And alongside the winks, of course, there's the veiled threat: If you don't play along, you're a humorless
The smug, humorless
political correctness of every smarmy line she uttered made me cringe on behalf of progressive women everywhere.
And certainly, after reading this stimulating book it will be much more difficult to uphold the old stereotypes of the humorless
and unpolitical German.
While the choreography has become less and less hard-edged in inspiration and more and more compromised in tone, the soundscores accompanying it have become more raucous, more inane, more offensive and most of all more humorless
Green thinks there's room for an investing site that isn't breathless, intimidating, jargon-packed, humorless
and boring, " said Ken Kurson, editor of greenmagazine.
Brendan is beaten, jerked around and blackmailed repeatedly, yet sticks to his investigation with humorless
, single-minded doggedness.
It would have emerged tortured, humorless
, and overlong, a thinly disguised autobiography attracting enough rejection to cause permanent psychological damage.
How dare Kaiser speak for gays in the military--men and women who have the courage and conviction to fight for our freedom rather than make cheap, humorless
cracks about the president?
With this greater perspective, "After the Wall" becomes meaningful less as a decade-long sampling of artistic freedom than as a detailed map of the devastating and residual aftereffects on artistic production in Central and Eastern Europe wrought by the hard-heart ed authoritarianism and humorless
subjugation that had their beginnings in 1937.
As she declares elsewhere in the book in what may be an inadvertent self-portrait, "Washington is filled with driven, humorless
Note to humorless
lawyers: The preceding was parody.
My adventure began immediately, when a humorless
customs agent decided he wouldn't let me into the country with all the video and sound equipment I had.