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mensch

(mɛntʃ)
n. a mature and responsible person. (From German via Yiddish.) Now there goes a real mensch!
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Mensch brings to Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach over 10 years' professional hospitality experience, having formerly worked in hotels around the globe including countries such as USA, Scandinavia and Russia.
THE MENSCH ON A BENCH book and doll set tells the story of Moshe the Hanukkah hero, who extols the true virtues of being a "mensch" -- a "good person" -- while telling the story of the Jewish holiday through adventures that always circle back to the values of kindness, gratitude, humor and an independent spirit.
During the General Election, Louise Mensch was criticised for targeting on social media a 17-year-old woman behind the #Milifandom movement.
But Mensch on a Bench is different from Elf on the Shelf: Kids can't touch the elf, but the mensch "is an old Jewish guy'' designed to be played with like any doll, Hoffman said.
The two have been in a Twitter row since Mensch accused Danczuk of belittling women in politics by posting sexy selfies.
Die Wahrnehmung der Eigenheiten und Differenzen der Menschen und das Interesse daran zeigen sich auch in seiner Bemuhung um den Umgang mit ihnen, um das gegenseitige Sich-Annahern der Menschen, wie er sich uber sie Gedanken macht: "Vielleicht wird einem jeder Mensch, wenn man sich nur lange genug mit ihm auseinandersetzt, auf die eine oder andere Art sympathisch" (Geiger, "Der Schwamm ist leer" 18).
Mensch was right, in a way – people are certainly mourning Mandela very differently to Thatcher.
Like Seb Coe and Archie Norman before her, the former chick lit novelist found that people who have been famous in former lives rarely thrive at Westminster If they fail to make progress, they quickly become frustrated, as Ms Mensch appears to have done after being overlooked for ministerial office in the autumn reshuffle.
The contest was triggered when Mensch quit to move to New York.
Waking up to find self on the Nadine Dorries naughty step which is a pity as I spend my entire time worrying about what she thinks (ahem)" - Mrs Mensch.
I hope (and expect) that the Prime Minister will use the opportunity of the reshuffle to promote some of the talented female lawyers on his benches into the department that governs rape, sexual trafficking and other crimes against women," Mensch said.
ED Miliband has vowed to turn his fight to win back a Labour seat after Tory MP Louise Mensch stood down into a "crusade for young people".
Yesterday's decision by Louise Mensch, married to the manager of rock band Metallica and a Conservative member of parliament (MP) since the 2010 national election, will trigger a by-election for her seat in Corby in the English Midlands.
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The 59-year-old from Gloucester was arrested after Louise Mensch, MP for Corby in Northants, revealed email threats had been made against her family.