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Brewer's: Tarred

All tarred with the same brush. All alike to blame, all sheep of the same flock. The allusion is to the custom of distinguishing the sheep of any given flock by a common mark with a brush d…

Brewer's: Tarring and Feathering

The first record of this punishment is in 1189 (1 Rich. I.). A statute was made that any robber voyaging with the crusaders “shall be first shaved, then boiling pitch shall be poured …

Brewer's: Jack Tar

A common sailor, whose hands and clothes are tarred by the ship tackling. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Jack and the Bean StalkJack Sprat A B C D E F …

Baby Eve

According to the Clonaid Corporation, a baby nicknamed Eve was born on 26 December 2002, allegedly becoming the first human child ever to be cloned. "I am very, very pleased to announce that the first…

Angel Baby

Director/Writer: Michael RymerDirector of Photography:Ellery RyanEditor:Dany CooperMusic:Chris GoughProduction Designer:Chris KennedyProducers:Timothy White and Jonathan SteinmanCinepix Film P…

Baby Genuises

Director:Bob ClarkWriters:Bob Clark and Greg MichaelTriStar; PG; 94 minutesRelease:3/99Cast:Kathleen Turner, Christopher Lloyd, Kim Cattrall Swap Babe's chatty barnyard animals with toddlers …

Baby Boy

Director/Writer:John SingletonColumbia; R; 129 minutesRelease:6/01Cast:Tyrese Gibson, A.J. Johnson, Ving Rhames Ten years after his landmark film Boyz N the Hood, writer-director John Singleto…

Holding the Baby

FoxSunday 7:30–8:00 p.m.; canceledCast:Jon Patrick Walker, Brendan and Kyle McRoberts, Jennifer Westfeldt and Eddie McClintock Smarmy salesman Gordon Stiles (Walker) is stymied when his …

Brewer's: Losing a Ship for a Haporth o' Tar

Suffering a great loss out of stinginess. By mean savings, or from want of some necessary outlay, to lose the entire article. For example, to save the expense of a nail and lose the horse-…

First White House baby

The Question: Who was the first baby born to a president's wife in the White House? The Answer: The first baby born to a First Lady in the White…