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  • During the hour-and-40-minute address, he tore up a copy of the U.N. charter, drew similarities between the U.N. Security Council and al-Qaeda and pushed for Tony Blair then British prime minister and former U.S. president George W. Bush to be put on trial for the Iraq war.

    Moammar Gaddafi clings to power in Libya, protests continue

  • Here he was in a ship that could cross half a billion miles of space and travel at thousands of miles an hour-and he could not save a friend drifting slowly to his death a mere ten miles away.

    Tin

  • It's even worst than in Rome, where we'd wait an average of four trains before we could get in one during rush hour-and those aren't air-conditioned, and you're contending with touchy-feely smarmy guys who don't make distinctions when they reach out and touch someone.

    Jaunted - The Pop Culture Travel Guide

  • I kept my eye on him, too, and when we bedded down I changed my place after an hour-and in the morning saw that so had he.

    Isabelle

  • Obama critics counsel the president and his aides to spend every waking hour-and every available dollar, including stray coins found behind the cushions of the Oval Office couch-on the paralyzing financial crisis.

    OpEdNews - Quicklink: Eugene Robinson: Multi-Front Mandate

  • In Virginia, a little bit more than an hour-and - a-half from now, the polls close there.

    CNN Transcript Nov 3, 2009

  • What the governor wants to do is to talk, Wolf, for an hour-and - a-half.

    CNN Transcript Jan 28, 2009

  • I do think a good hour, hour-and - a-half, and we will be in the ballpark for landing.

    CNN Transcript Feb 22, 2008

  • They were chatting for an hour-and - a-half basically, during the whole mass.

    CNN Transcript Jun 18, 2008

  • MORRIS: Well, T.J., if you consider, for example, in the last debate at Howard, there where eight candidates and about an hour-and - a-half for discussion.

    CNN Transcript Jul 15, 2007

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  • Potential nickname for modern analysand? (Sorry, the best I got for this random word.)

    November 29, 2009