barnburner


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barnburner

Any thing, event, or occasion that is especially exciting, impressive, and/or successful. I had so much fun at Jonathan's bachelor party last night; it was a real barnburner! The majority of the game was rather lackluster, but it was a barnburner in the final quarter.
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Bassett's Barnburner collection apparently struck a chord.
And there is the looming worry about the economy, government overspending and the potential for a real barnburner of a collapse.
That exhilarating creative sorcery blasts through ten fire-breathing tracks, four of them Stills/Shepherd/Goldberg co-writes including the album-opening barnburner "Roadhouse"-- about the life of an itinerant bluesman--the melodic, CSN-esque "Don't Want Lies," and the title track, a groove soaked, guitar-heavy anthem with a soul-baring lead vocal by Stills .
The Iranian national soccer team has played in the World Cup finals three times, winning just a solitary game in the finals--a barnburner against the United States.
You will remember the barnburner with Clinton Woods five years ago that Johnson lost on a split decision for the IBF lightheavyweight title.
Paying attention to them could mean the difference in a barnburner duck season and a long winter of bird watching with buyer's remorse.
30 Carbine round is not barnburner, it has enough energy to take small game with the right load.
This fight has all the makings of another barnburner.
With a velocity of 1,075 fps and 475 ft-lbs, this thing is a real barnburner out of the 1911.
Return to upper level two steps at a time, three if it's a Pac-10 barnburner.
That exhilarating creative sorcery blasts through ten fire-breathing tracks, four of them Stills/Shepherd/Goldberg co-writes including the album-opening barnburner "Roadhouse" --about the life of an itinerant bluesman--the melodic, CSN-esque "Don't Want Lies," and the title track, a groove soaked, guitar-heavy anthem with a soul-baring lead vocal by Stills .
He has fared well in 15 fights since that barnburner with Morales, going 14-1, two ofthose victories coming over Morales.
The barnburner was the 210-grain jacketed soft-point, which ran the gates at a smoking 1,500 feet per second declared and a probably true 1,400 fps.
17, 2005, pitting the seventh-rated team in the Pac-10 against the seventh-rated team in the WAC, which should be a real barnburner.
Among the album's highlights are four Stills/Shepherd/Goldberg co-writes including the barnburner "RoadHouse" -about the life of an itinerant bluesman-CSN influenced "Don't Want Lies," and the title track, a guitar-heavy anthem with a soul-baring lead vocal by Stills .