whirlybird


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whirlybird

n. a helicopter. See that whirlybird up there? It’s timing your speed. Slow down.
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In fact, friends say that the man who popularised the ' Helicopter' shot cricket wants to own a whirlybird one day.
Every display I've seen in the Valley, including Candy Cane Lane, is store-bought," Margie Byrne says, keeping a close eye on her husband as he climbs up on the roof to make adjustments on the whirlybird with Santa in it he built.
Whirlybird mix is her favorite for this use because of all the color, though some cooks find 'Empress of India' more flavorful.
Fortunately, this whirlybird is one of the world's best for search-and-rescue operations.
I covered a bare little hill with a cinnamon-wine celosia, the daintiest cherry red and green cloak imaginable, and portulacas grew beside it and whirlybird nasturtiums.
Original games including Red Light, Green Light; Hide and Seek and Whirlybird (available for BREW(R) compatible handsets only).
These boys just didn't take the few extra seconds to look that whirlybird over and cover their hides.
But then I wouldn't just ground the whirlybird, I'd ditch the entire enchilada these monster proms have become - lock, stock and stretch limo.
Initial channels launched include: -- Skate Junky - Skate -- Gnarbucks - Surf -- 270[degrees]to Blog - Snow -- The Inland Empire Strikes Back - Moto -- CrankHead - BMX -- The WhirlyBird Diaries - Wake About GrindTV
That said, mankind is yet to tread so much of the planet that sky blue pink swans may be paddling about undiscovered, rather as previously unknown Brazilians - done up in loin cloths and pillar box red paint - were last month photographed firing off arrows at an overflying whirlybird.
NO names, no pack drill but one rather educated Billingham lady member was excited last week when she heard our local constabulary whirlybird hovering right over her.
Searcy fondly recalled wondrous fireworks detonated for the 1995 film ``Three Wishes,'' starring Patrick Swayze, and thought he recognized the ``Blonde'' whirlybird from filming at the lake about a year ago for ``Fear Factor,'' the reality game-dare show.
She took a ride in a helicopter - and enjoyed it so much she fancied taking over the controls of the whirlybird.
A JUVENILE TV series produced in America from 1954 to 1958 was about two charter helicopter pilots who operated a company called the Whirlybird Service.