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ding-a-ling

(ˈdɪŋəlɪŋ)
n. a stupid person; a giddy person who hears bells. This ding-a-ling comes up and asks me for a dollar for the orphans. I tell her I got all the orphans I can use at any price.
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Doreen said if Ling is released, she will campaign for the board to make its reasoning public, an issue also raised by the Worboys case.
The best fish of the weekend was a tremendous ling of 35lb taken by Hartlepool pensioner Fred Barker.
Cafe Nourish is open for breakfast and lunch, and serves a variety of alternative meals to eat in and take away, and Ms Ling said the menu was "fairly compact but with a lot of variety".
Ling received her bachelor's degree from the University of Hawaii and Master's of Public Health from the University of Michigan.
Ling Ling and Amba will be fed a diet of red panda cake, bamboo, willow and small amounts of fruit.
Perhaps our best chance in the tie was at home, but that does not mean that we are out of it by a long shot," said Ling.
Ling, the sister of media personality Lisa Ling, was held in captivity for five months last year along with colleague Euna Lee and charged with espionage after the two crossed into North Korea.
Ling exemplifies the ways in which USDA employees work tirelessly to help businesses and improve the lives of rural residents," Vilsack said.
Each night I am thankful to have gotten through another day and each day when I wake up I hope it is bringing me closer to home," Laura Ling wrote in one of the two letters she was allowed to write during captivity.
Laura Ling, 32, and Euna Lee, 36, reporters for an American cable television venture co-founded by Clinton's former vice president, Al Gore, arrived with Clinton at Burbank airport near Los Angeles aboard a private jet from North Korea.
Nine-year-old Ling lives with her doctor parents in Wuhan during the Cultural Revolution in China.
To truly understand a culture, one must be a part of it--Princess Der Ling has done this for more cultures than a great majority of the world.
In a letter to the council Tuesday, Councilman Bernard Parks and Councilwoman Jan Perry said CRA Commissioner Joan Ling has exceeded her authority by seeking to impose affordable-housing requirements and community-benefits conditions on projects in CRA zones.
In addition, for 2008 the ling and tusk quota has been separated from the blue ling quota (250 tonnes for all three species in 2007, including 200 tonnes for blue ling) into 250 tonnes for ling and tusk and 200 tonnes for blue ling in 2008.
Ling retraced her steps down Huoping Road before midnight.