jones jones  /ˈdʒoʊnz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) United States labor leader (born in Ireland) who helped to found the Industrial Workers of the World (1830-1930)
  2. (n) United States railroad engineer who died trying to stop his train from crashing into another train; a friend wrote a famous ballad describing the incident (1864-1900)
  3. (n) United States golfer (1902-1971)
  4. (n) American naval commander in the American Revolution (1747-1792)
  5. (n) one of the first great English architects and a theater designer (1573-1652)
  6. (n) English phonetician (1881-1967)

News

  1. Steelers QB Landry Jones on realizing a dream, getting used to a huddle

    Landry Jones fulfilled a lifelong dream in April when the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted him. At the 2013 NFLPA Rookie Premiere, Jones touched on adjusting to a pro-style offense, the speed of the NFL, and more with SB Nation's Dan Rubenstein.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Philly.com

  2. January Jones Debuts Her New 'Do Alongside Her Mad Women

    January Jones put her new bangs on display when she attended the Women in Film Crystal + Lucy Awards in Beverly Hills last night. She was accompanied by her Mad Men costars Jessica Paré, Elisabeth Moss , and Kiernan Shipka to pick up their Lucy award, which celebrated all of the women's work on the hit AMC show. Other honorees included Sofia Coppola, whose new project, The Bling Ring , debuts in ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PopSugar

  3. Jones headlines new coaches recruiting well

    Analyzing Tennessee's Butch Jones' recruiting success; sizing up the UNC scandal; discussing the playoff selection committee; more College Football Mailbag.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

Quotes

  • "I don't look at the leaderboard. I don't look at other players. I look at par," Mr. Mickelson said looking forward to Saturday. "This is the only tournament that brings out the Bobby Jones philosophy of only playing against Old Man Par,...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Phil Mickelson Source: Wall Street Journal (blog)

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