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a pipe of the bagpipe that is tuned to produce a single continuous tone

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When we've talked with clients, everyone is doing some kind of risk management, and they want to know, 'How am I doing compared to the competition or in terms of S&P coming in [to assess risk management efforts]," says Theresa Bourdon, group managing director at Aon Global Risk Consulting, who led the project.
I felt like they should've done more on that show on why it's important to plant trees," said Niece, 35, whose husband, Eric, is a longtime friend of Linkin Park drummer Rob Bourdon.
This expansion of the crisis into multiple states is fairly new, Bourdon said.
Bourdon was involved in the French Revolution from the start as an elector of Paris, a "conqueror of the Bastille," a member of the insurrectionary Paris Commune, a "Montagnard" deputy and a representative on mission.
MD Richard Bourdon said European rationalisation was unlikely as Georgia-Pacific had no paper interests here.
He was a good citizen and above all the biggest taxpayer in the commune", lamented Mayor Jean-Pierre Bourdon.
According to Pascal Bourdon from Agence France Press, "France 3 has succeeded in finding a niche thanks to a mix of cultural and popular programming and influential newscasts.
For many students with disabilities, as with students in general, a college education became the first step towards independence, a career, financial security, and self-sustenance (Fichten, Amsel, Bourdon, & Creti, 1988).
Playfood sales are booming," says Toys `R' Us spokesperson Angela Bourdon.
Bourdon, III, group senior vice president of Enterprise's general partner, is scheduled to present at the Citi 5th Annual Basic Materials Symposium on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 1:00 p.
This acquisition opens new opportunities for us to grow by extending our midstream services to several producers operating farther west in the Cleveland Sands Play where wells continue to provide attractive returns," said Enable Midstream President and CEO Lynn Bourdon.
In the Professional category, San Francisco General Manager and Partner Bill Bourdon was recognized with the Media Relations Professional of the Year award for his outstanding contributions to the agency's growth; exceptional employee mentoring and retention skills; and award-winning campaign strategies - all while maintaining the highest levels of client satisfaction possible.
Perry Ghilarducci in the jam 14 Scramento Bee, and Michael Eisenberg and Jean-Luc Bourdon in the Feb.
The relievers gave Worcester chances from there, though, as Nick Serino pitched two innings of one-hit ball, Michael Bourdon only allowed one hit in his inning, and Matt McDonald closed it with a one-hit 11th.
Karlheinz Bourdon, Vice President of Technologies in the Injection Moulding Machinery Segment of KraussMaffei.