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The clichés about football-obsessed husbands and frustrated wives are pretty heavy-handed.‘A Gronking to Remember’ Speed Read: 8 Naughtiest Bits|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Some “hanging judges” have handed down hundreds of death sentences at a time.
No indictments have been handed down against the police officers in question.Protesters Demand Justice For Gurley As Gap Grows Between Cops and NYC|M.L. Nestel|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The last of the cigars was handed out and the Che lookalike was paid and went back in search of other tourists.The Life and Hard Times Of The Family A Cuban Defector Left Behind|Brin-Jonathan Butler|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These medications will not continue to work when we need them if they are handed out like candy.Without Education, Antibiotic Resistance Will Be Our Greatest Health Crisis|Russell Saunders|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"Buy something for your wife that-is-to-be," he said to his grand-nephew, as he handed him the folded paper.
Again the young fellow repeats his fatal "Banco," as he stakes a fresh pile of notes handed to him by the obsequious Jew.
Lawrence handed the General the mysterious message and Schofield read it with a darkened brow.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
Still, if such an envelope should be handed him, he would breathe easier until it was opened.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
The landlord handed him his bill—'Two weeks board at five dollars—ten dollars.'