Ladies and gentlemen, can we log off Twitter for just a day so all the facts can catch up with the rumors?
Most of us learned of the deadline hours before the gentlemen from Pennsylvania were scheduled to arrive.
“Stephen Colbert is here, ladies and gentlemen,” Letterman said during his monologue.
The Gentleman is always truthful and sincere; will not agree for the sake of complaisance or out of weakness ; will not pass over that of which he disapproves. He has a clear soul, and a fearless, straightforward tongue. On the other hand he is not blunt and rude. His truth is courteous; his courtesy, truthful; never a humbug, yet, where he truthfully can, he prefers to say pleasant things. [J.R. Vernon, "Contemporary Review," 1869]Related: Gentlemen. Gentleman's agreement is first attested 1929. Gentleman farmer recorded from 1749.