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Examples from the Web for loon
That loon is known as “Dr. Who,” and his nerdy fans are legion.
There was Sen. Claire McCaskill, fresh after dispatching Tea Party loon Todd Akin, on Meet the Press.
Sticking with six brackets is supposedly meant to signal that he believes in a little stability and is not a loon.Michael Tomasky on Mitt Romney’s Tax-Plan Flim-Flam|Michael Tomasky|February 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
As the loon brigades proved as they berated Precious, our humanity is the enemy of ideologues.
Next thing you know that loon Glenn Beck will have a hit TV show.
You hear the loon crying on the water, or the last whistle of the heron up the pass.Romany of the Snows|Gilbert Parker
The Indian came from the tribe on Loon Lake, and some of his fellows up there are sick with the same thing.The Law of the North (Originally published as Empery)|Samuel Alexander White
Lisle filled his pipe and smoked in silence for several minutes during which the eery cry of a loon rang 38 about the camp.The Long Portage|Harold Bindloss
Loon, Pleasant and Bixby's Lakes were all dammed and located upon for the water company.The Lake of the Sky|George Wharton James
But a loon flapped up from the rushes, brushing the priest's face with its wings.Lords of the North|A. C. Laut