Good Joe


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Good Joe

personification for a good-hearted, obliging person. [Pop. Culture: Payton, 278]
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It is at this point that the story splits in two as we follow the fortunes, and misfortunes, of Good Joe and Bad Joe.
It is all well and good Joe Root and Dawid Malan batting beautifully on the fourth evening under lights, but they both had to be there in the morning and back it up.
The police turn up, at which point Joe's life splits into two: the Good Joe, who stays to help, and Bad Joe, who flees.
When the police turn up Joe's life splits into two - Good Joe who stays to face the consequences and Bad Joe who runs off and embarks on a life of crime.
Newport also had two splendid runners with teenage centre Tyler Morgan producing two amazing runs, one bringing a try and the other halted only by a good Joe Griffin tackle.
I know exactly how good Joe Mason is and wanted to give Etien a chance.
One wonders how good Joe Hart and Andreas Isaksson must be to relegate the Dane to third in the goalkeepers' pecking order at Manchester City.
Unless you're an avid fight fan who has always appreciated just how good Joe is, ask yourself how you felt about the Gwent gargantuan before last Saturday?
Donal makes a bet with dog breeder Good Joe (Stott) that he can turn one unpromising pup into a champion.
I've been talking about how good Joe Looney is for three years, but he's actually improved quite a bit,'' Schaeffer said.
I don't like people saying how bad the opposition is instead of how good Joe Calzaghe is.