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lizard

li zerd

  • n  relatively long-bodied reptile with usually two pairs of legs and a tapering tail
  • n  a man who idles about in the lounges of hotels and bars in search of women who would support him

  • Much of the credit for that goes to the chief lizard wrangler.
  • But you see this giant lizard and you don't think it's gonna try to rip you from limb to limb.
  • In 1909, in the northeast corner of Utah, on a bare ridge of the desolate Uinta Mountains, diggers discovered the fossil remains of several dinosaurs ("terrible lizards").
News & Articles

  • Last Best Show: Kevin Gordon at the Lizard
    What just happened? I'm knocked out. Where did Kevin Gordon come from and how have I missed him for so long? This guy should be touring with Dylan -- or at least Drive-By Truckers. A few songs into Gordon’s opening slot at the Lizard Lounge last night I knew the guy was special. Just him, his guitar and his smart, tight songs, he made it clear he was hipdeep in the Southern storyteller tradition ...
    June 27, 2013 - Boston Herald
  • Last Best Show: Kevin Gordon at the Lizard Lounge
    What just happened? I'm knocked out, I'm flat on my can. Where did Kevin Gordon come from and how have I missed him for so long? This guy should be touring with Dylan -- or at least Drive-By Truckers. A few songs into Gordon’s opening slot at the Lizard Lounge last night I knew the guy was special. Just him, his guitar and his smart, tight songs, he made it clear he was hipdeep in the Southern ...
    June 27, 2013 - Boston Herald
  • Hacienda Heights children off to see the lizard
    The Lizard Wizard visited the Hacienda Heights Library on Wedneday. The show offered a hands-on journey into the fascinating world of reptiles, amphibians and arthropods. Photo Gallery: Lizard Wizard visits Hacienda Heights Library *
    June 25, 2013 - Highlanders Community News
Quotes

  • Angelina Jolie in San Jose Mercury News
    I was told I was going to play a lizard. Then I was brought into a room with Bob and all these pictures. He showed me this picture of a woman half painted gold and then a lizard,Jolie says.
  • Ronald Reagan in AlterNet (blog)
    In the 1970s a bunch of us were running around the Caribbean with thermometers taking lizard body temperatures for reasons totally unrelated to climate warming. But we can use our data from a third a century ago as a baseline to now predict how... Raymond B. Huey http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raymond_B._Huey&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNF2z5iL3LiEAsBVK0nGpeGXmWtXCw EurekAlert (press release) http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2009-03/uow-tlc022709.php&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGipb75YRRPXa4ldTlFuhJDd0H3-Q Mar 3, 2009 58832 78476 lizard Just two days after the death of Ronald Reagan Hitchens called him a cruel and stupid lizard."

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