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  • adj. comparative form of fringy: more fringy


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  • Of course, this effect becomes more pronounced the "fringier" the candidate happens to be.

    Chris Weigant: New Tea Party Media Strategy: No Media

  • With that said, there are some GSM phones that have crap radios (such as the first generation iPhone), and then there are one's like the N85 and the Rose - which get excellent signal strength even in "fringier" areas I found the signal strength and the call quality to be absolutely excellent.

    Gear Diary

  • And will be absolutely comfortable with the, um, "fringier" aspects of recruiting in today's environment.

  • The Prospect has the story on a Likud member who infiltrated it from the even fringier right and is slowly taking over the party.

    Matthew Yglesias » Standing Back

  • In April, after the health care vote and its accompanying violent rhetoric from some reform opponents, several tea partier leaders I spoke to said they were making a concerted effort to rein in some of their fringier members.

    The tea party and the NAACP

  • The professional conservative press — and soon even most of the fringier sites — displayed the uniform good sense to stay away.

    A Closed Theory Case Study

  • They loved the "angry person screaming at member of Congress" video so much (and ran it so many times) that they knew they were culpable when the fringier of them "crossed a line."

    Chris Weigant: Friday Talking Points [89] -- Fighting Crazy

  • Of course they're mostly homeschooling conservative christians so they're already fringier than fringe.

    Sarah Palin 2, or I Think We're All Post-Feminist Now

  • They are mostly evangelical Christians, but they also include conservative Catholics, Orthodox Jews, Mormons not morons, and even fringier types like survivalists, gun nuts and neo-Nazis.

    Think Progress » Bush: ‘We’ve Never Been Stay The Course’

  • If Dennis was depressed by the popcult puppet theater at Sketchfest, he was downright frosted by the supposedly fringier "alternative scene."

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