If you don't stand up and demand a change, he'll keep on doing it.
You stand up to him.
You're the kind of woman he needs - someone who will stand up to him and yet understand his moods.
Determination was her motivation to stand up to the bully.
I ended the conversation wondering if it was the last time I'd speak to Daniel Brennan, a stand-up guy.
"Thanks," Yully murmured, amused to see the tiny woman stand up to someone Jule's size.
Frankly, I don't think either of us can stand up to this kind of pressure.
Now stand up slowly.
If you believe in them so much, why don't you stand up for them?
If she was ever going to stand up for herself, it had to start right now.
When he finally found a print, it made the hair on the back of his neck stand up – dogs.
Aw, shut up and stand up.
Sometime you're going to have to learn to stand up for what you want instead of letting your father take care of everything for you.
It made the hair on her forearms stand up.
The country is covered with limestone in many parts, and large isolated bluffs of this formation stand up in the plains both on the eastern and the western slopes.
8) describes the interval between Alexander and Antiochus thus: " The he-goat (the king of Greece) did very greatly: and when he was strong the great horn (Alexander) was broken; and instead of it came up four other ones - four kingdoms shall stand up out of his nation but not with his power.
Structurally, the folds of this region are of ancient date; but the area is crossed by a series of depressions formed by faults, and the intervening strips, which have not been depressed to the same extent, now stand up as mountain ranges.
Hauran southward forms the main watershed of the peninsula is covered in places by deep beds of lava, which from their hardness have preserved the underlying sandstones from degradation, and now stand up consider ably above the general level.
Over both sandstone and granite great sheets of lava have been poured, and these, protecting the softer beds beneath from further denudation, now stand up as the high plateaus and hills called harra.
During ten years of intermittent marching and fighting between 1861 and 1871 the Maori did no more than prove that they had in them the stuff to stand up against fearful odds and not always to be worsted.
His notion of duty - at once a loyal and chivalrous one was that he was obliged to give the queen the best of his advice, but that the final decision in any course lay with her, and that once she had decided, he was bound, whatever might be his own opinion, to stand up for her decision in public. The queen, not unnaturally, came to trust Disraeli implicitly, and she frequently showed her friendship for him.
The watercourses to-day are, as a rule, longitudinal, following the strike of the weaker strata in paths that they appear to have gained by spontaneous adjustment during the long Mesozoic cycle; but now and again they cross from one longitudinal valley to another by a transverse course, and there they have cut down sharp notches or water-gaps in the hard strata that elsewhere stand up in the long even-crested ridges.
Some of the chief valleys are not cut in the floors of the old valleys of the former cycle, because the rivers were displaced from their former courses by lava flows, which now stand up as table mountains.
Unfortunately, too, for Norway's independence, the native gentry had gradually died out, and were succeeded by immigrant Danish fortune-hunters; native burgesses there were none, and the peasantry were mostly thralls; so that, excepting the clergy, there was no patriotic class to stand up for the national liberties.
And in those times there shall many stand up against the king of the south; also the robbers of thy people shall exalt themselves to establish the vision; but they shall fall."
The horns of the large goats are of ten thirty inches in length and stand up straight from the head.
Determination was her motivation to stand up to Yancey.
Would Sarah stand up for her?
Kris.s cool voice made the hair on the back of her neck stand up.
When he finally found a print, it made the hair on the back of his neck stand up â€“ dogs.
Racism thrives because the silence of the majority, and their reluctance to stand up and be counted quietly condones it!
He also gave an alibi for the night of the murder, which police found didn't stand up.
To everybody's amazement, C16 is able to stand up to Cell.
bill bailey is as funny in this sitcom as he is in stand up.
beeline for the end of the bed so she can stand up holding the top of the frame.
Authority to stand up to and to persuade senior clinicians to change.
The first female stand-up comedian in North America, revealed.
Well, her father wrote a film for her in which she was to play a stand-up comedienne.
Writing and performing stand-up comedy is life's blood for Russ.
Lenny Henry hosts the best of British stand-up comedy, filmed live in Montreal in 2005.
The stand-up comic was one of five wealthy clients targeted.
Perhaps most chilling is the implication on the financial capability of other conscientious objectors to stand up against corporate tyranny.
courageous enough to stand up in front of the audience with an " Untitled " speech.
