THE ARKANSAS COURT OF Appeals certainly threw a monkey wrench
into Southwestern Electric Power Co.'s plans for a $1.6 billion coal-fired power plant in Hempstead County.
From environmental writer Edward Abbey, author of The Monkey Wrench
Gang, which helped inspire the radical environmental group Earth First!, to the zoot-suiters, a youth counter-culture that emerged among predominately African American and Mexican American youths during the late 1930s, this three-volume encyclopedia contains some 500 entries describing a broad array of topics associated with religious, political, identity, artistic, and lifestyle countercultures across American history.
FOUR teenagers were arrested after police found a monkey wrench
in their car.
"But there's always something - some monkey wrench
. What we need is more cooperation and fewer monkey wrenches
There's hard rock from Foo Fighters (Monkey Wrench
) and The Who (The Seeker); flashbacks from Creedence mainman John Fogerty (Fortunate Son) and JJ Cale (Call Me The Breeze); pop from Blur (The Universal) and REM (Electrolite); folk-pop from Damien Rice (The Blower's Daughter) and David Gray (Birds Without Wings) and stadium rock from Coldplay (The Scientist).
"Dioxin throws a monkey wrench
into a number of cellular processes," says Linda Birnbaum of the U.S.
1969: Dave Grohl, former Nirvana drummer and now frontman of the Foo Fighters - whose hits include Learning To Fly, All My Life and Monkey Wrench
, is 39 today
Enter the monkey wrench
. Or, for the more gracious among us, the impromptu opportunity to make a new friend (or two ...
The Monkey Wrench
Gong by Edward Abbey (Penguin Modern Classics, 8.99 [pounds sterling])
The gang also burst into Leamington plumbing suppliers Plumbsave, in Clemens Street, where they threatened staff with a monkey wrench
before escaping with more than pounds 3,000.
Following an argument with her husband, Yolande storms out of the shop just before a customer enters - and hits Patrick on the back of the head with a monkey wrench
In the mid-1970s, he finished what would become his best-known novel, The Monkey Wrench