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I hate ingratitude more in a man than lying, vainness, babbling, drunkenness, or any taint of vice whose strong corruption inhabits our frail blood.

William Shakespeare

Our heroes are people and people are flawed. Don't let that taint the thing you love.

Randy K. Milholland

If the journalist was paying someone for their information, cooperation and participation, the payment may taint the reliability of the story and the truth being sought. Credibility is affected. Some would even put the term 'checkbook journalism' on this matter.

Bob Steele

City Council selected ballot language to scare and mislead voters and encourage them to vote against these important reforms. That's illegal and undermines our democratic process. A fair and impartial election is the hallmark of democracy. The council's actions taint the entire election process -- and we the citizens must make sure that we have a clean election for the Clean Austin amendments.

Glen Maxey

He has to do a whole lot to make up for what he did with BET. There is a whole lot about Bob Johnson to admire: his persistence and his ambition and what he's accomplished. But the way he accomplished it, going for the cheap goods, that is always going to taint his image.

Barry Saunders

This is triple hearsay! ... There is no indication of any taint.

Mark Barrett

It has the taint -- no matter what the eventual (box office) numbers are -- of a loser, which is unfortunate but true.

David Poland