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With “Schitt’s Creek” gobbling up comedy awards, that left “Insecure” and creator Issa Rae empty-handed Sunday.‘Succession’ wins best drama, while ‘Schitt’s Creek’ sweeps the Emmy Awards|radmarya|September 21, 2020|Fortune
He drills threes, draws fouls, gobbles rebounds, manipulates pick and rolls and places whomever he’s defending in a vice grip with Defensive Player of the Year-caliber intensity.
China’s “champion eaters” have attracted a dedicated following for their ability to gobble down vast quantities of food.
For one thing, it would have been unusual to come across a whole dead animal that no other predator had gobbled up, and the ichthyosaur would have had to shovel down the huge meal on the seafloor — tough for an air-breathing creature.This ichthyosaur died after devouring a creature nearly as long as itself|Maria Temming|August 20, 2020|Science News
“This philosophy of representation theory has gone on to gobble vast tracts of mathematics in the second half of the 20th century,” Williamson told me in an interview.The ‘Useless’ Perspective That Transformed Mathematics|Kevin Hartnett|June 9, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Rank be damned, 45-year-old Badlands still looks hungry to me, and manages to gobble 12 plates in all, with grace.Video: We Took a Competitive Eater to TGI Fridays for Endless Appetizers—and They Ran Out|Brandy Zadrozny|July 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And then, like all firms that want to expand rapidly, it started to gobble up other companies whole.The Company That Built Obamacare Is Doing Better Than Ever|Daniel Gross|October 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But it is difficult to tell if the inherent salaciousness of the story is the key to what makes this book so easy to gobble up.
Chinese conglomerates gobble up American firms, including Starbucks.Must-Reads: 'The Fat Years,' 'Drifting House,' and 'The Map and the Territory'|Isaac Stone Fish, Anna Clark, Cameron Martin|January 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And finally, on Monday, AT&T announced a $39 billion deal to gobble up T-Mobile and its 46.5 million customers.
She aint had time fer ter squeal en needer fer ter grunt 'fo' Brer Wolf gobble 'er up.Nights With Uncle Remus|Joel Chandler Harris
Then he clutched his hair, and waddled down the corridor, shrieking, and the purple dress began to gobble with her laughter.The Belted Seas|Arthur Colton
Once a minute, or oftener, he lets out a gobble, until I get up and throw a shoe or a hairbrush at him.The Red Cow and Her Friends|Peter McArthur
I was about half way across one of these ancient, hobblety-gobble outrages, when I came to grief.Marjorie Dean College Freshman|Pauline Lester
With a terrible roar he advanced to gobble up Peach-Prince, when the dog ran behind and bit the oni in the leg.Japanese Fairy World|William Elliot Griffis