In 1998, a man named daniel jones shot himself in the head on live television on a Los Angeles freeway interchange.
The reality is that for Jordan Romero, as for daniel jones, the story of the coverage has trumped the story itself.
daniel jones another old settler had a female Negro slave and there were a few more slaves in the district.
surname, literally "John's (child);" see John. Phrase keep up with the Joneses (1913, American English) is from the title of a comic strip by Arthur R. Momand. The slang sense "intense desire, addiction" (1968) probably arose from earlier use of Jones as a synonym for "heroin," presumably from the proper name, but the connection, if any, is obscure. Related: Jonesing.
An addiction, especially to heroin.
: She's jonesing for those diamond earrings
[1960s+ Narcotics; origin unknown; perhaps an innocent code word used by addicts and dealers]