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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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Ray also distills ephemeral moments into memorable turns of phrase: Propelled by power-pop riffs that recall late '70s radio faves Cheap Trick, "Driver Education" fires off quick sketches of crushes on suicidal classmates, pollen dust and Pixie Stix, and kisses that taste like Marlboros and Reese's Peanut Butter Cups.
This Green Bay quintet is young in age but fires off '60s-style rave ups with accuracy .
The SpeedCurb has no film, is live all the time and is digitally linked to a control centre that automatically fires off tickets.