public enemy


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public enemy

a notorious person, such as a criminal, who is regarded as a menace to the public
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Robberies, murder, kidnappings and burglaries led to them being hunted by the FBI and their eventual death marked the beginning of the end of the "Public Enemy" era in America.
After the briefing, he told reporters that he sees De Lima as a 'public enemy' because of her supposed inability to curb the illegal drug trade when she was still secretary of justice.
sparked a By this point a huge police operation had been launched in a bid to catch public enemy number one and many roads were close.
Prophets of Rage also started posting oblique Instagram photos and embeds of Public Enemy and Cypress Hill tracks.
For all their experience, Public Enemy were still fiercely active on stage and worked their way through crowd-favourites like 'Bring the Noise' and 'Fight the Power' with tracks from their latest album 'Man Plans, God Laughs' woven in for good measure.
An ecstatic Alan, known to friends as Fingy, said: "I was wearing a Public Enemy T-shirt and Rudy was wearing his Run DMC cap.
Critique: An inherently fascinating read from beginning to end, "Pop Grenade: From Public Enemy to Pussy Riot--Dispatches from Musical Frontlines" offers a unique perspective that will prove to be as compelling as it is informed and informative.
So to be buying Run DMC and Public Enemy CDs and then you're there going, "Look, there goes Chuck.
Before Public Enemy, Reverend and the Makers celebrated their midlife revival, in the band's own words, by prompting the whole crowd to bounce like their lives depended upon it.
The bowler is set to be public enemy No.1 in Australia this summer, earning the ire of Aussie fans during the recent Ashes series for his part in several controversial incidents, the most notable of which was his refusal to walk after clearly nicking a ball to first slip during the first Test at Trent Bridge, the report added.
Never a nostalgia act, Public Enemy stomped on stage to a newer track, the brilliant Get Up, Stand Up with Chuck blasting one per centers over the top of a slow, thunderous bass groove.
A MEXICAN drug lord has been named as the first public enemy No1 in the US since Al Capone.

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