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For nearly her entire life Beyoncé has been giving us her blood, sweat, and tears in her career.Bow Down, Bitches: How Beyoncé Turned an Elevator Brawl Into a Perfect Year|Kevin Fallon|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Aside from a blanket ban, social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, and Reddit are nearly impossible to control.
Ramos was 38—nearly two decades older than the average recruit.
Since 2009, the goat has had a thriving Twitter presence as well, today enjoying up to nearly 8,000 followers.
The incident sparked his belief in Santa, but he would have to wait nearly two decades before dressing up as Jolly St. Nick.Kerry Bentivolio: The Congressman Who Believes in Santa Claus|Ben Jacobs|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And I've not only failed in nearly everything I undertook, but I've been a fool besides.A Yankee from the West|Opie Read
The tumulus was then raised to nearly twice its present height.The Paladins of Edwin the Great|Clements R. Markham
Micheli not only described the form but figured it, nearly two hundred years ago.The North American Slime-Moulds|Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride
When nearly done, add some pieces of butter rolled in flour.Miss Leslie's Lady's New Receipt-Book|Eliza Leslie
An Army man tackled me on their 25-yard line, after I had taken the ball down the field for nearly a touchdown.Football Days|William H. Edwards