- a drink containing a drug to make the drinker unconscious, usually formed by the combination of chloral hydrate and alcohol. It can be poisonous
- the drug itself
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He said he spent his time doing “Mickey Mouse make-work,” digging though old records for long-abandoned well sites.Two Texas Regulators Tried to Enforce the Rules. They Were Fired.|David Hasemyer, InsideClimate News|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Somebody suggested [we give him] a $1,000 baseball signed by Mickey Mantle [in exchange for the URL],” Robinson told me.Ben Carson’s Bizarrely Serious, Seriously Bizarre Campaign Crew|Olivia Nuzzi|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Despite the multiple warnings, Bishop Finn chose to leave Ratigan in place in the parish.
According to the National Catholic Reporter, Pendergast focused on one question: “Do you think [Finn] is fit to be a leader?”
One of our favorite episodes with Matthew Goode [who plays Finn] was when he was battling Will before he got shot.‘The Good Wife’ Creators on the Premiere’s Big Cary Twist, Will’s Death, and More|Kevin Fallon|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As a thunder god Finn carried a hammer with which he smote his shield; the blows were heard in Lochlann (Scandinavia).Myths of Babylonia and Assyria|Donald A. Mackenzie
Another old friend, of whom former chronicles were not silent, was at the Duchess's that night, and there came across Mrs. Finn.
When, therefore, the guests on the present occasion had all gone, the Duchess and Mrs. Finn were left together.
But Phineas Finn had been twice married, and had gone through other phases of life, such as make a man old.
Phineas Finn, who had become Secretary for Ireland, was in truth ten years his junior.