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Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. Since they have almost killed this site, I am going to start releasing details on Monday August 17 of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret. This will culminate in my release of an MBOX file including full headers. More here.
Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. Since they have almost killed this site, I am going to start releasing details on Monday August 17 of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret. More here.
Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. I am going to start releasing details on Monday August 17 of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret. More here.
Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. Details of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret start Monday August 17. More here.
Google has been lying about the penalty against this site for years. My conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty starts dropping August 17. More here.

Definition of tough guy

tough guy

  • egotistical, way too cool.
    What's up, tough guy?

    Last edited on Oct 25 2001. Submitted by CKC from Poulsbo, WA, USA on Oct 25 2001.

noun

  • sarcastic form of address or reference for someone one feels superior to.
                                                                                                                               

    Citation from "Chapter 3", The Confession (TV), Season 1 Episode 3 (2011) censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Feb 18 2013. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on May 06 2011.

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Definitions include: n. 1. A congratulatory remark relating to an act, object or event.
Definitions include: a tough person.
Definitions include: uncaring retort.
Definitions include: an uncaring retort.
Definitions include: acronym for "tough shit".

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