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  • s  in violation of good taste even verging on the indecent

  • Group number two, quite as definite, was the wicked group an off-colour mixture of boys from all races and all families, who sat in the rear of the rooms and cried their .
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  • Soccer-Pellegrini blames fatigue as City run out of zip
    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini blamed English football's traditional Christmas fixture pile-up for his team's off-colour performance in a 1-0 Premier League win over struggling Crystal Palace on Saturday. A 66th-minute strike by Bosnian Edin Dzeko settled a closely-fought match in which England goalkeeper Joe Hart made a string of good saves to help extend City's home league record to ...
    Dec. 28, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News

  • Ron Wilson in
    I think off-colour language is ingrained in the dressing room,said Wilson, a 51-year-old grandfather. "It's part of professional sports and its a macho testosterone-fuelled environment. My daughters, when they were in grade school, would...

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