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The Daily Sentinel
Computers, and running in circlesother to “turn their lives around,” apparently not understanding that this coul
Computers, and running in circles
The Daily Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
other to “turn their lives around,” apparently not understanding that this could be fruitless. It’d be like doing the Hokey Pokey. In the case of a square, computers need to be told to turn 90 degrees. However, once these two basic instructions... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Reds’ ascension up with world’s best— after the great Babe Ruth had been sold to the New York Yankees — and they’d
Reds’ ascension up with world’s best
Adelaide Now / Posted 19 hours ago
— after the great Babe Ruth had been sold to the New York Yankees — and they’d failed to win a World Series since. Boston Red Sox Pokey Reese jumps on top of his teammates after the Red Sox defeated the St Louis Caridnals to win the World... Read more
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Daily Star
Viewers horrified as 'penis' slips out on family TV showfor Distant Shores' – no its called 'Sail for Distant Shores.'" TV2/NATHOLDET/
Viewers horrified as 'penis' slips out on family TV show
Daily Star / Posted 22 hours ago
for Distant Shores' – no its called 'Sail for Distant Shores.'" TV2/NATHOLDET/YOUTUBEMISLEADING: Believe it or not, the pokey member is actually the lad's foot But as eagle-eyed lateral thinkers will have noticed, this is not a penis, but is... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Revealing Australian historiesfestival, Nashville Boogie, from May 12-15. There’s some great talent on the b
Revealing Australian histories
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
festival, Nashville Boogie, from May 12-15. There’s some great talent on the bill, too: Chris Isaak, Reverend Horton Heat, Pokey LaFarge, Dale Watson and his Lone Stars, Rosie Flores and my old mate from out Chattanooga way, Jason Lee Wilson. It... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pokey LaFarge pays tribute to Midwestern rootsWatching Pokey LaFarge is like stepping back in time. A decade since making his
Pokey LaFarge pays tribute to Midwestern roots
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Watching Pokey LaFarge is like stepping back in time. A decade since making his debut, the dapper St. Louis singer-songwriter is on the road promoting his seventh studio album, “Something in the Water,” which once again mixes up authentic rockabilly,... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Ingraham: Just another mock draft mockerydraft. 8. BROWNS: Bubba Poole, WR, Utah — Little known fact: Paul Brown’s wife
Ingraham: Just another mock draft mockery
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 6 days ago
draft. 8. BROWNS: Bubba Poole, WR, Utah — Little known fact: Paul Brown’s wife always called him “Bubba.” 9. BUCCANEERS: Pokey Harris, RB, Murray State — Not nearly as fast as his name implies. 10. GIANTS: Vontarrius Dora, DE, Louisiana Tech —... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Business Travel Awards 2016: Best In-Flight Entertainmentactually use. What’s more annoying: waiting for crappy in-flight wi-fi to load
Business Travel Awards 2016: Best In-Flight Entertainment
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
actually use. What’s more annoying: waiting for crappy in-flight wi-fi to load your damn email or shelling out $15 for the pokey privilege? Mint offers option C: real broadband internet.Sweet treats. Fancy pastries from Mah-ze-Dahr! Ice cream from... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Business Travel Awards 2016: Best In-Flight Entertainmentactually use. What’s more annoying: waiting for crappy in-flight wi-fi to load
Business Travel Awards 2016: Best In-Flight Entertainment
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
actually use. What’s more annoying: waiting for crappy in-flight wi-fi to load your damn email or shelling out $15 for the pokey privilege? Mint offers option C: real broadband internet.Sweet treats. Fancy pastries from Mah-ze-Dahr! Ice cream from... Read more
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The Register
How IT are you? Find out now in our HILARIOUS quiz!Something for the Weekend, Sir? Gor blimey guv. I jus’ bin dahn the ol’ rub-a-d
How IT are you? Find out now in our HILARIOUS quiz!
