And we tut-tut
about Muslims bringing their youngsters to join Isis in Syria.
BY THE TIME "Stop Snitchin'" hit mainstream awareness last year--with a memorable moment when the rapper Cam'ron told Anderson Cooper that he wouldn't even snitch on a serial killer next door--the slogan and subculture phenomenon of T-shirts, music video references and DVDs had become easy for pundits to tut-tut
as irresponsible and dangerous, a street-life rebellious pose that smacked of witness intimidation.
The Ohio High School Athletic Association says it will ban any player who "capitalises on athletic fame" and so the suits will tut-tut
through a disciplinary hearing later this month and may deny James a college career.
Israel makes war on Gaza, boards aid ships in international waters and we just tut-tut
I've gotten used to your pot-shots at Israel in contrast with your tut-tut
wrist-slaps at the Arabs, but your recent comments ("A `Good' Shelling," Comment, June issue) beat your worst previous efforts in the nasty demonstration of Jewish self-hate.
We shake our heads and say tut-tut
, to pre-pubescent padded cups, but let us now think of the times, when our own dress amounts to crimes.
While it wages a war on drugs, it allows the misuse of alcohol to continue with little more than the occasional tut-tut
Old fogies with little understanding of such matters may well tut-tut
at the idea of youngsters and their teachers using this equipment.
CLARE BALDING'S newspaper column always prides itself on taking the moral high ground to the point where she's happy to tut-tut
at the extremes of the tabloid press even though she writes for, ahem, a tabloid paper.
Helms recited, lifelessly and without vivid detail, the usual litany of anti-UN complaints: bloated bureaucracy; sovereignty grabs; peacekeeping failures in Bosnia and elsewhere; pointless busybody conferences where well-appointed bureaucrats scratch their chins and tut-tut
over huge, vague, ill-defined crises, from the environment to poverty to overpopulation to the status of women.
Only the greatest prudes would tut-tut
at the idea of a sex shop catering specifically for homosexuals.
They are the same numbskulls who complain about female streakers and tut-tut
over 22-man brawls on the football pitch.