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She was a tough act to follow, and the guy who drew the short straw was Garth Brooks.
INAUGURATION MUSICAL PERFORMANCES ARE TRICKY. BUT LADY GAGA, JENNIFER LOPEZ AND GARTH BROOKS DID EXACTLY WHAT WE NEEDED THEM TO DOSTEPHANIE ZACHAREKJANUARY 20, 2021TIME
Such defiance from the tech giants was a final straw for Museveni.
AUTHORITARIANS HAVE A LOVE-HATE RELATIONSHIP WITH SOCIAL MEDIAYINKA ADEGOKEJANUARY 16, 2021QUARTZ
You’ve got to let the process work, and I think he’s just grasping for straws.
PAIR OF GEORGIA RUNOFF RACES ARE RAZOR CLOSE WITH U.S. SENATE CONTROL AT STAKEFELICIA SONMEZ, COLBY ITKOWITZ, JOHN WAGNER, PAULINA FIROZI, AMY B WANGJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
For Rosnel, the last mailer she received, a letter comparing two candidates in a North Carolina Senate race, was the final straw.
A NONPROFIT WITH TIES TO DEMOCRATS IS SENDING OUT MILLIONS OF BALLOT APPLICATIONS. ELECTION OFFICIALS WISH IT WOULD STOP.BY JOSHUA EATON, LAUREN ROSENTHAL AND THY ANH VOOCTOBER 23, 2020PROPUBLICA
For Hawaii’s Congressman Ed Case, the final straw was the April 2019 accident when the Robinson R44 helicopter crashed into the Oahu neighborhood.
THE FAA IS ENABLING HELICOPTERS TO RUIN THE OUTDOORSFREDERICK REIMERSOCTOBER 3, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
In order to protect their fragile exteriors, each is wrapped in two grams of plastic, the equivalent of five plastic straws.
EXCLUSIVE: STARTUP APEEL IS LAUNCHING ‘PLASTIC-FREE’ CUCUMBERS AT WALMART TO CUT BACK ON WASTEBETH KOWITTSEPTEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
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