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muster

a flock of peacocks
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Viewed as an entire piece this is a genuinely good production but it fails to pass muster musically.
"The geniuses are working on it," Dowd said."If it passes muster with the tax lawyers and accountants, then it has to pass muster with the Office of Government Ethics." He added,"The president is worried about staffers who have good lawyers and they can't afford them." During former President Bill Clinton's administration, private funds were raised to cover his own legal expenses related to the Whitewater investigation.
The challenging vocabulary used in many of the poems makes this ideal for extending more able readers; however, inconsistencies within the collection mean not every poem will pass muster. Having said that, there are some beautiful depictions of nature and loads of marvellous, quirky animal facts woven throughout.
Hebron is a kosher fallafel shack attached to one the city's main synagogues, but its sandwiches would not pass muster on any corner of any street in the Middle East.
The IPC must still be approved by the cabinet and pass muster by no-one-knows how many other interest groups in the regime.
But under the current statute, a name could pass muster even if it was off by one character, he said.
This chapter two format invites its leads to come up with deeper and more bittersweet portrayals, and the good news is that Cristine and Zanjoe more than pass muster in this regard.
Perhaps Plaid Cymru could pass muster in the integrity stakes and fight/win this Labour stronghold.
PASS MUSTER (Phil Kirby) PASS Muster ran a fine race at Musselburgh on his first start for almost 100 days.
It looks worth putting a line through the run and Pass Muster is better judged on his hard-fought victory in a course-and-distance handicap in April.
Let's see an FAA field inspector say they do not pass muster.