How is my little fruit bat doing?
They kept Logan's baseball gear there, and she felt the sudden need to have a bat in her hands.
De Villeneuve and Penaud constructed their winged models on different types, the former selecting the bat, the latter the bird.
" The wing of the bat bears a considerable resemblance to that of the insect, inasmuch as it consists of a delicate, semi-transparent, continuous membrane, supported in divers directions, particularly towards its anterior margin, by a system of osseous stays or stretchers which confer upon it the degree of rigidity requisite for flight.
Twelve species are British, among which are the pipistrelle (Pipistrellus pygmaeus, or P. Pipistrellus), the long-eared bat (Plecotus auritus), the noctule (Pipistrellus [Pterygistes] noctulus) the greater and lesser horseshoe bats (Rhinolophus ferrum-equinum and R.
BAT,' a name for any member of the zoological order Chirop tera.
"Silver lining, fruit bat," he said, grinning.
The comparatively few indigenous placental mammals, besides the dingo or wild dog - which, however, may have come from the islands north of this continent - are of the bat tribe and of the rodent or rat tribe.
Here, for the first time in logical literature, subject and predicate suddenly appear as terms, or extremes, with the verb of being (r6 e bat) or not being (re) 1.6 that) completely disengaged from both, but connecting them as a copula.
At cricket he was equally good as a bat and as a wicket-keeper.
The ferret, rabbit, cat, rat, mouse and two kinds of bat have become naturalized.
Told 'em what I paid for the merchandise and they didn't bat an eyebrow.
I cared enough to make sure Darkyn's little fruit bat is okay.
It is necessary, therefore, at this stage to direct the attention of the reader somewhat fully to the subject of flight, as witnessed in the insect, bird and bat, a knowledge of natural flight preceding, and being in some sense indispensable to, a knowledge of artificial flight.
She sends you to Hell, and you go to bat for her.
Nope. I was there right off the bat, right behind screaming Gladys.
He became a politician through his Junius-like letters to the "Murcielago " - The Bat, a satirical political journal - and by drawing up the manifesto of Manzanares in 1854 for Marshal O'Donnell, of whom he always remained a loyal adherent.
"Even I won't go to bat for him," Gabriel said.
- Right Wing of the Bat (Phyllocina gracilis) .
In Australia, a woman was told not to go near a certain tree where a bat lived; she infringed the prohibition, the bat fluttered out, and men died.
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The wings are thus constructed on the same plan as those of a bat, but instead of four fingers, only one is elongated to bear the membrane.
De Villeneuve made the wings of his artificial bat conical in shape and comparatively rigid.
The action of the wing of the bat, and the movements of its component bones, are essentially the same as in the bird " (figs.
- Right Wing of the Bat (Phyl- under or ventral surface, locina gracilis).
In Australia a woman was told not to go near a tree where a bat lived: she infringed the prohibition, the bat fluttered out, and death resulted.
lush tropical rainforests their live two species of bat.
When first seen by Europeans it contained no mammals except a large fruit-eating bat (Pteropus vulgaris), which is plentiful in the woods; but several mammals have been introduced, and are now numerous in the uncultivated region.
Bats also are very numerous, especially in the eastern forest region, where the vampire bat is a serious obstacle to permanent settlement.
In the eastern portion of the Coastal Plain Region are the cotton rat, rice-field rat, marsh rabbit, big-eared bat, brown pelican, swallow-tailed kite, black vulture and some rattlesnakes and cotton-mouth moccasin snakes, all of which are common farther south; and there are some turtles and terrapins, and many geese, swans, ducks, and other water-fowl.
Mammals are not numerous; they include the cuscus, several species of bat, and some rats of great size.
As already stated, however, it ought never to be forgotten that even the lightest insect, bird or bat is vastly heavier than the air, and that no fixed relation exists between the weight of body and expanse of wing in any of the orders.
A day-flying bat, whales and dolphins are about the only indigenous mammals; hogs, dogs and rats had been introduced before Cook's discovery.
This is partly due to such pests as the vampire bat and bush ticks (carrapatos), and partly to the unprogressiveness of the cattlemen.
To meet these peculiarities the insect, bird and bat are furnished with extensive flying surfaces in the shape of wings, which they apply with singular velocity and power to the air, as levers of the third order.
- The Bat (Phyllocina gracilis).
The office was worth about £1600 a year; bat it did not become vacant for nearly twenty years.
