Fleischer points out that he, of all people, never expected to defend reporters, but he feels they are getting a bum rap
for allegedly not asking the tough questions before the invasion -- and he sides with those, such as David Gregory and Charles Gibson, who have strongly defended themselves.
I think they're getting a bum rap
on some of the things being said about them," Lee said.
I'm just happy that they're doing it and very proud of New Jersey because it gets a bum rap
JOEY Barton has been given a bum rap
after his cheeky celebrations against Everton saw him slapped with an FA charge.
For a refutation of von Munchhausen's possibly undeserved reputation, see Patterson's historical review entitled, "The Munchausen syndrome: Baron yon Munchhausen has taken a bum rap
Distractibility is another trait that often gets a bum rap
, according to Dr.
The news (and bad news, I suppose, for the apologists of solipsistic pen-and-ink fantasies and School of Tuymans oils, or whatever other back-to-art-basics merchandise fills the stalls these days) is that Art Fair Art (and, more important, the post-Pop performative efforts of which it is a subset) evinces, contra the bad-boy bum rap
, a measure of complexity and contradiction.
If he is, I'm told, he'll face a bum rap
from the police.
Again, Zuckoff argues that Ponzi got a bum rap
and was merely the victim of circumstance and anti-Italian prejudice.
Carbohydrates got another bum rap
in recent weeks when a study reported they may raise the risk of breast cancer.
Every Cabinet member knows Mandelson was removed on a bum rap
The chairman has his critics but my view, as someone who is fresh [in the job], is that he gets a bum rap
When Koch-Weser was rejected by the Americans--although he had the backing of all EU countries--most Germans felt at the time that their candidate had gotten a bum rap
from the Clinton administration.
No wonder mechanical engineering gets a bum rap
with that segment of society.
Interestingly enough, the petition seemed worried, not only that Olsen was getting a bum rap
for being outed, but that gay people were getting a bum rap
for being associated with the cub reporter