First they accused the film writer of plagiarism to blacken her name and destroy her credibility, then attacked the film script.
In your desire to blacken the reputation of this country, you have resorted to the dissemination of falsehoods, misrepresentations and innuendos without any factual basis.
This went on until several men were hired to blacken their faces, hide, jump out and shout ‘boo!’
Or could it have been, as he implied, jealous rivals who wanted to blacken his name and damage his business?
They burn cork and blacken their faces, painting on big red lips, donning white gloves.
he set fire to the paper, watching the end blacken as it burned
Halve and deseed the peppers and place, with rounded sides uppermost, under a preheated grill until the skins blacken .
He then proceeded to blacken his face entirely while trying to remember the words to the song.
They also paint their bodies and blacken their teeth.
This is an administration so wedded to spin and manipulation that it is seeking to blacken a decent man's reputation even as his body lies unburied.