on the line

on the line at serious risk.
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  • The Dot and the Line — The Dot and the Line: A Romance in Lower Mathematics (ISBN 1 58717 066 3) is a book written and illustrated by Norton Juster, first published by Random House in 1963. The title is a reference to by Edwin Abbott Abbott.In 1965, famed animator… …   Wikipedia

  • The Line, the Cross & the Curve — Infobox Film name = The Line, The Cross and the Curve imdb id = 0107421 producer = Margarita Doyle director = Kate Bush writer = Kate Bush starring = Kate Bush Miranda Richardson Lindsay Kemp music = Kate Bush cinematography = Roger Pratt editing …   Wikipedia

  • The Line of Beauty — Infobox Book | name = The Line of Beauty title orig = translator = image caption = author = Alan Hollinghurst illustrator = cover artist = country = UK language = English series = subject = genre = Gay, historical novel publisher = Picador Books… …   Wikipedia

  • On the line — Line Line, n. [OE. line, AS. l[=i]ne cable, hawser, prob. from L. linea a linen thread, string, line, fr. linum flax, thread, linen, cable; but the English word was influenced by F. ligne line, from the same L. word linea. See {Linen}.] 1. A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Over-the-line — is a bat and ball sport, a game related to baseball and softball. Like those games, you have the batter, pitcher, and fielders. Because a game requires only three people per team, it s considerably easier to get a good informal game going.… …   Wikipedia

  • Toe the line — is an idiomatic expression with disputed origins. It is often equated to toe the mark, which has the same meaning: to conform to a rule or a standard. One documented origin of the phrase is as an athletics analogy that originated in the early… …   Wikipedia

  • Walk the Line — Infobox Film name = Walk the Line producer = James Keach Cathy Konrad director = James Mangold writer = Gill Dennis James Mangold starring = Joaquin Phoenix nowrap|Reese Witherspoon Ginnifer Goodwin Robert Patrick music = T Bone Burnett… …   Wikipedia

  • Draw the Line — Draw the Line …   Википедия

  • On the Line — may refer to: In film: On the Line (film), a 2001 American romantic comedy Shane Stanley Stacy Sanches Jeff Fahey In music: On the Line (album), an album by Gary U.S. Bonds On the Line (soundtrack), a soundtrack album from the 2001 film On the… …   Wikipedia

  • Across The Line — is a programme on BBC Radio Ulster (92– 95 FM). It broadcasts Monday, 7.30pm to 10.00 pm and Saturday, 12.05 am to 02.00 am. Rigsy (real name David O Reilly) presents the Monday programme. Saturday is the Dance show and is presented by Paul… …   Wikipedia

  • Above the line — may refer to: *Above the line (filmmaking), an accounting term used in film production to denote expenditures that occur prior to filming *Above the line (advertising), an advertising strategy to promote brands through conventional forms of mass… …   Wikipedia

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