The ad inspired the ire of the Parents Television Council, and uptight, humorless people everywhere.
She's the literary cousin to Katherine Heigl's uptight TV producer in that movie The Ugly Truth, with one major exception.
For Cummings, who was born within an uptight intellectual haven, it was no wonder that he would grow out of that shell.
“It paints the women as shrews, as humorless and uptight, and it paints the men as lovable, goofy, fun-loving guys,” she said.
The whole thing combines a French disregard for sexual predation with our own culture of uptight sensationalism.
But the aforementioned “uptight” chick would have a hard time making a case for sexual assault under these specific circumstances.
One of the characters I played was an uptight whackjob, so that was probably written for me.
In reality, a pimp may be as uptight, jealous, and, indeed, puritanical as any other man.
Read another way, she is a horrible mother, an uptight snob, and a bit of a shrew.
Sometimes, Di Silva clashed with Bulger, who could be “uptight.”