jenny jenny  /ˈdʒɛ ni/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) United States architect who designed the first skyscraper in which a metal skeleton was used (1832-1907)
  2. (n) female donkey

News

  1. Rwanda resists hasty return to sovereign bond market

    By Jenny Clover KIGALI (Reuters) - Rwanda has no immediate plans to return to the sovereign debt market after a hugely successful debut issue in April even though investors are asking when it will do so, its finance minister said on Friday. The central African country's dollar bond received orders more than eight times the bond's issue size, fetching a yield of 6.875 percent as rock bottom ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Supreme Court’s Kagan invokes Tommy Tutone hit “867-5309/Jenny”

    Yes, yes, bombshell NSA surveillance revelations, civil war in Syria, the ailing economy, the IRS controversy—there are many, many more important stories to cover. But as someone who was a teen in the 1980s, the idea that a Supreme Court justice might casually reference Tommy Tutone's 1982 smash hit "867-5309/Jenny" in a ruling is just [...]
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Ticket via Yahoo! News

  3. Singer-Songwriter Jenny Owen Youngs Reveals She's 'Super Gay'

    (Getty Images) Singer-songwriter Jenny Owen Youngs, the New Jersey native who had a viral hit in 2007 with her cover of Nelly's "Hot in Herre," revealed in an open letter posted Wednesday that she is "super gay" and engaged to a woman. Youngs made the announcement somewhat reluctantly, writing, "I just wish that being gay (or transgender, or asexual, or fill-in-the-blank here) was as ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Zimbio

Quotes

  1. "I want to take full responsibility for the moral failure that led us to this tragic point. Jenny is a great person, and has been a remarkable wife, mother and First Lady," Sanford said at the time.
    on Dec 11, 2009 By: Mark Sanford Source: New York Daily News

  2. Alley tells People.com, "After lengthy negotiations, regretfully, the Jenny Craig Company and I did not come to an agreement to continue as their spokesperson. ...... Somehow, I've also fallen into the position of 'accidental' role model for,...
    on Dec 8, 2006 By: Kirstie Alley Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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