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  • Quite simply; it is IMHO irresponsible to send a single-man vehicle to routinely answer 999 calls.

    Think About Your Searching! « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG

  • So it may be another proof that, even though monarchy is stupid and outdated, in general a strong single-man executive is really the root of all evils, torture and all.

    Matthew Yglesias » Presidential Trouble

  • In October 2010, after spending the better part of two years in single-man lockdown mode recovering from a long-winded, ugly breakup, I went to celebrate my 31st birthday with my dear friend at a local Portland patisserie.

    Logan Lynn: Some Great Love Is Making Its Way to You

  • I decided to toss the single-man pontoon into the truck and try our Antero Reservoir.

    Colorado Reservoir Dogs

  • He has looked into adopting her (adopting his own biological child!), but can't do that either -- legally speaking, he's being considered a single-man pervert who wants to adopt a baby girl for god knows what unsavory reason.

    Louise Sloan: Today's Dad: Paycheck or Pervert?

  • Mr Moore, a 33-year-old computer engineer, who has never married, continues: The fatter you get, the more you decrease your potential single-man pool.

    Friday, August 29, 2008

  • Vogel-stern, and forthwith a dozen single-man drachenflieger were swooping down to make their attack.

    The War in the Air

  • He saw the queer German drachenflieger, with their wide flat wings and square box-shaped heads, their wheeled bodies, and their single-man riders, soar down the air like a flight of birds.

    The War in the Air

  • Sentinels were single-man ships, heavily armoured and armed, with military spec Huzita-Hatori engines capable of folding the craft across a quarter of the known galaxy in one jaunt.

    The Dam Across The Stars

  • In practice, this tends to mean that both single-man and duel-income households have “male householders,” whereas only single-woman households have “female householders,” because most people, when asked by the census, automatically list the male as the “householder” when asked to pick a name.

    Quote: Real Liberty

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