wake up and smell the coffee


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wake up and smell the coffee

Prov. Try to pay attention to what's going on. Things have changed around here, Wallace J. Hodder! Wake up and smell the coffee!
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wake up and smell the coffee

to pay attention and do something about a situation Some parents just deny their kids are having problems, and they'd better wake up and smell the coffee.
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Record sales for their last US release, Wake Up And Smell The Coffee, were disappointing, reflecting a general slump in the popularity of Irish music in the United States.
Now we feel it's time for MCA to wake up and smell the coffee themselves.
The Limerick chart-toppers abandoned a European promo-tional tour for their forthcoming album Wake Up And Smell The Coffee the day after the terror attacks, which have claimed more than 6,000 lives.
Analyse," the premiere video from the Cranberries' new MCA album WAKE UP AND SMELL THE COFFEE, has been uploaded to the band's website and is now available for streaming.
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So when a Nigerian stranger emails you offering you thousands if you help him or you are told you have won a foreign lottery you didn't enter, wake up and smell the coffee - you are being conned.
For years, the food-service industry didn't wake up and smell the coffee, allowing Starbucks and other stores to step in, he said.
A new album would be the group's first studio release since 2001's Wake Up And Smell the Coffee.
With all due respect, I feel Steger needs to wake up and smell the coffee, then take a trip to the library.
If you imagine I'm about to throw it away over some two-bit bimbo then wake up and smell the coffee, buster.
Some people may think this is a paradise, but they need to wake up and smell the coffee,'' wrote ``Dgray.
I don't know why the conservancy can't wake up and smell the coffee and do what is best for the city of Los Angeles - preserving the historic core of this city,'' archdiocesan lawyer John McNicholas told reporters outside court.
I hope and pray that the Senate Democrats will wake up and smell the coffee and deny Alfonse D'Amato those additional funds so we won't have to hear all his lies and innuendos from the next six months, as he tries to convict our president, who is innocent of any wrongdoing.
The CRP has got to wake up and smell the coffee and realize that California is not a major primary state.