(1) If it's stodge and solace you need, then the hearty Scottish breakfast will do the job.(2) Compared with the stodge of American papers, their sheer inertness, what's on offer in England never fails to amaze me.(3) If you're poor in this world, this is how you get your daily energy: a big pile of carbohydrates with a tiny amount of proteins, fats, spice or salt to leaven the stodge .(4) Offer this stodge to people before dinner and they'll eat it.(5) Instead there is a formless narrative stodge , a summary report of a life, high on biographical fact and very low on the literary qualities he valued most.(6) From the bruschetta and garlic bread starters to the pizza and pasta main courses, they were all satiating themselves on stodge .(7) Imagine stodge in the middle of August, when all you want is a dainty cucumber sandwich and a bowl of strawberries before skipping off for a game of tennis.(8) Toddlers, whose television-watching and eating habits are decided for them, are less susceptible to the lure of marketing men than their parents, who were themselves raised on a diet of stodge .(9) she ate her way through a plateful of stodge(10) There's plenty of good stodge on the menu, including favourites such as scampi, macaroni cheese, sausages, lasagne, steak and hand-cut chips.(11) Having endured the worst of American food for the best part of our holiday, with huge portions of inedible, sugar-laden stodge , this was the straw that broke the camel's back.(12) I've noticed the return of a familiar tightness in the belt area over the past few weeks, which might not be entirely unrelated to the amount of cold-weather stodge that I've been eating recently.(13) For supper tonight, three-quarters of us will be eating mainly stodge - a pile of carbohydrates.(14) A former army chef has been drafted in to work with schools around the area, to see what can be done to make school dinners, traditionally that byword for stodge , more nutritious.(15) In the evening, with the group left to its own devices for once, we have our first disappointing meal, consisting mainly of flavourless stodge floating in vast amounts of grease.(16) Walking off all this stodge doesn't really involve a tour of Helsinki's historical sites, galleries or museums.