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That moment endeared me to the fierce front woman and former slam poet.
Members of the Texas Rangers once chastised him for turning a 3-0 pitch into a grand slam in a game the Padres were winning handily — in other words, for not holding back.
At-home tech, however, isn’t always a slam dunk, so brands have to be keenly aware of the marketplace and be agile when it comes to what they are providing.
Beal gave Bryant the critique, and one play later, the guard found Bryant under the basket for the slam.
He also made his first All-Star Game, where he won the slam dunk contest, which featured a team format for the first time.
Even if these companies live up to their now lofty expectations and their stocks end up being grand slam investments, it’s not going to be a straight line up and to the right.
She glanced uneasily at Gwynne and fancied she could hear him slam the lid of his breeding upon a supercilious sputter.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Expectantly I follow his movements; I recognize the vigorous slam of the door and the click of the spring lock.
Something in the way she said it made it sound like a little slam on the boss, and of course I wasn't going to stand for that.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
Into the hut bounded Frank, and the door went to with a slam.

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