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obscene

Law (of publications) having a tendency to deprave or corrupt
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The Hyde Amendment prohibits sales transactions directly to children of explicit sexual or obscenely violent material.
THE news that one of these athletic blokes will be copping more than PS40,000 a day for the next five years advertising obscenely priced footwear targeting our youngsters, reminded me of my far-off childhood and the meagre rewards those gentlemen who advertised the hobnail boots we tramped around in earned.
This toadying to the obscenely rich while taking from those who can least afford it demands opposition to all cuts both locally and nationally.
Prof Davidson said: "The price of this drug is obscenely low.
Sadly, the latest census will not only be the last, it will also be obscenely invasive.
Mr Ruane said: "Unfortunately the timetable for consultation was obscenely short and this was raised with the minister by many MPs of different parties.
There are those who will argue that banning the obese from adopting is unfair because there is nothing to prevent the obscenely overweight having children naturally.
I've had all of one manicure, and that was for my wedding -- and nearly by force -- since the maid of honor and my mom had an inkling that everyone just might be looking at the ring, and, to their great horror, my obscenely naked nail plates.
Obscenely, Indio officials are now trying to buy out two minority churches nearby to clear way for yet another promised extension.
The prospect of Sven leaving (almost certainly after having dug in his heels and waited for an obscenely large cheque from the FA) certainly doesn't scare me, but the prospect of Steve McClaren taking over does.
In what has to be one of the most obscenely lavish hotel design projects ever undertaken outside the Gulf, Hotel Puerta America, which has just opened on the edge of Madrid, boasts the involvement of 12 superstar architects.
If they didn't then at the final whistle Sven Goran Eriksson should be stripped, whipped, thrown on the first passing boat on the Leeds-Liverpool Canal and sued for the reimbursement of his obscenely over-inflated wages.