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stormy petrel

One who enjoys conflict and is often associated with it; a troublemaker. The phrase refers to a seabird of the same name that was thought to indicate bad weather. Todd is just a stormy petrel, causing trouble everywhere he goes!
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Stormy Daniels' representative did not immediately return International Business Times' request for comment.
Jimmy Kimmel, a late-night talk show host, has booked porn star Stormy Daniels aka 'Donald Trump's alleged former mistress' to appear on his show the same day, just hours after the president delivered his address to the Joint Houses of US Congress.
The spokesman said it was down he ship captains whether they chose to anchor up ahead of stormy weather hitting.
A battery of this size will allow excess energy to be stored and used at Parc Stormy when the sun isn't shining, or the wind blowing.
A statement on the KLM website read: "Due to stormy weather in Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, some of our flight schedules may be temporarily disrupted.
A total of 53 air crew were also lost at Stormy Down, including men from Britain, Poland, Canada and New Zealand.
Rainfall and stormy winds prevailed in Lahore, Faisalabad, Lower Dir, Mirpur, Peshawar, Rawalpindi, Islamabad and other areas of country on Friday night and early Saturday morning.
Walker said yesterday: "When Stormy Antarctic returned from Newmarket he was trotting sound but walking short, and after various examinations we discovered he'd pulled a muscle in a shoulder.
2 over Cagayan and Batanes provinces and adjacent islands, warning of stormy winds from 61 to 120 kph in the next 24 hours.
For first time in years, there is no fish available in RAK as high waves prevent fishing, stormy conditions tear nets
A woman took her dog for a walk one day, Across some fields by a familiar way, The weather had been wet and stormy of late, When her feet sank into mud at quite a fast rate.
They can form near stormy weather, when hot and cool air mix.
A Dark and Stormy Knit begins with simple knitting conflicts and eventually works its way around to the local college's faculty.
On 18th November, 2013 the new album titled "CLX Stormy Quibblings" will be released.