And when legislation does pass it its larded up by lobbyists.
Like many founding legends, the Scottish version is larded with myth.
Our tax policies are larded through with loopholes for interests connected to those in power.
Then, after the soup, Malena says she can make sweetbread pates with mushrooms: and for the meat course we'll have larded fillet.
The filet can also be larded with bacon and cooked in butter and Marsala only.
On this bed lay the meat that may be larded with bacon or ham and seasoned with salt, pepper and a taste of cinnamon.
The meat must have been prepared beforehand, that is to say washed, trimmed and larded.
Grouse, partridges, and quail may be larded in the same manner.
They larded the soil with their good sweat to make a place for fellows like you.
A cold roast turkey should be larded and served up with large spoonfuls of stiff currant jelly dropped all over it.
late 14c. (possibly early 13c.), "rendered fat of a swine," from Old French larde "joint, meat," especially "bacon fat" (12c.), and directly from Latin lardum "lard, bacon, cured swine's flesh," probably cognate with Greek larinos "fat," laros "pleasing to the taste."
"prepare (meat) for roasting by inserting of pieces of salt pork, etc., into it," mid-14c., from Old French larder "to lard" (12c.), from lard "bacon fat" (see lard (n.)). Figuratively, of speech or writing, from 1540s. Related: Larded; larding.