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  1. berating, blowing upnoun

    a severe rebuke

    "he deserved the berating that the coach gave him"


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  1. Aeron McQuillin:

    The next morning we all woke up to our phones blowing up with messages and Aeron McQuillin Facebook notifications from total strangers, showing their appreciation and gratitude for our random act of kindness, on behalf of bailey [ sic ], billy [ sic ] and Aeron McQuillin - thank you so much to everyone for the kind words and offers of gifts. We hope more people can learn from this situation and not be afraid to lend a helping hand to those in need.

  2. Chris Tritico:

    My job as a lawyer, a defense lawyer, is not to own what Tim McVeigh did. And quite frankly, I do n’t believe that blowing up a building and killing 168 people is justified for any reason. But the Constitution does n’t say that the defense has to believe in what the client is accused of, he said in an interview with Fox News. What the Constitution says is the government must prove what they say the defendant did. And the defense lawyer’s job is to call the government to task and ensure they can prove it.

  3. Richard Nixon:

    You think of those kids out there. I say kids. I have seen them. They are the greatest. You see these bums, you know, blowing up the campuses. Listen, the boys that are on the college campuses today are the luckiest people in the world, going to the greatest universities, and here they are burning up the books, I mean storming around about this issueI mean you name itget rid of the war; there will be another one. Out there weve got kids who are just doing their duty. I have seen them. They stand tall, and they are proud. I am sure they are scared. I was when I was there. But when it really comes down to it, they stand up and, boy, you have to talk up to those men. And they are going to do fine; weve got to stand back of them.

  4. Jerry Isaacson:

    The smaller companies are the ones we really have to worry about blowing up.

  5. Donald Trump:

    Dennis is not a stupid guy. He's smart in many ways; he's very street-wise, you look at the world, the world is blowing up around us. Maybe Dennis is a lot better than what we have.

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