They do not stand up to even cursory inspection.
detested having to stand up and make speeches in public.
eightyhe early Eighties, Mark took up stand-up comedy.
Inventive Canadian stand-up Wool certainly cuts a dash on stage with his heavy black eyeliner, long leather coat and distinctive cowboy hat.
Has strap lugs to fasten a shoulder strap for active stand-up use.
The Development Production Dept is looking for people who stand up for their rights and are proud to cause a fuss.
gag writer, before commencing his own stand up act in the early 60s.
gale blows across the fields and I can hardly stand up.
Usually genital warts look like little lumps that stand up from the skin.
Slightly heavier rods either contain more graphite or some glass fiber that greatly enhances their ability to stand up to some abuse.
considered groundbreaking at the time, nowadays it doesn't stand up at all well in the light of what followed.
Unusually, it combines this hardness with a degree of toughness, so the deposit can stand up to high stress contact.
hilarious send-up he pouted and preened at the stand-up, before giving it a quick dancing twirl.
Don't duck your head down, keep your shoulders hunched up & slowly stand up straight.
Danny has a unique style that combines stand-up, improvisation, story telling, audience participation and the odd bit of magic.
I'm already a fan and I haven't even heard his brilliantly inventive stand up yet.
Hosted by former Big Breakfast presenter Paul Tonkinson, Stand Up For Runaways was a sell-out night at top London comedy club jongleurs.
letterheads produced on a laser printer were never going to stand up to serious scrutiny were they?
You can't mistake a masterful piece of pop majesty, and PLEASE STAND UP fits that bill perfectly.
The stand-up, who played the large Pod marquee last year, has instead chosen a room with about a third the capacity.
megaphone man was leading the chant: " Stand up for science!
monologueks suggests a dramatic monolog or stand-up comedy routine.
Let us stand up and be heard as a unique specialist nursing profession.
You're not going to see De Niro turn into a stand-up comedian, delivering one-liners.
She feels peculiar, a bit dizzy and sick and she tries to stand up but can't move her legs!
Sometimes, as a self-imposed penance, he would stand up to his neck in a lake of cold water, reciting Scripture.
More than simply a stand-up, (" A one-man special effect " The Guardian) Rhys is also a prolific comedy playwright.
Made of durable ABS plastic or clear polycarbonate, these reusable tags are designed to stand up to routine handling.
quick-fire wit of US stand-up Lewis Schaffer.
Will takes the rap Will the creator of modern music please stand up?
A perfectly valid reason apart from it does not completely stand up.
robust to stand up to analysis.
Leave the stand-up comic routine to the best man.
I stand proud, I stand proud, I stand up for myself, but not alone, with society.
Internationally acclaimed comedienne Shazia Mirza departs from straight stand-up to reveal stories and characters from her physical and emotional travels.
But it's not just about stand-up, with lots of other events too!
A policeman and sometime stand-up has been suspended because jokes he tells in his act have been deemed offensive.
In the Autumn of 1988, Sue Perkins got on stage to perform her first ever stand-up routine.
Nominated: The Jonathan Ross Show, The Sunday Format Best live stand-up: Victoria Wood.
And not just stand-up comedy things, either, but also the hovercraft, the hydraulic sleeve valve and determinism.
He was nominated by the Comedy Store in the category Best live stand-up at the British Comedy Awards.
stand-up comedian in North America, revealed.
stand-up comedy, filmed live in Montreal in 2005.
stand-up comics with a guitar.
stand-up comic routine to the best man.
stand-up collar with fine web print pattern.
In the 1980s, she performed stand-up at miners ' strike benefits.
He started doing stand-up in his second year at Oxford.
His reply is short and sweet: " I just love stand-up.
Frank Skinner was famously 30 years old before he tried stand-up for the first time.
started stand-up due to fantastic financial problems 8 years ago.
Bruce began stand-up in July 1995 after over a decade of writing for some of Australia's biggest names in comedy.
stream of consciousnessitch Hedberg, a stand-up comedian whose delivery was a bleak stream-of-consciousness rant.
sword swallowers, jugglers, conjurers, stand-up comedians and acrobats.
There is not a typical stand-up male urinal, or more than one toilet for females.
At present my shows comprise of some stand-up, magic, ventriloquism, some bagpipe music and singing.
