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blanco

n. a white person; a Caucasian. (From Spanish. Potentially derogatory.) The blancos arrived in droves to enjoy our beaches.
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According to the report, Horn said that Blanco ordered a Florida mall shooting in 1979 that left two dead and four injured, and she apparently enjoyed her line of work.
Before joining Scotiabank, Blanco worked with the investment-banking unit of JP Morgan Chase & Company (NYSE: JPM) in the US and Mexico, covering deal execution and client coverage roles.
This kid was talking to me at age three, reciting continents and states the way some kids tell you their ABCs," says Blanco.
Relatives of Mr Blanco, 30, were said to have reacted with fury as the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) told them there was "insufficient evidence" to bring any charges over the actor's death in 2006.
But after two police investigations failed to conclude whether Mark committed suicide or was killed, Mrs Blanco launched her own probe.
The family, which claimed it had evidence that Mr Blanco was unlawfully killed, launched a lengthy campaign for justice after two police reports and an inquest failed to establish exactly what triggered his fall from a balcony.
This article deals with one aspect of the multifaceted writer Jose Maria Blanco White: bis role as a reader, translator and critic of William Shakespeare's work, to whom he felt an admiration that is demonstrated in his essays and bis journalistic works.
Under Johnny Murtagh Cape Blanco (7-2), who was an impressive winner of the Dante Stakes at York, put behind his disappointment in the French Derby to get the better in a battle to the line from two furlongs out with stablemate Midas Touch (9-2).
Blanco will collect his 119th cap if he appears against the hosts in today's opener in Johannesburg.
But after a heartfelt request, SFB artistic director Helgi Tomasson took Blanco back in time for the 75th anniversary season's New Works Festival, and her career has flourished ever since.
El voto en blanco que estan impulsando diversos academicos, intelectuales y organizaciones civiles a nivel nacional seria inteligente si hubiera un proceso estructural detras, el voto en blanco es poco interesante si se impulsa simplemente en una eleccion intermedia como la de este ano, cuando ano atras no se ha incentivado a la ciudadania a conocer lo que en realidad conlleva un voto en blanco".
Investigators said Blanco and Airman 2nd Class Reymart Jayme Noquera, 26, were drinking inside the Air Force Tactical Operations Group-10 (TOG-10) headquarters at the city's old airport facility in Barangay Lumbia at around 10:45 p.
FRONTIERS OF FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION, SIDES OF THE TRUTH OF WHAT IS EXPRESSED: THE INDEPENDENCE OF JOSE MARIA BLANCO WHITE IN EL ESPANOL
The Order to Shutdown Blanco Pi's Boosters is the result of a wrongful interpretation of Section 5.
has reached an agreement with Blanco, Texas-based bank holding company Blanco National Holdings, Inc.