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G-man

1. US slang an FBI agent
2. Irish a political detective
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He said: "Basically he is an amalgamation of various G-men characters, and he's fictional, but we've been pretty accurate about what the G-men did.
Edgar Hoover's pre-movie promotion reel about G-men and the FBI draws impatient boos, a trailer for the upcoming James Cagney flick "The Public Enemy" inspires hoots and applause.
This is clearly what upset the FBI--because, if that is true, then where were our intrepid G-men while Israeli agents were crawling all over the place as the Twin Towers burned?
With the G-men losing receiver Domenik Hixon for the season, quarterback Eli Manning has limited options.
Whereas Hitler or Stalin's power rested on the people's terror of the Gestapo or the KGB, Hoover made US citizens overlook the FBI's encroaching threat to their freedom by having his G-Men glamorised through gushing articles placed in the press, heroic radio programmes, films and, later, TV shows that Hoover was consulted about, by merchandising the G-Men brand on toy guns, badges and children's pyjamas.
Not being a group who pass up on good excuses to throw ragers for our friends, we decided to tie the two momentous occasions together, in what would be the "World Championship Weekend:" Open house at the office; frenzied sesh at Double Rock; art and photo show in The Mission, and a mini-ramp jam on a barge in McCovey Cove, outside the Giants' ballpark, before 200 skaters and industry folk rushed the gates to watch the G-men take down the Colorado Rockies.
A SUMMER Ska Festival at The Forum in Darlington tonight features THE ROUGH KUTZ, G-MEN, and THE TALKS.
Walsall completed an impressive double over Charlton at the Banks's Stadium with goals from their G-Men and if they beat high-flying Southampton at St Mary's on Saturday they will avoid the dreaded drop into League Two.
Friday evening will be the turn of G-Men, Big Fat Panda and the Jamaican Ska Sound System to take to the stage.
5 Anthony Gerrard The G-men, Gyepes and Gerrard, produced their best display together against Boro.
They could find only bit roles in small pictures, she in a western, "New Frontier," and a serial, "Dick Tracy's G-Men.
Purvis recruits old school G-men like Agent Charles Winstead (Lang) to provide wise counsel for the inexperienced squad.