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peanut gallery

The topmost balcony in an auditorium.
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Square rooms promote eye contact, but may not readily accommodate the peanut gallery and similar support functions, particularly if they are small.
But it's really all about the peanut gallery, about the impacts on our society when governments have the ability to arbitrarily determine matters of national security subject to, well, their own review.
I was at the celebrated 1946 first night, tucked away in the peanut gallery, and subsequently saw that staging (it lasted until 1968) more than 100 times.
With the Peanut Gallery looking on, Anderson used bicycle horns to give yes and no answers.
Most of us have a hard enough time finding funds and time to train with our preferred choice, so any mention of cross-training to other weapons always warrants a sigh of anguish from the peanut gallery.
While the peanut gallery on the hill heckled the entire city, Lou Metal and his crew showed up from Dirty Jersey and held down the parking lot.
The controlling LSO came over the radio with a power call, and all I heard were the voices from the peanut gallery on the platform screaming for me to wave off.
Believe me, the 20th artist in a row who says something such as, "My work is based on a highly detailed reinterpretation of personal karmic archaeology" and who demands that the gallery be draped in black for the exhibition draws severe snickers from the peanut gallery.
No, Willes will probably never live down the fact that he came from General Mills, and any changes that he institutes are sure to bring squeals from the peanut gallery.
Aside from lightening our day with a humorous quip, the best of these strips offer some probing insight into our frail humanity while lampooning (gently or not) our occasional inhumanity to the other folks in the peanut gallery.