10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHICKENSHIT»
Discover the use of chickenshit
in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to chickenshit
and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Wartime: Understanding and Behavior in the Second World War
The literature of chickenshit is extensive, and not surprisingly, since so many
authors-to-be were, in the services, precisely the types that are chickenshit's
eternal targets, bright Jewish boys like Norman Mailer and Joseph Heller, or
“He says his name is Chickenshit.” “No. That must be a transliteration.” “A what?”
“Uh...The way a Tigrinie name sounds in English. What name is Chickenshit in
Tigrinie?” “Oh! I see...Uh...There is no name that sounds like Chickenshit in ...
The book contains men, women, children, cars, policement, judges and assorted animals, none of whom was in any way hurt or damaged in its making.
The Power of Doing Less: Why Time Management Courses Don't ...
In the book, Band of Brothers10 Stephen Ambrose describes Sobel as “the
classic chickenshit” and goes on to say, “he generated maximum anxiety over
matters of minimum significance” [the italics are mine]. Paul Fussell in his book, ...
Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang
chickenshit noun orig US 1 Something worthless, insignificant, or contemptible.
1929–. 2 Petty detail, esp. petty military regulations. 3 A despicable person, esp.
a coward. 1947–. adjective 4 Contemptible, worthless. 1934–. 5 Cowardly,
John Ayto, John Simpson, 2010
The School of Hard Knocks: Combat Leadership in the American ...
Chickenshit refers rather to behavior that makes military life worse than it needs
to be: petty harassment of the weak by the strong; open scrimmage for power and
authority and prestige; sadism thinly disguised as necessary discipline; ...
“Of course, bullshit. Yes,I understand.As in horseshit. And chickenshit.
Alsodogshit.” He beamed his understanding. “All good fertilizer,”hesaid. “Not
bullshit. That does nothingany good.Ishould know, I've come across enough
Let Slip the Dogs of Love: Suburban Legends Of The Living ...
He suffered from a terrible case of raisinbag and he could feel the blood drain
from his penis until it was a literal noodle-width of weakness. The rest of his
muscles took on a similar consistency. “Chickenshit! Chickenshit! Chickenshit!”
the voice ...
Achilles in California: A Mock Epic
“Why didn't you block for him, chickenshit?” MARK: Chickenshit? SPRAGUE:
Yeah, chickenshit. Do you think I'll call you Golden Greek like the papers? You
chickened out, betrayed your team— mates to save your own skin. You're no
All it said was: chickenshit. There was no signature but she recognised it as he ex
-roommate's printing; she more carved the words into the page than wrote.
chickenshit. The word – for that's how it was written as if two words would allow
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHICKENSHIT»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term chickenshit
is used in the context of the following news items.
Hoenlein: France is reconsidering Security Council resolution
... been hyper-critical of Israel, including the senior official who called the prime minister chickenshit and have not been held accountable for it. «Jerusalem Post Israel News, Jul 15»
Jewish name-calling: a note on Michael Oren, Leon Wieseltier and …
... he declared that a senior Obama administration official had referred to the Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, as “a chickenshit.”. «Jewish Journal, Jul 15»
Still Waiting for USS Liberty's Truth
After his first meeting with Petraeus a year earlier in Baghdad, Fallon reportedly sized him up as an “ass-kissing little chickenshit.” Assuming ... «Antiwar.com, Jul 15»
Lucha Underground, Episode 34 (July 1, 2015): Rundown & Review
Sunglasses off, "But I also know that chickenshit wouldn't have the balls to ask for a match with Puma if he didn't have another trick up his ... «Cageside Seats, Jul 15»
Daily Reaction: How Technology Will Push the Horror Genre Forward
... perhaps due to the relative openness of the house compared to P.T.'s hallway, but I would still be a chickenshit the moment I had to put on a ... «PlayStation LifeStyle, Jul 15»
Outrage culture changed the world: “PC” critics are wrong …
... Shepard being beaten to death, and of liberal Democrats who were theoretically pro-gay being generally and repeatedly chickenshit. «Salon, Jul 15»
Vince Staples Is the Second Coming of (Old-School) Ice Cube
... Judge Dre has the power, and can render sentencing on the “bitch-ass, redneck, white bread chickenshit motherfucker” harassing him. «Wired, Jun 15»
'Rampage,' a gritty witty Rambo rip-off from Turkey
... liberals running the country are too chickenshit to go get, whereas the former is a punk-as-fuck anti-authority flick in which a Vietnam vet can't ... «Baltimore City Paper, Jun 15»
A Former Israeli Ambassador Takes Aim at Obama—and American …
Oren: I must have spent 20 hours on Israeli television trying to find the Hebrew equivalent for the word “chickenshit.” Nobody knew. I couldn't do ... «Yahoo News UK, Jun 15»
Jewish Group Hires Mexican Laborers To Protest NYC's Pride …
In this case, though, the SPLC might want to switch “active” to something more like “too chickenshit to even show up and do their protesting ... «Heeb Magazine, Jun 15»