Hatfields and McCoys

Hatfields and McCoys

19th-century mountain families carried on endless feud in southern U.S. [Am. Hist.: NCE, 942]
See: Rivalry
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The team names - the Hatfields and McCoys - were chosen from one of the greatest family rivalries in American history.
DiIulio, too, lavished praise on the report, calling it the most important document since the Hatfields and McCoys signed a truce.
In her remarkably detailed analysis, Waller explains what legend does not: namely, that both Hatfields and McCoys devotedly sought legal redress, ultimately through the Supreme Court of the United States.
Behind the Sun: Hatfields and McCoys, Brazilian-style.
Now, after feuding for more than 150 years, the descendents of the Hatfields and McCoys finally agree on something: This is what American whiskey tastes like.
Why, the Mavericks would have had a lot of nerve Monday to further threaten to put the kibosh on an intraconference reunion that promises to pack all the punch of a meeting of the Hatfields and McCoys.
Outstanding Single Camera Picture Editing for a Miniseries or a Movie was awarded to Toronto based Editor Don Cassidy, for his work on the highly acclaimed mini-series "The Hatfields and McCoys.
They have two enormous talents, threatening to break out into the Hatfields and McCoys.
When it comes to the world of recreational usage, it promises to be bigger than the Hatfields and McCoys.
The exuberant Hatfield direct descendant hatched her Hatfields and McCoys Foundation and corralled those publicity farmers at TransMedia Group to spell out all the good it's going to do, creatin' jobs, preservin' history.
He also has a regular role in ITV's comedy drama Doc Martin and featured alongside Kevin Costner and fellow ex-Walford resident Michael Greco in the Western series Hatfields and McCoys.