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swank

(swæŋk)
1. n. class; visible quality. This place has swank. I like it.
2. n. swag. Where’d he hide the swank?
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Seen on site were Mic-E Reyes, Swanker, Phelper, Joe Brook, Eben S, Zak Hawthorne, Hufs SF crew, the Convertitos, Linda Swenson, Hell's Belle J, Pee Wee Rotsaert, Bones Brigade Teddy Bennett, Tony Vitello, Oaktown Jamie, Danny Fuenzalida, Chenzo, Luke, Randy Scanna, Ms Bianca, Gywnned Rose, Ert, William Haugh, Jeremy Ortega, Trent, easily several hundred more.
Oh, and he'll also tell you about running into their school chum Swanker Watson and his family and the big heist they found themselves smack in the middle of and how, with wits and luck, they managed to thwart the bad guys and not get thrown off the ship.
Matlock's vocal recalls Ian Hunter and Steve Harley from time to time, and an instrumental cheekily titled The Swanker closes the set, sounding like a 21st century Shadows in a Spaghetti Western.
He stands revealed as a lightweight charlatan, an electoral opportunist with no philosophy, principles or balls; a money-loving ham who, if not personally corrupt - and taking freebie holidays from the repressive Egyptian government is right on the borderline - merrily tolerates dubious donations in his name; a man whose only ambition is to find new parts of the world in which to swank - and did British politics ever know a bigger swanker than Tony Blair?
This arrangement gives Allstate Benefits customers access to Guardian's leading dental benefits, efficient claims payment process, and extensive network of dentists, ensuring not only quality of care but the means to get it," said Chris Swanker, Guardian Vice President of Worksite and Specialty Markets.
Our network strength is a key reason why we have been able to bring innovative, flexible products to employers while keeping our costs competitive," said Chris Swanker, Vice President, Group Dental.
NEW YORK -- The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America (Guardian), one of the nation's largest mutual life insurers and a leading provider of employee benefits, today announced that Guardian Vice President of Worksite & Specialty Markets, Chris Swanker, will participate in 2011 World Congress 2nd Annual Leadership Summit on Ancillary Products and Voluntary Benefits, to be held at the Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Resort in Orlando, FL, March 21-23, 2012.