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  • I'm originally from a pea-sized town in upstate New York called Coxsackie, which has a population of about 2,000 and is not pronounced the way you think it is.

    Crushable

  • He says his name is Barry, and he lives in Coxsackie, New Jersey (stunningly, there's actually a town called Coxsackie - how'd you like to live there?

    Comics Should Be Good! @ Comic Book Resources

  • An investigator for the district attorney's office traveled to the Coxsackie prison on Aug. 26 as a purported assassin, wearing a recording device as he met with Mr. Hand, the people briefed on the investigation said.

    Fraud Convict Charged With Plotting a Hit

  • Mr. Hand, speaking to the agent in a visiting room at the maximum-security Coxsackie Correctional Facility in upstate New York, allegedly offered to pay $2,000 for the witness to be killed and said he regretted he couldn't be present.

    Fraud Convict Charged With Plotting a Hit

  • During a September 2011 meeting at the Coxsackie Correctional Facility, Mr. Hand told the agent to go ahead with the murder and agreed to pay $2,000 for the job, prosecutors said.

    Guilty Plea in Hit-Man Hire

  • The immune system must now decide whether: Coxsackievirus B3 was named after Coxsackie, New York, where the virus was first isolated from a patient.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • Coxsackie B antigens turned out to be significantly more prevalent in mothers whose children later developed diabetes.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • Valedictorian Erica Goldson of Coxsackie-Athens High School (New York) probably shocked her audience when she said:

    Ellen Galinsky: The U.S Is 11th: It's Time to Listen to the Children

  • Neither will it cause the education establishment itself to take seriously what Erica Goldson said in her June valedictory speech at Coxsackie-Athens High School in New York:

    De-legitimizing public education

  • I am going to go inspect myself for signs of the Coxsackie virus now, gargle some bleach, and say ew about eleventy billion times.

    Ew

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