the usual suspects

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the usual suspects

The people one would expect to be involved in something. I expect misbehavior from the usual suspects, but even my quiet kids were acting up in class today. Let's have a game night! Call the usual suspects and I'll order pizza.
See also: suspect, usual
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The Usual Suspects: It is claimed Hess was killed during interrogation and a body double put in his place.
The Usual Suspects star arrived at this weekend's Toronto Film Festival with what looked like a fairly full barnet, right.
Things open with a bang in The Usual Suspects (18, Polygram) as Gabriel Byrne and a ship go up in a spectacular dockside explosion.
So when you read in the Harper's "Index" that one in five Americans believe they've been abducted by aliens, and about the same number believe the government is run by a conspiracy of some kind or other (the list of usual suspects here will include the Masons.
The rebels he attacks are not the usual suspects but leading Labour MPs, some of them until recently ministers.
And there's one surprise choice among the usual suspects of Schmeichel, Cafu, Bobby Moore, Roberto Carlos, Rivaldo, Ronaldo et al.
Humphry Bogart classic Casablanca came fourth in the poll followed by cult hit The Usual Suspects.
And Pete Postlethwaite is pilloried for the hammy Indian accent he attempted in as Kobayashi in The Usual Suspects.
The British challenge is made up of the usual suspects, so Do The Honours is taken to make it a French 1-2.
He said: "There are a lot of people on the backbenches who are deeply unhappy and it's not just the usual suspects on the left."
Shame on every media outlet (usual suspects), online commentator (usual idiots) and random celeb (some surprises here to be fair - EG we thought Gary Lineker knew better) who found a way to somehow politicise aspects of the event, the players and Shane's understandably rowdy celebrations.
More about the usual suspects: Perhaps we romanticize our movement's history, but I'm certain there were not always a million people at every community meeting.
Reader Sanders seems to have done a pretty fair job of covering "the usual suspects" in terms of replacement parts for his Browning.
The usual suspects dominate the betting at the US Open.
This season's final at Wembley on February 25 is between the usual suspects, Arsenal and Manchester City.