stir crazy


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stir crazy

mod. anxious and mentally disturbed from being confined, as in prison. (see also stir.) I was going stir crazy in my little room, so I moved to a bigger place.
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The other day I got stir crazy, walked into a kebab house and just followed the meat round and round on the spit, trying to take the occasional bite.
After all, once you've heard School's Out For Summer or Mississippi Queen for the 14th time in one afternoon you start to go slightly stir crazy, even if this is the sort of music you normally like.
1933 Gene Wilder, the American actor whose lms include Stir Crazy and Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory, was born.
Beautiful Madness was all the rage to follow up her maiden win at Yarmouth the previous day under her 6lb penalty in the 5f handicap, but the top weight was ultimately well beaten as Stir Crazy struck late under Tadgh O'Shea to beat game frontrunner Rosie Cross.
Kevin Ryan's speedily-bred filly showed the right attitude when runner-up here a fortnight ago and that form received a boost when third-placed Stir Crazy won at Lingfield last weekend.
Richard Pryor has a real comic flair, and in Stir Crazy he plays a kind of cross between the Good Soldier Schweik and the loser-with-an-instinct-for-survival who starred in Seven Beauties.
Pryor starred in classic film comedies including Brewster's Millions and alongside his pal Gene Wilder in Stir Crazy.
He was going stir crazy while at home on disability leave for a heart condition, so he asked his wife to teach him to knit.
Stir Crazy consists of an 11-ounce cup of soft-serve style vanilla "dairy treat" containing one of two mix-ins-chocolate chip cookie dough or Oreo cookie pieces--separated by a thin layer of milk chocolate that, according to 7-Eleven, is soft enough to stir straight from the freezer.
In one of his not-for-network-TV routines, Richard Pryor stops in the midst of a stream of dirty jokes and talks pensively about his film, Stir Crazy.
The Race For The Perfect Purse Starts at Town Center, with start/finish line set near the main entrance by TGI Friday's and Stir Crazy.
Look for pappardelle, the wide pasta strips, and use them to make a Stir Crazy favorite, Pasta With Ricotta and Basil.
The star, who is obviously going stir crazy, wrote on Facebook: "By Jove
DOUBLE ESTRESSO Your daily coffee could be sending you stir crazy as scientists believe it is a powerful drug and can even spark panic attacks.
Stir Crazy Deluxe and Air Crazy Popper Popcorn Makers: Bringing flavor and excitement to the popcorn category, West Bend introduces its Stir Crazy Deluxe and Air Crazy Popper makers to the market.