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beam down

To be sent to Earth via teleportation, as in stereotypical portrayals of aliens coming to Earth from their spaceship. This humorous phrase usually suggests that one is crazy. Did he just beam down from outer space? There's no way that plan will work!
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No doubt Bobby will be beaming down as his two favoured clubs do battle John Gibson rotation has this campaign player everpresent.
BEAMING down into cinemas this week is this spectacular looking but disappointing sequel to 2009's brilliant franchise reboot.
And I was so convinced the dreary music meant there would be a tragic ending that I watched it the first time from behind a cushion, expecting the finale to involve a huge sunshine beaming down on nothing but a pile of muddy slush and a soggy scarf.
The sun is beaming down From a sky of cloudless blue, Its warmth seems to bless the landscape Although I know there will be few Days left to feel her benediction For autumn now is here And the pleasures of the summer months Will soon fade until next year.
The romantic snap shows the smiling pair in front of a beach setting with the sun beaming down on them and their arms wrapped around each other, with the simple message: "I present to you my sunshine," reports the Daily Mail.
When Alex McLeish's side take to the field to face Portsmouth tonight, a giant Phillips TV screen will be beaming down from the corner of the newly-renamed Gil Merrick Stand and the Main Stand.
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There is free electricity beaming down on one's house; one just needs to know how to use it.
But the new Mariscos Los Arcos, with its bright blue sign beaming down De Soto Avenue in Canoga Park, also presents free cups of a pretty good red clam chowder to kick off the meal.
These are the faces of Birmingham - and will soon be beaming down from city billboards.
The technomaster, beaming down crazy ideas from a zeppelin above London, is evil genius John Lumic (Roger Lloyd Pack, aka Only Fools And Horses dipstick Trigger).
Imagine how they must feel with the faces of their Most Hated Ones, Bill "Anti-Christ" Clinton and his Jezebel, Hillary, beaming down from every Barnes and Noble in the country.