Rather than a rubber chicken dinner
where everyone is sitting at a hotel and talking through performances, I really wanted this to be in a formal setting to give the respect to the people who are onstage being honored," Wilson explains.
That is why Gordon Brown spent so many long months on the so-called rubber chicken dinner
circuit before the 1997 general election, wooing just these people.
It gives them a lead-in for every other rubber chicken dinner
thrown for them by the Rotary or Elks Club: "These liberal lawyers only worry about the rights of rapists and drunk drivers.
Peter had booked a table for 10 in the Bamburgh Suite and there was the promise of copious amounts of free wine and beer, even though I assumed it would be accompanied by a rubber chicken dinner
Then when you're bored at some black-tie, rubber chicken dinner
, you can check the time by checking your cuff links.
Anjelica Huston, who deserves an award for being the ``best MC at a rubber chicken dinner
,'' looked out at the audience, laughed, and said, ``Usually when I see you, I'm in the nude
Sardi's, the famous New York dinner club that caters to the Broadway crowd, was chosen as the theme of the Los Angeles Alzheimer's Association because the organization's leaders knew the cummerbund crowd has grown weary of silent auctions and what volunteer director Judy Wunsch referred to as ``bouncing rubber chicken dinners