Gordon Bennett


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Gordon Bennett

An exclamation of surprise or anger, typically as a way to avoid saying "God." Primarily heard in UK. Oh, Gordon Bennett—I burned the roast!
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All we needed was an appearance from Gordon Bennett!
Prosecutor John Pugh said Ms John was outside the Gordon Bennett pub in Barry with three friends, one of whom was on the phone to his parents asking for a lift home.
Instead, despite some fabulous additional craftsmanship inside, there's a feeling that this is a place more suited to the apocryphal Gordon Bennett.
The Blue Brew (4.2% abv) joins the likes of Gordon Bennett (4.1%), a medium strength light chestnut coloured beer named after the infamous historical millionaire.
I HAD to research Gordon Bennett the other day (don't ask) - and found myself a bit fascinated.
Organisers of the Gordon Bennett Gas Ballon Race lost contact with them over the sea as they were flying between Italy and Croatia.
Organisers of the Gordon Bennett Gas Balloon Race said the Italian and Croatian authorities were looking for Richard Abruzzo and Carol Rymer Davis and would resume at first light.
The Gordon Bennett Cup, held every year in Europe or the United States, invites the best three teams from several different countries to compete.
She worked as a registered radiology technician for many years, was office manager for Gordon Bennett Orthodontics of Marlborough for over 20 years and Marlborough Orthopaedics for 10 years.
SOME more replies about the origin of the phrase Gordon Bennett have been making their way to me this week.
Not least among these are the significant and provocative contributions by Aboriginal artists, notably Vernon Ah Kee, Richard Bell, and Gordon Bennett, whose presence lends validity and gravitas to attempts by the likes of Sam Durant, Michael Rakowitz, and 16 Beaver's Rene Gabri and Ayreen Anastas to come to terms with Australian race relations.
James Ramsbotham, Paul Callaghan, Mick Brodie, Ian Young, and Gordon Bennett are among the prominent business people the North East who have been recruited to this important new position.
Following World War I the Navy participated in the popular James Gordon Bennett International Balloon Races while establishing a rigid airship program with the construction of ZR-1 (Lighter-than-Air, Rigid, #1), christened the USS Shenandoah in 1923.
Major General Gordon Bennett does not escape severe criticism.
The documents contradict the claims of James Gordon Bennett, publisher of the New York Herald, of having founded AP in 1848.