The notion is we'll send a signal to future grifters that we're not an easy mark
," McKinney said.
Criminals look for such easy marks
as people who are slouched over, preoccupied, or fumbling with packages.
That's what has made it such an easy mark
While they took it easy Mark
Hughes' side went for the jugular, the manager declaring after a seventh victory in nine games had lifted Rovers into 10th: "This was maybe our best performance of the season.
Not only will you save money and avoid grief, but also you won't look like an easy mark
to other slow-pay buyers in the market place.
The plumber probably thought he had found an easy mark
Want to avoid looking like a stereotypical tourist and an easy mark
Kerry made himself an easy mark
for Republican strategists, who were more than willing to let Kerry kill his own campaign.
Make sure that your company is not known as an easy mark
for insurance fraud.
But Churchill himself was also culpable in this regard: he showed no real concern for the unfortunate millions who were handed across to one of the most brutal dictators of the last century, and understandably Stalin himself regarded him as naive and as an easy mark
An unerring sense of the false or the superficial make them no easy mark
for a leader whose sense of loyalty didn't match theirs.
Those that thought the imports would be an easy mark
hadn't noticed that international parent breweries (Heineken, Guinness, Beck's, etc.
But, the Russian people are new to capitalism and proved to be an easy mark
A blurb from Columbia University's Patricia Williams, hailing MacKinnon as "one of the most visible and effective advocates behind this nation's attention to crimes against women," laments that "because her brilliant writing is largely unread, she has become an ideological easy mark
Is there a reaction to such arguably legitimate complaints/gripes which does not give the professor the reputation as an easy mark
, but does allow him/her to sensibly incorporate into his grading information the fact that the student had a complaint worth considering?