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mayhem

(mā′hĕm)
1. Interpersonal violence or disfigurement.
2. Chaos (e.g., in the organization of the workplace, in the administration of clinical, managerial, or research activities).
3. Physiological disruption (e.g., by a virulent infection or a severe metabolic illness).
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Over the past four weeks, college football fans have battled it out on Twitter by voting for Mayhem to inflict mischief on their rivals during the Georgia vs.
The mayhem of which I spoke ten years ago, the real mayhem, is still to come, and none of our political masters have the will to stop it.
Mayhem said she has given up "everything" to make a go of the relationship, her second marriage.
All are sized at less than a 48 eye but more importantly according to the company "they all wear small overall': Pictured is the resulting Mayhem 85o8 in red stripe which has laser cut double layered sheet metal temples.
In a nutshell: Violent comedy about married assassins starts out fun and fairly sophisticated, descends into one-joke mayhem.
Saturday morning children's show Ministry of Mayhem has been criticised by watchdogs over a stunt which could encourage children to set their hands on fire.
Details of death and mayhem are appropriate, yet not too graphic.
THE MEN IN BLACK SUNGLASSES ARE BACK THIS summer and fall in three blockbusters, packing enough apocalyptic mayhem to keep movie fans everywhere as happy as cocooning couch potatoes with a universal remote, In The Matrix (both Reloaded and Revolutions) and The Terminator (Rise of the Machines) humanity is pitted against technology in a merciless and mechanized Armageddon that raises the specter of unruly machines seizing control of the planet.
On September 21, three weeks later, with daily mayhem still continuing, police finally arrested six young troublemakers.
Cameron documented this ingeniously clumsy suburban mayhem on video for several years (long before the art-school ingenues who've exploited it recently), assembling myriad fancy edits before deciding to shoot an afternoon's matches straight, with two Super-8 cameras, letting the thing speak for itself, more or less.
NEW UDUPI, India -- 99Games, creators of App Store titles including WordsWorth and The Jim & Frank Mysteries, today announced its latest title, Nightclub Mayhem for iPad, is now available on the App Store.