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Still, a handful of venues and companies plan to reopen sooner.D.C. theater scene adapts with films, concerts, and more|Patrick Folliard|September 17, 2020|Washington Blade
Only a handful still sees virtual weddings as a viable option.Covid-19 has changed the way Indians think about weddings|Manavi Kapur|September 17, 2020|Quartz
Only a handful of closely related species now have it, they learned.Stinky success: Scientists identify the chemistry of B.O.|Alison Pearce Stevens|September 15, 2020|Science News For Students
Unfortunately, as it stands today, the entire field of AI ethics is at grave risk of limiting itself to languages, ideas, theories, and challenges from a handful of regions—primarily North America, Western Europe, and East Asia.AI ethics groups are repeating one of society’s classic mistakes|Amy Nordrum|September 14, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Colbert is trapped in the same building with the same small handful of people every day, and the challenge is to keep making them laugh.One Good Thing: Stephen Colbert is looser, funnier, and angrier in quarantine|Emily VanDerWerff|September 4, 2020|Vox
Weiss is likely to get confirmed even as Warren and a handful of other progressive Democrats vote no.Sen. Warren’s Main Street Crusade to Pressure Clinton|Eleanor Clift|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Rather than downing a handful of pills, I planned to take my life by opening a vein in each wrist.Dear Leelah, We Will Fight On For You: A Letter to a Dead Trans Teen|Parker Molloy|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Knight lived down the street from Scalise, and had met him a handful of times at Republican Party events.
With only a handful of great directors between the two videos, Fourgrounds can keep this going for years.
Still, a handful of centuries-old establishments have survived and housed some pretty phenomenal history.
He fumbled under his overcoat for loose silver, drew out a handful and paid off the taximan.Dope|Sax Rohmer
Severely wounded, with a handful of followers, he fought his way through a column of the enemy and reached the bank of the Elster.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
Soon Antler arose and laid down her load; and breaking a handful of branches, she hurried over the drifts and met the Cave-men.The Later Cave-Men|Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
But they are a mere handful, quite insignificant, kept alive mainly by the Most and Peukert feud.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman
It's a nuisance just at present, when I am so busy with Asturian affairs and the king is such a handful to hold.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White