Plekanec traded gibes this week with Washington goalie Jose Theodore, who ended up essentially saying that Plekanec was no Jaromir Jagr.
Races for governor and senator signaled their confidence by tossing general election gibes at their prospective Democratic opponents.
The mass of these jokes are directed against Hitler and other Nazi leaders, mostly cyncal gibes at their foibles and weaknesses.
Judging from the gibes he sent her way in recent days.
Lacking Grant's suavity, Shaun O'Hagan brings a raw-boned physicality to the role that gibes well with its slapstick requirements.
She uttered familiar gibes against career politicians, of which Brown may be the state's supreme example.