Context is everything and as a result of their, supposedly, glorious days of Empire they stood at the top of the heap
. From there the "view" was unobstructed, they could "see" to a far horizon.
At the top of the heap
was "Wicked" ($2,125,740), setting a new bar for best-ever week on the Rialto for the third time in six weeks.
However, from the standpoint of that mysterious principle of evolution that has seen life on Earth transformed step by step from a single-cell like an amoeba right up through members of the animal kingdom to man at the top of the heap
, perhaps it does make a kind of sense.
Our paper quality, photo quality and page count remains at the top of the heap
in the "gunzine" arena--and it's for a reason.
If so, Ford's "fill every niche" strategy might keep the F-150 at the top of the heap
in the increasingly competitive full-size truck segment.--KEW
It's broadly the usual five at the top of the heap
and the same five at the bottom.
For a number of years in the early to mid-1990s, the Lotus twin-cam Turbo remained at the top of the heap
SILVER CHARM, who sat at the top of the heap
of America's best older runners earlier this year after his victory in the Dubai World Cup, will run in Saturday's Kentucky Cup Classic at Turfway Park