Drenched in enough sickly festive spirit to make even the most ardent fan of Christmas gag and splutter "bah humbug", the second film ramps up the mean-spirited games of one-upmanship
The barbed comments, passiveaggressive behaviour and one-upmanship
was turned up a notch (which is saying something), as the neighbours (largely) welcomed new kids on the block Alan (Graeme - Grado the wrestler - Stevely) and Michelle (Joy McAvoy).
Nice-guy Brad (Will Ferrell) and his wife's first husband, Dusty (Mark Wahlberg), have called a truce but have to deal with their own dads Don (John Lithgow) and Kurt (Mel Gibson) as the one-upmanship
is ramped up.
Her serial one-upmanship
may be an attempt, however misguided, at impressing and connecting with you.
Forget about one-upmanship
, bad history, the past, We could all as a united country move forward at last.
Rather than talking about policies and promises, Trump and Clinton are locked in a game of one-upmanship
, murky scandals and insults.
Panos Koronis plays Yorgos in absurd but funny Greek comedy CHEVALIER (15) HHHHH IT takes a woman director to highlight the sheer absurdity of male one-upmanship
in this delightfully absurd comedy from Greece.
Over the years, far too much attention has been paid to academic one-upmanship
, with far too little consideration given to the students who ultimately foot the bill, writes state Sen.
What follows is very much an adult drama - and not just because of all the nudity and bonking - as the two men play a subtle but emotionally-charged game of one-upmanship
before, alas, it all goes to hell in the last half hour or so.
What they all have in common is they suffer greed and one-upmanship
Easy mortgages and loans may have played a big part in diminishing the halo of material one-upmanship
, but it is also thanks to mass production, global trade and, hey, China.
COUNCILLORS must be careful not to indulge in selfrighteous one-upmanship
over child sexual exploitation, (CSE), a meeting of Kirklees Council heard.