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
Something for the Weekend, Sir? Gor blimey guv. I jus’ bin dahn the ol’ rub-a-dub for a pokey alright sparrah do us a lemon John. Fret not, faithful reader. Be comforted that I have neither succumbed to Dickvandykitis nor do I have any compulsion to... Read more
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The Register
Come get your free Opera VPN (and bring along something to read)faster. In practice, loading pages with the Opera SurfEasy VPN was a definite b
Come get your free Opera VPN (and bring along something to read)
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
faster. In practice, loading pages with the Opera SurfEasy VPN was a definite bottleneck. The test results with Opera's pokey VPN Perhaps this is just due to the crush of traffic being seen on release day. It wouldn't be the first time we've... Read more
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NJ.com
'The Meddler' review: Susan Sarandon only wants to helpeach other's buttons until they don't, neither can really move forward in life
'The Meddler' review: Susan Sarandon only wants to help
NJ.com / Posted 8 days ago
each other's buttons until they don't, neither can really move forward in life until they do. It's a quiet, even somewhat pokey movie. But a gentle, generous one too – and one which, like Marnie, you know only wants the best for you. So sit.... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why I Write Scary Stories for Childrenstories that grip readers. The goal is to put the darkness in its place. There
Why I Write Scary Stories for Children
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
stories that grip readers. The goal is to put the darkness in its place. There is absolutely a time and a place for The Pokey Little Puppy and Barnyard Dance, just like there’s a time and a place for footie pajamas. But as children grow, fear... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Winston answers character questionsthat they're going to want to do anything for me just like I would for them."
Winston answers character questions
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
that they're going to want to do anything for me just like I would for them." Yes, it sounds like a lot of rah-rah hokey pokey. But if you stay around and listen long enough, this is what Winston is all about: an echo chamber of good... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Arkansans chosen for Delta Exhibition announcedBrooke Budy of Portland, Ore. Other artists whose work was selected include Mi
Arkansans chosen for Delta Exhibition announced
Arkansas Times / Posted 10 days ago
Brooke Budy of Portland, Ore. Other artists whose work was selected include Michael Elliott-Smith of Alexandria, La.; Pokey Alrutz of Springfield, Mo.; former Grand Award winner Mark Lewis of Tulsa, Okla.; Paula Kovarik and Jeanne Seagle, both... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
DEAR ABBY Spanking crosses the line during sibling rough housingthough he acts like a 13-year-old. What he did amounted to an assault of a mino
DEAR ABBY Spanking crosses the line during sibling rough housing
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 10 days ago
though he acts like a 13-year-old. What he did amounted to an assault of a minor, which at his age could land him in the pokey, and he needs to be "reminded" of that fact. DEAR ABBY: My boyfriend, "Joe," has what I refer to as "pedestrian rage."... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
April cut in OCR not guaranteed‘flogging a dead horse'. But that would imply there's something dreadfully wron
April cut in OCR not guaranteed
Otago Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
‘flogging a dead horse'. But that would imply there's something dreadfully wrong with the horse. It's more like flogging a pokey little pony.'' The April rate cut had been left in the balance. Market pricing had responded to the CPI report by... Read more
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ESPN
When is it time to panic in Toronto?But he has a slow release, he hit just 34 percent from outside the corners, and
When is it time to panic in Toronto?
ESPN / Posted 11 days ago
But he has a slow release, he hit just 34 percent from outside the corners, and the Pacers do not respect his shot or his pokey catch-and-drive game. With Indy sneaking in off Scola and George ducking under picks against DeRozan, a ton of Toronto... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Jameis Winston answers character questions as leader of Tampa Bay Bucsthat they're going to want to do anything for me just like I would for them."
