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  • Joran van der Sloot is the latest jailbird to get romantic attention from women.

    Women Who Love Murderers | Barbie Latza Nadeau | June 23, 2010 | THE DAILY BEAST
  • There may have been some old jailbird called a King in the time of our grandmothers; but he belongs to history if not to fable.

    The Wisdom of Father Brown | G. K. Chesterton
  • Second, and a heap more important, because the jailbird had threatened Miss Beulah.

    The Sheriff's Son | William MacLeod Raine
  • It is not mysterious, it is not even odd, that a jailbird should take his gun to Pilgrim's Pond.

    The Wisdom of Father Brown | G. K. Chesterton
  • He had forgotten all about it in the excitement of being a jailbird, and I went and reminded him.

    Jill the Reckless | P. G. (Pelham Grenville) Wodehouse
  • The old man--hes the one we saw with those two suspicious jailbird-looking fellows down the line yesterday.

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