a necktie party

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a necktie party

An execution by hanging or lynching carried out by a mob of people outside the process of the law. Enraged by the lack of action by the officers of the law, the men of the town began organizing a necktie party for the notorious gangster.
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The band -- which includes former members of Necktie Party and Das Happening -- bring a neat, garage rock feel to songs such as "Ghost'' and "You Try.
But, really, it was a necktie party and remains a vigilante's approach to law.
Straight from the "trial" to the firing squad or the stoning field in Iran or Afghanistan, or directly from Newgate to Tyburn in Merrie England, or right from the hanging judge to the necktie party on the old frontier.
They are going to overstep their bounds a little too far one of these days and these boys from the South are going to have a little necktie party.
Necktie Party releases its CD "Restland" and performs with Super 400 and Speakeasy tomorrow at Ralph's Chadwick Square Diner, 148 Grove St.