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But everything about the Hughes-Eldridge pairing militated against such a portrayal.The Rise and Fall of Chris Hughes and Sean Eldridge, America’s Worst Gay Power Couple|James Kirchick|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Others have found its portrayal of Southern life offensive, exploitative, or inaccurate.
Did McCarthy invent the portrayal of violence in fiction, or should that laurel go to Homer?Compliments Are Nice, but Enough With the Cormac McCarthy Comparisons|William Giraldi|October 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
FDR was a performer whose artistry was the portrayal of easy authority.
And Idris Elba, who recently earned raves for his portrayal of Nelson Mandela, deserves better than this.Idris Elba’s Battle of the Bulge: Moose Knuckles and Sexist Double Standards|Keli Goff|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He would illustrate his lessons by fables in the portrayal of which he was wonderfully gifted.A Thousand Years of Jewish History|Maurice H. (Maurice Henry) Harris
In one direction alone did he fail, or choose to fail—in the portrayal of facial beauty, elegance, and respectability.The History of "Punch"|M. H. Spielmann
Then the portrayal of purely physical beauty, with refinement of line and gorgeousness of color, became preëminent.Barbara's Heritage|Deristhe L. Hoyt
I believe I should not think of attempting to write a Portrayal if I had hips like a pair of saddle-bags.The Story of Mary MacLane|Mary MacLane
In his portrayal, the possibilities of "repressed emotion" have been startlingly indicated.A Change of Air|Anthony Hope