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corker

Someone or something that is outstanding or excellent. You can always count on Paul to tell some corkers and get everyone laughing.
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corker

n. someone or something good, funny, or entertaining. That was a real corker. I thought I’d die laughing.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Corker replied: "Yes, just like Mexico is paying for the wall ...
Corker is one of many Republican lawmakers who strongly oppose Trump's decision to withdraw 2,000 troops from Syria, an announcement that caught them by surprise last Wednesday and led to the announced resignation of Defense Secretary James Mattis.
"Hopefully, we'll have a very, very strong vote on a resolution condemning the crown prince," Corker said.
"For the club to be back in the Premiership and for me to have the honour of being club captain is something I'm really grateful for "Lnd very proud of," said Corker. "Last season there was a good dynamic between Tom and me.
As a result of these changes, effective 1 January 2019, Nokia's group leadership team will consist of Suri, Basil Alwan, Hans-Juergen Bill, Kathrin Buvac, Corker, Joerg Erlemeier, Barry French, Sanjay Goel, Bhaskar Gorti, Guillen, Kristian Pullola, Sri Reddy, Marc Rouanne, Maria Varsellona and Marcus Weldon.
Writing his third letter to Obama on the same issue, Corker expressed his frustration that he had not received any response from the White House.
Corker told reporters Tuesday in response to a question from The Hill, a newspaper that covers Congress.
Steve Quinlan, senior partner at Denton Corker Marshall, said: "We are delighted to be working with Liverpool council, ISG and ACC Liverpool on this exciting new addition to one of the world's most iconic waterfront locations."
Trump and Corker list vast ownership stakes in real estate LLCs and partnerships, and 13 lawmakers who directly oversaw the tax legislation made up to (http://www.ibtimes.com/political-capital/paul-ryan-top-republican-lawmakers-could-reap-personal-windfall-new-real-estate) $2.6 and $16 million in income from such holdings in 2016 .
Corker had been negotiating on a bipartisan bill with Senate Banking Chairman Chris Dodd (D-Connecticut) up until the final hour, when the chairman decided he was running out of time and needed to report a bill out of committee.
Some of the experts have interpreted that as a reference to India, however, Corker has rejected the notion.
ISLAMABAD, August 21, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Republican Senator Robert Corker expressing keen interest in the energy sector has termed Pakistan a country with great potential as far as the investment opportunities were concerned He expressed these views in his meeting with Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi at the Foreign Office Friday, and discussed matters of mutual interest including bilateral and regional issues.
Republican Bob Corker and Democrat Mark Warner said the bill would allow the FDIC to take control of a bank-holding company should an insured depository institution within it get into trouble.
But his solicitor David Corker told the court his convictions in Vietnam for sex crimes against two girls of 10 and 11 were not sound.