I was so vexed to see him stand up with her!
vexed to see him stand up with her!
JNT's stories had to stand up to repeated viewing on video.
Dave Johns Geordie stand-up comedian, actor and TV warm-up artist Dave Johns, has played all of Britain's leading comedy venues.
weak to stand up to the strong.
To his modesty Bossuet bears witness, when he told him to stand up sometimes, and not be always on his knees before a critic. Gibbon vouches for his learning, when (in the 47th chapter) he speaks of "this incomparable guide, whose bigotry is overbalanced by the merits of erudition, diligence, veracity and scrupulous minuteness."
Then, on Friday those who have done the best may stand up and read their compositions to the school.
Today you may stand up before the school and read what you have written about the turnip.
She can shut her eyes and bend her arms and sit down and stand up straight.
When the wine was passed to our neighbour, he was obliged to stand up to prevent her taking it away from him.
The roof was so constructed that one could stand up in the middle of the trench and could even sit up on the beds if one drew close to the table.
Lewis Schaffer Arrive early to catch the London-based quick-fire wit of US stand-up Lewis Schaffer.
If a song can make the hairs on the back of neck stand up after repeated listening, there 's something magical there.
JNT 's stories had to stand up to repeated viewing on video.
Mechanical construction that can stand up to the rigors of the road.
The center found that only a limited number of studies were sufficiently robust to stand up to analysis.
If there are any more Christian satirists out there, will you please stand up?
I stand proud, I stand up for myself, but not alone, with society.
Are you Willing to stand up to the plethora of ex chairs?
Stephen began his career as a stand up comedian, and was a finalist in the 1998 Daily Telegraph New Comedy Awards.
But it 's not just about stand-up, with lots of other events too !
He was nominated by the Comedy Store in the category Best Live Stand-Up at the British Comedy Awards.
These are n't your normal stand-up comics with a guitar.
Comprises black dress with orange arms and stand-up collar with fine web print pattern.
His reply is short and sweet: I just love stand-up.
Started stand-up due to fantastic financial problems 8 years ago.
Bruce began stand-up in July 1995 after over a decade of writing for some of Australia 's biggest names in comedy.
Enter, stage right, Mitch Hedberg, a stand-up comedian whose delivery was a bleak stream-of-consciousness rant.
Everything from popular singers to sword swallowers, jugglers, conjurers, stand-up comedians and acrobats.
I was so vexed to see him stand up with her !
Dave Johns Geordie stand-up comedian, actor and TV warm-up artist Dave Johns, has played all of Britain 's leading comedy venues.
Lord, our brothers and sisters fall too weak to stand up to the strong.
If your child is able to stand up to use the potty, you might want to skip the sitting down part and immediately begin with standing.
How do you know if the vehicle you're purchasing is one that can stand up to a serious accident?
Whether you are in the mood for live music, a Broadway show, a sporting event, an art museum or stand-up comedy, See Tickets has the tickets that you need.
If your thumb can press in the sole of a boot, then the boot is not going to stand up very long to the various terrains you'll be taking it over.
Walk around, and sit down and stand up to get a 'feel' for the boot.
This should be tall enough that a grown cat can stand up tall and scratch without the post toppling over.
Cotton percale will not necessarily stand up to this type of treatment, but heavier materials such as corduroy and canvas will have a longer life.
She climbs in a lap, kneads for at least ten minutes, will lay down for a bit, then stand up and start kneading again.
The advantage of using the latter is that it will stand up to the punishment your cat is likely to give it.
It will inspire great discussion time as the main character seeks to stand up for what he believes in.
The mixes on the market vary widely in quality, but none of them stand up to a Daiquiri made with fresh ingredients.
No cushion will stand up to the elements forever.
You'll want to select furniture that can stand up to more use than an average home.
When you choose the wood for your project, research the varieties that stand up best to the weather in your area.
When looking for a futon, you are not only searching for a frame, you are also looking for a mattress that will be comfortable, durable, and stand up to a little bit of wear and tear.
Even when they're kept outside all the time they can resist the elements quite well and the finishes can stand up to the wind and rain.
If it wobbles when you give it a light shove, it's not going to stand up to daily wear and tear for long.
Amish made furniture is made to be serviceable and to stand up to years of heavy use.