There are ten species of bat (komori) and seven of insect-eaters, and prominent in this class are the mole (mugura) and the hedgehog (hari-nezumi).
This physiologist in 1867 2 showed that all natural wings, whether of the insect, bird or bat, are screws structurally, and that they act as screws when the y are made to vibrate, from the fact that they twist in opposite directions during the down and up strokes.
It is the home of the southern fox-squirrel, Cotton rat, ricefield rat, wood rat, free-tailed bat, mocking bird, painted bunting, prothonotary warbler, red-cockaded woodpecker, chuckwills-widow, and the swallow-tailed and Mississippi kites.
Jonathan found a stick larger on one end than the other to use for a bat.
The coloration is generally sombre, but to this there are exceptions; the fruit-bats are brownish yellow or russet on the under surface; two South American species are white; Blainville's chin-leafed bat is bright orange; and the Indian painted bat (Cerivoula pieta) with its deep orange dress, spotted with black on the wing-membranes, has reminded observers of a large butterfly.
5 - The following abound: wild swine, hyaena, jackal, cheetah, fox; gazelle (in herds), antelope species (in the steppe); jerboa, mole, porcupine, and especially the common European rat (in the desert); bat, long-haired desert hare.
The area of the insect, bird and bat, when the wings are fully expanded, is greater than that of any other class of animal, their weight being proportionally less.
She took aim on a tall bunch of grass and swung the whip like a bat.
This he reported, his eyes glassy in rapt nostalgia, reliving every errant swing of his impotent bat.
The tall pool player was still looking around angrily, holding his pool cue like a bat.
Right now it reminds me of Ben and me on the Amherst playground as kids arguing who owns the ball and who owns the bat.
More like a little fruit bat.
The movement of the bat's wing in extension is a spiral one, the spiral running alternately from below upwards and forwards and from above downwards and backwards.
It is deficient in mammals, of which the only varieties are the rat and bat.
Sackler handed him his son's Little League bat.
In the first volume a stressed and pressurized woman with a fragile mental state gets attacked by a mysterious bat wielding assailant.
baseball bat back now please?
Can also be distinguished from the brown long-eared bat by the length of the thumb.
Vertebrate species in the Irish Vertebrate Red Data Book include whiskered bat, shoveler, pochard and brook lamprey.
bat guano and honey.
An opportunity to listen to bats using our bat detector.
bat rabies in Peru.
bat mitzvah soon, which is my rite of passage.
bat droppings, or throwing of paper darts during any liturgy.
I don't even have my baseball bat yet.
A single pipistrelle bat can eat up to 3000 insects per night.
Unlike, say, a tennis racket or cricket bat, a snooker cue is thought irreplaceable by its owner.
PETIT, E. (1998) Population structure and post-glacial history of the noctule bat Nyctalus noctula (Chiroptera, Mammalia ).
Following is an example DOS style bat batch file to run various options depending on what is required.
left-handed opening batsman Godleman, who picked up a bat at the age of 10, could well be a part of that.
beetle species were never caught away from the bat colonies.
Computational neuroscientist modeling bat bioacoustics and behavior. http://world.std.com/~herwin [Virginia was where in 1991 DMV employees were fraudulently giving out bogus licenses.
blind as a bat " is entirely wrong, bats can see perfectly well although not in color.
blistering heat I had felt we had to bat.
capitalize on the power of bat echolocation?
This unlocks the door on 3F that leads to Dandelion's bat cave, complete with trot Batmobile.
Chastise the youth Chastise the youth chastise the youth Chastise the youth Chastise the youth with a cricket bat What!
A very great deal has still to be learned regarding carrier bats - not least by the bat conservationists.
She doesn't bat an eye when she chokes down a sword while doing a reverse cowgirl.
cricket bat, a snooker cue is thought irreplaceable by its owner.
Bat droppings are similar to small mammals but on closer inspection are very crumbly due to the insect contents.
On a heterodyne bat detector the calls are a machine-gun like series of regular clicks for bursts of 5 to 10 seconds.
The bay also is home to many of Britain's wildlife species including all bat species, migrating seabirds and bottlenosed dolphins.
THAT NIGHT Lucy's Bedroom A bat flits outside Lucy's window Dracula: (whispering from offstage) Lucy!
eared bat has finely tuned this process.
Finally, I consider some ways in which bat echolocation has been mimicked by using robotic models.
I did not care how big a guy was; I found a baseball bat was a great equalizer.
