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droogs

Alex’s rough and tough band of hooligans. [Br. Lit.: A Clockwork Orange]
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Esther Petix describes the Nadsat tongue as "the language of the droogs and of the night.
From the opening tracking shot in the Korova Milk Bar, where Alex and his friends prepare for their fun and games over a glass of moloko, to the carefully orchestrated sequences of the Droogs on the rampage, every frame has been meticulously crafted for maximum impact.
From Hartford Ballet's new American Nutcracker to Ballet Arts Minnesota's Rollerblading rats and A Clockwork Orange-inspired Droogs, unconventional Nutcrackers are flourishing.
Inevitably, sex turns violent when Godfrey and his thugs go to work on Bubbles and her friends, giggling moronically like a bunch of droogs.
Peace is a real problem for Washington's national security droogs.
But for three nights in March, it will become the stamping ground of Alex and his droogs, the teenage thugs from Anthony Burgess's novel A Clockwork Orange.
Mae o i fyny i bawb wneud eu penderfyniad ac mae fyny i'r Droogs wneud be mae nhw'n wneud, a dyna ni, full stop.
These droogs - who are really just drop-out, directionless teenagers, stuck in a society that doesn't know what to do with them - eventually betray Alex to the authorities.
OH, my brothers, I've just been to viddy Alex and the droogs tolchocking a helpless tramp and indulging in a bit of the old in-and-out.
Perhaps not hard given the content of Burgess' book, which follows chief protagonist Alex and his droogs on a downward spiral of violence of beating, rape and murder before he is rehabilitated in extreme fashion, but director Alan Lyddiard handles all el ements not only with aplomb, but with a good degree of originality.
The Droogs, the city's longest-running and best-kept musical secret, makes its first stateside appearance in 10 years tonight, and for the cognoscenti the gig is an event.