twentysomething love



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  • n. A person whose age is between twenty and twenty-nine years, inclusive; someone in his or her twenties.


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  • And then there's The Wire, where "twentysomething" is an epithet in David Simon's idealized Baltimore Sun newsroom.

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  • The Sharks were completely powerless against Anaheim's big "twentysomething" line of, which combined for three of the four goals and racked up six points. Feature Stories

  • Late Show snoops tell The National Enquirer, studio surveillance tape caught the 62-year-old comic in a series of — er — “compromising positions” — with a petite twentysomething he met as a staffer.

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  • I passed the Magaluf exit on Majorca quite recently, and was assured by my twentysomething driver that it is a package resort for young British and Scandinavian tourists which makes Sodom and Gomorrah look like Torbay.

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  • The leader also named his sister a top general, and awarded a high military post to a little-known general believed to have family ties — a bid, analysts say, to surround his twentysomething son with experienced regents.

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  • Girls, from executive producer Judd Apatow and starring series creator Lena Dunham Tiny Furniture, takes a look at the humiliations and triumphs of a group of twentysomething New York women.

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  • Kisses and hugs are welcomed by entertainers and restaurateurs, and many twentysomething guys favor bro-hugs.

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  • Their meteorologist was a twentysomething guy who … spoke softly.

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  • And at twentysomething, they rang through me and somehow managed to sound all my bells and whistles.

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  • Dynasty creators Richard and Esther Shapiro are putting the finishing touches on a film script that would be a prequel to their 1980s oil drama, focusing on the 1960s love story between twentysomething Blake Carrington (John Forsythe) and teen Alexis Morrell (Joan Collins).

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