Ironically: “The critic's remarks of praise were uttered strictly tongue-in-cheek.”
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However, I spent enough time with him and other players to witness moments, comments and actions that were not so tongue-in-cheek.
The painter Ricardo Francis produced three separate works for the show, all with tongue-in-cheek names.
He has total, tongue-in-cheek loyalty to Keough Novak, his fictional sister, who has more than 4,000 Twitter followers of her own.The Book of B.J. Novak: An Absurdist, Scathingly Funny Literary Debut|Caryn James|February 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With his disarming, tongue-in-cheek salutations, he got on the phone.
Most of the clips online that show Corden singing are tongue-in-cheek, though his voice does come off as serviceable.‘Into the Woods’ Cast: Grading the Singing of Meryl Streep, Johnny Depp & More|Kevin Fallon|July 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST