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  • It is democratic to fight for the neglected, abandoned, despised et. cetra et. cetra.

    Clinton makes case at DNC 2008

  • It's staying there, it is not going up to red which would be the most severe threat level, but within that orange threat level he had some latitude to instruct federal officials to beef up measures like sending more canine dogs, et cetra to security check points that may cause delays as you noted, but White House officials saying obviously security right now is paramount making sure there's not a repeat of this, Fred.

    CNN Transcript Dec 26, 2009 2009

  • He repeats himself and mispronounces simple words (ie; “et-cetra”, reminds me of the idiots that say nuke-u-lar & real-i-ter), you have to wonder if these people know how stupid they sound.

    Death pool: David Lee Roth and Joel Hollander « BuzzMachine 2006

  • Browning brought America into the 20th century with the .45 auto, Browning Auto Rifle (fat cats afraid to use it in WWI in case the Germans got hold of it ... smart huh), Both light and heavy machine guns, et cetra.

    AKs, M-1s, and Field & Stream: David Petzal on military small arms 2006

  • We, actually, it's sort of a litigation tie-up, it has to do with who owns the rights to the show and between NBC and the Harper Collins Estate and Ed Friendly and et cetra, et cetra, et cetra.

    CNN Transcript Apr 27, 2004 2004

  • Cops, you know, we turned gown a hundred cases now, et cetra, but you don't bury your children.

    CNN Transcript Dec 27, 2001 2001

  • But I'd worked with Hard Cash Productions quite a lot in Chechyna and Kosovo, et cetra, so they asked me to do "Beneath the Veil," to shoot that.

    CNN Transcript Dec 26, 2001 2001

  • Wouldn't that give a more accurate sense of stuff like distance, speed, et cetra?

    Wired Top Stories Noah Shachtman 2010

  • Plus, what guy hasn't cared for someone like Aerith, minus the staff and last cetra part? Feed 2009

  • Plus, what guy hasn't cared for someone like Aerith, minus the staff and last cetra part? Feed 2009


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