Modern lighting designs use the latest technology and materials to produce lights that can made cheaply and sold cheaply, but can stand up to wear and tear.
The wool fiber is long-lasting and can stand up to heavy foot traffic.
No matter how often your rug requires cleaning, washable area rugs are made to stand up to need for clean.
Additionally, make sure the sink is constructed of a material that will stand up to abuse.
With the heat and intensity of the lighting used for shoots, it was imperative that makeup artists use a cosmetic that could stand up to the rigors of a photo session, while effectively producing quality photographs.
That was what made NBC stand up and say, "Well, we got her right here… and the audience obviously loves her, she does a great job, and she is teaching great skills, so let's keep her."
Women the world over rely on waterproof mascara to achieve lengthy, voluminous lashes that will stand up to a few tears, survive tumultuous weather and even handle a dip in the pool.
Spray tanning booths are designed much like a regular stand-up shower.
It is a communal mentality, and the end results are really starting to stand up against more traditional products.
Study hard, volunteer your time to charities, read great books, give back, mentor, stand up straight, and walk tall.
Hold your head high, and stand up straight!
While waiting for food to be served, you can have several people stand up and read a few passages they have composed.
The couple or reception host/hostess could stand up and do a short reading, thanking everyone for coming and sharing in the couple's wedding day.
The fibers will stand up when brushed in the opposite direction.
Fondant can stand up to summer heat and a fair amount of humidity, whereas buttercream may melt, so it's a good frosting choice for outdoor parties.
Buttercream is sturdy, able to stand up and stay fresh at a variety of temperatures, and easy to color and pipe.
It recognizes that many of its pans can be used to create multiple shapes and models, so one frog cake is baked using a butterfly pan, and one is made with a stand-up, 3D model of a teddy bear pan.
If you enjoy sculpting and are good with details, you may want to try creating a stand-up, 3D frog cake.
To do this, use a pre-molded cake pan, such as Wilton's Stand-Up Cuddly Bear Pan or a spherical pan that will bake two halves of a round cake.
Secure a stand-up cake with dowels and a strong platform at the bottom, and make sure you have a way to transport it without damaging it.
Advanced decorators that have a more thorough arsenal of equipment and knowledge about how to prepare complex cakes might want to tackle 3D models of the Death Star, life-sized lightsaber cakes, stand-up characters, or other challenges.
Start by keeping things simple with a frog cake pan or a flat sheet cake design, and exercise more creativity as you gain skills with stand-up cakes or custom toppers.
Stand-up frog cakes are a challenge, but experienced decorators may want to give them a try.
Jon Stewart got his start as a stand-up comedian after moving to New York City in 1986.
He started performing stand-up at 18 and within five years, he moved from Boston to Los Angeles.
Within two years of coming to the West Coast, he made his stand-up television debut on Late Night with David Letterman.
Richard Jeni, the popular stand-up comedian who was a regular on The Tonight Show, died of an apparent suicide March 10, 2007.
Frazier Smith, a comedian who frequently opened for Jeni, reportedly said, "He was probably one of the best stand-up comedians in the last 50 years.
He received the American Comedy Award for Best Male Stand-Up Comedian in 1993, and a year later, he co-starred with Jim Carrey in The Mask.
By 1982, after she started traveling around the United States doing stand-up, Showtime television named her the "Funniest Person in America."
After that appearance, DeGeneres also appeared as a stand-up comedian on HBO's Tenth Annual Young Comedians.
Because of her hectic schedule with her talk show, she no longer performs stand-up comedy.
Jerry Seinfeld took his stand-up experience and a little show about nothing and built a television legacy.
His stand-up gained even more attention as he made appearances on Late Night with David Letterman and The Merv Griffin Show.
In 1989, he and fellow comedian Larry David created a sitcom for NBC called The Seinfeld Chronicles, a semi-autobiographical look at a stand-up comedian named Jerry Seinfeld.
In 2002, Jerry chronicled the life of a stand-up comedian in a documentary titled Comedian.
His love of comedy led him to stand-up, where he appeared at Los Angeles' The Comedy Store.
He got his start in show business at age 10, entertaining as a stand-up comedian at local comedy clubs.
He originally started out as a stand-up comedian, getting his big break on The Tonight Show With Johnny Carson in 1991.
