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  • And the joy and energy and excitement of the attendees reminded me of the first con I ever went to-a tiny Star Trek con outside of Philly, simply because it was there-where everything was new and so exciting and cool.

    MIND MELD: What Can Worldcon and Comic-Con Learn From Each Other?

  • Darkwind provided the "music" she danced to-a drum-and Skif and Elspeth stood guard over the stage while Firesong guarded the outside.

    Widows and Orphans

  • To my way of thinking, the most troubling feature of this critique on the 77-cents - to-a dollar statistic, and the reason that Ms. Lukas may be very premature in her celebration of women's achievements, is that men still seem to be utterly unburdened by these liberating choices.

    Maria Kefalas: It's Not Time to Retire the Numbers in Wage Gap Discussion

  • The point is, soul cavity or not, the anger/joy of your workplace can no doubt inspire you to sharpen those blogging fingers and get to-a postin'.

    Archive 2005-05-01

  • Today, Budd had tendered that rather awkward and shy invitation to-a pub.

    Phoenix And Ashes

  • That's what happened a couple of years ago when Knopf bought-and then sold the global rights to-a "big book" called Memoirs of a Geisha.

    Big Boff at Frankfurt Hof

  • From the head of the testicle alongside of the testicle itself is a duct, thicker and more sinewy than the other just alluded to-a duct that bends back again at the end of the testicle to its head; and from the head of each of the two testicles the two ducts extend until they coalesce in front at the penis.

    The History of Animals

  • CNN, however, has been reluctant to engage Fox directly in a King Kong vs. Godzilla battle, whereas Fox is delighted to-a Fox spokesman compared Ms. Zahn's hard news turn to "putting a fresh coat of paint on an outhouse" and outside the Atlanta CNN headquarters, there's a huge thumb-in-yer-eye billboard touting Fox's ratings dominance.

    What Makes Walter Run CNN?

  • So Mr. Wasserstein's toughest trick might well be finding a new generation of relevant men that C. E.O.'s want to listen to-a new crop of Henry Kravises, Joe Perellas, Eric Gleachers, larger-than-life figures, today's Barbarians at the Gate.

    Will Lazard Make It? Wasserstein Choice Stirs Big Questions

  • First, the team has decided to incorporate its stadium plan into-and hence tether it politically to-a larger proposal devised by NYC 2012, the group trying to bring the Olympics to New York in a dozen years.

    Rudy Wants a Stadium Built on West Side--And So Do the Jets

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