Some articles on fired:

Ghauri (missile) - Operational History
... The Ghauri was first test-fired on 6 April 1998 from Malute, near the city of Jhelum, about 76 miles south of the capital Islamabad ... Fired from a mobile launcher, it travelled 1,100 km (680 mi) in a flight lasting 9 minutes and 58 seconds before hitting its designated target in ... Ghauri was test-fired from Tilla Range ...
The Apprentice (U.S. season 2) - The Candidates - Applicants
... Trump Jennifer Massey – Attorney 30 San Francisco, California Fired in the Season Finale Sandy Ferreira – Bridal Salon Owner 28 Rockville, Maryland ...
Chamber (firearms)
... in which the cartridge is inserted prior to being fired ... Thus rifles and pistols can be fired even with detached magazine, while a revolver cannot be fired with its cylinder swung out ...
Termination Of Employment
... There are two basic types of involuntary termination, known often as being "fired" and "laid off." To be fired, as opposed to being laid off, is generally thought of to be the employee's ... of finding new employment, particularly if he/she has been fired from earlier jobs ... sometimes do not mention jobs which they were fired from on their résumés accordingly, unexplained gaps in employment, and refusal to contact previous employers are often regarded as "red flags" ...
1979 U.S. Embassy Burning In Islamabad
... an American marine on the roof of the embassy had fired first) opened fire after a bullet fired at the gate's lock by one rioter ricocheted and struck other ... Who actually fired first has not been determined ...

Famous quotes containing the word fired:

    See where she comes, and smell how all the street,
    Breathes vineyards and pomegranates: oh, how sweet!
    As a fired altar is each stone,
    Perspiring pounded cinnamon.
    The phoenix-nest,
    Built up of odours, burneth in her breast.
    Who therein would not consume
    His soul to ash-heaps in that rich perfume,
    Robert Herrick (1591–1674)

    I’ve fired my last shot. I think I should have another round in my belt.
    Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882–1945)

    I worked as a waitress till I was fired because I dumped a cup of hot coffee in the lap of a half-drunk guy who was pinching my butt.
    Juli Loesch (b. c. 1953)