Yin and Yang

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Yin and Yang

two complementary principles of Chinese philosophy: Yin is negative, dark, and feminine, Yang positive, bright, and masculine. Their interaction is thought to maintain the harmony of the universe and to influence everything within it
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We'll start with a few discreet pamphlets on welfare reform and ways to cut spending in the military-all absolute piffle, of course - before holding seminars in fancy hotels where we charge people up the ying-yang to hear us talk utter tosh.
Prices for the Ying-yang start at pounds 13,499 and rise to pounds 23,249.
When discussing steroids, once you tell kids that steroids can give them tiny testicles and "acne up the ying-yang," you've got their attention.
Underlying everything U2 does is a Mother Earth Ying-Yang philosophy of love many, hate none, perfectly shown in the symmetry of the set which was bookended with Vertigo.
We dumped our stuff, undoubtedly wrecking the feng shui or ying-yang with bags and children's toys strewn about the elegant room, and headed for the Quad Club, the hotel's health and fitness centre in a concerted effort to relax.
de la artista neoyorquina Janet McKenzie, ganadora del primer premio con una obra que, debido a las evocaciones de los simbolos que la componen, ha sido objeto de numerosas criticas: Jesucristo es una figura androgina, de raza negra, fuerte y digno, sin cruz y con unas varas con espinas sobre la frente, erguido y enfundado en un copioso manto; atras de el, un espacio de color rosa remite ambiguamente a lo femenino; a su espalda, se encuentra una figura del ying-yang que simboliza el balance y a su derecha una pluma que se refiere a los nativos norteamericanos.
This legal brouhaha could have ramifications all up and down the ying-yang .