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  • n  brave and heroic feats

  • Canceling the airlift will likely bring an increase in derring-do attempts to cross the Florida Straits, which 14,684 Cuban adventurers have navigated since 1959 in everything from .
  • Blade Runner: Blade Runner is likely to disappoint moviegoers hoping for sleek thrills and derring-do.
  • Could there be something to this strange piece of statistical derring-do? It's not impossible, but it would take a lot more research to tease out its true significance.
News & Articles

  • Spy-for-hire plays a dangerous game in captivating 'The East'
    More than a few pop culture artifacts have taken shape out of readers', moviegoers' and TV viewers' eagerness to identify with spies like us. The deceptions, disguises and derring-do are poten…
    June 21, 2013 - Provo Daily Herald
  • North All-Stars edge South, 4-2
    Thursday June 20, 2013 PITTSFIELD -- In a game where the talent level was pretty even, a little derring-do by Wahconah's Bethany McBain was the difference. McBain reached first on an error and advanced around the diamond via some savvy baserunning to score the run that broke a 1-1 tie and helped the North All-Stars defeat the South, 4-2 in the annual Berkshire County Softball
    June 20, 2013 - North Adams Transcript
  • North All-Stars edge South, 4-2
    Thursday June 20, 2013 PITTSFIELD -- In a game where the talent level was pretty even, a little derring-do by Wahconah's Bethany McBain was the difference. McBain reached first on an error and advanced around the diamond via some savvy baserunning to score the run that broke a 1-1 tie and helped the North All-Stars defeat the South, 4-2 in the annual Berkshire County Softball
    June 20, 2013 - North Adams Transcript
Quotes

  • Peter Roebuck in Cricketnext.com
    At some point this summer, though, he decided to stop dilly-dallying. Australians do not like to die wondering. As much could be told from his derring-do with the bat in Brisbane. It was like watching an accountant dance the can-can,says Roebuck.

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