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straight goods

The truth, as in Is that straight goods about how much you still owe? or I'm giving you the straight goods about Monica. [Slang; late 1800s]
See also: good, straight
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He was open and honest, but he got the straight goods for us on the insurer's position.
Ish Theilheimer, the founder of the alternative on-line news site Straight Goods, invited Dr.
I persevered only because it seemed like a good idea, as the same-sex "marriage" debate rages on, to talk to someone who had the straight goods on the subject or, in other words, someone who had been delivered from a life of lesbianism.
At AFI, we strive to bring you the stories behind the headlines to give you the straight goods.
Amdur called in "truly monumental effort" in an article in Straight Goods, a web publication.
The speakers were Ish Theilheimer, publisher of Straight Goods, Mary Collins, an overseas worker for the United Church of Canada; and Murray Thomson, co-founder of Project Ploughshares.
And without the kind of assistance we receive, there's no way we can ever know if we're getting the straight goods and all of those goods.
Easy access to the actual judicial decision means the public gets the straight goods right from the source.
Get the straight goods on six different vendors in Info-Techs Desktop Virtualization Vendor Landscape.
The Journey Home is a sensitive and evocative book that gives you the straight goods, a real eye opener that is both believable and accessible.
Resolution: This set will give you the straight goods on these two competitors and others in the VDI landscape
STRAIGHT GOODS--On-line reporter for Straight Goods who broke story of warlords misdirecting US air hits used war zone experiences - including those of his friend Danny Pearl - to avoid capture.
The correspondent who broke the story about Afghan warlords misdirecting US strikes (January 14 at Straight Goods www.
Johnson has been filing stories from Asia for the Canadian on-line publication Straight Goods (www.