Bynes' exposure to her dad's extracurricular stand-up comedy routines may have been the inspiration for Amanda's break into the big time.
While Griffin is an equal opportunity offender in her stand-up routines, she has no qualms about ripping on the rich and famous.
Parker has been a working actress ever since she was nine years old, but her Sex and the City role as Carrie Bradshaw was really when people started to stand up and take notice.
The taste of success led him to pursue stand-up and acting in the U.S., when he made the move to Los Angeles at age 16.
It wasn't until her role as Queen Amidala in the Star Wars prequels that Hollywood began to stand up and take notice of the young actress.
Well, Diddy is at it again, encouraging young people to stand up and be counted by casting their vote in this November's Presidential Election.
He took the stage in his first solo stand up routine in 1962 and continued working up until about a week before he began complaining of heart troubles.
Sarah Silverman was only 17 when she first began doing stand up comedy.
After losing her job at SNL, Silverman returned to stand-up, landing a few small parts on Seinfeld, Star Trek Voyager and The Naked Truth along the way.
In the past, the actress has help to raise millions of dollars by acting as the Lee National Denim Day spokesperson and presently, she has a planned appearance with other stars on the Stand Up to Cancer telethon.
It wasn't long before he was making international audiences laugh through his stand-up comedy and acting.
Sandler attended New York University and found work at local clubs and campus shows performing stand-up comedy acts.
Since most school-age children are out of school for the summer, parents can feel comfortable outfitting them in easy-care garments that will stand up to lots of play dates and beach days.
With all of the picnics, beach outings and backyard barbeques going on, you'll probably want easy-care clothes that will stand up to multiple trips through the washer and dryer.
Durable: Carter's clothes are known to stand up to multiple washings.
The materials are thick and the shirts themselves can stand up to wear.
The quality you may find here is a mixed bag, but you can often find relatively well made clothes that will stand up to wear and that are fashionable.
If you live in an area that gets very cold, then a discount winter coat for girls needs to stand up to the job - it's not a cost savings if your daughter is cold.
Features like adjustable waistbands and reinforced stitching mean the garments last and stand up to hard wear.
Students in the College of Arts and Letters can take advantage of a scholarship from the American Copyeditors Association, while students in any major can participate in the American Civil Liberties Union Stand Up For Freedom Contest.
Durability: A reliable computer that can stand up to repeated use is essential.
The black handle areas are extra strong to stand up to lots of pulling and chewing.
At the minimum, dogs should be able to stand up and turn around in their sleeping quarters and should be allowed time during the day to exercise in larger kennel runs.
Your dog should be able to get in, turn around and stand up in the crate.
The Goodie Bone: This is a standard bone-shaped chew toy designed to stand up to the strongest dog jaws.
These toys are virtually indestructible and can stand up to powerful chewers.
To pick the right size, make sure your dog can stand up and turn around.
A well-made dog toy will stand up to reasonable play without falling apart.
You have a cuddle buddy for your dog that should stand up to reasonable play.
The house only needs to be large enough for the dog to lay down, turn around and comfortably stand up.
Some flowers in the head stand up and some slightly droop.
Leaves dark green, no spots, broad, lanceshaped, 8 to 10 inches long, stand up in a prosperous-looking tuft after the flowers are over.
Whether a bass player wants to play slap bass, stand-up bass, funk or simple punk bass lines, the availability of free bass tabs is something that can help all players achieve their goal.
It is easy to clean and can stand up to high use and has a long life.
Some are designed to stand up to hurricane winds and windborne debris.
Replace it with a stand-up shower stall that fits in the corner.
When it's time to stand up in the skirt or dress, remember to keep the legs as close together as possible.
They are Men's Lightweight Stand Up Shorts and they're made with a sturdy organic cotton canvas, rendering them perfect for climbing.
You will want to use organic cotton canvas or other organic material that can stand up to your pet, especially if you have large dogs.
Bras that are the correct size will also give your confidence a boost, as you stand up taller and straighter.
Mandarin necklines feature a snug stand-up collar often seen in Asian formal attire.
If you find a vintage swimsuit that you love and have to have, you may want to consider using it as a pattern to make a new swimsuit in a modern fabric that will stand up to chlorine and be easier to care for.
