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parade of horribles

A series of many misdeeds or misfortunes. A: "Why did you leave your job?" B: "I can't even begin to talk about the parade of horribles that happened to me while I was working there." The recent news cycle has just been a parade of horribles, with one tragedy after the next.
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Terry played Zeus, king of the gods of Mount Olympus in Groovy Greeks, one of a pair of new Horrible Histories plays currently being performed at Sunderland Empire.
Thousands of years after the Ruthless Romans, Savage Saxons and Vicious Vikings stormed ashore on the coast of Britain and the Gruesome Greeks competed in the first ever Olympic Games, you can relive those horribly exciting times by bringing your family to see Birmingham Stage Company's new Horrible Histories stage shows, coming to Sunderland Empire from July 12 to 16.
Horrible Histories will be at the theatre from today with two shows - Invincible Invaders and Groovy Greeks.
He soon learns that he's not alone when his mom, dad, brother and sister all find themselves living through their own terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day.
The castle has a Horrible Histories-themed attraction in the grounds.
Now, stopping off in Cardiff next week is the brand new show Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain, complete with all new amazing 3D special effects.
Horrible Histories will be live on stage at the King's Theatre, Edinburgh, from Tuesday to Saturday, June 11-15 .
LOW, AGED10 Horrible annuals My two favourite annuals this year were Horrible Histories 2013 and Horrible Science 2013.
Summary: Jennifer Aniston says she loved playing sex-mad dentist Julia in new movie Horrible Bosses.
HORRIBLE BOSSES TRAILER: Check out Ioan Gruffudd alongside Jennifer Aniston and Jason Bateman in the trailer for the new comedy.
HORRIBLE SHIPWRECK offers a true drama based on the loss of the 1833 British convict ship Amphitrite which went down holding 108 female convicts, 12 children and 13 seamen--in full sight of hundreds of onlookers.
We strongly condemn the coward, horrible terrorist attack perpetrated in Marrakesh, and we deplore that innocent people have fallen victims to this barbaric act which runs counter to the principles of peace and tolerance advocated by Islam," the Association said in a statement.
The tapeworm is a horrible gut parasite that dogs can pick up from infected rabbits and rodents.
THE producers of six hugely popular Horrible Histories shows are touring an exciting new show to New Brighton's Floral Pavilion.