But no sooner did the gig get offered than the debates started tanking.
He behaved like someone having a blast while auditioning for a Fox News gig, not running for major political office.
Though Carroll has yet to land a gig on SNL, she keeps going back to audition every season.
Speaking up about this backwards philosophy is actually how she got the gig.
If not, there could always be a gig hawking Chicken of the Sea on Celebrity Apprentice.
The tarpaulins were removed from the guns and the barrels and gig from around the pivot-gun.
They walked on, forgetting in conversation all about the gig and black servant.
Why not go back at once to Thurtell's gig and Weir's pistol?
They watched the gig as she pulled away, till she was lost in the distance.
I stood up to make sure of it, and saw four men leap from the gig to the rock which it was life or death for us to hold.
"light carriage, small boat," 1790, perhaps, on notion of bouncing, from Middle English ghyg "spinning top" (in whyrlegyg, mid-15c.), also "giddy girl" (early 13c., also giglet), from Old Norse geiga "turn sideways," or Danish gig "spinning top."
"job," first used by jazz musicians, attested from 1915 but said to have been in use c.1905; of uncertain origin. As a verb, by 1939. Related: Gigged; gigging.
: their glam-rock band, Nancy Boy, which has already gigged on both coasts/ I forget whether we're gigging in Basin Street or Buenos Aires
[origin unknown; musicians' senses are extensions of earlier meanings, ''spree, dance, party,'' found by 1777]
An old car
[1950+; fr gig, ''one-horse carriage'']