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a lot of baloney

Falsehoods, nonsense, or foolishness. Baloney in this sense might have originated from the word "blarney," which means flattering or nonsensical talk; more usually it refers to bologna sausage, which is blended from different meats, therefore implying content of inferior or dubious quality. Primarily heard in US. Don't give me that excuse, it's just a lot of baloney. Dave acts like he's smooth with the ladies, but it's a lot of a baloney.
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a bunch of baloney

Falsehoods, nonsense, or foolishness. Baloney in this sense might have originated from the word "blarney," which means flattering or nonsensical talk; more usually it refers to bologna sausage, which is blended from different meats, therefore implying content of inferior or dubious quality. Primarily heard in US. You're going to give me $5,000 if I sign the lease today? What a bunch of baloney.
See also: baloney, bunch, of

a load of baloney

Falsehoods, nonsense, or foolishness. Baloney in this sense might have originated from the word "blarney," which means flattering or nonsensical talk; more usually it refers to bologna sausage, which is blended from different meats, therefore implying content of inferior or dubious quality. Primarily heard in US. What a load of baloney. I know he doesn't have that kind of money.
See also: baloney, load, of

baloney

and bologna (bəˈloni)
n. nonsense. (Also as an exclam.) Don’t give me all that baloney!

bologna

verb
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Jason Falter, the fifth-generation co-owner of small Columbus meatpacking plant Falters Meats, says his company's bologna sales divide geographically: Northern Ohioans overwhelmingly order German-style bologna, which is a coarser grind in a straight casing, while Southern Ohioans prefer the more finely ground ring bologna.
As for his notable achievements in the entertainment industry, Bologna, in collaboration with Taylor, wrote his first Broadway show, "Lovers and Other Strangers," which was directed by Charles Grodin.
You never need an umbrella in Bologna, because walking under them will ensure that you will never get wet," said Celso De Scrilli, chairman of Bologna Welcome -- the official tourism information service in the city.
In order to achieve the goal, the senior official announced during the press conference that Emirates airline will bring 12 media groups from the different far eastern countries to Bologna in the next two months.
With the introduction of Emirates SkyCargo service to Bologna using the Boeing 777-300ER, businesses in the region will have more efficient channels to reach their customers in cities around the world," said Nabil Sultan, Emirates' divisional senior vice president of cargo.
They found that there were no differences in the acceptability of turkey breast samples or of samples of bologna.
Most recently, Bologna was managing director at MDC Partners in New York city.
Bologna Follow-up Group (BFUG) oversees the process between the ministerial conferences and is composed of:
According to the organizers, the Bologna Motor Show is set to take place at the end of the 2010 calendar, thus providing a glimpse into the car market of 2011 - a year in which one will potentially bear witness to the long-awaited recovery of the Italian market and also see customers being offered considerable encouragement to get them to start purchasing cars again.
The minister highlighted the importance of encouraging companies of Bologna to take part in reconstructing Iraq," it added.
The European Students' Union (ESU) has been writing about the student perspective on the Bologna Process since it get formally involved in it.
Irish budget airline Ryanair (LSE:RYA) announced on Thursday that it is basing a new aircraft and launching one new route from Bologna from March 2010.
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n BOLOGNA, A CITY OF ART AND CULTURE AND THE ENCHANTING SURROUNDING HILLS Day One: Arrival at Bologna airport and transfer to the hotel in the historical centre.
SHAMED Juventus bigwig Luciano Moggi could return to the game at Bologna.