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shitstorm

rude slang A violent and/or chaotic situation. The coup has created a shitstorm for everyone in that country. Once people started throwing punches in the bar, we knew we had to get out of that shitstorm.
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Daan popped out of the beer garden at Pyramid Ledges with a cold one and back tail firecracker'd through the shit storm of humans and buses.
Barbara Sukowa gives a phenomenal performance as the title character who caused an egghead shit storm when she found her own Jewish intellectual freedom by coming to understand the "banality of evil" at Adolf Eichmann's trial.
This week, however, we reveal the findings of a consumer survey that will disabuse anyone of the notion grocery can remain immune to the economic shit storm (p4).
A degree of physical bravery goes with the territory of being a top jockey, but what sets Fallon apart is his readiness to take risks, his mental toughness in taking split-second decisions that mean he will have to ride out a shit storm of abuse and criticism if it goes wrong.
I created a shit storm regarding the collection of donations for our struggling development of Kanis Park.
The shit storm of capitalism leaves us hungry for something real.
That morning I walked into the office having no idea the shit storm that was coming.
The palette of certain works is a dirty mix of black and brown, and two in particular bring this chromatic shit storm across the threshold of sublimation into direct awareness with their physical elements.
And one of the most recent casualties of the global economic shit storm that seems to have ravaged our poor mother Earth the past few years.
With their warping metamorphic body shapes and proliferating rings and other geometric devices--imagine one of Al Held's multicolored '7os or '8os space frames in a shit storm of gloppy off-color asteroids--Dunham's work appeared not only fully formed, and authoritatively deformed, but suddenly, queasily apropos.
NO, BUT THAT'S THE SHIT STORM WE'RE IN SO LET'S MAKE THE MOST OF IT
Changing a frontman is a pretty big deal, and we expected a shit storm.