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But publicly throwing shade at Louis Vuitton wasn't Kanye's first fashion faux pas.Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s Balmain Campaign: High Fashion Meets Low Culture|Amy Zimmerman|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From righteous fury to faux indignation, everything we got mad about in 2014—and how outrage has taken over our lives.
That being said, the task of faux-fellating my partner naturally fell to me.
In her telling, she was, until just five years ago, a complete naif about climate change.Naomi Klein’s ‘This Changes Everything’ Will Change Nothing|Michael Signer|November 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She tackles weighty subjects with a naive sensibility and faux-innocence, but skillfully avoids dumbing them down.
"And you leave about your faux commencements, as M. Ballompre would call them, for us to stumble over," said Margaret.The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge
A sledging cook will often make a disagreeable faux pas by extinguishing the primus in the preparation of hoosh.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
Tilliard blushed, partly on account of the faux pas he had made last June, partly on account of the restaurant.The Longest Journey|E. M. Forster
There was a faux air of a real married name about Mrs. Nightingale that was lacking in Mrs. Graythorpe.Somehow Good|William de Morgan
In a strange house it would have been simply a faux pas, but he knows us well enough, and the arrangement between us.Gray youth|Oliver Onions