It is found in the soil and growth is enhanced by the presence of bird and bat excreta.
The program supports all popular file formats - from simple mailing lists to The Bat!
I thought bat guano was good for the undead complexion.
Div ye keep a bat there, far we micht hae a moose?
HALLOWEEN haunting Friday 27 th October, 10.30am - 12.00pm Design your own haunting Halloween mask or a bat mobile to take home.
heronryn examples include the long-running heronries survey and the pilot pipistrelle bat survey.
heterodyne bat detector the calls are a machine-gun like series of regular clicks for bursts of 5 to 10 seconds.
The road improvement also included a conservation scheme for various species and habitats it incorporates a bat hibernaculum and otter passages.
He is talking about installing a " really big " bat roost tower and the possibility of creating an artificial hibernaculum on site.
hibernaculumong time bat enthusiast, had a bright idea - why not convert them to bat hibernacula?
hibernateossible to get right up to a hibernating bat without it stirring.
hoary bat, daredevil of the volcanoes.
This fact sheet includes the construction and use of bat boxes, hedgehog homes, red squirrel feeding hoppers and bumblebee homes.
horseshoe bat Rhinolophus hipposideros maternity site in the vale of Taunton Deane.
Has he got the maturity with the bat to play big innings?
In his first Test innings he went out to bat against India with the score 790 for four.
Where state laws outrun the mall to bat for new york state.
In fact, BAT is reaping the whirlwind sown by its own corporate misdeeds.
I've got my bat mitzvah soon, which is my rite of passage.
morphs into a bat.
nautilus shell or the membrane of a bat's wing.
noctule bat can also be spotted hunting on summer evenings.
omitted from the short list of smoking activities BAT would discourage.
More a pop orchestral mishmash than a well-defined rock opus, Bat III is dark, seemingly hopeless at times, and Ã¼ber dramatic.
Winning the toss captain Greg Hill decided to bat first on what was a very fresh wicket with a good quick outfield.
outrun the mall to bat for new york state.
periodic inspections by bat group members during the year.
When he is about to get his head bashed in with a baseball bat, Stu asks the sniper to shoot the pimp.
pipistrelle bat survey.
pipistrelle bat call recorded on a Time Expansion bat detector.
In the same way that some hummingbirds visit bat pollinated passiflora, some bats may visit flowers not ' meant ' for them.
rabid bat, she received no PEP.
Bat rabies is different from classical rabies and rarely affects animals other than bats.
Laboratory investigation of human deaths from vampire bat rabies in Peru.
Five species of bat are found on the site with two bat roosts found within 50 yards of the building.
My husband and a neighbor grabbed a shovel and a bat, and they were waving them until it took off.
Next up to bat is the expansion slot bracket.
The Bat Cave is the largest enclosure for endangered bat species in the world.
spooks at things like birds & leaves yet won't bat an eyelid at a tractor.
stand-in skipper and March were put in to bat.
My recollection of meeting these boats was that they where always going like a bat out of hell to maintain steerage.
Make a bird or bat box for your garden or be captivated by the visiting storyteller.
A judge found BAT's Australian subsidiary had " deliberately obliterated " documents, depriving her of the right to a fair trial.
When the bat bites its victim, it secretes this powerful clot-dissolving substance so that the victim's blood will keep flowing.
He won the toss, Gold Bats skipper Bob Miller not at all put out on being invited to bat.
tropical rainforests their live two species of bat.
undulatory movement as it flew across the sky, like the flight of a bat.
vampire bat saliva becomes 13,000 times more active when exposed to fibrin.
Cecidia and Galls.Khstcr, Beitrage zur Kenntniss der Gallenanatomie, Flora (I900), p. 117; Pathologische Pflanzenanatomie (1903); Molliard, Revue generate de bat.
bakke, the change to "bat" having apparently been influenced by Lat.
The word is thus distinct from the other common term "bat," the implement for striking, which is probably connected with Fr.
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The down and up strokes, as will be seen from this account, cross each other, the wing smiting the air during its descent from above, as in the bird and bat, and during its ascent from below as in the flying fish and boy's kite " (fig.
"The wing strikes the air precisely as a boy's kite would if it were jerked by its string, the only difference being that the kite is pulled forwards upon the wind by the string and the hand, whereas in the insect, bird and bat the wing is pushed forwards on the wind by the weight of the body and the power residing in the pinion itself " (fig.
40) be compared with the wing of the bat (fig.
