“No ‘hoopla’ as Diane Sawyer takes over ABC World News” was a typical headline.
After the Obama hoopla, it is still possible that Moustafa will be cleared on appeal.
With all the hoopla swirling around out here, their attitude was refreshing.
That is the kind of human bridge-building these foreign trips with all the hoopla can produce.
It all looked very different two years ago when the first 787 was rolled out with a great deal of hoopla.
After the Obama hoopla, it is still possible that Moustafa will be cleared.
But this spring in Paris, the Mapplethorpe hoopla is taking an interesting turn.
And the biggest question of all: will these two lovers find that fairy-tale ending after all the hoopla dies down?
The Mail: Hubris, hoopla, and claims that were false, cynical and very, very dangerousObama was duped.
But the hoopla over it reflects some strange and antiquated thinking.
1877, hoop la, American English, earlier houp-la, exclamation accompanying quick movement (1870), of unknown origin, perhaps borrowed from French houp-là "upsy-daisy," also a cry to dogs, horses, etc.
[1877+; perhaps fr hoop-la!, the stagecoach driver's exhortation to his horses]