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black rider

"Famine," the third of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, so named for the black horse upon which it rides. The food shortages are at a critical level, as if the black rider has swept through the country and demolished our fields and supplies.
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He further added that the number of riders using the Red Line during the first half of this year clocked 55,783,626 riders, up from the figure recorded during the same period last year which was 51,799,232 riders.
One rider said he cruised up behind a woman who had her bare feet sticking out the passenger seat window of a car and tickled her feet.
William Blane, chairman of Pony Club Training, said: "The Rider Development Pathway is really going to give our more able riders something to aim for within The Pony Club.
Dawn Davridge, 23, Equality Rider, kicked out of Union University in Jackson, Tenn.
By conducting extensive crash tests at its indoor omni-directional Real World Crash Test Facility, applying advanced computer simulation technology, and leading the way with the introduction of motorcycle rider test dummies, Honda has gathered and analyzed a wide array of data on the behavior of motorcycles during collisions.
If experienced, a rider will tack up his horse or pony and lead it out to the assigned riding ring and instructor.
The Pony Express, utilizing horses and riders, cut that time by 10 days.
From an eyes-closed isolation, Campbell softly talked the riders through a personal awareness to an experiment exploring another rider's aura without touching.
Once, Vos recalled, a Rider slipped a gold tooth from his mouth into a stream, tricking a fellow rider into the momentary elation of having struck it rich.
With an effective strategic measurement protocol in place, police managers can focus on developing strategies to increase rider security on the transit system.
Soon after the laws passage, stories from the national forests indicated that the concerns weren't unfounded: Foresters were using the rider to offer timber sales that had been stopped years earlier for environmental reasons; they were re-labeling sales that had been previously classified as "green" - healthy and alive - as salvage sales to avoid appeals; they were moving into roadless areas - undeveloped wilderness - without the environmental assessments that were usually required; they were clear-cutting steep slopes and polluting streams, they were destroying the habitat of threatened species like the grizzly bear and chinook salmon.
Normally, Toomer explains, the laws of physics keep the riders safely stuck to the rotor wall.
June 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Rider Insurance, the only insurance company exclusively serving the motorcycle and ATV / Off-Road community, proudly introduces Rider Classifieds -- a new community platform where riders can advertise to buy, sell or trade their motorcycles, ATV and off-road vehicles free of charge.
And you need these two personalities; you can't fake those moods, and then the bravado of the Ghost Rider himself.
1, Magic Hussar, owner/rider Joanne Marsh; 2, Shilstone Rocks Rough Day, rider Lydia Harris, owner Julie Barton; 3, Polo, rider Ella Mount Stevens, owner Mrs Jane Smith; 4, Penwisg Bella-Donna, rider April Pollock, owned by rider and Mrs Cousin; 5, Claylands Captain, rider Leanne Beacham, owner Sue Bearcroft; 6, Executive Jet, rider/owner Mrs Janet Senior; 7, Diamond Gem, owner/rider Ashley Kelly; 8, Jack Daniels, owner/rider Janine Calzini; 9, Master Smurf, owner/rider Roz Scott; 10, Sebastian, rider Joanne Livesey-Carter, owner Christine Gleave.