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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Tune, Thomas James Known as "Tommy.” Born 1939. American dancer, choreographer, and director whose contributions to Broadway productions, including The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1978) and My One and Only (1983), have earned him critical acclaim.

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  • Neither can his Mind be thought to be in Tune, whose words do jarre; nor his reason in frame, whose sentence is preposterous; nor his Elocution clear and perfect, whose utterance breaks itself into fragments and uncertainties.

    Less Than Words Can Say, Again « Unknowing

  • I was also relieved to know that Auto-Tune is one thing that can't actually be credited to NASA.

    When Auto-Tune Strikes - Anil Dash

  • In an effort to lighten the atmosphere, I would like to start something I call Tune in Tuesday.

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  • Mr.G. Blair Laing, the Chairman of the Board of Education, will now speak on the subject "Education today -- Are We in Tune with the Times?".

    Education Today—Are We In Tune with the Times?

  • In the title of my talk, the question was asked, "Is Education Today in Tune with the Times?"

    Education Today—Are We In Tune with the Times?

  • Old Captain Tune, who had become quite a friend of ours at Boulogne, came up, and wanted me to go below.

    The Romance of Isabel, Lady Burton

  • Brook Williams "Demented Folk Tune" is Asian traditional music from the Twilight Zone and I am not quite sure what you would call David Linton's "L'eau D'artifice" except fascinating.

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  • My still-not-on-the-internet band The Surge goes into the studio on Sunday, and in preparation for my entrance into the booth, I’ve been after our producer, Charles from the City Veins, to make sure that Auto-Tune is ready for me.

    Auto-Tune | ATTACKERMAN

  • But the most convincing evidence of our Americanness is that we cherish a beat-up old bar called The Tune Inn, only three blocks from the Capitol on Pennsylvania Ave.

    Howard Fineman: The Tune Inn Is America

  • But the most convincing evidence of our Americanness is that we cherish a beat-up old bar called The Tune Inn, only three blocks from the Capitol on Pennsylvania Ave. And if you are a political junkie and follow the news in Washington you know that the Beltway world came to a screeching halt Wednesday morning when news broke that there was a fire there.

    Howard Fineman: The Tune Inn Is America

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