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Eric Garcetti succeeded Villaraigosa and has received high marks in his first year and a half on the job.The Golden State Preps for the ‘Red Wedding’ of Senate Races|David Freedlander|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“They are hypocritical on this very issue,” Shearer said about Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder and other public officials.
The protests sparked by the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner have become front page news.Nazis, Sunscreen, and Sea Gull Eggs: Congress in 2014 Was Hella Productive|Ben Jacobs|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If they really wanted to get revenge they should have gone to Staten Island and found the cops that killed Eric Garner.
“At worst, Eric picked up a garbage can, was told by police to put it down, and did,” his lawyer, Martin Stoler, insisted.
It was the face of a young woman, very pale, but when her eyes met Eric's they filled with dancing laughter.The Little House in the Fairy Wood|Ethel Cook Eliot
Eric opened his carpet-bag, and took out a little box carefully wrapped up, which he gave to Russell.
“Oh, thank you, Eric,” said his brother; and the two schoolboys ran out.
Eric gazed at it till the sobs shook him, and tears blinded his eyes.
And after that the feast went merrily, till all men were drunk, except Asmund and Eric.Eric Brighteyes|H. Rider Haggard
British Dictionary definitions for eric
Word Origin for eric
Word Origin and History for eric
masc. proper name, from Old Norse Eirikr, literally "honored ruler," from Proto-Germanic *aiza- "honor" + *rik- "ruler" (see regal). The German form is Erich.