Well-constructed denim jeans are naturally durable but zippers do not always stand up to the durability test.
It's hard to find a coat that will stand up to weather and look good but doesn't cost a small fortune.
He will know exactly how to write a will that will stand up in court, and will almost certainly have the expertise to advise you on every aspect of dispersing your estate.
These items typically have open backs, making the act of getting dressed as stress free as possible for individuals who cannot or should not stand up.
If you are able to get out of your chair, stand up and sit down five times in a row.
Even if you have a scratch-resistant coating on your lenses, you can avoid creating deep gouges that coatings can't stand up against by keeping them in a case, whether it's just a soft pouch or a hard clamshell case.
They're still built to perform and even include stainless steel hinges to stand up to the challenges of salt water.
Do they look like they're carefully crafted to stand up to Chanel's standards of quality?
Genuine Oakleys are thoroughly tested to stand up to intense situations.
The frames are created using C5 - a composite metal which is extremely strong, and able to stand up to temperature changes as well as other wear and tear.
When that beaker turns over and liquid splatters, your eyes will be protected because the glasses are designed to hug your face or in the very least, the materials from which they're made will stand up to chemicals and flying debris.
However, if you plan to use them for sports or need them to stand up to the harsh conditions of the beach, you'll need more than the promise of 100 percent UV protection.
Look for lightweight materials that can stand up to the elements.
The frames house polycarbonate lenses that are scratch-resistant and can stand up to impact without shattering into sharp and potentially harmful shards.
Maui Jim glasses are designed to block glare, protect eyes from UV rays, and stand up to the sand and water of the beach.
Iron Wolf: The unique design of this stand-up coaster keeps guests on their toes as they challenge its two inversions and nearly vertical drop.
Iron Wolf: Watch out for a wild ride aboard the one of the world's fastest and tallest stand-up roller coasters.
Stand Up: A stand up coaster uses bicycle-type seats and heavy restraints, but riders are literally standing in the coaster train as it makes its way through the track.
Of course this is not the case, rivalries exist between millions of gamers as they fight to stand up for there favourite developers and producers as well as genres and formats.
The Michigan Governor's office stands firm behind their legislation and believes it will stand up to a suit.
The alcohol is at 14.5 percent, so it would stand up to any good barbeque.
The wines you are looking for in a barbeque are bold (so it can stand up to the rich flavors) and uncomplicated (meaning that you don't always have to go for the depth and complexity factor).
The spicy zins stand up nicely to the BBQ flavor.
Zinfandel - This wine will stand up to the richer flavors of many Thanksgiving side dishes, and it's a definite crowd pleaser.
Because of the season, holiday wines can be heartier wines that stand up to traditional flavors like turkey, currants, cranberries, prime rib and other holiday delicacies.
With the acidity to cut through heavy, creamy foods but with enough fruit and spice to stand up to bold flavors, if you prefer white wines to red wines, then you're in for a treat.
This durable metal is particularly long lasting and can stand up to the elements and rigors of repeated use.
Unlike smaller tents, cabin tents are designed to be tall enough for most people to stand up in.
Many people experience a sensation like syncope when they stand up too fast.
Next, stand up straight and brush your hair from the underside, starting at the hairline and working your way down to the tips.
Ease: If the evening may include a lengthy dinner, vigorous dancing, and other parties, can the hair style stand up to all that activity?
It may help to give yourself a hot oil treatment the night before so that your hair will be silky and stand up to the heat of the rollers, which can be damaging.
Be sure to wear the style for several hours to ensure it can stand up to dancing and other activities all night.
A hair powder can give your hair the defense it needs to stand up to the seasons, especially in humid climates.
This will allow the napkin to stand up easily on the table.
Dizziness. Changes in blood pressure and in how your blood vessels react can make you feel a bit lightheaded if you stand up quickly or remain standing very long.
The seams are double stitched so that the chair can take a beating and the frame is metal tube covered in scratch-resistant enamel so it will stand up to water and weather.
The fibers are extremely strong so towels made from this material stand up well to heavy use.
Remember all those times your parents told you to stand up straight?
A swimsuit with a very low cut top might not stand up well to swimming or chasing youngsters along the beach.
Designer swimsuits tend to be made from better material, which will stand up to immersion in chlorine or salt water and may last longer than a cheaper counterpart.
