lear lear  /ˈlɪr/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) British artist and writer of nonsense verse (1812-1888)
  2. (n) the hero of William Shakespeare's tragedy who was betrayed and mistreated by two of his scheming daughters

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News

  1. Old Sound Room Lear , Featuring Sophie von Haselberg, Combines Shakespeare With Real-Life Stories From Lillian Booth ...

    Old Sound Room Lear, the inaugural production of the new theatre company Old Sound Room, begins performances June 14 at HUB Studios. The production runs through June 23.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Playbill

  2. Old Sound Room's Inaugural Production, Old Sound Room Lear , Begins Performances June 14

    Old Sound Room Lear, the inaugural production of the new theatre company Old Sound Room, begins performances June 14 at HUB Studios. The production runs through June 23.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Playbill

  3. Lear Corp. Stock Sees Short Interest Drop 40.6%

    The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 05/31/2013 settlement date, which shows a 4,816,067 share decrease in total short interest for Lear Corp. (NYSE: LEA), to 7,059,072, a decrease of 40.56% since 05/15/2013. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Forbes

Quotes

  1. "When he started singing, we were sitting in the back of the bus. When he stopped singing we were flying Lear jets," Sharpton told about 300 mourners during a private funeral service for Brown at Carpentersville Baptist Church.
    on Dec 29, 2006 By: Al Sharpton Source: FOXNews

  2. "Lear is an excellent company with a strong management team in place," Icahn said in a statement. "We look forward to working with Lear's team to improve its long-term competitiveness, capitalize on growth opportunities globally and to build...
    on Feb 9, 2007 By: Carl Icahn Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "King Lear, I've been seeing all my life. I mean, the great actors of my lifetime ...... to join their company, as it were, by playing a part that's challenged them, is one of the great joys of being an actor who does the classics," McKellen...
    on Jul 18, 2007 By: Ian McKellen Source: Daventry Express

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