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From there — and there, and there — Bob Baffert took his irreverence to the reverent places of horse racing, sprinkling spice upon the staid.Bob Baffert, long horse racing’s irreverent king, sits on a precarious throne|Chuck Culpepper, Gus Garcia-Roberts|May 14, 2021|Washington Post
By the same token that Substack is proving highly remunerative for certain journalists on staff and the Deadspin pedigree should attract subscribers who miss the old site’s irreverence and coverage of both sports and politics.‘All taking a chance on each other’: Jasper Wang on Defector Media’s collective ownership structure|Pierre Bienaimé|September 29, 2020|Digiday
This is kind of an accidental career for me—which is why I approach it with irreverence and playfulness.DJ Spooky Wants You To Question Everything You Know About Music, Technology, and Philosophy|Oliver Jones|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Aggressively disturbing plotlines about things like rape are delivered with perfect irreverence.Why ‘It’s Always Sunny’ Is Funny: An Examination of Scenes, Stripped of Context|Caitlin Dickson|November 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Disraeli affectionately (and with irreverence that shocked everyone but la reine) referred to Victoria as the "Faery Queen."
The unlikely duo first met in England in spring 2007 at a dinner and bonded over a shared irreverence for show business idiocy.
Especially when Mayer chooses irreverence and candor over the collective blandness of risk-averse, American Idol-bred pop stars.
I have been accused of showing irreverence towards these barbarous kings and priests.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
And the English people do not share with us—I say it to their credit—our universal irreverence for what is solemn and sacred.The Autobiography of a Play|Bronson Howard
But, twenty feet from the door, the spirit of irreverence overtook him.The Varmint|Owen Johnson
They think "Irreverence for the dreams of youth" always comes from "the hardening of the heart."Girls and Women|Harriet E. Paine (AKA E. Chester}
We treat God with irreverence by banishing him from our thoughts, not by referring to his will on slight occasions.