the fun aspects of fitness.
And at the final whistle, one home fan near the touchline had a heated finger-wagging confrontation with Luton skipper Steve Robinson.