Jameis Winston answers character questions as leader of Tampa Bay Bucs
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
that they're going to want to do anything for me just like I would for them." Yes, it sounds like a lot of rah-rah hokey pokey. But if you stay around and listen long enough, this is what Winston is all about: an echo chamber of good... Read more
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iol.co.za
Let's have a dinner party (not)I think.” Aaaargh!!! A satisfied silence? It was an excruciating silence, as w
Let's have a dinner party (not)
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
I think.” Aaaargh!!! A satisfied silence? It was an excruciating silence, as we sat squashed round that table in our pokey one-bed flat, chewing our overcooked trout and racking our brains for something, anything, to say. Oh, why do we... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Bill Ballou: Bogaerts terrific after early struggleshas gone through so many shortstops over the years — remember Craig Grebeck, Al
Bill Ballou: Bogaerts terrific after early struggles
The Providence Journal / Posted 13 days ago
has gone through so many shortstops over the years — remember Craig Grebeck, Alex Gonzalez twice removed, Edgar Renteria, Pokey Reese — that it has never really established one of those secure keystone combinations that good teams always seem to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Lost in music: One man, hundreds of records and 33 hours of memoriescame The Smiths, and the memory of buying the DJ a pint of Budweiser when he pl
Lost in music: One man, hundreds of records and 33 hours of memories
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
came The Smiths, and the memory of buying the DJ a pint of Budweiser when he played How Soon is Now in a poxy, pokey Manchester basement club; Tears of a Clown, vintage Motown by Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, perhaps my favourite song... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Dear Abbythough he acts like a 13-year-old. What he did amounted to an assault of a mino
Dear Abby
The Alliance Review / Posted 13 days ago
though he acts like a 13-year-old. What he did amounted to an assault of a minor, which at his age could land him in the pokey, and he needs to be "reminded" of that fact. DEAR ABBY: My boyfriend, "Joe," has what I refer to as "pedestrian rage."... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Spanking crosses the line during sibling roughhousingthough he acts like a 13-year-old. What he did amounted to an assault of a mino
Spanking crosses the line during sibling roughhousing
The Journal-Standard / Posted 14 days ago
though he acts like a 13-year-old. What he did amounted to an assault of a minor, which at his age could land him in the pokey, and he needs to be "reminded" of that fact.DEAR ABBY: My boyfriend, "Joe," has what I refer to as "pedestrian rage."... Read more
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Quartz
Netflix faces rivals in India and Southeast Asia that are better adapted to local realitiesalso a wider variety of local content, easier payment methods, and streaming te
Netflix faces rivals in India and Southeast Asia that are better adapted to local realities
Quartz / Posted 15 days ago
also a wider variety of local content, easier payment methods, and streaming technology better suited to the region’s often pokey internet speeds. There are 35 video streamers across India and Southeast Asia offering subscription-based online... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
UPSET OVER POLICE CORRUPTION REPORTSpositions and all of them should be prosecuted. If these were ordinary citizens
UPSET OVER POLICE CORRUPTION REPORTS
Times Newsweekly / Posted 15 days ago
positions and all of them should be prosecuted. If these were ordinary citizens who were found to have been involved in this outrageous crime, they would already have been put behind bars in the pokey for a long stint. Let justice prevail — it m... Read more
15d
ESPN
Lowe:NBA, All-Rookie, All-Defense pickswhen he's engaged on defense, he's the rare big man who can both protect the ri
Lowe:NBA, All-Rookie, All-Defense picks
ESPN / Posted 15 days ago
when he's engaged on defense, he's the rare big man who can both protect the rim and generate heaps of turnovers with his pokey hands. The Kings are miles better -- playoff-level better -- when he's on the floor. Despite his flaws, DeMarcus... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Our Best Tips & Decorations For Covering a Big Blank Wallbranch that you like, so that it's a color you like, and hang it on the wall. (
Our Best Tips & Decorations For Covering a Big Blank Wall
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
branch that you like, so that it's a color you like, and hang it on the wall. (If you mount it securely enough, some of the pokey parts can act like hooks.) And in the kitchen, maybe all you need is a dinner bell... or a piece of copper cookware,... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Former Baker High, LSU coaches remember strength, leadership of Hokie Gajan56. It's said that when Hokie was a kid, he fell and busted his head open tryi
