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The late Paul Newman used to say, "I am confounded at the stinginess of some institutions and some people.
Sadly, it seemed for a while that the successful program that's turned so many youngsters away from gangs and academic failure -- and toward educational achievement -- would be shuttered permanently simply out of sheer stinginess.
In the YouTube era, the nets' stinginess may be somewhat motivated by concerns that pirated copies of new shows will circulate for months on the Web long before they premiere the old-fashioned way.
Mr Knowlden was so hopelessly in love with her, said the judge, that he agreed to pay her pounds 1,000 a month and signed A Contract for a Healthy and Happy Life - a "bizarre" document which laid down rules about personal hygiene, stinginess and manners which he was required to observe on pain of a pounds 100 penalty.
The stinginess over helicopters, of course, is only part of the problem.
Gonzales's stinginess with information and seeming unfamiliarity with the goings-on in his department had squandered what trust he had with lawmakers even before the U.
The author looks for a balance between fun and moderation and points out ways to live comfortably without falling into the traps of stinginess or excess.
As a Jordanian, I have to suffer paying some JD10,000 in duties on my current 1993 car, which still has one month to go before this amount becomes due, while rich foreign investors get to drive fresh and flashy cars at duty-free prices, then I think that going full circle and embracing the ethos of bangernomics as one friend of middle class means has been doing for years, despite ceaseless fun poked at his expense and suffering incessant accusations of stinginess.
One reason for American stinginess is a sense that foreign aid is money down a rathole.
uk and a prize of a hamper of Christmas goodies will be awarded for the story of petty stinginess which best captures the spirit of Scrooge.
The name Scotch is actually from a cheeky pun: when first invented, a joke was made about the stinginess of the glue on the original tape
A spate of articles, including a New York Times op-ed by literary establishment darling Dave Eggers, quickly condemned such stinginess.