Winston Churchill exposed the dilemma of democracy when he famously and wittingly described it as "the worst form of government, except for all the rest".In Africa, the second liberation has put nascent democracies at the mercy of demagogues and charlatans who smooth-talk
and buy their way to power.
You know this isn't too-too major, so you're pretty sure you can smooth-talk
your way out of it.
And we reckon there will be no shortage of men ready to smooth-talk
Glenda back into the dating game.
He handed the 39-yearold a fine, but she is said to have smooth-talked
her way out of it before driving off without a ticket.
All those facelifts and hairlines redefined, you smooth-talked
You have to credit Michael Caine for holding his own amid the mother-daughter fireworks, playing Mari's cheesy showbiz-agent boyfriend who smooth-talks
COPS are searching for a Norwegian con artist, who has smooth-talked
30 people into paying pounds 130 a time for ordinary ham sandwiches that he says will make them live forever.