You want to stitch the hood on with heavy duty thread and stitches so that it will stand up to the rigors of your child!
Indeed, the bikini contests provide a great opportunity for Hooters franchises to stand up for important causes, show the community a good time, raise money and allow local women the chance to shine up on stage.
For decades, O'Neill has been one of the trusted names of quality bodysuits - suits that would stand up to the cold water of Northern California, especially in winter.
Portable pool liners are made to be extra thick and strong, a necessary feature if they are to stand up to frequent moving.
More than any other suit, if you sit down when it's damp, everyone will know it when you stand up again.
Wet it first: Light-colored bikinis should be wet before you head to your destination, just to make sure they can stand up to the water.
Wearing the right bikini: If your plans involve nothing more strenuous than lounging in a deck chair while reading the latest chick lit, you don't necessarily need a bikini that's going to stand up to lots of movement.
High platform sandals, or platform sneakers, will give you an extra inch of height, or three, that will redistribute your weight and force you to stand up taller.
Armed with his wits and his trusty whip, Indiana can stand up to anything - except snakes!
They stand up without a person having to hold them.
When a child pulls the smokestack lever, Rocky is able to stand up on his four back wheels, essentially allowing them to serve as his legs.
Is the toy safe and can it stand up to a child's rough play?
The KitchenAid line of stand-up mixers offers something for every cook from beginner to expert.
Unlike standard models, commercial grade kitchen equipment can stand up to the most challenging tasks and last for a long period of time.
Braces: You may find some lawn ornaments stand up easier with wood block bracing.
While it may be romantic to stand up in front of a crowd and serenade your partner, if you are an introvert, the stress alone will kill the moment.
When a man or woman is confident, he or she tends to stand up straight.
While they do not have the flash or versatility of the modern in home game systems, a stand up arcade game can appeal to his inner boy.
If I have a disagreement with one of your family members or friends, will you stand up for me?
A better quality backpack, however, may stand up to the abuse a younger child can dish out.
Individuals who carry heavy books or office paraphernalia, or those who simply want something that will stand up to regular wear and tear, may opt to carry a heavy denim tote or satchel.
They measure 14"x23"x6" and are constructed to stand up on their own.
These cute mini totes measure 10.5"x14.5"x5.5" and are also made to stand up on their own.
Unlike many manmade materials such as plastic and fabric, leather is supple and strong, and will stand up to years of abuse.
Most Roxy messengers are available in easy-care or durable materials that can stand up to the lifestyles of active women.
These robust bags stand up to even the most stressful maneuvers, and are built with details that secure the laptop and prevent it from suffering damage.
Shiny Leather Ivy Bag: If you love lady-like elegance that can still stand up to everyday use, then this is the handbag for you.
Aries can be very demanding of his partners; if he becomes overbearing it is better to stand up for yourself than to suffer in silence.
Gemini characteristics can range from a Peter Pan complex, a talented opera singer, a stand-up comedian, to a published novelist.
Aries also loves a good fight, so be sure to stand up for yourself and to intelligently defend your opinions.
Even the most well-behaved children occasionally abuse their furniture, and all kids' furniture should be able to stand up under pressure.
As soon as a player has crawled through the tunnel, he is to stand up so the next player can get through his legs.
They are also made to stand up to frequent washings.
Inseam: Your child should stand up straight and be barefooted with legs slightly apart.
The computer would have to stand up to being poked, prodded, dropped, spilled on, slammed, and probably even kicked without breaking.
In retrospect, Sally Field probably regrets giving stand-up comics a line they could have fun with for years to come.
Every once in a while, a movie comes along that just knocks the socks off its audience and makes even the most hardened critics stand up and take notice.
This channel also features an original series called Stand Up or Shut Up.
The show focuses on the ins and outs of trying to become successful as a stand up comedian.
The shoes are easy to pull on and off, and will stand up to all the action your children care to throw at them.
They're ready to stand up to the saltwater and dirt.
If you want a shoe that looks like it might stand up to some activity but is still slinky, try the Mary Jane platforms at Hot Fash.
These boots will work well on developed trails and smooth terrain, but will also stand up to the rigors of less developed areas and some backwoods terrain.
