He had a short list that included George H.W. Bush, Donald Rumsfeld, and some others.
Benicio Del Toro, Jim Carrey, Sean Penn, Johnny Knoxville and Andy Samberg were all on the short list at one point or another.
Madoff, in one memorable assertion in 2005, even told investigators he was on “the short list” to be the next chairman of the SEC.
He also told team members that he himself “was on the short list” to be the next chairman of the SEC.
I will offer a short list of impressive books, old or new, and those who can use them will.
Kennedy glanced hurriedly through the short list of names, pulled out his notebook, made an entry, and handed the list back.
This short list is a mere indication of what can be found in any good library.
First he took from his pocket a short list which he always carried, and once more read over the names and figures which it bore.
A short list of English works on the subject had, however, been added.
A short list of a few of the more important papers and books to which a student should refer.