As Jesus told his disciples, every generation wants to build shrines to the prophets of the past, but nobody wants these gadflies
lampooning our own greed, arrogance, and corruption.
In other words, gadflies
get under your skin, cause a lot of irritation, do a great deal of damage and can sometimes be fatal.
Fortunately, she does not mention gadflies
, horseflies, and barflies.
In division one leaders Peggy Gadflies
had efforts from Martin Evans, Greg Nixon and Paul Williams help them to a 3-2 victory at Gladstone Athletic and Bird FC''s two goal Mickey McCann left his calling card in the 3-1 success at Railway Meols.
In both instances, the debates were prompted by City Hall gadflies
who scrutinize the council and testify about everything from their protest rights to special permit waivers awarded by the council.
They kicked around The Climbing Vines, Noisy Birdwomen, Homing Pigeons and Gadflies
before Earhart, the club's first president, suggested they keep it simple - something like the total of the club's charter members, 99.
In Division Two Peggy Gadflies
moved into top spot with a fine 3-2 win away to AC Brookley.
TO hear the opponents of San Fernando Valley cityhood tell it, the 111 intrepid souls seeking office in the new Valley government are little more than political misfits, the sort of gadflies
who show up at public hearings and prattle on about water fluoridation or black helicopters.
Bronze Social and Peggy Gadflies
were involved in an eight-goal thriller with both teams taking a share of the points with a 4-4 scoreline.
Who would conservatives and self-serving gadflies
like Bruce have to blame for their screw-ups if you didn't have us handy?
City Council members chatted idly while city business went on, lobbyists hovered nearby and gadflies
complained - it was politics as usual as Los Angeles City Hall opened its doors to the public for the first time Thursday following a $300 million face lift.