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flame

1. verb To write angry messages online (as on a forum or message board). The administrators are going to suspend your account if you keep flaming the message board.
2. noun Such messages. The administrators are going to suspend your account if they see all these flames from you on the message board.
3. verb To appear to be overtly homosexual. How did you not know that guy's gay—he's totally flaming!
4. noun One's romantic partner. How am I supposed to forget about my old flame if I keep seeing her around town?

flame

1. in. to write an excited and angry note in a computer forum or news group. (see also flamage.) Stop flaming a minute and try to explain your position calmly.
2. n. a verbal attack as in sense 1 My email is full of flames this morning!
3. in. to appear obviously homosexual. Man, she’s flaming today!
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The Flaming Lips have been working in a panic ever since 1984, when the Oklahoma psychedelic pop band put out its first release on the Restless label.
Who: The Flaming Lips, Thievery Corporation and Os Mutantes.
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Along with the UK, Australia and New Zealand have always been Flaming Lips hotbeds and the group has recently announced plans to return Down Under in January 2004 as part of the hugely popular Big Day Out tour line-up, sharing the bills with, among others, The Darkness, Metallica, The Strokes, Black-Eyed Peas and Aphex Twin.
For their final show of 2003, The Flaming Lips will perform on New Year's Eve at Chicago's Aragon with The White Stripes.
2004 promises to be just as jammed packed for the Flaming Lips.
A short ride to the put-in spot below the Flaming Gorge Dam and we get on board.
Whirling disease, which has decimated other trout fisheries in Montana and elsewhere, hasn't show up on the Green below Flaming Gorge yet, but it's coming closer: It's been found in the Green in Wyoming above Fontenelle Reservoir about an hour's drive to the north.
Part of what makes the Green one of the West's best trout rivers is the ``selective withdrawal structures'' that were fitted to Flaming Gorge Dam.
40 east out of Salt Lake to Flaming Gorge via Vernal, Utah, but you'll encounter some steep climbs and many switchbacks on this route, but it is scenic.
With the uncertainty of aerospace, we need to seek to diversify our industry base by encouraging small business expansion," Flaming said.
On crime issues, Flaming suggests the city to step up its bicycle patrol to include business districts.
Flaming calls for expanding grass-roots programs such as Neighborhood Watch and the volunteer patrols.