The roots of these stereotypes harken back to the anti-Irish and anti-Mediterranean racism of the British and Ottoman empires. ''I'm not one of those kids who grew up desperate to go out and strut their stuff,'' she said. ''I play a single woman, who has been treated like a princess all her life, coming off a broken engagement. ''I've such grand aims/with so many names that I grow numb'' go two lines of the lyric.
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Miss Kaye has high praise for ''The Pajama Game,'' which begins performances this evening and in which she sings ''Hey, There,'' ''I'm Not at All in Love,'' and a couple of rip-roaring duets with Richard Muenz. The European Union (EU) is a group of countries that acts as one economic unit in the world economy. This is a digitized version of an article from The Times’s print archive, before the start of online publication in 1996. Finny Finish. Fly off quickly; fuck off quickly. OED records this in the sense of ‘an aeroplane in difficulty’ from 1917, but it is not recorded in the figurative sense until Digger Dialects. This is a play on the Cockney pronunciation. First used in World War I by the Australians, ‘furphy’ became a popular term for ‘rumours’. 1835, but was adopted in the military as slang for an officer’s sleeping-bag or bed-roll from 1909. The European debt crisis refers to the struggle faced by Eurozone countries in paying off debts they had accumulated over decades. It has a bizarre origin in a story about a murdered girl called Fanny Adams who was cut up and flung into a river. Miss Kaye, who attended the University of California at Los Angeles and appeared in college shows, moved to New York in the late 1970's to work on Broadway in ''On the 20th Century,'' in which she was cast as Madeline Kahn's understudy. CRICOS Provider : 00120C