stand in

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be a substitute

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Food experts and their employers, who have millions of dollars riding on their ability to create designer fats, stand in awe of the real thing.
For a critical meeting, lobbyists would hire bike messengers at $10 to $30 an hour to "stand in" for them from early dawn, sometimes all night, in a line that ran around the comer.
For Part 2, "The Stand Ins," you'll have to buy a ticket to see the band live at the McDonald Theatre, which hosts a Saturday show with Sea Wolf opening.
The Pitchfork reviewer rated "The Stand Ins" 8 on a scale of 10.
Paste liked "The Stand Ins" even more, giving the album a 91 rating out of 100.