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Dolly Parton is gonna be a NAUGHTY girl this Halloween … and she’s not afraid to admit it. Parton was having dinner at Matteo’s in L.A. last night … when she told us she had picked up a sexy costume at the famous Trashy Lingerie shop…
Music and the English Language: I Don’t Mean to Sound Slutty, but Please use Me Whenever You Want. Sincerely, GrammarOctober 25, 2012 | dailybusinessnews
It was only a matter of time until I summoned the courage to discuss my favourite topic of conversation – music and English grammar – or, to be more accurate, the lack thereof.
Many have often repeated Zappa’s truism with echolalic precision, “rock journalism is people who can’t write, interviewing people who can’t talk, for people who can’t read.” If he is to be believed, I wonder why more hasn’t been done to cure the scourge of illiteracy among society’s melodious classes. I’m tempted to suggest an addendum to the Evening Standard‘s ‘Get London Reading’ campaign – Educate Our Analphabetic Musicians – although, admittedly, using the word ‘analphabetic’ may only compound the issue rather than facilitate its remedy.
Mortgage rates edged higher early this week from their recent record lows, with the average interest on a 30-year fixed-rate loan rising from 3.37% last week to 3.41%, Freddie Mac’s latest survey showed.
Ford outlined a broad plan to cut operating costs in Europe by $ 500 million over the next two years by closing three plants, cutting 6,200 jobs and reducing the ability to make vehicles by 18% in the region.
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SAN FRANCISCO — When four former Giants were introduced to the crowd before Game 1 of the World Series, the public-address announcer noted that no franchise has more players in the Hall of Fame. Willie Mays, Willie McCovey, Orlando Cepeda and …
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Avnet shares are trading modestly higher Thursday morning after the electronics distribution giant posted results for its fiscal first quarter ended September 29 that were weaker than a year ago, but modestly above recently reduced guidance. For the period, Avnet posted revenue of $ 5.87 billion, down 8.7% from a year ago, […]
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