without blinking an eye


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without blinking an eye

Without showing any reaction.
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Council members have signed off on pay raise after pay raise for city employees without blinking an eye.
When she acidly asked him if he would like her to look it up, without blinking an eye, he shoved the phone book across the table.
He slapped Angie Dickinson around viciously, drilled victims without blinking an eye and mercilessly tossed a naked man off a skyscraper balcony.
If Hingis shows the same frailty again Seles will swoop to conquer without blinking an eye.
The Wi-Fi Array supported over 200 concurrent users without blinking an eye.
When Jon's father was finally arrested he was able to call his brother and raise a $100,000 cash bond without blinking an eye.
The retroactive payments would total $280 million, and the additional benefits would cost less than $500 million a year after that - small change for a military that drops a billion dollars on a weapons program without blinking an eye.
Before Romer, they lied outright without blinking an eye.
According to Michael Nguyen, CEO and President of Nettel Holdings, "We keep a watchful eye on spending habits while acquiring state of the art features whereas others companies tend to buy big ticket items without blinking an eye.
The same government that bailed out too-big-to-fail Wall Street firms without blinking an eye, should have no qualms about offering modest tax relief to American families who have been devastated in this economy," said Urbanski.
The irrepressible 40-year-old has seen his role change from half-back to midfield to holding role without blinking an eye.
Romer has taken Belmont so lightly that, without blinking an eye, he reinstated five top administrators suspended for their role in the scandal and coerced the school into moving toward completing it - much to the delight of the downtown law firm O'Melveny & Myers, which could face major liability for its bad advice to the LAUSD about the property.
I'm sure you could build an Amazon-like clone with these tools without blinking an eye.
Hard working, hard drinking, hard smoking, big eating and he can spew without blinking an eye.
Stunt motorcyclist Robbie Knievel has jumped countless cars, risked death without blinking an eye, and laughed when others would run and hide.