Shutdown

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Shutdown

1. See: Government shutdown.

2. See: Liquidation.

3. See: Lockout.
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A report of the incident said: "Although none of the involved clinicians felt the accidental pressing of the emergency power off button changed the outcome, the radiology suite has had a cage placed over the button.
He recalled the chats he had with his own parents about watching too much TV and declared: "The off button is a great regulator.
So, will this be another year of pressing the off button and going to bed?
and reality programmes make me instantly reach for the off button onmy remote control, while the same old films are repeated so often on numerous channels that you know the script.
Telly coverage of the General Election was so boring four in 10 people reached for the off button, it was revealed yesterday.
I know teens press the off button as soon as someone starts lecturing.
Heritage Secretary Virginia Bottomley has told parents to combat TV sex and violence - with the off button.
THOSE of us who watched The X Factor final in the presence of a small child all had moments when we looked longingly at the off button.
But it had parents who had just picked up their children from class reaching for the off button.
They will reach for the off button if their oncefavourite programme is dismantled just to reduce the average age of the presenting staff.
Tips that can be put into immediate practice to heal difficult relationships supplement insights on forgiveness, happiness, and how to turn off buttons that make family experience roadblocks instead of affection.
On and off buttons are so cliche: Kyocera's ultrathin SL400R flips open to take pictures, thanks to a snazzy swivel design.