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  • adv. In a funky manner.


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  • Mr. Blank's festive chronicles of indigenous American subjects, whether the Cajun musicians he often celebrates or the sensual grins that light up the funkily feminist "Gap-Toothed Women," echo with a promiscuous, polyglot joy.

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  • For the last miles of the trip, we trundle up a dirt road outstanding in the number and quality of its ruts, to a lodge that fits funkily in ecotown.

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  • One of the lynchpins of the Pigneto scene, funkily retro Bar Necci Via Fanfulla da Lodi, 68; , was frequented by a slumming director Pier Paolo Pasolini back in the days when it was full of young proletarians hunched over billiards tables.

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  • Inside was a bottle each of Veuve Clicquot and Patrón; a box of those tiny, funkily painted chocolate truffles; an assortment of energy bars and snacks; enough Vitaminwaters to stock a grocery; and a dozen Sprinkles cupcakes.

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  • The signifiers are those of casual dining: the paper tablecloth is also the menu, and there are funkily tiny wineglasses already set up.

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  • Best Buys like the funkily styled Michael Graves 40304, $40, are also worth your dime.

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  • Now, I do have an issue with her take in that post -- most industry insiders weren't surprised Sex and the City movie did well because it was a female-targetted movie, but because it was a TV show movie starring the original cast, and those tend to perform ... funkily.

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  • Those on the profane side of the wall get Gothic-to-modern architecture—barrel-vaulted halls, stone stalactites, a courtyard glassed over as a restaurant—and 101 funkily plush bedrooms burnt-orange and lime-green fabrics, Bang & Olufsen technology, marble bathrooms, heated floors.

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  • Man, this whole Sarah Palin thing is getting funkily weird.


  • And he noticed, as I did, that the ultrasounds the other doctor did all came out funkily unmatched--and, unlike the other doc, he was concerned about that.

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