lardner lardner  /ˈlɑrd nər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States humorist and writer of satirical short stories (1885-1933)

News

  1. Who Shot Battling Siki? The Life And Murder Of A Prizefighter

    Originally published in 1949 in The New Yorker and anthologized in The World of John Lardner . Reprinted with permission of Susan Lardner. For more on John Lardner, read Alex Belth's introduction to a new Lardner collection, Southwest Passage. Hell's Kitchen, the region west of Eighth Avenue around the Forties, won its name many years ago and continued to deserve it until about the time the ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Deadspin

  2. House passes $638B defense bill

    By Donna Cassata And Richard Lardner ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Albuquerque Journal

  3. Committee rejects overhaul of military justice

    BY RICHARD LARDNER and DONNA CASSATA The Associated Press WASHINGTON Siding with the Pentagon’s top brass, the Senate Armed Services Committee approved legislation Wednesday to keep commanders involved in deciding whether to prosecute sexual assault cases, rejecting an aggressive plan to stem sex-related crimes in the armed forces by overhauling the military justice system. read more
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Times Record

Quotes

  • "I have noticed that Desmond William Lardner-Burke is listed as a voter," Stevenson said in her court application. "Desmond William Lardner Burke was Minister of Law and Order under Ian Smith and I cannot believe that he is still alive and...
    on Mar 18, 2008 By: Trudy Stevenson Source: Afrik.com

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