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But that project ran into serious hurdles with the network brass.Life After ‘Winter’s Bone’: Debra Granik on Finding J. Law and the Plight of the Female Director|Marlow Stern|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So maybe we should take a lesson from women with brass ovaries: comedy and feminism are longstanding bedfellows.
But even as he was receiving awards, the military brass was processing his discharge—they had found out he was transgender.Yes to LGB, No to T: The Pentagon Still Has a Transgender Ban|Tim Mak|October 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is believed the couple were visiting royal obstetrician Alan Farthing.
Violation of gravitas is being taken ‘extremely seriously’ by army top brass, source says.Hunt To Identify Pirouetting 'Bearskin' Guardsman Who Shamed Army|Tom Sykes|September 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They were provided with sails and twelve oars each, and a falconet, or small brass cannon.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
"I wonder if 'twas a brass drum, such as has 'Eblubust Unum' printed on't," said Mrs. Slocum.
Picture frames, nicely moulded in brass, were made here in 1825, by a modeller named Maurice Garvey.
The air was heavy with the perfume of frankincense which smouldered in a brass vessel set upon a tray.Dope|Sax Rohmer
Latten, the term given to thin sheets of brass, was formerly applied to sheets of tinned iron.