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Keegan is in no mood for pulling punches or letting his players off the hook, while Arsenal manager Bruce Rioch was able to sit back and enjoy the spectacle.
My own paper, The Washington Post, was justifiably criticized for pulling punches in its coverage of Mayor Marion Barry's third term, even as it led the way in pursuing the story of his drug use.
TBS is putting out The Untold West which tackles a succession of Western frontier tales and characters without pulling punches Robert Halmi has Streets of Laredo on his schedule and Fox's Ken Burns is producing The Adventures of Brisco County.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- With a reputation for candor and a mission to educate women about their feminine health, Lil' Drug Store Products, the makers of RepHresh Vaginal Gel, has been raising consciousness and not pulling punches when it comes to discussing highly volatile, often embarrassing subjects.
Coaches prize humility, a quality that enables players to criticise themselves effectively and without pulling punches.