He actually takes pride in being abrasive, as if a person's tally of detractors measures his fearlessness, not his obnoxiousness
In the old Perry Mason, for example, most of the time before the first commercial was spent in establishing the obnoxiousness
of a character who, as they say in Texas, "needed killim" The question of the story becomes which of the suspects rendered the world a service by finishing Mr.
Furthermore, Raffoul called on the other half of the Lebanese divide to return to dialogue away from obnoxiousness
To calibrate the complexities, let's say on a scale of 1:10 if the oddity crosses seven then the name would most certainly be remembered for either its unusualness or obnoxiousness
Indeed, three years ago the mother of scrum-half Ben Youngs publicly rebuked her son for his on-field obnoxiousness
Roseanne Barr is a short, obnoxious white woman today, but who is to say that tomorrow she will not develop an "innate, deeply felt psychological identification" as a muscular, six-foot-four black man (keeping the obnoxiousness
, of course)?
Whether it's the in-your-face pot smoking on Keene's Central Square or sporting open containers at public meetings, there's a certain earnest obnoxiousness
that some might find hard to get past.
Never mind firefighter Paul's racist remark about "playing the white man" that has so offended Lloyd, his general obnoxiousness
obviously doesn't win him any friends either.
And given the arbitrariness of racial definitions, they will not be able to escape the charge of arbitrariness in employing those definitions, let alone the obnoxiousness
of doing so.
It is unclear if Berlusconi is simply oblivious to his arrogance and obnoxiousness
, or if he purposely likes to insult people (perhaps a combination of the two).
The arrogance, ignorance and obnoxiousness
of that man is beyond belief," said the Dons boss.
While the latter brings together loyal patriots, radical fundamentalists and terrorists, the common trait among them all is obnoxiousness