Johnson, Nick

Johnson, (Nicholas) Nick

(1934–  ) government official, broadcast activist; born in Iowa City, Iowa. A University of Texas Law School graduate, he fought for broadcast reform as a Federal Communications Commissioner (FCC) (1966–73). He authored How to Talk Back To Your TV Set (1970), a manual for consumer advocates, and headed the National Citizens Communication Lobby in 1975. After leaving the FCC, he taught law at various universities, most notably the University of Iowa (1981).
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Wesley Sinclair netted twice for Chester Argyle as they went down 6-2 away to Clubbies who had Jake Johnson, Nick Whittaker, Scott Beach, Ash Reid and Liam McGovern as their scorers.
He has cast bronze sculpture for several renowned artists including Rashid Johnson, Nick Cave, Preston Jackson, and Virginio Ferrari.
Roman Kemp will also be contributing backstage, sharing interviews with stars such as Europe, Imagination, Jason Donovan, Katrina from Katrina & The Waves, Louisa Johnson, Nick Heyward, OMD and UB40 Featuring Ali, Astro and Mickey.
Lloyd Johnson, Nick Manley, Keith Fenton, Miles Cartwright and Basil Freeman all caught four rainbows when they each switched between small lures and daddy longlegs flies.
The new "Jumanji" film will star Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Nick Jonas, Karen Gillan and Jack Black.
Heed's young guns are finding the target from all over the pitch and hit-man Hailes was joined on the scoresheet by Callum Johnstone, who struck twice, Scott Johnson, Nick Cassidy and John Ackroyd.
Up front, the Raiders were led by Johnson, Nick Lanni, Facundo Isas, Leo Ramirez, Mark Merchant and Mike Bourque.
The PM, London Mayor Boris Johnson, Nick Clegg and Ed Miliband opted for cheaper Dunlops, and UKIP leader Nigel Farage a pair of waders.
Batista, Miguel AT Bourn, Michael AT Diaz, Matt AT Durbin, Chad AT Hinske, Eric AT Johnson, Reed AT Overbay, Lyle AT Ross, Dave AT Sheets, Ben AT Saito, Takashi AZ Chavez, Endy BA Hall, Bill BA Johnson, Nick BA McLouth, Nate BA Saunders, Joe BA Thome, Jim BA Wolf, Randy BA Cook, Aaron BO Loney, James BO Matsuzaka, Daisuke BO Ortiz, David BO Padilla, Vicente BO Podsednik, Scott BO Ross, Cody BO Hudson, Orlando CWS Camp, Shawn CC Broxton, Jonathan CI Cairo, Miguel J.
GREAT RUN: Valley's Diane Parish * ROYDS HALL A: This season's team (from left) are: Nicola Horne, Graham Jessop, Maggie Johnson, Nick Parojicic, Sandra Emmerson and David Little (AC100112Fbads-01) * HOMFIRTH B: This season's team (from left) are: Mick Pearson, Lisa Hague, Zainal Muhammad, Janet Mitchell, Matt Ford, Naomi Downes (AC100112Fbads-02)
Team USA possesses plenty of powerhouses like Woods, Mickelson, Dustin Johnson, Nick Watney and Bubba Watson, but also straighthitting sorts like Steve Stricker, David Toms, Matt Kuchar and Jim Furyk to balance things out.
Marc Lievremont, Declan Kidney, Martin Johnson, Nick Mallett, Warren Gatland and Andy Robinson will also know whether or not they'll need to pack a miracle come September.