In October 2004 a 15 year old girl was bitten by a rabid bat, she received no PEP.
Toss in a bat 's wing with spidery veins, Pour in the contents of odorous drains.
He too spooks at things like birds & leaves yet wo n't bat an eyelid at a tractor.
Chris Ringham lost the toss as stand-in skipper and March were put in to bat.
A judge found BAT 's Australian subsidiary had " deliberately obliterated " documents, depriving her of the right to a fair trial.
When the bat bites its victim, it secretes this powerful clot-dissolving substance so that the victim 's blood will keep flowing.
You may find that a bat or small tortoiseshell butterfly may roost or hibernate in this secret hideaway.
As we stood outside the hotel a Bat Falcon flew past and we saw all three toucan species very well.
It showed an undulatory movement as it flew across the sky, like the flight of a bat.
Bat urine is composed of 70% urea which decays to form dilute ammonia and other compounds.
There are more native species of bat in the UK -- 16 breeding and several vagrant visitors -- than any other group of mammals.
The natural agent in vampire bat saliva becomes 13,000 times more active when exposed to fibrin.
This is the size of a queen bumblebee compared to the largest bat in the world that has a wingspan of 6 feet.
In most endeavors, people generally don't hit home runs in their first at bat.
Look for sports outfits, first bat and ball sets, baseball hats, sports ball collections, small football helmets, and anything else sports related.
Just because your friend's baby sleeps through the night doesn't automatically mean that your baby will right off the bat.
Sports items - Sure, the baby you're buying for may not be old enough to play a sport, but his parents will certainly get a kick out of the sports gift you buy, whether it is a football, baseball bat, tennis racquet, or soccer ball.
You've pulled your cleats out of the back of your closet and dusted off home base, only to realize you're missing one essential baseball playing ingredient-a baseball bat.
Read the advice below on how to purchase a baseball bat and you'll be striking Babe Ruth poses in no time at all.
One of the first things you should figure out is whether or not you want an aluminum baseball bat or a wooden baseball bat.
Aluminum bats are more popular these days because of the fact that aluminum is more elastic than wood-this means that when the ball hits the bat, it retains more of its kinetic energy (i.e. it will go farther outward into the field).
Think about how much money you can spend on a baseball bat.
Also talk to people in your life who know a thing or two about baseball (players, coaches, enthusiasts etc.), and ask them for baseball bat recommendations.
You must check the weight of the baseball bat to see if it's right for you.
Do this by holding the bat out in front of you with one hand.
If the bat wobbles or if your hand is struggling to stay gripped to the bat, it's too heavy.
Also be sure the circumference of the baseball bat's handle is right for you.
You should always wear a batting glove when playing baseball, for they offer additional support with gripping the bat.
However, depending on your budget, desktops will usually have more memory, faster and more efficient processors, substantially more hard drive space and better graphics card right off the bat.
These activity trees offer different platforms, cubbies and toys for your cat to bat and amuse himself.
The Siberian is very playful and is so fascinated with water that she will often drop toys in it and bat them around.
The company makes cards for weddings, baby showers, graduations, Bat Mitzvahs and anniversaries.
For a sports themed room, hang tab-top or tie-top fabric panels from a baseball bat, golf club, hockey stick, or pool cue.
And don't stop, even if it feels uncomfortable - because it is not going to feel comfortable right off the bat.
What woman, especially after seeing the doe eyes of Halle Berry and Jennifer Lopez, wouldn't want mile long lashes to bat and preen in?
If you want to bat your flirty lashes in a look that is totally feminine, you'll want to learn the ropes of this classic and timeless eyeliner technique.First, start with a dry and concealed eye.
You can choose from quite a few pet options including the basics, but also a llama, bat, hedgehog, turtle and even a penguin.
Take a series of shots showing him at bat, shots on goal, or a run to the end zone.
Bat Wings Girls T-Shirt: This black tee features the Silvein clothing logo surrounded by white bat wings.
Instead of using a ball and bat, you'll be using a ping-pong ball and one paddle.
To coordinate with more serious Halloween themes, substitute strings of blacklights or Halloween-themed pumpkin, ghost, and bat patio lights.
Jennifer Hudson has contributed to a number of albums, including American Idol Season 3: Greatest Soul Classics, the Meat Loaf Album, Bat Out of Hell III, a tribute album for the musical Hair, and the soundtrack for Dreamgirls.
