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lightning bug:

see fireflyfirefly
or lightning bug,
small, luminescent, carnivorous beetle of the family Lampyridae. Fireflies are well represented in temperate regions, although the majority of species are tropical and subtropical.
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In keeping with its philosophy of supplying highly affordable lighting products that appeal to many different customers on many different levels of taste, Lightning Bug is focusing its introductions on items that stress fashion, function and design.
He said, 'The difference between the right word and almost the right word is the difference between lightning and the lightning bug.
com), Stride Rite, Canned Foods Grocery Outlet, Boomtown (Hollywood Park), Lightning Bug, Natural Wonders, Storybook Heirlooms, West Marine, FAO Schwarz, Accolade and The Picture People.
And there's always Nate Robinson, the 5-foot-9 lightning bug who earned his moments on the highlights with a 31-point effort in Washington's upset of Arizona.
New Italian glass-in-glass lamps from Lite Source and fixtures from George Kovacs, Lightning Bug and others looked particularly fresh, as did Italian spiderlike pendants with high-intensity bulbs from LBL, and pewter-finish art-glass fixtures from Dale Lighting.
Eagles at Dolphins (-10): The Man stands by his man: Yo, Jimmy - The difference between Dan Marino and Damon Huard is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
In addition, Allegheny invites students and their families to join Louie the Lightning Bug in the Electric Universe, an informative web site for students that provides important safety tips and interesting facts about electricity.
As Mark Twain said, "the difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter - it's the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.
Deb Emerson at Cummington Grill at Lightning Bug reports three, the largest of which was a dressed-weight 250-pound male taken in Ashfield.
Trend Lighting, Lightning Bug, Satco Products, and others, exhibit at both shows, but with different product lines and targets.
DETROIT, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy's safety mascot, Louie the Lightning Bug, is available to make electrical safety presentations at children's summer school and safety town programs.
The team has shown a more diverse offense, with quarterback Marc Eddy of Southboro spreading the passing game around to a varied arsenal of receivers, led by 5-foot-8 lightning bug Cy Butler.