Former Baker High, LSU coaches remember strength, leadership of Hokie Gajan
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 16 days ago
56. It's said that when Hokie was a kid, he fell and busted his head open trying to dance to the popular song "The Hokey Pokey." That is what gave him the name that many will remember for some time. Even before Hokie powered down the field for... Read more
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ESPN
Why this Portland hotel is the Houston Rockets' favoritethe top floor and works down, while the assistant porter starts on the bottommo
Why this Portland hotel is the Houston Rockets' favorite
ESPN / Posted 17 days ago
the top floor and works down, while the assistant porter starts on the bottommost floor and works out. Players can be pokey, and it's not unusual for Joseph to be greeted by a naked 7-footer. A knock on the door is followed by a loud "bag... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Hokie Gajan, beloved former Saints player, dies at 56Howard Lee Gajan said he got the nickname “Hokie” as a child when he cut his fo
Hokie Gajan, beloved former Saints player, dies at 56
The Daily Comet / Posted 18 days ago
Howard Lee Gajan said he got the nickname “Hokie” as a child when he cut his forehead while dancing to the song “Hokey Pokey.” He told Times-Picayune columnist Jeff Duncan that the doctor who stitched the cut gave him the nickname, and it... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Hokie Gajan, beloved former Saints player, dies at 56Howard Lee Gajan said he got the nickname “Hokie” as a child when he cut his fo
Hokie Gajan, beloved former Saints player, dies at 56
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 18 days ago
Howard Lee Gajan said he got the nickname “Hokie” as a child when he cut his forehead while dancing to the song “Hokey Pokey.” He told Times-Picayune columnist Jeff Duncan that the doctor who stitched the cut gave him the nickname, and it... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Hokie Gajan, beloved former Saints player, dies at 56Howard Lee Gajan said he got the nickname “Hokie” as a child when he cut his fo
Hokie Gajan, beloved former Saints player, dies at 56
The Houma Courier / Posted 18 days ago
Howard Lee Gajan said he got the nickname “Hokie” as a child when he cut his forehead while dancing to the song “Hokey Pokey.” He told Times-Picayune columnist Jeff Duncan that the doctor who stitched the cut gave him the nickname, and it... Read more
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18d
Animation World Network
USC’S School of Cinematic Arts Presenting Annual First Frame Showcaseand received various awards including: Cry of the Fox, grand prize winner at th
USC’S School of Cinematic Arts Presenting Annual First Frame Showcase
Animation World Network / Posted 18 days ago
and received various awards including: Cry of the Fox, grand prize winner at the 2016 Adobe Design Achievement Awards; Pokey Pokey, Cine Golden Eagle Award Nominee; and Nice to Meeteor You and El Coyote, 2016 and 2015 Annie Award Nominees. Two... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
ALAN CHARTOCK: Business as usual for the sheep at the New York State CapitolDespite the fact that both ex-Speaker Sheldon Silver and ex-Senate Majority Lea
ALAN CHARTOCK: Business as usual for the sheep at the New York State Capitol
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 20 days ago
Despite the fact that both ex-Speaker Sheldon Silver and ex-Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos appear to be headed to the pokey, these foolish people in the Legislature stomp their collective feet like two-year-olds and refuse to do anything to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Armed police raid El Salvador offices of Mossack Fonsecain the country without declaring the purchases to the Salvadorean authorities
Armed police raid El Salvador offices of Mossack Fonseca
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
in the country without declaring the purchases to the Salvadorean authorities A police officer searches through the pokey Mossack Fonseca office in El Salvador - the firm has denied any wrongdoing The Panama Papers showed the myriad ways in... Read more
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The Daily Californian
What do I do with my hands?and my limbs don’t really do what they’re supposed to do most of the time. I lo
What do I do with my hands?
The Daily Californian / Posted 22 days ago
and my limbs don’t really do what they’re supposed to do most of the time. I look like an alpaca trying to do the hokey pokey. Each time I got on stage with nothing but my voice to perform with, I floundered awkwardly in front of the microphone,... Read more
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CNET
Freebie Wednesday: A migration utility, a password manager and a Windows booknew Windows 10 one, this will transfer all your programs, settings and/or data.
