pied piper

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a leader who entices people to follow (especially to their doom)

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the title character in a German folk tale and in a poem by Robert Browning

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Be assured, unlike a succession of compliant previous managers this club has employed Benitez, like the Pied Piper of Hamlyn, is his own man.
Speaking about the pub's reopening, general manager David Watson said: "We're so pleased at how great the Pied Piper looks after its refurbishment, and we were so proud to have had darts legend Glen reopen the pub for us.
The Pied Piper crew members are cynical about their chances, but the opportunity to build something that could one day be worth millions keeps them motivated--zoning restrictions be damned.
160715ENAB_01 Following the Pied Piper of Hamelin at Holmfirth Junior and Infants
With a script that includes lots of topical jokes, The Pied Piper of Hamelin has been adapted to titillate the tastes of local audiences.
London, May 13 ( ANI ): ron Spelling once drafted a movie concept where he wanted Michael Jackson to play Pied Piper of Hamelin character, it has been revealed.
OPERATION Pied Piper was the code name for the wartime government's evacuation project, to take children to the safety of the countryside after the outbreak of war.
com The Pied Piper A family show based on the famous story of the Pied Piper of Hamelin, until January 11.
A jongleur who plies his skill to rid Hamelin of rats, and who then, when refused payment, wields his instrument to lure away the town's children, the Pied Piper allegorizes the conscription of music into civic policing and market exchange.
Dubai: Some 300 primary students of JSS Private School recently gave life to the story of The Pied Piper of Hamelin in a musical that was staged at the school for the first time.
Summary: JSS Private School in Dubai came up with its first musical concert, The Pied Piper of Hamelin, on March 14.
These are the followers of the Pied Piper who is showing them prosperous life with technology which may turn out to be a mere projection to win business resulting often is hostile takeovers of the small and medium enterprises.
As Dallas co-star Linda Gray said yesterday: "Larry was the Pied Piper of life.
I learnt about Karachi's Basheer & The Pied Piper while listening to an excellent (if a bit verbose) podcast from Song By Toad, a music blog based in Scotland.
Cops were called to the sombre gathering at the Pied Piper in Cannock, Staffordshire, on Wednesday night.