[oz-bern, ‐bawrn, ‐bohrn]
- John (James),1929–94, English playwright.
- Thomas Mott,1859–1926, U.S. prison reformer.
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Asked about funding public libraries, Osborne put the onus of responsibility on local councils.Why 7 Times 8 Tripped Up the UK Chancellor
July 4, 2014
When asked about some of his favorites from this season Osborne mentions “The Vault.”This Is How an Episode of Cartoon Network’s ‘Adventure Time’ Is Made
December 19, 2013
Now Osborne has chosen a Canadian above any of a long list of Britons to take over the Bank when King retires in July.Canada Comes to the Rescue of Great Britain, Again
November 28, 2012
Cameron and Osborne would, naturally, also claim to be on the side of the strivers.What Romney Should Learn From John Major
August 13, 2012
Fifty minutes later, when the remit to oversee the bid was awarded to Hunt, Osborne replied, “I hope you like the solution!”Culture Minister Jeremy Hunt ‘Sympathetic’ to Murdoch BSkyB Bid
May 31, 2012
But be sure to get a written acknowledgment on each mortgage from Osborne.Dust
Mr. and Mrs. Haldeman-Julius
Mr Osborne stood before me, scrutinizing me with severe grey eyes.
Mr Osborne took no notice of my letter, but came up at once.
I only want your promise to let me know if you hear anything of Miss Osborne.'
There is a particular favour which you can do for me, Osborne, and which I am sure you will.Vivian Grey
Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
- John (James). 1929–94, British dramatist. His plays include Look Back in Anger (1956), containing the prototype of the angry young man, Jimmy Porter, The Entertainer (1957), and Inadmissible Evidence (1964)
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