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Broderick Crawford

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  • proper noun poker slang Two pair tens and fours
  • proper noun poker slang A ten and a four as a starting hand in Texas hold 'em

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Examples

  • Less immediately apparent might be 10-4 being called "Broderick Crawford," so named after the lead actor of "Highway Patrol", which aired in the late '50s.

    Poker News

  • Displaying old-fashioned acting chops: more Broderick Crawford than Leonardo de Caprio.

    Michael Jones: Atlas Shrugged

  • Displaying old-fashioned acting chops: more Broderick Crawford than Leonardo de Caprio.

    Michael Jones: Atlas Shrugged

  • Displaying old-fashioned acting chops: more Broderick Crawford than Leonardo de Caprio.

    Michael Jones: Atlas Shrugged

  • Mr. Belushi is also not quite right, for he lacks the dangerous edge that Broderick Crawford brought to the role in George Cukor's film version of "Born Yesterday."

    The Blacker Shade of Blue

  • Displaying old-fashioned acting chops: more Broderick Crawford than Leonardo de Caprio.

    Michael Jones: Atlas Shrugged

  • Edgar Hoover seems almost mandatory—if not to watch Broderick Crawford 's extraordinary performance, then for how Mr. Cohen framed his 1977 biographical exposé through the hindsight of Watergate.

    Documentary Dramas and Communist Comedies

  • Broderick Crawford delt with that problem in his Highway Patrol television series.

    Woman dies in speeding Toyota

  • Stockley's face was rough and leathery, with blunt Broderick Crawford features, and he always seemed to be sweating, no matter what the temperature.

    Baby Games

  • In Toobworld, that includes Broderick Crawford, Forrest Tucker, and in this case, Bruce Bennett.

    Archive 2009-08-16

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