Furthermore, compared to the resources available to the alcohol industry to send out that message, the resources available to governmental organisations to imprint a health warning were risible .
He has seen ‘antiques with an impeccable history that are materially wrong on every count, and objects that are obvious, risible fakes that pass every test - it makes life interesting!’
After its risible opening - Princeton admissions officers rifling through applications under cloying voiceover - the movie only sinks lower.
The story has been simplified to the level of a cartoon, the music is portentous and the lyrics are more risible than profound.
The story was nicely timed in public relations terms to swing media coverage away from his risible performance at the tribunal last week, when he was unable to recall matters of facts on a large number of occasions.
The special effects were not unconvincing; they were risible , especially the scenes of the wealthy giantess stalking the countryside.
Some have made a career of talking down the Irish economy, but have a risible forecasting record.
The monies promised to upgrade public services are risible , given the scale of the British economy and the size of its population.
His political views could be contested but the notion that he would actually give information to the British about fellow comrades is literally risible .
‘I cannot imagine how any self-respecting female could possibly conceive of doing such a foolish thing, let alone begin to consider entertaining such risible notions myself,’ I replied curtly.