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When the clock strikes 12, Benjamin must quickly find the bright green button that says, “Get in line.”
A local reporter in Florida has become seniors’ unofficial vaccine hotlineThe flawed nature of the vaccine rollout has not been lost on Benjamin, who faces a long wait until he’ll be eligible for a shot himself.
Hopefully, the process doesn’t take too long, because Benjamin has to sleep.
At 14, Benjamin could be filling his free time with sports and video games.
People requesting the time slots have shared a lot of sad stories, Benjamin said.
I remember H. Jon Benjamin told me it was a way-too-late apology for Hiroshima and Nagasaki.‘Archer’ Creator Adam Reed Spills Season 6 Secrets, From Surreal Plotlines to Life Post-ISIS|Marlow Stern|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Like Bush 41 and Shamir, Bill Clinton and Benjamin Netanyahu were not exactly soul mates.The Inside Story of U.S. Meddling in Israel’s Elections|Aaron David Miller|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Benjamin Franklin warned against making any hasty conclusions on such “a point of great importance.”
Anderson pleaded with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to ban clothing made from animal fur.
I think Abraham Lincoln: A Biography by Benjamin P. Thomas, which was published 60 years ago, is magical.
As he was a great worker all his life, “Busy,” or “ Benjamin Ceased” would significantly express his death-date.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
And over against the border of Benjamin, from the east side to the west side, one portion for Simeon.
And for the rest of the tribes: from the east side to the west side, one portion for Benjamin.
Benjamin Thompson died; formerly a timber merchant, translator of the German Theatre, and author of several other productions.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Benjamin Franklin went through life an altered man, because he once paid too dearly for a penny whistle.The Pocket R.L.S.|Robert Louis Stevenson
British Dictionary definitions for benjamin (1 of 3)
Word Origin for benjamin
British Dictionary definitions for benjamin (2 of 3)
- the youngest and best-loved son of Jacob and Rachel (Genesis 35:16–18; 42:4)
- the tribe descended from this patriarch
- the territory of this tribe, northwest of the Dead Sea