reality check No. 1: Immigration reform is only dead if the House of Representatives—specifically Speaker Boehner—decides it is.
reality check: In 2011, do real female officers of the law really have to pick work over love?
Honoring Rosa Parks is important, but when you cross over into comparing yourself with her, it's time for a reality check.
But we the media have a role to play in this reality check as well.
reality check: 90 percent of Americans rarely agree on anything.
Talks with Iran over its alleged pursuit of nuclear weapons ran into a reality check in the latest round in Baghdad.
Rejection breeds a reality check, and a new target property is identified.
Progressives who hope, in 2014, to regulate their way out of this problem need a reality check.
If Iran goes ahead with Ahmadinejad's plans, President Obama's rhetoric about engagement would get a reality check.
The reality check on these preposterous estimates was that both works failed to sell.
A confirmation of fact, esp when compared with fantasy: Proxmire's pronouncements provided a reality check on spending requests (1990s+)