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Pull

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Paes tends not to pull punches with critics, sometimes literally.
A former chairman of the Greyhound Trainers' Association, the longtime ex-Walthamstow trainer has never been one to pull punches, and was in the process of penning a letter for publication on the ongoing debate on a new home for the Derby when contacted by the Racing Post.
I really enjoy your articles in Saturday's Journal - I like the way you don't pull punches.
Unfolding largely in chronological order, the film doesn't pull punches with its depiction of her battles with drug and alcohol addiction, posing tough questions about the culpability of the media and some of her inner circle in her downfall.
That visibility has brought attacks from the current front-runner, Trump, who tends to not pull punches when it comes to his presidential competition.
The film doesn't pull punches with its depiction of her battles with drug and alcohol addiction, posing difficult questions about the culpability of the media and some of her inner circle in her tragic downfall.
It's compact, lightweight, and doesn't pull punches in performance.
Never one to pull punches, he tells reason: "Minimum wage law is one of the most effective tools in the arsenals of racists all around the world.
He doesn't pull punches about his childhood, one in which his father (a century-old centurion whom he now loves and gets along with very well) didn't pull punches when disciplining the children.