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“The Wizard of Watts is not just about police brutality,” he says.‘Black Dynamite’ Presents Police Brutality: The Musical|Stereo Williams|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Los Angeles had been on edge all day with memories of the Rodney King and Watts riots surfacing.
As Watts noted: “From now on, before politicians cast a vote, they will…hear our voters loud and clear.”
Last year, Watts, who was nominated for Best Actress for her role in The Impossible, sported a custom silver Armani gown.Celebrity Stylists Dish About Dressing for the Oscars|Erin Cunningham|February 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
According to Watts, the moms staged a counter event, one mile away from the Alamo protest.
Suppose I fixed up a storage-pack to give me a field with a few billion watts in it?Operation: Outer Space|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
It was while staying there that Watts and he first met, or rather on the pavement outside the house.The Life, Letters and Work of Frederic Leighton|Mrs. Russell Barrington
She ordered Miss Watts not to go after her until half past five, when tea would be safely over.The Cricket|Marjorie Cooke
In this picture Watts approached nearest to the Italian Madonnas both in form and colour.Watts (1817-1904)|William Loftus Hare
The engine was stopped to cool and to be examined again by Mr. Watts, who pronounced it all right.The Library of Work and Play: Mechanics, Indoors and Out|Fred T. Hodgson
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Word Origin and History for watts
unit of electrical power, 1882, in honor of James Watt (1736-1819), Scottish engineer and inventor.