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thunderbox

n. a portable stereo radio, often played very loudly in public. (see also boom box.) Someday I’m going to smash one of these thunderboxes!
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The discovery of such a personal everyday item from nearly 2,000 years ago has intrigued people across the world and its legacy will now continue with a special edition Vindolanda Thunderbox seat being launched by Tosca & Willoughby in time for the ancient loo seat going on public display.
The star's performance was described as "dross" by one concertgoer Action movie star Steven Seagal made the comments after vistiting Llandudno with his side project, a blues band called Thunderbox
When Steven Seagal announced a UK tour with his blues band Thunderbox, my reaction, like most people's, was an amused one.
The American star of films like Under Siege and Exit Wounds is also an accomplished musician and is currently on a world tour with the band Thunderbox.
Seagal is promoting a 34-date UK music tour with his band Thunderbox, who arrive in Llandudno's Venue Cymru on February 11, the Grand Theatre in Swansea on the 17th and Cardiff's Coal Exchange on the 18th.
A Madman Entertainment release of a Thunderbox Films, Madman Cinema production, in association with Splashdown.
Besides boxing, Thunderbox features musical artists, mostly rap and rock, whose audience is composed mainly of people in their teens and 20s.
The first series from Sport is a hybrid sports/entertainment show called Thunderbox.
The cold toilet, with its archaic thunderbox, was filled with language books and dictionaries, including Dutch and Esperanto.
The contest over room allocation within the Marine Hotel, in which Waugh pits a reduced squire against plebeian usurpers, abetted by a housing officer (the embodiment of intrusive, liberal government), belongs among the trilogy's many parodies of warfare, which range from the mock-heroic struggle between Apthorpe and Ritchie-Hook, over the mock-Promethean thunderbox, to X Commando's machine gun massacre of seals and deer on the Isle of Mugg.
All that hard work just to shoulder the same rusty thunderbox that misfires in the uptown press: "The artist would be a lonely martyr .
Saracen Mineral Holdings began commissioning its refurbished Thunderbox gold processing plant in Western Australia in early February.
The North Eastern Goldfields Operations in Western Australia comprise the open pit Thunderbox gold mine and processing facility or "the Assets" and come under Norilsk Nickel's Australian operations earmarked for the disposal by Norilsk as it continues to execute its new strategy declared in October 2013.
When I step inside its hallowed portals, I always make a bee-line downstairs to see Joseph Priestley's thunderbox.
The assets which Norilsk is seeking to shed are the Lake Johnston nickel mine, which was closed in April amid low nickel prices, as well as the Cawse, Black Swan and Waterloo nickel mines, the Honeymoon Well nickel project and the Thunderbox gold mine, the spokesman told the paper.