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Stark

1. Dame Freya (Madeline) . 1893--1993, British traveller and writer, whose many books include The Southern Gates of Arabia (1936), Beyond Euphrates (1951), and The Journey's Echo (1963)
2. Johannes . 1874--1957, German physicist, who discovered the splitting of the lines of a spectrum when the source of light is subjected to a strong electrostatic field (Stark effect, 1913): Nobel prize for physics 1919
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Alarmel Valli performs the poetry of Annamacharya at Stark Raving Mad, 2012.
You might think your manager is stark raving mad for not rating you as highly as he once did.
Rebecca Hagelin is former vice president of communications and marketing for the Heritage Foundation, Washington, D.C., and the author of Home Invasion: Protecting Your Family in a Culture That's Gone Stark Raving Mad, and, most recently, 30 Ways in 30 Days to Save Your Family.
The lady across the street went stark raving mad which is a
However, when Aunt Gillian reveals that Hillside Manor is merely the earthly manifestation of Galadria, a magical realm that she rules and hopes one day to pass to him, he concludes, quite sensibly, that she is "stark raving mad!" The truth becomes all too clear, however, when Peter's succession to the throne is contested by Knor, a vitriolic pretender from the House of Shadowray.
But austerity has gone stark raving mad when a disabled girl is dumped by the Government, which pretends to care.
As you might imagine, I ran into a bit of difficulty in this area while researching an article on "Invigorating Channel Sales." It's fair to say I went stark raving mad, especially when I started leveraging my spend before I resorted to eating my own dog food.
When she saw the news coverage of the convention she was outraged: "The eleven o'clock news made the whole conference look like we were stark raving mad. That was the day I said, 'I'm joining NOW.
Paul Nicholls and his head lad Clifford Baker think we are stark raving mad saying that Kauto Star doesn't stay.
Many of the books' titles reflected the tone of the March 27-28 conference, such as: Home Invasion: Protecting Your Family In a Culture That's Gone Stark Raving Mad; The Criminalization of Christianity; Silent No More: Bringing moral clarity to America while freedom still rings; and Same Sex Marriage: Putting Every Household at Risk.
Laura is Stark Raving Mad" (I know, it's just too easy).