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b rohcht

  • v  bring up a topic for discussion
  • s  of a cask or barrel

  • MARNE-LA-VALLEE In 1987, when the Walt Disney Company broached the idea of putting one of its theme parks in Europe, intellectuals recoiled in horror.
  • When a reporter with the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel broached rumors of his previous womanizing in an interview last September, the football player pointed to his wife and their .
  • I tried to be gentle about bringing up the s word surgery but when I finally broached it, he shot back with, "But you haven't even looked at the MRI yet.
News & Articles

  • Mark Weber, National Guard officer who battled cancer, dies at 41
    When Minnesota National Guard Lt. Col. Mark Weber spoke before an audience of supporters last year, he broached a familiar topic. He spoke candidly, and movingly, about death.
    June 14, 2013 - Pioneer Press
  • Steve Jobs didn't want an iBookstore until Eddy Cue convinced him
    During Apple's e-book price fixing case on Thursday, Apple executive Eddy Cue testified that Steve Jobs initially wasn't interested in getting into the e-book market at all. Lucky for us, All Things D was on hand to capture all of the courtroom details describing the backstory behind Apple's eventual foray into the e-book market. Cue explained that when he first approached Jobs and broached the ...
    June 14, 2013 - The Unofficial Apple Weblog
  • Editorial: Jury still out on open-concept learning pods
    Midland ISD once again has broached the subject of how they want to configure the new elementary schools in the west and northwest parts of town that will be built as part of the bond issue passed by Midland voters in November.
    June 10, 2013 - Midland Reporter-Telegram
Quotes

  • Jon Bon Jovi in Play.tm
    I had the paperwork, they wanted me to be on that game and I just passed,Bon Jovi told the BBC. "But no-one even broached the subject with me that I would be singing other people's stuff. I dont know how I would have reacted to that. I...
  • Jack Tretton in Reuters.uk
    I think the educational curve is starting to be broached with the general consumer,Tretton told Reuters in an interview, when asked about his expectations for the PS3 through the end of the year.
  • Morgan Spurlock in Canada.com
    My proposal, which I broached during the last Legislative-Executive Development Advisory Council in Malacañang, was for the telcos to first reduce their current rates before any text tax can be imposed so that we guarantee that the tax burden will... Juan Ponce Enrile http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juan_Ponce_Enrile&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHMcVw-FklgtpKubKjMxk11RpUT_A Philippine Star http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.philstar.com/Article.aspx%3FarticleId%3D504237%26publicationSubCategoryId%3D63&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFbWg9Oe8HAXkQ-jrqud7VT8SJ-HA Sep 10, 2009 12880 17535 broad-minded What we realized very early on in the process is that so many Americans have no idea what's going on. You may get broad-minded news reporting in Canada, but in America, we're not given the whole story. Americans live in an insular, overly protected...

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