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  • In the newsletter we started, what I called a gamblin 'stock portfolio in May, is up better than 140% on six stocks-more if you consider the two dogs I indicated didn't have much of a chance.

    Mineweb - Daily news headlines

  • In this corner, we Guiliani, over to the right Limbaugh and Gingrich with Newt. .in the far corner is Bill 'gamblin' Values.

    Quote Of The Day II

  • The guy is a journalist's journalist—A hard drinkin', fist fightin' gamblin' straight talkin' s.o.b. who would kick his momma's ass to get the story.

    "Being read your death sentence is like being a character in one of the old Bette Davis movies."

  • "You'll tell him you's sole me to pay yo 'gamblin' debts en dat you lied to me en was a villain, en dat I 'quires you to git dat money en buy me back ag'in."

    Pudd'nhead Wilson

  • He admitted as much to you yourself, an 'he put you off suspectin' him by makin 'out that he'd started on a new trail by givin' up drink an 'gamblin' and thievin '.

    Kiddie the Scout

  • Whisky and beer and all sorts o 'gamblin' machines and pool sellin ', and little boys no higher'n that smokin' little white cigyars, and offerin 'to bet with each other on the races.

    Aunt Jane of Kentucky

  • Lawse, de times me an 'young massa had t'gedder, bar hunts, an' gamblin '' bouts, an 'shootin' and ridin '.

    Hagar's Daughter: A Story of Southern Caste Prejudice

  • No doubt drinkin ', smokin', an 'gamblin' makes men jolly -- them at least that's tough an 'that wins!

    Charlie to the Rescue

  • Kaufmann's lament to the ramblin 'gamblin' lifestyle of the road, "Sometimes I've Won," featured a sweet guitar and banjo interlude.

    JamBase

  • o 'gamblin' an 'meetin' all kinds an 'conditions o' men ain't made me as fly as a road-runner, then that there artesian well is spoutin 'mint juleps.

    The Long Chance

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