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topsy-turviness

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  • Illinois, after viewing news coverage and the C-Span broadcast of Rev. Wright's presentation at the National Press Club, and with mounting media questions, opponent attacks, and topsy-turviness in the polls, Senator Obama presented his perspective, angst, and emotional vulnerability publicly which completely and without a doubt severed his ties with his former Pastor.

    African-American perspective on Reverend Wright

  • The last items in the topsy-turviness of my son's practical significance were entirely my fault!

    The Story of My Life

  • [45] In the _Journal des Goncourts_ (V., 214-215) a young Japanese, with characteristic topsy-turviness, comments on the "coarseness" of

    Primitive Love and Love-Stories

  • Sentimental topsy-turviness reaches its climax in those cases where women who usually go naked are ashamed to be seen clothed.

    Primitive Love and Love-Stories

  • In fact, the whole thing is topsy-turvy, without the slightest touch of that animation and interested curiosity which topsy-turviness sometimes contributes.

    A History of the French Novel, Vol. 2 To the Close of the 19th Century

  • There was a sudden helpless inclination to laugh over the topsy-turviness of it all.

    Eleanor

  • The hills are projected on each side of the line made by the torrent, so that it runs along their bases, as it does in fact; but in this case the topsy-turviness of the trees and hills has a very startling effect.

    A History of Art in Chaldæa & Assyria, v. 1

  • Make no mistake: much of this topsy-turviness is down to the Lib Dems 'own confusions on policy and ideology - confusions which have been exposed as the campaign has worn on.

    The Coffee House | Politics and News Discussion Forum

  • Make no mistake: much of this topsy-turviness is down to the Lib Dems 'own confusions on policy and ideology - confusions which have been exposed as the campaign has worn on.

    The Coffee House | Politics and News Discussion Forum

  • While that choice defuses some of the play's energy, which is derived from the topsy-turviness of grief's derangement, it also means these characters are believable as next-door neighbors -- someone you might know.

    Seattlest

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