He had now become a popular leader.
You're certainly popular tonight.
She looked around, curious as to why such a popular site was so quiet.
If computers are so popular, perhaps we should consider buying one for the use of our guests.
It's been done for a long time, but it's getting more popular now.
Allen was good looking, popular and exciting.
Dean was enlisted as part of the convoy to the popular spot.
As, however, these machines impressed the popular imagination, they naturally figure largely in the traditions about him.
After a series of phone calls to Denver and some monstrous lies, Dean managed to finagle a slot on the bike tour, not an easy accomplishment given the short time before the popular event.
Now, a state park, the mountain remains a popular destination for one day hikers.
Then, low and behold, another visitor arrives to call on the popular gentleman!
The eight year old son of a popular rapper named Buzz-Cousin was abducted for a million dollar ransom.
If you can't find a fixed rappel, you have to rig one, but at popular climbing spots, like in the ice park, there's lots of choices 'cause it's climbed so much.
She knew he was popular enough for her cousins to watch the show, but this was pure madness!
The world is developing a shared popular culture with elements drawn from around the globe.
Shakespeare remains so popular because he wrote about timeless human experiences: love and fear and envy, anger and revenge and jealousy, ambition and regret and guilt.
All kinds of artists have come and gone in the last four centuries, popular in their time but forgotten now.
I bet that will be as popular with the police as internal affairs or stale donuts.
If popular models were an accurate indication, people preferred tall women.
Why all the cities of Greece dispute the honour of being his birthplace is because the Iliad and the Odyssey are not the work of one, but of many popular poets, and a true creation of the Greek people which is in every city of Greece.
He at first supported Marius and the popular party, but soon went over to the other side.
The movement had no real popular support, and very soon collapsed.
It consisted of a short skirted coat with rows of metal buttons, a tricoloured waistcoat and red cap, and became the popular dress of the Jacobins.
On the other hand, a two-thirds majority of each house of the legislature may submit an amendment or amendments to popular vote at the next general election, when the approval of a majority of the qualified voters is necessary for ratification.
He also made himself very popular in Paris by his large gifts to the poor in time of famine, and by throwing open the gardens of the Palais Royal to the people.
In April, upon the king's declaration that he was resolved to send for James from Scotland, Shaftesbury advised the popular leaders at once to leave the council, and they followed his advice.
Even before this it had been clear to archaeologists and ethnologists that there was no evidence to support the popular theory that Zimbabwe had been built in very ancient days by some Oriental people.
It was a sweet instrumental sound, recorded long before the popular velvet voice replaced Cole's beautiful jazz.
Mesa Verde National Park, the most popular of these spectacular ruins, was but one of thousands in the area where the bikers camped.
First there were the natural sciences, themselves only just emerging from a confused conception of their true method; especially those which studied the borderland of physical and mental phenomena, the medical sciences; and pre-eminently that science which has since become so popular, the science of biology.
The duke of Dorset's reappointment to the lord-lieutenancy in 1751, with his son Lord George Sackville as secretary of state for Ireland, strengthened the primate's position and enabled him to triumph over the popular party on the constitutional question as to the right of the Irish House of Commons to dispose of surplus Irish revenue, which the government maintained was the property of the Crown.
As deputy he had no vote, and he naturally took little share in the debates, but it was part of his duty to send written reports of the proceedings to his patron, since the government, with a well-grounded fear of all that might stir popular feeling, refused to allow any published reports.
His papers were sensational in form and contents and had an enormous popular circulation.
On being liberated he returned to Tuscany, and the grand duke Leopold II, knowing that he was popular with the masses, sent him to Leghorn to quell the disturbances.
Artisans came from a great distance to view and honour the image of the popular writer whose best efforts had been dedicated to the cause and the sufferings of the workers of the world; and literary men of all opinions gathered round the grave of one of their brethren whose writings were at once the delight of every boy and the instruction of every man who read them.
But his attire was forgotten as soon as the quartet entered the Buen Tiempo, Ouray's popular Mexican restaurant.
The colour is typically reddish-brown, each individual hair being "ticked" like that of a wild rabbit, whence the popular name of "bunny cat."
While back-country skiing was also popular, the ever constant danger of killing snow slides made marked trails a safer method of enjoying this vigorous sport.
Dean was getting tired of telling the story of the ever-popular Wassermann twins, but related it one more time.
One of the ladies who worked at the courthouse made an offhand comment about the popular Lucky Pup Mine.