Domestically, he threw his weight behind a big-tent
coalition, which provides all manner of parties and leaders a place under the sun.
Calling people names, suggesting they are subhuman for their views, does not a big-tent
Auds endlessly drawn to big-tent
stories perhaps won't mind, but the themes here, including the leitmotif of an isolated populace and the enfeebling hothouse atmosphere of an island locale, needed more incisive scripting to overcome a strong sense of deja vu.
John Cornyn - bedeviled by some in the tea party who'd prefer him to be more Ted Cruz-like - said Friday Republicans must prove they can govern like 'responsible adults' and be a big-tent
party welcoming a variety of people who share their principles.
Jim Murphy appears to have both after unveiling his proposals for big-tent
politics or, as he puts it, Team Scotland.
The deal means the hospital's Imagine appeal will be showcased at each big-tent
concert this summer, and will receive the support of every celebrity performer.