peanut gallery


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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.
Juan Carlos wanted us to sit in the peanut gallery because it is the best place to read about homeless people, sex workers, and a person with Down syndrome, among other characters from his poems.
Whether you choose to be a parent who works outside of the home or a stay-at-home parent, there will always be someone in the peanut gallery who will vilify you for your decision.
The two most prominent members of the peanut gallery of ladies awaiting their turn in Christine's two chairs are Zeinab (Mirna Sakhla) and Safia (Manal Awad).
In an effort to keep the polarizing and politically incorrect sculpture out of the public eye and away from the highly opinionated peanut gallery (of which I am a card-carrying member), the Whitney offered Charley numerous discreet locations other than the plaza.
She wasn't a hit with some in the Twitter peanut gallery: ''Just got a glimpse of Madonna arriving.
Ask them to otherwise stay quiet unless you ask for help; catcalls from the peanut gallery won't help keep the situation calm and positive.
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.
The Democratic peanut gallery has pointed to the fact that the poll was in the field before Ted Nugent did a double live gonzo on Abbott's thus far business-as-usual campaign.
"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.
Or at least that's my take from--where else?--the peanut gallery.
"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.