Jello


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like nailing Jell-O to a cross

Incredibly difficult or impossible, such that it could be seen as a foolish or worthless endeavor to attempt. (Jell-O is a trademark for a brand of gelatin-based desserts that have a soft, gelatinous texture.) Trying to have a reasonable debate with her father is like nailing Jell-O to a cross. If they can't secure a victory here today, climbing back to a spot in the tournament finals will be like nailing Jell-O to a cross.
See also: cross, like, nail

like nailing Jell-O to a tree

Incredibly difficult or impossible, such that it could be seen as a foolish or worthless endeavor to attempt. (Jell-O is a trademark for a brand of gelatin-based desserts that have a soft, gelatinous texture.) Trying to have a reasonable debate with her father is like nailing Jell-O to a tree. If they can't secure a victory here today, climbing back to a spot in the tournament finals will be like nailing Jell-O to a tree.
See also: like, nail, tree

like trying to nail Jell-O to a cross

Incredibly difficult or impossible, such that it could be seen as a foolish or worthless endeavor to attempt. (Jell-O is a trademark for a brand of gelatin-based desserts that have a soft, gelatinous texture.) Trying to have a reasonable debate with her father is like trying to nail Jell-O to a cross. If they can't secure a victory here today, climbing back to a spot in the tournament finals will be like trying to nail Jell-O to a cross.
See also: cross, like, nail, trying

like trying to nail Jell-O to a tree

Incredibly difficult or impossible, such that it could be seen as a foolish or worthless endeavor to attempt. (Jell-O is a trademark for a brand of gelatin-based desserts that have a soft, gelatinous texture.) Trying to have a reasonable debate with her father is like trying to nail Jell-O to a tree. If they can't secure a victory here today, climbing back to a spot in the tournament finals will be like trying to nail Jell-O to a tree.
See also: like, nail, tree, trying
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Even when there were no pronounced jello artifacts, the shots were much shakier than desired.
"On Parade Day we sold plenty of Irish Car Bombs, dollar drafts, green beer, green Jello Shots,'' said Mahoney's owner John Bartosiewicz.
Cosby always said "There is always room for Jello" probably because he didn't like sleeping on a full stomach.
This dessert came with cereal, green tea jello, mochi, green tea ice cream, pocky, straw berries, chocolate syrup, and sponge.
6 Place a layer of jello on top of the fruit and add the custard on top.
Jello Biafra & the Guantanamo School Of Medicine, 02 ABC2, Glasgow ?????alf of England rioting and the economy in meltdown, there's no better time for Jello Biafra to come to town.
JELLO BIAFRA Friday August 5, 02 Academy, Birmingham, 0844 477 2000 * DEAD Kennedys founder and lifelong political agitator Jello Biafra arrives in town with the terrifying live machine that is The Guantanamo School of Medicine.
Jello Biafra, former frontman of the Dead Kennedys, is annoying many of his fans with his determination to come to Israel.
much for mashed potatoes, jello, pudding, cream of wheat.
WHEN JELLO BIAFRA fronted the Dead Kennedys in the 1970s and '80s, the punk band tweaked the left along with the cops and the Moral Majority, taking on liberal complacency and conformity in witty songs such as "California Uber Alles," a record that imagined Jerry Brown as the fubrer of a "Zen fascist" dictatorship.
Especially interesting is the collection of primary documents that end the book, which includes interviews with Dead Kennedys front man Jello Biafra and Riot Grrrl founder Kathleen Hanna.
Your mother asked you bow you liked The onions in the stew: You stuffed your mouth with raisin bread And mumbled, "Vewee goo." Then when she asked you what you said, You took a drink of milk, And all that we could understand Was' "Uggle gluggle skwilk." And now you're asking me if you Can have more lemon jello. Please Listen carefully.
Each team had a checklist and made sure a big bag of rice, oil, sugar, flour, milk powder, dried beans, lots of canned vegetables and fruit, tuna, cheese, tomato paste, custard, jello, dates and tea were put in each box.
every animal and vegetable and mineral, but never jello?
A Jersey cow and some Jello will be found near your next