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This doesn’t, of course, excuse any form of violence that took place over the weekend, but it does cast the smashing of onsite ATMs and plundering of merch in a different light.
If button-smashing is more your beat, check out beyerdynamic’s gaming headphones.Save up to $250 on beyerdynamic headphones with this bonkers big deal|Amanda Reed|August 2, 2022|Popular-Science
Two mysterious galaxies, devoid of dark matter, could have a smashing origin story.A galactic smashup might explain galaxies without dark matter|Emily Conover|May 18, 2022|Science News
Goyer describes it as more of a remix than a direct adaptation, and to my taste, it is a smashing success in storytelling.Review: More remix than adaptation, Foundation is top-notch storytelling|Jennifer Ouellette|September 24, 2021|Ars Technica
The spreading, smashing and plunging of tectonic plates shapes far more than just geography.Scientists Pin Down When Earth’s Crust Cracked, Then Came to Life|Howard Lee|March 25, 2021|Quanta Magazine
Will he go for the schoolteacher and abandon the family, leaving behind his smashing dinner suits?
Check: “This atom smashing business is going to herald the final victory of the machine.”Mailer’s Letters Pack a Punch and a Surprising Degree of Sweetness|Ronald K. Fried|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When I was growing up they called Green Day and Nirvana and Smashing Pumpkins “alternative pop.”The Rise of Jack Antonoff, the Taylor Swift Whisperer|Kevin Fallon|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Those who claim to speak for a vengeful Allah take great delight in smashing idols wherever and whenever they can get to them.
This weekend should have been a smashing success for Johnny Depp.Why Are All of Johnny Depp’s Movies Bombing at the Box Office?|Tricia Romano|April 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If she had had "some smashing love affair," as the more romantic Flora suggested, so much the better.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Once even a blue bean (a bullet) made sad work with my head, and my fist has got a deuce of a smashing.
I gathered that he thought something of the boy, and was heating up to the door-smashing stage.Fee of the Frontier|Horace Brown Fyfe
Now good-natured Alfaretta was nothing if not helpful, and quite human enough to enjoy smashing something.Dorothy at Skyrie|Evelyn Raymond
Jim took a few pulls at the strong, black tobacco, and began to reconsider his notion about smashing up the service.The Chequers|James Runciman