Origin of drumroll
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Examples from the Web for drumroll
Critical to this endeavor is the drumroll of hell-fire sermons from the tub-thumpers of talk radio and Fox News.The Tea Party Isn’t a Political Movement, It’s a Religious One
July 13, 2014
Indeed, Hollande's win Sunday night is little more than a drumroll before a much tougher battle to come.Can Sarkozy Survive?
October 17, 2011