Clooney's next action role doesn't involve silly costumes with bat ears or helping Mrs. Garrett deal with four teenaged girls.
David Blaine hangs like a bat in New York and then flies off into the night.
Other stars who you might know right off the bat include Owen Wilson, Tara Reid, Tina Fey, Jessica Simpson and more.
Whether she's attending a birthday, wedding, holiday celebration or bat mitzvah, your mini fashionista will want to stand out in the prettiest girls' party dresses.
Likewise, a dress for Easter, communion, or even a bat mitzvah (for older girls), adds to the occasion and makes it more memorable.
You can even find specialized frocks such as Bat Mitzvah dresses and pageant gowns.
A bat mitzvah, communion or award ceremony might call for a full-length, Cinderella-style gown.
I think you can hold off on the work up for a while yet, but you're going to need to do two things right off the bat.
Bar and Bat Mitzvah: Menorah pendants, Star of David pendants, and Chai charms are among the many Bar and Bat Mitzvah jewelry gifts.
If you want to purchase a piece of jewelry to celebrate a christening, confirmation, bar or bat mitzvah, or other milestone in your or someone else's spiritual life, having a choice of jewelry styles is important.
Traditions Jewish Gifts : You can find just about any iconic Jewish piece of jewelry you want, including Bar Mitzvah, Bat Mitzvah, Bendel Bracelets, Chai, Evil Eye, and others.
If you're purchasing a gift for a special occasion, such as a newborn gift or a religious ceremony like a baptism, confirmation or a girl's bat mitzvah, then you probably want a precious metal for your bracelet.
It sounds kind of scary, but bat guano is actually a great fertilizer.
They reward loyal customers with bat points which can be used for discounts on future orders.
When you're out there on the field or up to bat, you're going to want to keep your eye on the ball.
On the Bolle goggles page, you'll be shown all of the goggles right off the bat, so you can click and choose the brightly colored pair you like best-no need to sift through pages and pages of "blah" goggles.
Don't try tweaking them yourself right off the bat, though.
Some styles feature the Batman emblem, a black bat against a yellow background, graphics that look like they're from the cartoon or comic books, or the Batman character's face.
The shell can be shaped like a tennis racket, golf club, pool cue, or baseball bat.
Use your baseball bat to bash enemies in combat situations.
Right off the bat you're on the train trying to get the loot-which is basically a tutorial level-and the next minute you're riding your recently undead horse fighting Lazarus.
You may be tasked with finding a baseball bat, for example, but it has been camouflaged into a door frame, blending in seamlessly.
This company has also designed a baseball bat and golf club to interact with existing PC and console games.
Soon after they released their Play TV Baseball game in 2000, they recalled approximately 140,000 of them because the bat can separate during a players swing.
Radica actually received reports of players (all ages) with split lips, cuts and bruises because of the flying bat debris.
And because nowhere near all the songs are available right off the bat (you have to unlock them by achieving certain milestones), Lumines II offers a heck of a lot of replay value.
Hitting a Home Run Make sure you use your 'charge swing' and hit the ball with the 'sweet spot' of the bat.
You've all heard a bat hitting a ball, the ball hitting the mitt, and cheering crowds and Superstar Baseball doesn't offer anything new.
A great party game, Naruto: Clash of Ninja is easy to pick and enjoy right off the bat.
To hit those annoying bouncers that sail right over your infield when the computer does it, swing straight down with your bat.
Rouge the Bat appeared in Sonic Adventure 2 and is a treasure hunter and a government agent.
All you are responsible for on offence is to swing the bat, and all you are responsible for on defence is to pitch the ball.
When it's your turn to bat, timing is everything, just as it was in tennis.
What struck me off the bat with this wine was its texture.
Bat bites are now the most common source of human rabies infection.
Post-exposure prophylaxis should be considered following any contact between a child and a bat, even if there is no evidence of a bite or scratch, since the child may be unaware of the contact and marks may not be apparent.
For example, post-exposure prophylaxis should be considered if an unattended child is found in a room with a bat and the bat cannot be tested for rabies.
Dog bites are the major origin of infection for humans in developing countries, but other important host animals are the wolf, mongoose, and bat.
Most deaths from rabies in the United States result from bat bites.
Inhalation of the virus from the air, as might occur in a highly populated bat cave, is also thought to occur.
Most deaths from rabies in the United States in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have resulted from bat rather than dog bites; one victim was a man in Iowa who died in September 2002.
