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The misfire reminded us of journalism’s infamous 2018 “pivot,” in which news sites reassigned reporters en masse to manufacture ultra-short text-on-screen videos before brutally firing everyone.
In the case of a misfire, don't open the bolt immediately, as it may be a hangfire.
The only thing which is unlikely is that the primer would be dented on the misfire?
WARREN COMMISSION (3 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. III (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
It is a misfire, and the two men ride triumphantly on into the plains.
His ears strained for misfire of the engine, if it stopped he would be hurled to earth.
THE TRAIL OF THE HAWKSINCLAIR LEWIS
Clovis swore horribly under his breath; the miracle was an obvious misfire.
The seasoning was rather crude, consisting of powder taken from a misfire cartridge, which Jack happened to have in his belt.
"Misfire threw him off," exclaimed the spectators afterward.
THE ADVENTURES OF BOBBY ORDESTEWART EDWARD WHITE
Simultaneously one cylinder starts to misfire, and then another.
Say, he's like a landsman at a 13-inch gun with a misfire—don't know what to do with it himself and can't give it away.
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