A minute or two later, one of the other cops—Dante, I think—took the remote and changed back to the reality show.
The ad, called “Dante,” actually began to air after Bill de Blasio started to inch up in the polls.
The author talks to Malcolm Jones about Dante, gravity boots, and more.
masc. proper name, most modern uses outside Italy ultimately are in reference to Dante Alighieri (c.1265-1321), the great poet; the name is a shortening of Latin Durante, from durare "harden, endure" (see endure).
An Italian poet of the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries; his full name was Dante Alighieri. Dante is remembered for his masterpiece, The Divine Comedy, an epic about hell, purgatory, and heaven. The Divine Comedy was written as a memorial to Beatrice, a woman whom Dante loved and who died at an early age.
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