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Pork Chop

An arrangement in which an employee of the New York Stock Exchange takes orders at a trading booth on behalf the broker who owns it in exchange for a fee. The pork chop enables the broker to take and solicit orders somewhere off the trading floor while still fulfilling his/her duties on the trading floor.
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Rick thinks Porkchop exploded because it got clogged.
All animals are named by the kids at our house, and the pigs were no exception--however, my daughter broke with her usual naming convention of adding an "ey" to the end of an animal name and named hers Bacon; my son followed suit with Porkchop.
One minute you'll be battling with Zurg, navigating his base through mazes and puzzles and the next you will be creeping across the garden of the Day Care centre or chasing down a train on the heels of the evil Dr Porkchop.
And the one I am looking forward to most is James Morton's Porkchop.
We'd go up to Harlem," says poet David Henderson, "and we would see the orator Porkchop Davis on his ladder, near Lewis Michaux's bookstore.
Piggy sisters Porkchop, Crackling and Porkpie, brother Rasher and mum Snuffles demolished the duck house, made a mud bath of the donkey field and left their sty a mangled wreck.
Doug's First Movie features the award-winning children's cartoon character along with his pals Porkchop and Patti Mayonnaise, while An Extremeley Goofy Movie features the popular popular character as he follows his son to college
It's all gloriously tacky - contestants are given names like Miss Porkchop and Mr Cheese Fondue - and done firmly with tongue in cheek.
Food metaphors are crucial to the rhetoric of intense affection, whether it be the love we feel for our children, pets, or spouses, whom we bake, brown, broil, and barbecue with such succulent sobriquets as Lambchop, Porkchop, Dumpling, and Sweetpea.
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He says: "An emergency meeting was called, but only because Britney was afraid her dog, Bit Bit, was pregnant by her brother Brian's dog, Porkchop.