Pie

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Pie

A Spanish measure of length approximately equivalent to 23.86 centimeters, or just under 11 inches. It is largely obsolete.
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Ashley looks like he ate all the pies, Allardyce like he made them - and somehow you feel a bet on the 33-1 offered by Sky Bet that Allardyce is the first Premier League boss out of a job is not pie in the Sky.
Until now, Time Warner has stonewalled efforts to get them to provide the people of Ohio with enough information for the PUCO to make an informed decision as to whether its plan is simply pie in the sky, or whether they have actually thought through the important issues involved with providing local telephone service," she said.
The findings were treated as pie in the sky yesterday by the manufacturers of the national delicacy.
But if anyone thinks it's all just pie in the sky and the idea of a healthy pasty won't take off in Scotland, then think again.
PIE in the Sky star Richard Griffiths is fighting back to health after being under 24-hour care in hospital.