If you've been experiencing a run of bad luck, a crystal bat figurine may help turn your luck around.
However those that do, have bat like wings extending out of their front limbs.
So for example, one side of the puzzle might say the word 'cat', while the other half has a picture of a bat.
When you start the application process online, you'll not only be asked if you're seeking an hourly or salaried job and whether you're an experienced professional or college student right off the bat, but you'll be able to conduct a search.
Indeed.com allows you to search for jobs right off the bat by putting in a keyword for your field of interest or an employer.
You only need to attend an Associate degree program to start your career, and can begin making an average of $35,000 annually right off the bat.
Even though you may be tempted to teach kids origami facts right off the bat, skip the overly long lessons and go straight to the folding.
This website offers numerous planes including a Bat Plane, a Paperang, a Dart Plane and a Cluster Plane.
Features include a bat cave, an overhead tropical fish aquarium, and hundreds of free-flying birds.
She interpreted the Batmobile as having a shape that was more like a bat, and her design made the vehicle appear to have ribs and wings.
The wheels on this model were also interesting; they were designed so that the "Bat" logo would always be in an upright position when they were turning.
The Imaginext Bat Cave is designed to spur the imagination of your Batman fan.
The Bat Cave is large enough for two children to play with it.
The Imaginext Bat Cave has the same foldable design as other Imaginext toys which allows the pieces to be stored inside.
The closed Bat Cave makes an excellent carrying case.
Like each of the Imaginext play sets, the Bat Cave has several pieces that can be purchased separately.
While these pieces are not necessary for play, they do expand the possibilities of the Bat Cave.
Like all Fisher Price toys, the Bat Cave is durable and will last through many years of pretend play.
By adding accessory toys and play sets, the Bat Cave will grow with your child and keep his interest for a long time.
Toys that encourage pretend play are as important as toys that help with learning skills.If you have a child that loves superheroes, the Bat Cave may be an excellent choice.
Children should not bat when there are other children near the toy or in the batting area to prevent injuries.
You will note right off the bat that many people actually make an entire career out of this, but you can customize your involvement to suit your personal needs.
Asking for money, auction items or anything else right off the bat will not allow you to come across as a reputable group that has a firm plan for their fundraising.
Pattern number 2069 for young girls, size 7-14: Includes a fairy costume with layered skirt and a bat or devil costume.
A short cape, reminiscent of bat wings, adds to the demonic image.
The typical fairy costume ideas for the dark side consist of black garb and wings that look more like bat or beetle wings, rather than something light and airy.
There are long fingerless gloves with an attached mesh cape cut to look like bat wings.
A tulle petticoat maintains the shape and a jeweled bat choker rounds out the look.
It features a crimson gown with detachable vinyl bat and bat headband.
Classic: For a more traditional look, consider purchasing a package set vampire costume for girls, most include a long black and red dress with a blood red cape and bat medallion.
Whereas a Dracula costume of old might have featured bat wings in lieu of the classic cape, these costumes will instead be adorned with beautiful fairy wings, straight out of a pre-Raphaelite painting.
These are eye masks that could go well with most superhero costumes, especially the Batmobile-shaped bat mask for, of course, Batman.
A picnic lunch, frisbee or a baseball and bat can add an element of carefree merriment to your outing.Book a basketball or tennis court and challenge each other to a game.
Broken hearts: In a perfect world, we'd all find our perfect mates right off the bat and never have to deal with the broken heart that comes with an ended relationship.
Since people often feel more comfortable opening up at the computer than in person, you can get to know your potential date much more easily, right off the bat.
With free dating sites out there, there's no reason to set up an account that charges you an absurd monthly fee right off the bat.
When preparing for a number of management interviews, you bat around the idea of carrying a briefcase into your potential boss' office; since briefcases are professional, they boast organization, and they make you look darned responsible.
You can choose from an active game where the players will be engaged in an activity, such as a T-ball stand, bat and ball set for a toddler or a preschooler.
Start with a photograph of your child holding a baseball bat.
As he fights crime in Gotham City with Robin's help, he wears the bat costume.
If a bat flies into your home on Halloween night, it's a sign that spirits are nearby.
The spirits may be responsible for letting the bat in.
You want plenty of wiggle room for the toes and comfort right off the bat.
Are you shopping for a special occasion, such as a wedding or Bat Mitzvah?
Pitchers, left fielders, even the bat boys are fans of these Japanese-designed shoes that are worn worldwide.
