“The process of getting the approval is too slow and is too cumbersome,” Rogers said.
He started to look more like Jackson Pollock than Mr. Rogers.
While some claim there was a massive White House operation to cover up the attacks, Rogers and McKeon see a more nuanced story.
Breaking with tradition, Rogers was a guest to the state dinner, which honored Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his wife.
“One of the best intelligence services in the world is the Russians, and the Iranians are not too far behind,” Rogers said.
There was no chance for Mr. Rogers to answer or to interrupt me.
According to Rogers, who claims to have suggested the poem, it was to have been inscribed to him.
On Wednesday morning soon after ten o'clock Mr. Rogers, on his way downtown, came to the Waldorf.
As an epigrammatist himself, Rogers might have been more indulgent to a consoeur.
Rogers is ready, strapped and great-coated, with a flaming eye in the middle of his waist, like a deformed Cyclops.
masc. proper name, from Old French Rogier, from Old High German Hrotger, literally "famous with the spear," from hruod- "fame, glory" + ger "spear" (see gar (n.)). As a generic name for "a person," attested from 1630s. Slang meaning "penis" was popular c.1650-c.1870; hence the slang verb sense of "to copulate with (a woman)," attested from 1711.
The use of the word in radio communication to mean "yes, I understand" is attested from 1941, from the U.S. military phonetic alphabet word for the letter -R-, in this case an abbreviation for "received." Said to have been used by the R.A.F. since 1938. The Jolly Roger pirate flag is first attested 1723, of unknown origin; jolly here has its otherwise obsolete Middle English sense "high-hearted, gallant." Roger de Coverley, once a favorite English country dance, is so called from 1685, in reference to Addison's character in the "Spectator." French roger-bontemps "jovial, carefree man," is attested there from 15c.
Rogers , Carl Ransom. 1902-1987.
American psychologist who founded humanistic psychology
Yes; I understand; ok: Get your asses over there, Roger
[WWII armed forces; fr the US military phonetic alphabet word designating R for ''received,'' said also to have been used by the Royal Air Force by 1938]