While Ping says she expected a certain amount of backlash inside China, she was shocked at the firestorm her book touched off.
Still, the man did starve himself in the name of a same-sex marriage ban and it, unsurprisingly, earned him a lot of backlash.
This only seemed to amplify the backlash against Stewart, especially from women.
The backlash may also provide a lift to Barack Obama and... Mitt Romney.
The cookie-cutter predictability of hyper-partisan talk radio talking points is provoking a backlash.
But de la Renta doesn't seem concerned about the backlash of reintroducing Galliano to the fashion world.
But he was sure of its source; it had not been any backlash of the Red caller!
As these unpleasant truths emerge, the bitterness, resentment and disillusionment will grow and a backlash will develop.
Extrapolating Russian history, it would be reasonable to expect a backlash in the form of a counterrevolution.
The backlash of that blast must have caught the majority of the lights also.