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Rue Meridian
... of the characters in the Shannara series by Terry Brooks ... from The Voyage of the Jerle Shannara series by Terry Brooks ... character from The Voyage of the Jerle Shannara and High Druid of Shannara trilogies byTerry Brooks ...
2009 Florida Gators Softball Season - Game Notes - Alabama (Game 1)
... A fielder's choice grounder to third baseman Corrie Brooks allowed Ashley Holcombe to reach, but forced the runner out at home ... With two outs and the bases still loaded, Brooks hit a single to the shortstop that scored two and put Florida on top ... Enea homered for three more runs, and Brooks made it 7-1 with another home run ...
William Edwin Brooks
... William Edwin Brooks (July 30, 1828, near Dublin, Ireland - January 18, 1899, Mount Forest, Ontario) was a civil engineer in India and an ornithologist ... His third son Allan Brooks, named after Hume, became an ornithologist and artist of repute ... In 1887, Brooks moved his family from Milton, Ontario, to a new farm at Chilliwack, British Columbia ...
The Simpsons Shorts - Development
... Brooks was working on the television variety show The Tracey Ullman Show, he decided that he wanted to include small animated sketches before and after the ... Having seen one of cartoonist Matt Groening's Life in Hell comic strips, Brooks asked Groening to pitch an idea for a series of animated shorts, which Groening initially ... He therefore chose another approach while waiting in the lobby of Brooks's office for the pitch meeting, hurriedly formulating his version of a dysfunctional family that became the Simpsons ...
2009 In Country Music - Top Hits of The Year
1 Country Boy Alan Jackson 1 Cowboy Casanova Carrie Underwood 2 Cowgirls Don't Cry Brooks Dunn with Reba 2 Do I Luke Bryan 2 Don't Billy Currington 2 Don't Think I Can't Love You Jake Owen 1 Down the Road ...

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