A spokeswoman for Thain denied a rumor inside Merrill that Thain is poised to step down from the firm.
“There was this rumor going on for a while that men like strong women,” the comedian tells me.
The rumor is that Iranian state television is itself behind the Facebook page.
I heard a rumor once that Jon Voight was mean to little Ricky Schroeder when they shot this movie.
Oh, and no truth to the rumor that director Michael Bay has since optioned a script titled Hotelicopter: The Reckoning.
The boys had gone off on a hunt, a rumor of a bear having been seen about five miles off coming to them by a friendly lumberman.
Soon the rumor spread that the American lines were deserted.
I have the means, and can dispose of you without talk or rumor.
rumor had it that arms and ammunition were running short in the Xedii armies.
Know you, Olive, that there is a rumor abroad in Salem that your father will refuse to plead, and will stand mute at his trial?
late 14c., from Old French rumor "commotion, widespread noise or report" (Modern French rumeur), from Latin rumorem (nominative rumor) "noise, clamor, common talk, hearsay, popular opinion," related to ravus "hoarse," from PIE *reu- "to bellow." Related: Rumorous. Rumor mill is from 1887. Dutch rumoer, German Rumor are from French.
1590s, "spread a rumor; spread by way of rumor," from rumor (n.). Related: Rumored; rumoring.