We need to bring into the open how gimmicks like those described above have in no way cut ice with
our Hindu brethren.
This has not cut ice with
the legion of his followers who had anticipated the proverbial long night to win the day.
Needless to say PDC's explanation doesn't cut ice with
Even Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu's offer that Sushma would make a statement in the House to clarify her position, failed to cut ice with
the Opposition parties, who have threatened to block House till the PM speaks on the Lalitgate issue.
But what has comepletely failed to cut ice with
the voters is Sharad Pawar's once famed connect with the 'farmers'.
Her party is expected to put up a good show in states like Assam where her humanitarian work with refugees have cut ice with
the Assam voters.
Singh's interactions with the Iranian leadership on Wednesday don't seem to have cut ice with
either Washington or Tel Aviv.
The bar for this has been set very high and one month's set of disappointing employment figures probably will not cut ice with
the more conservative axis of the FOMC.
The government advice for Anna to give up his fast before serious discussions did not cut ice with
the Gandhian seeing a "game plan" on the part of the government and dilly-dallying tactics with vague assurances.
Now that is something that cut ice with
even someone like me
And he warned that a narrow Europe-focused approach might not cut ice with
businesses looking to operate worldwide: "People expect to have global roaming on their mobiles," he noted, and have fixed networks that work everywhere.
AAPL) failed to cut ice with
Consumer Reports despite announcing, Friday, it would give out free Bumper cases to iPhone 4 users who are complaining of reception loss and sudden, dropped calls.
The reasons Benitez gave for playing a weakened team against the Gunners just do not cut ice with
Kamara's arguments, however, did not cut ice with
Justice Rashid who, earlier in the trial had declared in open court: "Paul Kamara, you are used to intimidating and bullying people in your newspaper.
I can't see why I should have to cut ice with
anybody,' he said.