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As Washington Post film critic Ann Hornaday laments in a two-star review, the film misses a glaring opportunity to spotlight Holiday’s long friendship with Lester “Prez” Young.Tragedy was part of Billie Holiday’s life. It doesn’t have to define it.|Bethonie Butler|February 26, 2021|Washington Post
They are hoping Lester will give them an additional steady starting pitcher to go along with the team’s “Big Three” — Max Scherzer, Stephen Strasburg and Patrick Corbin.The new Nats: Four players Washington hopes will help get them back to the postseason.|Fred Bowen|February 24, 2021|Washington Post
Their contracts bring the club about $20 million closer to the CBT threshold for 2021, factoring in Schwarber’s $3 million buyout — should the team not pick up his mutual option — and Lester’s $3 million deferred signing bonus.Jon Lester’s reasonable contract leaves the Nationals room to address their remaining needs|Jesse Dougherty|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
The addition of Lester isn’t, say, signing reigning Cy Young winner Trevor Bauer, the marquee free agent available.Jon Lester strengthens the Nationals’ biggest strength — and gives them an undeniable identity|Barry Svrluga|January 19, 2021|Washington Post
Lester is a five-time all-star, most recently in 2018, who also won a pair of titles with the Boston Red Sox, in 2007 and 2013, before joining the Cubs.Nationals and veteran starter Jon Lester agree to one-year deal|Jesse Dougherty|January 19, 2021|Washington Post
When Lester is by himself, his loneliness manifests itself in these stuffed animals that he talks to and fights with.
So when I realized I was playing Lester, I read the book in one night.
Lester is a strange little man alone in a cabin, not far from The Tramp locked in his cabin in The Gold Rush.
Two days later, when Lester Patrick and Frank Boucher called him up to their room to sign him, he just shook his head.
Musicians such as Charlie Parker, Count Basie, and Lester Young exuded the aura of outsider-as-insider.Defining American Cool From Walt Whitman to Tina Fey and Johnny Depp|Jason Berry|March 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And you've been hunting for him, too—besides that Lester Goodwin who turned out to be Reddy?The Sunbridge Girls at Six Star Ranch|Eleanor H. (Eleanor Hodgman) Porter
But David Lester was lost and vague, his food almost untouched.
"I have made up a basket of sandwiches for you and your comrades, Lester," she said.
Lester flopped heavily, and skidded across the bottom of the 'drome.
Lester was the only one without an activity to support himself.