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black rider

"Famine," the third of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, so named for the black horse upon which it rides. The food shortages are at a critical level, as if the black rider has swept through the country and demolished our fields and supplies.
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inclusion rider

A stipulation in a contract (of an actor, director, etc.) intended to ensure that a film's cast and crew reflect gender and racial diversity. The term gained widespread attention when actor Frances McDormand used it in her Academy Award acceptance speech in 2018. Several prominent actors that I represent have insisted upon inclusion riders in their recent contracts in order to guarantee that there will be more diversity on set.
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For years, people thought an outward-pushing force, which they called centrifugal force, was what kept rotor riders pinned to the wall.
The number shot to 104 million riders in 2014, and grew further to 121 million riders in 121 million riders in 2016.
And I'm happy to have made one into a movie, especially one as unusual and original as 'Ghost Rider.
Return of premium rider: While this rider has been around a long time on mortgage life insurance products, the return of premium rider recently has hit the mainstream term marketplace where it is very popular.
The riders that survived after President Clinton signed the omnibus spending package in October included measures to: delay a rule for an oil royalty to be paid by companies drilling on public lands; block new federal mileage standards for cars and trucks (which haven't been updated since 1985); prevent federal spending on grizzly bear reintroductions in Idaho and Montana; delay the ban on the ozone-depleting pesticide methyl bromide until 2005; build a road through a sensitive Alaskan forest; allow grazing on 25 million acres of public land without conducting any environmental review; stall for one year the revision of a 19th century mining law; cut back on protected areas in Florida; and increase public logging in California.
3 The return of premium benefit will be equal to a percent of the cumulative premiums paid on the disability income rider, less disability benefits paid upon surrender of the rider or death of the insured.
When they meet customer needs, riders become key policy adjuncts--even when they have bumpy rollouts.
Pacific Life Insurance Company is introducing Pacific Select Exec III (form # P04SE2), a flexible premium variable life insurance policy that offers a wide variety of portfolio investment options, riders, and services.
Most of AVMotoplex's riders come from the Antelope Valley, but some come from the San Fernando Valley, Bakersfield or farther.
WASHINGTON -- The Washington International Horse Show has announced the four riders who will compete in the $25,000 WIHS Invitational Dressage Championship, which will be held on two evenings, October 26-27, at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.
But his looks conceal the daredevil personality he inherited from his father, Jim, who made a living as a factory Kawasaki Moto-X rider.
Two-man teams have one rider on the road and another in the follow vehicle, resting up or carbo-loading.
Adding to the policy's flexibility, AIG Elite Global IUL offers two maturity extension riders, a terminal illness rider, a waiver of monthly deduction rider and surrender value enhancement term rider.
The number of Abra riders clocked 7,171,509 riders, whereas the Water Bus lifted 249,911 rider, Dubai Ferry served 56,568 riders and the Water Taxi offered services to 14,541 riders.