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  • n. Plural form of listener.


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  • O thou Apostle! let not those grieve thee who vie in misbelief; or those who say with their mouths ‘We believe, ’ but their hearts do not believe; or of those who are Jews, listeners to a lie, —listeners to other people, but who come not to thee.

    Medina Suras. The Chapter of the Table.

  • One of the listeners is a traveller named Benjamin (whose background I'll not be so bold as to fictionalise), who listens as Duncanian finishes up his rant with a sweeping expansion of the wager which rather glibly categorises religious views as polytheism, monotheism and atheism, portraying the first as something of a free-for-all, the second as an endless series of coin-tosses between X One True God and Y One True God, and the third as a canny suspicion of all these dodgy doctrines and dogmas.


  • The No Worker Left Behind initiative, which for your listeners is two years of college tuition.

    Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm Defends Handling Of Economic Crisis

  • The question for me is will they retain listeners?

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • In the case of the U.K. group Squeeze, whose hits like "Pulling Mussels (From the Shell)" sum up the '80s for certain listeners, a beer commercial which earned them little money prompted the band to fight back.

    Haven't I Heard That Song Before?

  • What she's now telling her listeners is what Dave Ramsey has been saying from the start always have that emergency stash.

    Your Emergency Fund Or Your Debt? | Lifehacker Australia

  • WTWV now gets about 10 percent of its listeners from the New York area, Mr. Goodman said

    CBS Radio Plays Tortoise to AOL Music’s Hare - Bits Blog -

  • Increasingly, Mr. Goodman said, CBS wants to use automated systems that will enable advertisers to play spots only for certain listeners and adjacent to certain content.

    CBS Radio Plays Tortoise to AOL Music’s Hare - Bits Blog -

  • Assuming that the simplest solution for music listeners is the the one that has the greatest chance of success, then plugging in a microSD card has the upper-hand over the complicated (for non-techies) arrangement of a music download/iTunes system.

    What’s in the Cards for SanDisk? Music - Bits Blog -

  • You know, I find myself so curious about just how much serialist music was being performed in any given period, considering that people are so swift to credit serialism with driving listeners from the concert hall.

    My Prerogative


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