While site translation assistance is available and easy to use, you may not always know which sites would be best to translate right off the bat, making searching more cumbersome and time consuming.
Sleep Alone (909s in the DarkTimes Mix) by Bat for Lashes is a darker, moodier number and perfect for the thrumming beat to fill Mystic Falls high during the Halloween party.
Relying on the power of their large, bat like wings and grasping claws, these dragons were meant to instill fear in those who viewed them.
Still, a set of bat wings artfully tattooed on your back can make a very dramatic statement, especially the first time you reveal them to someone.
Bat wings are usually inked in dark brown or black, but if the wings are outstretched, they can be shaded with flesh tone to make them appear more like skin.
A bat's wings become sharp arcing lines; fangs become scythes.
Answering these questions right off the bat can help you develop a tattoo you'll love for years to come.
Bat tattoos evoke a number of symbols from the gothic to the zoological.
Before sitting down in a chair and getting a permanent reminder of your love of bats, think about your options for bat tattoos.
Illustration: For those interested in these creatures, a scientific illustration can make for a detailed bat tattoo.
Use multiple illustrations of a bat for a compound tattoo made up of varying views of the bat's anatomy.
Your comic book bat can be anything from something out of Batman to something out of Tales From the Crypt or even a goofy children's cartoon.
This could be a design of a bat out of a book of old clipart, etchings or lithographs.
Traditional: Many people get bat tattoos in the nautical style of American traditional tattoos.
This would be a bat with bright colors and bold lines that holds up for years to come.
Add a belfry, tower, vampire or anything else that seems at home around a bat to make a scene.
New School: If graffiti and street art are your thing, design a bat in this style.
Thompson book Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas invariably remember the "bat country" scene.
A bat tattoo can mean a few different things; for example, you may just like bats.
If you're artistically inclined, draw up your own bat tattoo in consultation with a tattooist.
The newest roller coaster is the Bat Coaster that opened in March 2002, an inverted coaster that gives riders the thrill of riding with their legs dangling in open air.
The matching black batwing lapel pin has Bat Man written in red letters scrawled over it.
Watch face has a metal hinge cover that is a cut-out of the bat signal.
Team sport toys: Buy a baseball, bat and catcher's mitten.
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Above all, don't expect to sell right off the bat.
The best ones can be tailored to the specific player at bat or in the field.
The amount of expectation that comes onto a girl when she's approaching home plate with a bat, expected to hit a high-velocity object hurled at her by a very unfriendly pitcher, is almost as bad as public speaking.
One of the best ways is to cue up the crowd to a player's name, perhaps as she is coming up to bat.
Bat Mobile: Glow-in-the-dark paint turns these bats into a festive mobile that's perfect for any Halloween party.
Bat Carton: Use construction paper and an old milk carton to design a spooky bat to hold your Halloween candy.
That's 30 + 19 + 9 = 58 mcg right off the bat.
Don't worry, the program doesn't expect you to be in top physical shape right off the bat and you won't be asked to run marathons.
If you need a tuxedo for a formal corporate holiday party or a bat mitzvah ceremony, you're sure to find one amongst the many choices at formal wear retailers.
Give the first player of each line one long balloon (the "bat") and one small balloon (the "ball").
Make a goal an appropriate distance away and have each player hit the ball with the bat until it reaches the goal.
When the goal is made, the player runs the bat back to the next team member and he/she starts hitting for the goal.
Create a "Batman Light" by cutting the shape of a bat and gluing it over the lense to be able to project a bat shape on the wall.
Bat mitzvah lessons are an important part of planning any bat mitzvah event.
The Jewish ceremony of bat mitzvah represents the coming of age of a girl.
Although bat mitzvahs are generally occasions for a large party and plenty of celebrating, they is also solemn events placing a great deal of pressure on the honoree.
Before delving into what is studied at bat mitzvah lessons, it is worth noting that the prevalence of these kinds of ceremonies and the activities that the young girl has to perform are at the center of a debate within the Jewish community.
Debates aside, bat mitzvahs have become a rite of passage, and most people do opt for ceremonies that demand a lot from the child, and that is where the lessons come into play.
On the day of the bat mitzvah, the honoree usually will have to recite the haftarah, along with the chant that goes with it.
Obviously, a young girl preparing for her bat mitzvah has a lot of work to do!
Unique bat mitzvah invitations will help make this special event in your daughter's life all the more memorable.
