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kook

(kuk)
n. a strange person. She seems like a kook, but she is just grand, really.
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Truly, we are all better people for having had the privilege of working with Dave Kook, knowing him, or being his friend.
Brighton-based British rock band The Kooks have announced their Australian tour, which will kick off in January next year.
Downtown Flushing is one of New York City's most heavily trafficked areas," said Kook.
Is Rav Kook the father of the settler movement in the West Bank' Is he the hero of the embattled Modern Orthodox in Israel and America?
In opposition, Kook took a unique stand in contrast to most anti-Zionist Orthodox Jews by seeing in Zionism the harbinger of messianism.
So we'll call it kook cake (appropriate because in Christiaphobes' eyes, the only crazies in the world, believers in astrology notwithstanding, are people who believe in angels).
The other day I was at Berkeley skatepark shredding with my crew, and this kook showed up who has been ruining spots like it's going out of style.
The Washington Monthly's Kook Awards are our overdue tribute.
Baragon expresses himself in what he calls the Kook Beat--those events that are so bizarre, they must be true: "Now there was only a great, empty, echoed buzzing where the story used to be.
Moreover, given Rav Kook's holistic approach to the Jewish tradition, about which I have written elsewhere,(2) it should come as no surprise that Rav Kook viewed Maimonides' life and work as constituting an organic and unified whole.
Here, every single witness, skeptic, and dissenter from the lone-gunman theory was set up as an unreliable, highly inventive kook - in part because the person was lower middle class, not really a professional or an expert.
Chuck" doll that delivers 12 therapeutically correct phrases, sure to put the kook in your life back on track.
The downtown Flushing area is one of the heaviest trafficked sections in all of Queens," notes Kook.
Although Hauser is despised as a fun-killing kook by most pro skaters, some companies find his encyclopedic knowledge of skating useful to avoid ABDs.
Rav Kook did not live to see the birth of a Jewish State in 1948.