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British artist and writer of nonsense verse (1812-1888)


the hero of William Shakespeare's tragedy who was betrayed and mistreated by two of his scheming daughters


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So he turned Lear into a media mogul: the king of money and information, a billionaire who controls boardrooms and newspapers across the world.
The incongruities stem in part, as Uglow notes, from the fact that Lear himself was not always certain of his direction.
Lear set up in Sunderland in 2011 to create its first UK foam manufacturing facility for vehicle seating.
We were doing the immigrant experience, which occurred when the Irish came here, when the Jews came here, when the Italians came here," Lear says.
Lear is a global brand with production facilities in 36 countries and 140,000-strong workforce.
Originally, the character Lear operates only on the level of the "cruel earth" or natural world, believing in a materialistic view of "nothing" and "something" as merely physical states arising from predictable physical causes, as he threatens Cordelia that "nothing will come of nothing," and that she and her disinheritance come of her ingratitude just as oaks come from acorns (1.
Qualcomm Halo WEVC technology will be included by Lear in its product portfolio to commercialise WEVC systems for Plug-In Hybrid (PHEV) and Electric Vehicles (EV) manufacturers, as well as wireless charging infrastructure companies.
Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) and Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA), a leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical systems, today announced that they have entered into a Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging (WEVC) license agreement.
The accuracy is in the precision with which Lear steers the story
As part of the acquisition, Lear has hired key members of Autonet Mobile's software and product development team.
Lear Corporation based in Southfield, Michigan the leading global supplier of automotive parts, announced plans to open new plant in Gostivar, Macedonia in summer 2016.
But the new production of King Lear, premiering at the Viaduct Theatre in Dean Clough Mills, Halifax, on February 27, will not be the 80-yearold cultural giant's first involvement with the company.
Archie Bunker, George Jefferson, Mary Hartman, Maude Findlay are just a handful of the iconic characters Norman Lear created for television.
NEW YORK -- From the moment Norman Lear began writing his memoir, he knew what the first line would be: "When I was a boy I thought that if I could turn a screw in my father's head just a sixteenth of an inch one way or the other, it might help him to tell the difference between right and wrong.