THERESA May showed her tin ear
by messing up her message to the country in her TV address on Wednesday.
While the increase may be justified by Boeing's profits, the announcement's timing and tone demonstrates the tin ear
for politics and public relations that characterizes much of corporate America.
By threatening school heads who dare to criticise Tory austerity, gruesome Scrooge Philip Hammond shows he is a Tory villain with a heavy hand and tin ear
Worse, the script demonstrates a tin ear
for relevant contemporary issues such as the #metoo movement.
And Simon Clarke says Chancellor Philip Hammond has "shown a tin ear
" to the concerns of high street businesses - "precisely the sort of people the Conservative Party should be championing."
'Commonwealth Bank turned a tin ear
to external voices and community expectations about fair treatment.'
What's most surprising is that they let me do it again, as in I did it last year and they let me do it again this year, which either means my tin ear
has been sufficiently camouflaged or the Dodgers aren't overrun with volunteers.
That the British Government had such a tin ear
for the constitutional geography of the United Kingdom that they were willing to isolate Northern Ireland in alignment with the EU while leaving Scotland, Wales and London screaming for the same thing is testimony to the shallow pool of talent and experience steering Downing Street through these troubled waters.
Last, I lobbied the FAA department responsible for this safety area and was met with a tin ear
and total insensitivity to the points I explained here.
"None of us should have a tin ear
to the public's view about a number of issues, including superannuation," Immigration Minister Peter Dutton told the Daily Telegraph newspaper, referring to proposals on tax breaks for pensions.
Either Osborne has a tin ear
or he's so busy justifying the indefensible he's lost the plot.
My major difficulty with the new self-checkout voice is that it sounds, to my tin ear
, like the man who narrated the Protect And Survive public information films.