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  • (n) slang terms for inside information



  1. If this were a music video, it would start in this living room in Havana, with a tight shot of the skinny kid in the white tank top at the keyboard.
  2. The thin in thin film refers to the skinny layers of photoactive chemicals needed for the technology, as compared with the thicker films used in crystalline-silicon solar modules.
  3. To illustrate how much Jordan the player means to various outfits, we provide the skinny on five people who are glad MJ is back and five who wish he remained retired.


  1. Real Estate Sold: Top Three Residential Property Sales for the Past Seven Days

    Listed for: $2,195,000 Received: $2,550,000 Size: 3-bed, 3.5-bath, 2,515 square foot single-family home Location: 25 Seaview Ter., Sea Cliff The skinny: Listed in early May and sold exactly one month later for $355,000 over asking; we're particularly fond of the...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Curbed SF

  2. Vinny Guadagnino's #1 Fashion Law: Keep It 'Mysterious' [Video]

    Don't let the skinny jeans fool you: Vinny Guadagnino will never sacrifice comfort for style. Still, there are a few cardinal fashion rules by which the "Show with Vinny" host abides, and in the latest "Dear Vinny" fan Q&A below, he fills you in on how to look dope with minimal effort. While the Staten [...]
    on June 11, 2013     Source: MTV

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