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don't patronize me

Don't condescend to me; don't talk to me as if I were stupid. A: "Sir, you just need to put your card in the reader there, and then type in your PIN number when it prompts you to." B: "Don't patronize me, I know how to use one of these!"
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Riyadh, Jumada I 9, 1436, Feb 28, 2015, SPA -- Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud will patronize the 2nd International Conference on the history of King Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman Al Saud at Imam Muhammad ibn Saud Islamic University (IMSIU).
Supreme Council for Youth and Sport (SCYS) First Deputy Chairman and Bahrain Royal Equestrian and Endurance Federation (BREEF) President Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa will patronize the event.
Madinah, Rabi'I 28, 1435, Jan 29, 2014, SPA -- Prince Faisal bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Madinah region, will patronize here on 9 Rabi' II the ''1st Forum for School Accreditation'' to be organized by the Bureau of Education for Arab Gulf States in partnership with Taibah University and Approach for Training and Teaching.
Riyadh, Safar 3, 1435, Dec 6, 2013, SPA -- Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense, will patronize the honoring ceremony for the winners of King Khalid Prize, which will be held in Riyadh next Sunday.
Riyadh, Rajab 22, 1434, Jun 1, 2013, SPA -- Prince Fahd bin Abdullah bin Mohammed, Deputy Minister of Defense, will patronize here on Sunday the graduation ceremony of the 10 batch of cadets of King Abdullah Air Defense College.
Riyadh, Rajab 17, 1434, May 27, 2013, SPA -- On behalf of Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Deputy Premier, Minister of Defense, and Chairman of Board of Directors of General Organization for Military Industries, Prince Fahd bin Abdullah bin Mohammed, Deputy Defense Minister and the Board's Deputy Chairman, will patronize here on Wednesday the ceremony of inauguration and laying the foundation stone for a number of projects of the General Organization for Military Industries, and the graduation ceremony of the second course of students from Prince Sultan industrial Institute.
Jeddah, Rajab 15, 1434, May 25, 2013, SPA -- Prince Mishl bin Majed bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Jeddah, will patronize on June 9, the graduation ceremony of the 8th batch of students comprising 240 graduates majored in Nursing Science from Faqih Medical College.
Jeddah, Jumada I 13, 1434, Mar 25, 2013, SPA -- Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior, will patronize here tomorrow the inauguration ceremony of the second phase of technical protection systems of Installations Security Forces.
Riyadh, Muharram 24, 1434, Dec 8, 2012, SPA - Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior and President of Supreme Commission for Industrial Security will patronize here tomorrow the 15th International Conference and Exhibition on Industrial Security.
Madinah, Rabi'II 18, 1433, Mar 11, 2012, SPA - The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud will patronize here tomorrow the First International Conference in Computing and Information Technology, to be hosted by the University of Taibah.
Time Topic 9:00 Deputy Prime Minister, Health Minister Ghassan Hasbani, patronizes an International Conference on "Psychology and Personal Health" at the Beirut Arab University *** 10:30 MP Ibrahim Kanaan presiding over Budget and Finance committee session 10:30 MP Hassan Fadlallah presiding over Media and Communications committee hearing session Meeting by Joint Parliamentary Committees' Sub-Committee in charge of studying and approving the draft law in Decree No.
1 (BNA): Below are some headlines from Bahrain's newspapers on local events: // HRH Premier patronizes Gulf Microbiology Conference.
8: to support the creation and growth of profitable, competitive black-owned enterprises, Guy patronizes African American-owned businesses, including retail clothing stores and booksellers.