“Unlike Fox, we're not trying to have it both ways; we are a progressive organization and there's no fig leaf,” he said.
That leaves Tzipi LIvni, who appears with each passing day to be little more than a fig leaf.
Israeli hawks might say it provides a fig leaf for undermining the embargo.
As for Brooks, the fig leaf of serious journalism has now been stripped away.
Or is Rand co-opting them by merely using his newfound adviser as a fig leaf?
First you must know that several tribes go completely naked and wear but the fig leaf.
You agree with me, don't you, my dear, that it is not necessary to have more than a fig leaf?
It started by sketching a history of the petticoat, beginning with Eve's fig leaf and working up.
"It is merely a fig leaf which this Adam is employing to hide his shame," said Luther.
And if they do not encounter energetic opposition the fig leaf will soon among us also attest the fall of taste and of the soul.