Freebie Wednesday: A migration utility, a password manager and a Windows book
CNET / Posted 23 days ago
new Windows 10 one, this will transfer all your programs, settings and/or data. You could also use this when swapping a pokey old hard drive for a blazing new SSD. Your free single license is good for two PCs. Now for the terms and conditions:... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A Safe Space for Cubs fans to prevent traumatizing chalk tauntswith chalk on the North Side writing "Cardinals 2016" or "The Giants are Peepul
A Safe Space for Cubs fans to prevent traumatizing chalk taunts
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
with chalk on the North Side writing "Cardinals 2016" or "The Giants are Peepul 2" will be immediately thrown into the pokey until after the playoffs. Just call the mayor and ask that Cubs fans be given a Safe Space and protection from a... Read more
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Philly.com
Pokey LaFargethe many roots musicians traveling the world, spreading the early American musi
Pokey LaFarge
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
the many roots musicians traveling the world, spreading the early American music tradition, St. Louis musician and singer is the next in line to make a significant impact on music enthusiasts everywhere. His creative mix of early... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Forecastle Festival announces daily lineups; single-day tickets on sale FridayThe Moon Big Gigantic The Arcs Dr. Dog Sylvan Esso Shakey Graves Danny Br
Forecastle Festival announces daily lineups; single-day tickets on sale Friday
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 24 days ago
The Moon Big Gigantic The Arcs Dr. Dog Sylvan Esso Shakey Graves Danny Brown Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness Pokey LaFarge Hudson Mohawke Teddy Abrams and Friends Sarah Jarosz All Them Witches Banners Nothing Madisen Ward & The... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Forecastle Festival announces daily lineupsThe Moon Big Gigantic The Arcs Dr. Dog Sylvan Esso Shakey Graves Danny Br
Forecastle Festival announces daily lineups
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 24 days ago
The Moon Big Gigantic The Arcs Dr. Dog Sylvan Esso Shakey Graves Danny Brown Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness Pokey LaFarge Hudson Mohawke Teddy Abrams and Friends Sarah Jarosz All Them Witches Banners Nothing Madisen Ward & The... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Forecastle Festival announces daily lineupThe Moon Big Gigantic The Arcs Dr. Dog Sylvan Esso Shakey Graves Danny Br
Forecastle Festival announces daily lineup
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 24 days ago
The Moon Big Gigantic The Arcs Dr. Dog Sylvan Esso Shakey Graves Danny Brown Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness Pokey LaFarge Hudson Mohawke Teddy Abrams and Friends Sarah Jarosz All Them Witches Banners Nothing Madisen Ward & The... Read more
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Billboard
The Beatles 'Anthology' Series: 15 Demos & Alternate Versions You Need to Hearit. Lennon starts out by adding (presumably unwanted) voices to the song, befor
The Beatles 'Anthology' Series: 15 Demos & Alternate Versions You Need to Hear
Billboard / Posted 25 days ago
it. Lennon starts out by adding (presumably unwanted) voices to the song, before he starts singing bits of "The Hokey Pokey" and "Swing Your Partner Round and Round" while McCartney plays. Macca later admitted he dropped the song from the Let... Read more
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Daily Maverick
When good leaders go badfor his diplomatic skills, even as he was reviled for his political temperament
When good leaders go bad
Daily Maverick / Posted 30 days ago
for his diplomatic skills, even as he was reviled for his political temperament. But he never spent one minute in the pokey. Fifty years earlier, during the administration of Warren G Harding, The Teapot Dome scandal broke into the news.... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Water boya college freshman at his first beer party. The cows would often empty the tank
Water boy
Marshall Independent / Posted a month ago
a college freshman at his first beer party. The cows would often empty the tank, leaving us no choice but to wait for the pokey old pump jack to refill it. While we waited, we might take a peek down the well, a square, man-sized, hand-poured... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Hyundai Genesis features luxurious appealcame out of nowhere. It debuted in 2008 as a very appealing sedan. However, the
Hyundai Genesis features luxurious appeal
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted a month ago
came out of nowhere. It debuted in 2008 as a very appealing sedan. However, the original Genesis engine was somewhat pokey and the handling mediocre. Even with its modest price tag and drivetrain (10 years/100,000 miles) guaranty, the Genesis... Read more
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New York Post
Obama dances as the world reels from (more) terror attacksformer Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Republican ex-Senate Majority Leader
Obama dances as the world reels from (more) terror attacks
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Republican ex-Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos are headed to the pokey, but Gov. Cuomo, who emerged unindicted from a separate probe, is carving up the budget and other items with their... Read more
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TribLIVE
Review: Ex-cop Nan Boyce pens keen-eyed police dramato crime thrillers is lost at times as she indulges in slow-motion descriptive
Review: Ex-cop Nan Boyce pens keen-eyed police drama
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
to crime thrillers is lost at times as she indulges in slow-motion descriptive material and tedious chit-chat. Too often, a pokey pace ensues. But there is a lot to like about Salt and her world of police detective derring-do, and her next... Read more
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New York Post
Analyzing NCAA Tournament commercials: So, so terriblecourse. Choosing from pop culture’s misanthropes to star in commercials has bec
Analyzing NCAA Tournament commercials: So, so terrible
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
course. Choosing from pop culture’s misanthropes to star in commercials has become obligatory. As they say in the Hokey Pokey, that’s what it’s all about. Late Garagiola saw it all from behind plate Catchers of modest MLB achievement, perhaps... Read more

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