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Fig. in a financial state such that one owes more money on a car, truck, house, etc., than its resale value. (*Typically: be ~; get ~.) When I tried to trade in the car, I found that I was upside-down and couldn't close the deal without more money. I took a loan period that was too long and was upside-down in two years.
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You'll only need to make do that to correct the screen's orientation after you've turned it upside down.
The band - consisting of Damian Kulash, Tim Nordwind, Andy Ross and Dan Konopka - are seen seated on a plane before they flip upside down and showcase more gravity-defying moves due to their weightlessness.
He said he'd crashed it into a wall and it ended up upside down.
However, Sisodia was quick to put the blame on the organisers of the event for tying the flag upside down.
The question the team investigated, therefore, was why this extra weight does not affect their breathing when upside down.
The inversion sequences - where you hang upside down - relieve compression from the spine and straighten it out.
A member of the UK-based Cypriot Student Front took a photograph of the upside down Cyprus flag in the Slovenian capital Ljubljana on Tuesday, the day after Kontides won a silver medal in the men's laser competition.
AT THE G8 meeting in France, I was shocked to see at such a high profile meeting the flag of Great Britain flying upside down.
Dubai's a leader in world firsts and the concept of an upside down hotel fits the market perfectly," commented Dawn Edispu, CEO, Headfirst Design.
I AM disgusted at the amount of times I see our flag, the Union Flag, upside down.
RESCUERS found a walker dangling upside down over a river thanks to the flashing light on his dog's collar.
New York borrowers were upside down by an average of $129,000, the highest average in the nation, followed by Massachusetts, $120,000, and Connecticut, $111,000.
I was hoping for far more from Upside Down which tells the tale of Creation Records, the legendary independent record company that was home to Oasis.
Upside Down, Wrong Way Round will weave around the nooks and crannies of the Hope Place theatre before spilling out on to the street.
The night will feature clips of the new Creation Records documentary Upside Down, which is due to be released in February 2010, and in attendance for a Q&A session will be the film's director Danny O'Connor, Ride frontman Mark Gardner, pictured, former Creation Communications Manager Andy Saunders and its former MD Tim Abbot.