And at one municipal loop in Colorado, Knuth says, the worst slowpokes
are actually taken off the course and given refunds.
sucker or tootsie pop as your parting gift.
I persevered, turning over the pages, trying to find words that would capture his interest: showboat (show-off), shyster (shifty person), slowpoke
, Coming home from school, Walking like a snail or a lazy old mule; Kicking up the pebbles, Sitting down to rest, Watching a mockingbird build her nest.
1 ("Had they learned to drive when most high-speed driving took place on two-lane roads rather than on superhighways--when split-second judgments about the risk of passing a slowpoke
in the face of oncoming traffic were routine--they might well have reacted to the videotape more dispassionately.
5, but still is a slowpoke
compared to the current speed demons, Apple's Safari and Google's Chrome, benchmark tests show.
You don't want to be a slowpoke
technician, improperly attired nurse, uptake-deficient physician, recalcitrant boss, late-genuflecting administrator, or a whining or malingering patient on her watch.
Struggling up Trinity Street the other week, I was reminded of that old Neil Young song Slowpoke
, in which he warbles in his inimitable style: "When I was faster, I was always behind.
When I get the urge to read something, I don't want to wait a month for some slowpoke
to return it.
Ethanol tolerance caused by slowpoke
induction in Drosophila.
A car's slow movement might only reflect a slowpoke
behind the wheel.
Most people think of a turtle as a slowpoke
, but a turtle takes a lot of risks.
From 1997 to 2001, he was chair of the SLOWPOKE
2 Nuclear Reactor Committee and Manager of the SLOWPOKE
2 Reactor Decommissioning project.
oh a sort of slowpoke
singer, finger tracer, then, mover of lips.
Could it be that newsletter publishers have become snail-mail slowpokes
in an electronic age?