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Fire

Somewhat informal; to terminate the employment of an employee. An employee may be fired for cause, such as for sexual harassment or absenteeism, or, in many cases, without cause. A fired employee is often eligible to collect unemployment insurance for a certain period of time.
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Some of the ultra cool production feats that the GoT team managed to pull off include - a scene where 20 men were set on fire simultaneously for 12 seconds, Danny (Emilia Clarke) riding a giant motion-based dragon simulator to fly in concert with the movements of the dragon, burning 27 wagons in a shot to perfectly sync with the dragon's fire-breathing attack, the use on an eco-friendly dye to for the charcoal burnt look of props, shooting with 8 cameras, the use of three different tracking vehicles, a special contraption to make the Dothrakis stand on their horses while attacking, and much more.
Hiding her age, sleeping on the streets and avoiding fights with other buskers, Ally discovers that there's more to life as a fire-breathing busker than not getting burned.
As the name suggests, there was a lot of fire, including a walk-through archway, fire-breathing, mechanical passion flowers and a flaming Viking Ship "sailing" on the prom.
With entry to see a life-sized Maleficent fire-breathing dragon in Disney World Resort's new Festival of Fantasy Parade at the Magic Kingdom, and the chance to meet and greet with the Sleeping Beauty herself, Princess Aurora, (the target of Maleficent's evil plans) in the France Pavilion of Epcot Park, families will see no end to the devilish, Disney fun.
It has true love, ambition, magic, betrayal, battles, pixies and a magnificent fire-breathing dragon.
Sydney - Australia's national science agency issued a rare apology to a seven-year-old girl for not being able to make her a fire-breathing dragon, blaming a lack of research into the mythical creatures.
She is wholly unprepared to face a fire-breathing dragon.
Competitors and spectators agreed it was a fire-breathing success.
THOUSANDS of visitors to Newcastle will this weekend come face to face with a fire-breathing dragon as the Maker Faire takes over the Life Science Centre.
London, May 28 ( ANI ): A fire-breathing vicar caught the attention of the congregation in his Gloucestershire church, with a party trick that he learnt in order to entertain friends at barbecues.
30pm Kirklees Council has announced that this year's Spirit event will once again feature the fantastic mechanical animals of Spanish performers Sarruga, who wowed audiences with their fire-breathing dragons two years ago.
These blood-spitting, fire-breathing, smoke machine-utilizing shock rockers, who call themselves KISS Forever, are admittedly out there to put smiles on faces and have a great time.