Bat mitzvah invitations - like bat mitzvahs themselves - used to be relatively simple and understated (read: plain), but not any more.
The celebration of a young girl's bat mitzvah has become not only an important religious milestone in her life, but also a good excuse to throw a really fun party for family and friends.
The good news is that memorable and stylish bat mitzvah invitations don't have to blow your party budget wide open.
Your local party supply store or stationary shop can be good places to check out your options, but for truly unique bat mitzvah invitations, let your mouse do the walking.
Some people think that all of the hubbub surrounding bat mitzvah parties has moved the focus away from the real meaning of the event - that the young lady has reached the age of religious maturity.
If that sounds like your take on the modern bat mitzvah, then Elaine Adler's invitations are for you.
Why even risk having the same bat mitzvah invitation as someone else?
For the ever-so-stylish bat mitzvah honoree, there is Tiny Prints.
Elegant bat mitzvah invitations set the mood for a memorable occasion.
A bat mitzvah is the first party your daughter will have when she comes of age in the eyes of her religion, so an elegant invitation can make a statement about her new found maturity.
Once upon a time, bat mitzvah invitations were a fairly staid affair.
Of course, these kinds of announcements were fine when bat mitzvah parties themselves were very low-key affairs.
For many girls, their bat mitzvah parties will only pale in comparison to their wedding receptions.
There are plenty of unique bat mitzvah invitations available, from girly to grown-up, and classic, elegant invitations are easy to find.
Give the following websites a try for your elegant bat mitzvah invitations.
Invitation Elegance has their own line of classic, gorgeous bat mitzvah invitations you can order directly from them, and they also have links to some other striking invitations from around the net.
They can personalize any invitation you order with information about your bat mitzvah party in your choice of script.
Do you feel like some of the true meaning of bat mitzvahs has gotten lost in all of the glitz and the glam of the parties?
The store might be called Elegant Brides, but there are plenty of gorgeous bat mitzvah invitations on offer as well.
Bella Figura offers the Gramercy line of bat mitzvah invitations - a simple, light blue and white design on top-of-the-line cardstock with inset printing.
No matter what style of bat mitzvah invitation design you go for, there is certain basic information that you should include.
Place of the bat mitzvah - Also specify whether the invitation is to the bat mitzvah ceremony itself, the reception afterwards or both.
Dress code - This can be helpful if some of your guests might not be familiar with how bat mitzvahs work.
The bat mitzvah ceremony is an important milestone in the life of a young Jewish girl.
Bat mitzvah is both the name of the event and the word used to describe the guest of honor.
Girls typically celebrate their bat mitzvah at the age of 12, while boys become bar mitzvah at 13.
Technically, no bat mitzvah ceremony is needed.
It is commonly celebrated at the Shabbat service on the Sabbath following the bat mitzvah's birthday, although this may be modified according to the availability of your local synagogue for the ceremony.
The Bat Mitzvah recites a blessing over the Torah, the Jewish holy book, and reads a passage to the gathered congregation.
However, on a bat mitzvah, the guest of honor will present her thoughts on the message of the Torah to the congregation and her invited guests.
Others may choose to only incorporate a portion of the full ceremony, such as asking the bat mitzvah to read from the Torah but not give the D'var Torah.
The key is that the bat mitzvah gains the necessary knowledge.
Tyler and Jasmine hit it off right off the bat, but when working on a school show with Mia, he becomes attracted to her.
Bringing in the Joker to act as Batman's foe in the movie was a good move as he is probably the most infamous of the bat villains.
Sound effects match up well with the bat action, but the movie's music dominates the scenes.
Runtime: 125 minutes Diving once again into the bat world, Joel Schumacher gives audiences a comical view of the Caped Crusader, slipping an additional hero into the mix as well as two new villains to face.
To be fully attired for baseball, players may also need a cap, a glove, a batter's helmet, and a baseball bat.
In no time, your team will be ready at the bat.
Start with a WhoIs-lookup for the site you're interested in; it'll provide you with a number of available alternatives right off the bat.
This restaurant is captivating for birthday parties, bar and bat mitzvahs and holiday parties.
boisterous wind blowing, on winning the toss Poynton elected to bat.
Edwards and Manek struggled to lay a bat on some wayward Oratory bowling but they did bring up a 50 opening partnership.
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Girls who will soon be turning 12 will typically take advantage of Bat Mitzvah lessons to learn more about their faith and improve their Hebrew skills for the traditional readings required of her during the ceremony.
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