Not About

Not About

This page documents egregious abuses of the "not about" construction. Please send me any amusing or disgusting examples that you find.










It's not about piracy. It's about opportunity Source
It's not about cigarettes. It's about liberty Source
It's not about coming into schools criticising, it's about showing them different ways of cooking food Source
it's not about conformity, it's about learning how to live in a community Source
it was not about ``bypassing councils'', but aimed at getting local people and the councils together. Source
The abortion row in the US is not about babies. It's about power-mad grown-ups who despise each other Source
The clause is not about individuals, but about regulating those who put advertising on the net Source
the treaty is not about enlargement but about further creating a framework to achieve full political and economic union Source
Improving participation is not about political dogma or hitting statistically satisfying targets It is about ending a huge waste of talent. Source