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Difference between soar, sore? Take a poll

If at first you don't succeed, find out if the loser gets anything. -- Bill Lyon I learned my lesson from pole vaulting.When I ran track in high school, I was a modest distance runner with much to be modest...
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Gore's image repair

...He's sure got to be thinking about (running for president). There's no other reason to be doing this stuff." - Bill Lyons, political science professor at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, commenting on the quiet campaign former Vice...
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Humans study living with protected birds

...see that if we don't set aside some areas for the birds now, in a few years there will be no place for them," said Bill Lyon, a committee member and a sales representative with Lockwood Marine in Shellman's Bluff. Mr. Lyon said even completely...
Brett Butler had plenty of help in fight

The Philadelphia InquirerThe word hung in the air, staggering in its finality: "cancer." Brett Butler heard the word and immediately began choosing whom he wanted carrying his casket. His wife, Eveline, wanted no part of meek surrender. If he wasn't going to fight, she was. "Put it all in a letter, and I'll open it when you die," she said, jolting him, purposefully, with her bluntness. "But I don't think you're going to die."
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Wife has summer fling with novel

If at first you don't succeed, find out if the loser gets anything. - Bill Lyon Summer is supposed to be a big season for reading books. You know the plan. Passing the time on beach vacations and mountain...
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Brewhaha: Fans go with the flow on Fenway beer ban

...Lent. Despite some griping about the ban, most said they would take it in stride and make the necessary adjustments. Bill Lyons, 41, of Sandwich, was among a group of eight men smoking cigars at a table at the Boston Beer Works. He said the...
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