spin-the-bottle love



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

  • n. A game in which players take turns spinning a bottle and kissing the person it points toward when it comes to rest.


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  • I think we played spin-the-bottle remember that game?

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  • Since this episode features a game of spin-the-bottle and introduces actor Darren Criss as Blaine, a new gay character from a rival glee club, are we talking about a boy-on-boy kiss?

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  • Also, with the spin-the-bottle thing, you are presumably just using a very light setting to keep the reel spool from over-running as you remove the line. bayboater9: That was interesting.

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  • Baby steps though: Tonight they play spin-the-bottle.

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  • I can get into comics that are specifically geared towards an adult audience, but the last several years worth of spin-the-bottle, event-driven, weekly-oriented, "Marketing-Is-God", comics pros as "rock stars", politically correct pablum, Hollywood trump-card dreck, has adequately demonstrated to me that earlier decades publishers attitude of targeting the bulk of their comics product for a "general" audience, was a much better path to follow.

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  • Some will argue that sexting is simply a modernized twist to playing spin-the-bottle or doctor.

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  • Ultimately the eclipse two-parter appears to be just another spin-the-bottle effort from the floundering writing staff, not that this episode was a complete loss, mind you – there were some very effective moments from several cast members – but a loss only in the respect that nothing much changed and the viewers were left wondering what the whole point of this celestial event was.

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  • But a glance at growth stats shows that as membership spreads — faster than strep-throat bugs at a spin-the-bottle session — the service is becoming a popular extension of real life at campuses across the country.

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  • It's got wedding rings hidden in sock drawers, creepy guys offering rides home, rigged spin-the-bottle games, ugly dresses and the tango.

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  • It also facilitated Campbell's desire to encourage large-scale single discussion rather than private little chats between those closest by, which was no doubt intended to bond the greater unit, but felt in practice like an inadvisedly awkward game of spin-the-bottle.

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