Just ask anyone whose job demands a uniform sturdy enough to stand up to daily rigor and activity - the shoes are just as important as the clothes.
The shoes are built with functionality in mind, constructed of durable materials that stand up to extreme weather conditions and stand the test of time.
The wearer is thus forced to concentrate more on each step, exerting effort to remain balanced and stand up straight.
Burrescia recommends the Asics Gel-Sustain TR 2 as a good option for people looking for a lightweight shoe that will stand up to high-intensity cross training.
The reviewer states being skeptical that such a lightweight shoe (just six ounces) could stand up to her rigorous workout, but that within one hour of putting them to the test, she "was completely sold."
The Korean-American comedian is known for her diversified interests from stand-up routines to fashion design, writing, acting and singing.
RJ: From what I understand, Lewis was always a really, good stand up guy with really strong roots and strong moral conviction.
They are designed to stand up to intensive use.
The functions that are incorporated into a sports watch include stop watch or countdown features, high levels of water resistance and high quality materials that will stand up to an active lifestyle.
All-weather mats: All-weather mats are made to stand up to some extra abuse.
If you end up with lots of jars of different things, you can bundle all of these together in a box or basket (or even stand up toilet-tissue rolls in the box and use them as dividers-decorated, of course).
Besides looking cool, cycling shorts support your legs, provide the added comfort of a padded crotch and won't get hung up on the end of the bicycle seat when you stand up out of the seat.
Half Squats: Stand up with feet hip-width apart and a weight in each hand.
Lunges: Stand up with a weight in each hand.
To get the best results, stand up as straight as possible and don't lean forward.
Instead, stand up straight and only use rails for balance if needed.
For instance, you can stand up in the pedals to "climb hills."
Rock lobsters tend to be meatier and they can stand up to the grilling process.
Some bra strap holders may not stand up to vigorous physical activity.
They help you remember to stand up straight in some cases, and give you the flawless, bump-free look you'd like under clingy dresses, pants, shirts, and light-colored fabrics.
Next, stand up and pull up the panty portion of the hose carefully over your hips.
Lesser brands may not hold up as long or offer the same sort of peace of mind, knowing they'll stand up against the test of time and offer comfort hour after hour.
Once you learn how to stand so that your spine is perfectly aligned, you can look as if you're pounds lighter without having to do a thing besides stand up straight!
Funnily enough, finding unique pajamas for women may not be as difficult as it once was, but it still seems to make people stand up and take notice.
The materials used in your luxury bra will stand up to frequent washes and regular wear better than many others, even though those average bras may look sturdier.
The material is not so delicate, however, that it will not stand up to average lounging and sleeping.
Will the real Kristin Hersh please stand up?
Mayer also has become known for his sense of humor and has dabbled in stand-up comedy, including one VH1 special.
This song isn't credited as the first rock song, but it's the breakthrough rock song - the one that made the kids (and their worried parents) stand up and notice.
By his own description, he's an intolerant man who doesn't mind bullying people who aren't able to stand up for themselves.
Collier has been on a handful of stand-up comedy shows on television, and headlined the Comedy on Duty tour, which visited troops in Iraq in 2005 and 2006.
While Suhr initially went into stand-up comedy, it is her work on Clean House as the Yard Sale Diva that she is best known for.
Topping out at 5'2", Suhr left her family's funeral business to get into stand-up comedy.
I hope to get back to stand-up comedy as well, but my current schedule is too packed for that.
Bale does an excellent job, though, much better than George Clooney, but with such seasoned veterans on screen with him, he had quite a lot of talent to stand up against.
What makes Wonder Woman stand out are her powers, her presence and her ability to stand up to injustice.
She then went on to veejay hosting duties on VH1, and after four years, she hosted her own show on the music channel Stand Up Spotlight, featuring up-and-coming comics.
YouthWEB Online: A recruiting center for young online leaders who want to stand up against online bias, bigotry and prejudice.
These volunteers believed that they needed to take a stand against the government to stand up for their rights.
On the other hand, if the entire theme of the camp is soccer for the entire summer, a simple cotton t-shirt won't stand up to the rigors of daily practices and games.
Today, the Internet provides citizens in every country an opportunity to stand up and make their voices heard.
While early seasons of the show featured short clips of Seinfeld doing his observational stand-up act, eventually that part of the show was eliminated.
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