beanbag beanbag

Definition(s):

  • (n) a small cloth bag filled with dried beans; thrown in games

Usage(s):

  1. Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the recreation room, that ubiquitous piece of 1970s furniture the beanbag chair reappears on the scene.
  2. Politics ain't beanbag, and Obama has defended himself against worse smears.
  3. And, yknow, they say politics ain't beanbag.

News

  1. Fathers Day fun (photos)

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- On June 16, the Rand Community Center hosted the 20th annual Fathers Day Picnic. The community gathered together to enjoy mouth-watering food and many fun activities, including a bounce house, basketball game and beanbag toss. It was a...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Charleston Gazette

  2. Santa Cruz Derby Girls' playoff fate to be decided Saturday

    It's not exactly a rock and a hard place that the Santa Cruz Derby Girls find themselves between, More like a beanbag and a feather bed.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Santa Cruz Sentinel

  3. Opening Pandora's Box

     FOSSforce: I first placed music online in 1996, a WAV file recorded through a microphone to promote the sale of an album I had under license on my indie BeanBag label
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Linux Today

Quotes

  1. "It is not beanbag. It is serious business down here. When you're a Republican in a very Democratic state, you have to look at where those complaints came from," Huckabee said. "The one thing it proves is that I'm prepared for a presidential...
    on Nov 18, 2007 By: Mike Huckabee Source: Politico

  2. "It's Sliming Time (Again)" was a headline in The Nation last month; Eric Alterman, its liberal media columnist, began a paragraph with "Sure, politics ain't beanbag, but . . . The but almost always follows the bag; McCain recently said of...
    on Oct 31, 2008 By: Eric Alterman Source: New York Times

  3. "There were eight seconds between the first beanbag round and when the first handgun was fired - it was a clear window of time for Mr. Glenn to react," Garrett said.
    on Apr 5, 2007 By: Pat Garrett Source: The Times

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