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Countdown clocks remind Clemson players of failure against South Carolina

...of yourself. Take it one game at a time.Which is why the countdown clock that hangs by the door of every team meeting room in...been so striking. At other schools such as Georgia, the countdown clocks always point to the next opponent whether it's Florida...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-11-25/countdown-clocks-remind-c
Jeff Gordon deserves recognition for bounce-back season

...know that I won't always be a full-time Cup driver. That time is coming. ... But there's no plan. There's no countdown. I'm racing."The new Chase for the Sprint Cup format didn't play out well for Gordon, as he was eliminated after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-12-17/jeff-gordon-deserves-recog
Start planning now to make costumes

If you're into countdowns, you have only 8 to 10 days left until Halloween and the weekend of major costume and theme parties. Yes, you can ignore it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/10/23/met_200136.shtml
Metro
Living briefs

...TONIGHT NETWORKS OFFER QUOTES, ETIQUETTE - The folks at the American Film Institute have a big thing for lists and countdowns. Tonight, it's 100 Movies - 100 Movie Quotes, a special that recalls the film lines ("Here's looking' at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/21/liv_456593.shtml
Life & style
Poll: Shoppers split on early Christmas

...commercial celebration of Christmas was well under way. Judging from the music, the decorations and even the shopping day countdowns that somehow find their way into stores before the back-to-school sales are over, Dec. 25 is coming earlier every year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/23/biz_217926.shtml
XXX Bizarre
No. 23 Clemson dominates Gamecocks

...CLEMSON, S.C. - Long after Clemson had walloped South Carolina to end its longest losing drought in the rivalry series, a countdown clock was still running.The Tigers can turn it off now.No. 23 Clemson used relentless pressure and three freshmen combined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-11-29/no-23-clemson-dominates-g
2014 Holiday Events

...in needNEW YEAR'SNEW YEAR'S EVE CD RELEASE CONCERT AND COUNTDOWN TO NOON: 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 31, Episcopal Day...Le Chat Noir, 304 Eighth St.; champagne toast, midnight countdown, balloon drop with prizes, favors, live entertainment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-12-11/2014-holiday-events
Cher in the City: Augusta City Classic proves to be great motivator

...some places than it needed to and I knew I had to start my annual routine.Last weekend I started what I call my Classic Countdown Workout. Every year for the past six years, I start working out three to four days a week leading up to the Classic.On...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-22/cher-city-augusta-cit
Black Friday shopping craze catching on in UK

...Thanksgiving has for decades been the biggest shopping day in the U.S. as millions of Americans go in search of bargains and the countdown to Christmas begins in earnest. It is traditionally the day that the average U.S. retailer turns a profit ? hence its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-26/black-friday-shopping-craz
Gas countdown begins for Georgia customers

ATLANTA -- The 100-day countdown for Georgia natural-gas consumers...beginning of the legislatively mandated countdown. He noted that switching will save...many in the industry have termed the countdown period "the 100 Days War." "We...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/05/bus_260662.shtml
Business