Once when I was traveling to Amsterdam, the Dutch woman at the airport had some kind of conniption
when she looked at my Saudi passport.
The possibility of Dettori riding seven consecutive winners, a minor 'Magnificent Seven', was on the agenda in the Listed race but Conniption
could only finish fourth behind Queen's Grace.
Her trainer Brian Meehan is enjoying another fine season with the likes of Lady Of The Desert and Arcano flying the flag for Manton and Conniption
could well be another juvenile who goes on to much better things.
I HAVE been taken to task for using the word conniption
by a reader from Cowcliffe.
The group had a conniption
and posted the following on its website: "Of course, Claudia is no more a lesbian than the man in the moon.
Those examples may seem relatively benign--after all, a cow producing human protein is still basically a cow--but it is fear of a slippery slope toward confusion between human and animal that really causes conniption
She was game to soldier on, though, extolling the value of conniption
fits, the wisdom she gleaned from ``Godsend'' co-star Robert DeNiro and why we should all avoid small children with bad haircuts.
If I signed those books OJess Kirkman,' " he tells his mother, "you'd have a conniption
But so alert has The X-Files been to every fitful conniption
of an epileptic culture that it is now received wisdom, or at least Established Lore -- with its own Web sites, a product line of mugs, caps, T-shirts, comic books, prosthetic limbs and gels, and a ten-city "X-Po" road show in hangars like the Javits Center in Manhattan.
If he has another conniption
about those bloody trains, I'll go off my flippin' rocker.
Suspended in varying degrees of mastication, they all waited expectantly for my mother to take a conniption
The National Endowment for the Arts funded part of this enterprise, and it is couched in words and concepts that are sure to give Jesse Helms a conniption
fit, so he'll doubtless have his conniption
fit, and then the writers here can get all prissy and righteous--which isn't as hard as it might seem, even if you're all dolled up in minis and teddies and nose rings.