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  • Rosalind Russell plays Hildy, the star reporter for The Morning Post, opposite Cary Grant as her editor and ex-husband, in this lightning-fast, witty screwball comedy directed by Howard Hawks.

    Top 10 Movie Journalists » Scene-Stealers

  • Of course Mohammad Ali came along ten years later, and he was slick, as slick as Sugar Ray, but in 1952 no one believed that a heavyweight could become a lightning-fast combination puncher.

    I Never Was

  • This arc then does a lightning-fast calculation to assess any situation at hand.

    The 7

  • Michael had never before struggled to express himself; his lightning-fast mind always sorted through his vast vocabulary and zeroed in on the precise words he needed.

    Skipping a Beat

  • He well knew that he was not a lightning-fast, brilliant thinker.

    Starcraft II: Devils’ Due

  • High-tech products from svelte laptops to lightning-fast digital networks make it easier than ever for globe-trotting businesspeople to cut deals from practically anywhere.

    Dodging Big Smartphone Rates Abroad

  • Now retired from international cricket but still captaining Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League, Gilchrist was also an excellent keeper who rarely made mistakes standing back to the seamers, and who could be lightning-fast standing up to spinners, most notably the great Shane Warne.

    Team's Fate is in Their Hands

  • Before the series, D'Antoni said keeping with the team's lightning-fast offensive identity would be very important, saying the team that usually wins a playoff series is usually the team that has the mental discipline to stick to what they do, even though it's not working or even though you're bogged down a little bit.

    Wanted: A Much More Rapid Pace

  • Now, the Web-enabled here have a lightning-fast means of exchanging information, rumors, jokes and even jabs at the government, often before the censors have time to react.

    A Billionaire's Breakup Becomes China's Social-Media Event of Year

  • To get a good sense of Erik's media insights, check out an edition of "Fuego/Frio," his lightning-fast segment where he critiques D.C.-area journalism.

    HUFFPOST HILL - Much-Needed White Guy Enters 2012 GOP Primary

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