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peanut gallery

The topmost balcony in an auditorium.
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"Mas nakakatulong sa Presidente na hindi ako kasali sa peanut gallery (It will be more helpful to the President if I'm not part of the peanut gallery)," added Arroyo, who is on her third and last term as Pampanga 2nd district representative.
of Shelby County, was "playing to the peanut gallery" and "incited a near riot", and ignored the judge, which led to his arrested for contempt of court.
"Many of us had hoped, now that elections are over, he would have focused on local issues, corruption, law and order, terrorism, but instead he is trying to play to the peanut gallery, Hussain said.
It is time to silence the peanut gallery and the ringmasters who are pressing to accommodate them.
"If the process becomes like any other process, something available to everyone, that's really utopia." For now, his place is back in the studio, developing his new designs--minus the peanut gallery.
One tuning in to the peanut gallery on the way out of the event could hear the following muttered: "I still don't buy it." And: "He is Mr.
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. Thinking this through to a higher level, there's also no absolute way to confirm you'll always fight with just your gun.
After a year and a half of this, Jarvis was promoted to his current position: Officially he is the "merchandising vice president of wood products and building materials." Once again, the peanut gallery started to chatter.