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  • The surfeited lump singing it calls Obama "The Great Reneger" ten times, each time with greater self-delight.

    Chris Kelly: The Secret Relevance of Glenn Beck's 9/11 Show REVEALED

  • The surfeited lump singing it calls Obama "The Great Reneger" ten times, each time with greater self-delight.

    Chris Kelly: The Secret Relevance of Glenn Beck's 9/11 Show REVEALED

  • The grand expedition that is individual freedom can never completely slip its moorings, never quite take off in a loop-the-loop of solipsism and self-delight, because others, boringly, must be taken into account.

    BREAKFAST WITH SOCRATES

  • Hailed almost universally as a milestone on the road to cultural ruin, this sequel to "Charlie's Angels" doesn't pretend to be about anything but showing it, shaking it and selling it with huge zest and self-delight.

    Not the Day for 'Knight'

  • The grand expedition that is individual freedom can never completely slip its moorings, never quite take off in a loop-the-loop of solipsism and self-delight, because others, boringly, must be taken into account.

    BREAKFAST WITH SOCRATES

  • The final irony: despite an overwhelming weight of self-delight (and his eventually overwhelming weight), Welles was a real genius.

    Influential Filmmakers

  • A subdued roar, a sort of rumble-buzz, with a chandelier jingle in the mix and the dreamy sway of dance music and a vocal note of self-delight—the lure, the enticement of a life defined by its remoteness from the daily drudge of world complaint.

    Underworld

  • The small toothy head hovered above the table in defiant self-delight.

    Underworld

  • The final irony: despite an overwhelming weight of self-delight (and his eventually overwhelming weight), Welles was a real genius.

    Influential Filmmakers

  • (And self-delight is of course the essence of fashion; why else buy something cute from Marni or Miu Miu?)

    Establishing Shots

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