Rat Race

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A difficult, tiring, often competitive activity or routine, especially referring to one’s job
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CUTLINE: (1) Competitors begin the 50th annual Athol-Orange River Rat Race in earnest Saturday.
jonpurnell, right, and Jerome Donagh, left, training on the Merthyr Mawr sand dunes with Jon''s two dogs, Maximus and Hercules, to get ready to take part in the forthcoming Full Mucker Dirty Rat Race Pictures: Richard Swingler
During the registration process, guests can easily add airfare to the Gym Rat Race package with Funjet Vacations, book pre- or post-event travel, or add excursions and tours for their time in Mexico.
It's also easy to see how you get hooked - after one class I'm pondering July's Rat Race.
WHOOSH Shooting 'rapids' was part of the challenge BELFAST BOY Ball skills moment THEY'RE OFF More than 200 set off in Belfast's Rat Race at the weekend
Enlarging upon themes are new details on the secretive rat race which gamers can use in their games, paired with new adventures and descriptions.
The Sadie Cove Wilderness Lodge, only 10 miles as the crow flies from the fishing village of Homer, was worlds away from the rat race I was leaving behind for a week.
A lot of them try to stay right in the North, since the reason they came here in the first place was to experience a smaller city, perhaps more like their hometown, away from the rat race that is Toronto.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- After toiling for Ernst and Young for three years and then as a controller for two more, CPA Troy Patton decided it Troy Patton, CPA was time to leave Indianapolis, IN the rat race and get out on his own.
People in their 30s are cashing in on the equity they have in their homes to leave the rat race and do something more meaningful.
As Lily Tomlin said, "The bad thing about winning the rat race is that you're still a rat
Former high-powered executive Peter McLennon has abandoned the rat race which cost him his health and his marriage.