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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «COMEUPPANCE» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about comeuppance
2 QUOTES WITH «COMEUPPANCE»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word comeuppance.
Audiences like to see the bad guys get their comeuppance.
I decided that I was going to be the Kennedy who makes her own name and finds her own job and works like a dog. My comeuppance was when Arnold got elected - I became the Kennedy who was married to the governor.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «COMEUPPANCE»
Discover the use of comeuppance in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to comeuppance and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Comeuppance: Costly Signaling, Altruistic Punishment, and ...
With Comeuppance, William Flesch delivers the freshest, most generous thinking about the novel since Walter Benjamin wrote on the storyteller and Wayne C. Booth on the rhetoric of fiction.
William Flesch, 2007
This intimate novel is filled with powerful characters who pit medical experimentation against ethics.
D. G. Bishop, 2009
Comeuppance is the first book in a series of four by the author.
Martin A. Greis, 2004
The Earl's Comeuppance
The Earl's ComeuppancePhylis WaradyA Confirmed Bachelor-For nigh forty years, the Earl of Pardo has managed to escape the parson's mousetrap.
Phylis Warady, 2007
Comeuppance at Kicking Horse Casino and other stories
- Joseph Bruchac. COMEUPPANCE AT KICKING HORSE CASINO AND OTHER STORIES is a powerful blending of voices from a perspective that is both timely and as old as the People of Turtle Island-- Lee Francis, University of New Mexico.
Charles Brashear, 2000
The Goon: Volume 10: Death's Greedy Comeuppance
Celebrate ten years of The Goon with this collection of two hilarious Goon stories and the Buzzard miniseries!
Eric Powell, 2011
Tit for Tat: A Frivolous Tale of Comeuppance!
" The Capitol Town Mens Chorus members intone: "It's just desserts time!" The staff of the Datum Associates Research Lab insist: "It's payback time!" And for "Tit For Tat" readers, you may enjoy 'getting back' at the seller as well.
D. Chandler, 2007
When his ex-wife is murdered, he becomes a suspect in the case, a puzzle that leads the reader on surprising twists and turns. In Comeuppance, all is not necessarily what it appears to be.
Louis Artalona, 2005
Death's Greedy Comeuppance
Details the adventures of the Goon and his sidekick Franky as they battle the undead.
The Goon Volume 10: Death’s Greedy Comeuppance
Also collected in this volume is the first solo adventure of one of Goon's allies, the immortal Buzzard, who wanders a desolate land after his own confrontation with the Priest" -- p.  of cover.
Dave Stewart, 2011
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «COMEUPPANCE»
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European elites are already plotting Greece's comeuppance. They …
In a national referendum on Sunday, the Greek people bravely voted to give the middle finger to the eurozone. It was the right thing to do. «The Week Magazine, Jul 15»
Big D leaders try to reel in 'The Economist'
Create a bad product or a company that doesn't work very well and treats its employees badly, in the end you get your comeuppance. «Dallas Morning News, Jul 15»
CFL Week 3: Picks and power rankings
The Eskimos, coming off a bye week, lost their franchise quarterback, Mike Reilly, in their season-opening comeuppance against the Argos and ... «Vancouver Sun, Jul 15»
Squeezing the Yahoos: The Airline Business Model
It appears that the major airlines, may be in for a little comeuppance. Not for their utilization of the squeeze business model, however, but ... «Huffington Post, Jul 15»
Ask 411 Wrestling: How Long Should It Take to Replace John Cena?
Did Danny Davis ever get his comeuppance from the Bulldogs? Not really. Throughout the spring and summer, Davis mostly wrestled matches ... «411mania.com, Jul 15»
Watching the Ashes From The Other Side of the World: Late Nights …
But let's be honest, this is a rivalry in which the cocky favourite has so often found comeuppance and for that, Australians should remain alert ... «NDTVSports.com, Jul 15»
Donald Trump's belated comeuppance: GOP and corporate America …
Donald Trump's belated comeuppance: GOP and corporate America waited far too long to make him EnlargeRepublican presidential candidate ... «Salon, Jul 15»
Labor Lost the Fight Over Fast Track. But the Fact That Unions …
On this issue, the AFL-CIO, rather than reflecting narrow, let alone petulant comeuppance, is speaking with the wizened voice of collective ... «In These Times, Jul 15»
Why Republicans should stop gloating over Greece
For many on the right, this is a simple morality tale of sloth, profligacy, and well-deserved comeuppance. As conservative talk radio Hugh Hewitt ... «The Week Magazine, Jul 15»
Impatient driver recklessly overtakes truck in Dublin… right into the …
A video has surfaced showing a driver in Dublin 4 overtaking a truck and getting his comeuppance. car1. And after much deliberation, the driver ... «Yahoo News UK, Jul 15»
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