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After weeks of rumors suggesting that the Minnesota Timberwolves and Golden State Warriors might move the top two picks, both teams stood pat during a quiet night that didn’t see any of the top 14 picks traded while the broadcast unfolded.
Meanwhile, remove the turkey legs from the refrigerator and pat dry.
All three versions more or less agree, though, that Democrats will essentially stand pat in the House or pick up a few extra seats.
OUR FORECAST THINKS DEMOCRATS WILL KEEP THE HOUSE … AND MAYBE EVEN GAIN SEATSNATHANIEL RAKICH (NATHANIEL.RAKICH@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)OCTOBER 7, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
After about 10 minutes, a female clinic police officer arrived on a bike and patted her down.
I pat it onto salmon filets before I slide them into the oven and sneak it between tightly stacked leaves of cabbage layered into a steamer basket.
Taken by itself, such self-advancement isn’t the stuff to make an ethicist’s heart go pitter-pat.
But if people will insist on patting a strange poet, they mustn't be surprised if they get a nasty bite!
"I dare not leave you too near the road when that cavalry passes, you might give me away," he said, patting his horse's neck.
"He likes the old home best," said Jess Cordyce, smiling at him and patting his rough back.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
"You have worked yourself up to a fine pass," said the doctor, patting the agitated girl fondly as she leaned against his knee.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE

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