John Q. Public

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John Q. Public

fictitious typical citizen. [Am. Jour.: Mathews, 910]
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I'd like to point out Joe Public already meets the expense for not paying PS10 an hour.
Joe Public would like to ask whether these councillors, elected by us, are going to say "thanks but no thanks" to this increase?
There is one law for them and another for Joe public.
The RD Concept is more suited to Judge Dredd than Joe Public but, if the French manufacturer is to be believed, this is exactly what we will be driving around cities of the future.
FOXBORO - Injuries and overwork caught up to the New England Revolution as they crashed out of the CONCACAF Champions League in dramatic fashion with a 4-0 loss to Joe Public FC last night at Gillette Stadium.
A thousand scandals and scams aim to separate Joe Public from his cash.
Joe Public is used to dealing with such made up words.
We have tried for decades to highlight victims with MPs, the Home O"ce, and even the last Prime Minister and Home Secretary at Downing Street in 2007, and it was clear to us that these people are so far removed from Joe Public it was embarrassing.