dirty story

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Noun1.dirty story - an indelicate joke
gag, jape, jest, joke, laugh - a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter; "he told a very funny joke"; "he knows a million gags"; "thanks for the laugh"; "he laughed unpleasantly at his own jest"; "even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point"
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It's the same old, down and dirty story of leftover food, disposable food and beverage containers, cigarette butts and soiled paper inundating what should be sacred grounds.
INTERROGATION He admits in the video: "It's a very, very dirty story, but after all our work does imply getting dirty hands from time to time."
In one excerpt from the Stasi lecture, Philby detailed how he was ordered to undermine his boss so he could take over as head of an MI6 section responsible for unmasking Soviet agents, calling it a "very, very dirty story".
"A dirty story through and through, but in the tragic aftermath of this coup, the West has maintained the dominant narrative of 'Russia in Crimea' whereas the true narrative is 'USA in Ukraine.' The truth is not being aired in the West," Stone wrote.
The down and dirty story of poker games, petty criminals and the mob is dragged forward to 2008, but the film keeps a seventies crumbling, end-of the-world look in it's near apocalyptic, New Orleans setting.
Yesterday's papers revealed the dirty story of Blair's dealings (while serving as the "Middle East Peace Envoy") with an American bank, a power company, the Kuwaiti royal family, the Kazakhstan president and others.
It's the dirty story of a dirty man and his clinging wife doesn't understand.