Joe Public


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Joe Public

n
slang the general public
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It's not a General Election which Joe Public has any bearing upon.
Not even a proper statement other than "we have a shortfall and you, Joe Public, are going to pay for it" - no more discussion on this matter.
Standing up for Joe Public Now he puts this skill to good use, fighting for the consumer rights of the British public - a bit like Watchdog with more sass and plenty of comedy.
And, as usual, Joe Public is stuck in the middle, not knowing who to believe.Charles, Dundee
So before people start thinking he is wonderful try having a talk with Joe Public in the real America, who will tell you what a liability this man has been.
ReaderJohn Hill says Labour's pledge to raise the minimum wage to PS10 an hour means prices would rise and Joe Public would have to meet the massive expense.
THIS TIME NEXT YEAR (ITV, Wednesday, 8pm) DAVINA MCCALL, below, is back with a new series charting Jill and Joe Public's attempts to improve themselves over 12 months.
Jeremy's back in the 70s Joe public are getting morose.
The film's central question asks, "Is college worth the cost?" In a critique, Cathy Davidson, a Duke University Humanities Institute professor, stated what many in higher ed may have thought as they watched the documentary and the negative tweets from Joe Public and others about the costs of college.
The following statements are from Billy Ray Chitwood, author of "Joe Public's Political Perspective," regarding his book and the state of the government:
Very reassuring that Fred Done is there for Joe Public. That is until Joe Public becomes 'sharp' and then it's PS25 max!
In the first episode, the candidates had to design and sell branded merchandise to Joe Public and in true Apprentice style they completely ballsed it up.