Today I should be sitting in the place of honor at the banquet board of one of London's most exclusive clubs, feted and lionized
His Highness the Amir's sentiments were articulated in a cable he sent to the Saudi King, in which he extended his sympathies over the death of Muhanna Al-Baiz, who was lionized
for his contributions to the fight against terrorism.
Several Kurdish women have been lionized
for the bravery and determination they have shown in attacking ISIL.
It is a cruel irony of history," writes Chris Webb, "that the likes of Brian Mulroney, Joe Clarke and John Diefenbaker are lionized
while those in the trenches against apartheid are written out of history.
Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, lionized
in the media as a hero for removing the Brotherhood from power.
He was celebrated by the greatest writers of his time, edited the most revered magazines, and was fictionalized by Saul Bellow and lionized
by Lou Reed.
by royalty, adored by fans, Betty had a good five-year run.
Khan is still lionized
as the father of Pakistan's atomic bomb and there is widespread belief that he was the fall guy for a larger conspiracy to smuggle nuclear technology.
Then--the book's wrong half--in language that will get him lionized
at school-establishment conferences (and, perhaps, speaking fees to rival Jonathan Kozol's), he takes out after testing and standards and government programs like No Child Left Behind that emphasize such things.
To deal with competitive threats, some management gurus say today's executives need help from history's most lionized
military tactician: Sun Tzu.
Since his return from Iraq, Loney has found himself lionized
and at the receiving end of invitations to speak at various conferences.
While standing on the stage that later would be occupied by Ann Coulter, and where other conference speakers said things like "the ultimate child abuse is placing a child in a gay home" or that conservative activists need to "confront" and "neutralize" the press, and where Rush Limbaugh was repeatedly lionized
, Snow had the audacity to talk about "decency" "civility" and "humility.