beer goggles


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beer goggles

pl n
with one's beer goggles on informal seeing people and things as increasingly attractive as one's alcohol intake rises
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BEER GOGGLES, who gave Richard Woollacott his biggest victory when winning the Long Distance Hurdle at Newbury in December, has moved stables.
Beer Goggles, running in the memory of Richard Woollacott, who died earlier in the week aged 40, finished fifth, having led for much of the way under Richard Johnson.
RACING yesterday paid its collective respects to tragic trainer Richard Woollacott as Beer Goggles made an emotion-charged return to action at Cheltenham.
The 20,000-strong crowd observed a minute's silence before the Cleeve Hurdle, in which Beer Goggles, having his first outing since, finished fifth behind Agrapart.
20 before the late handler's Beer Goggles takes his chance in the Cleeve Hurdle at the Prestbury venue.
For anyone unfamiliar with the phrase, beer goggles are not actually a pair of glasses made of beer, but instead, like the term "rose-tinted glasses," refers to a shift in perception.
And one in four of you (25%) are quite happy to spend your money on a novelty item like beer goggles, which you were probably wearing when you thought this was a good idea.
Colin Tizzard's star chaser was even-money favourite but clearly wasn't as fit as his trainer expected and faded tamely to finish fifth behind Beer Goggles.
THISTLECRACK remains on course to defend his King George VI Chase crown on Boxing Day despite suffering a shock defeat to Beer Goggles in the Ladbrokes Long Distance Hurdle at Newbury.
POLICE will allow drivers to see how beer goggles affect their driving during a road safety presentation at the Autosport International show at the NEC.
Far better to ignore the collagen promise and rely on beer goggles.
I'm always hesitant about using books as historical lenses — unless we're talking Beer in the Snooker Club, because then you've also got beer goggles — but it should nonetheless be an interesting time.