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Their gripes may seem trivial to us, but how many worlds have you single-handedly saved?
(Cartoon Of The Day, Contributor in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

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Am I supposed to, single-handedly, strengthened only by the mythical magic of my forebears, in heroic fashion smash his armies and save the beautiful princess from his clutches to finally deliver him to...

Consultants warned the name could single-handedly bring failure.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

To Brexit fans, he is the genius who single-handedly won the EU referendum.
(Daily Mail - News, )

There are just a handful of designers who can single-handedly launch trends.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

50 years ago, Sir Francis Chichester sailed around the world single-handedly.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

He's credited for single-handedly igniting an automobile renaissance with the Corvette.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Bryce Alford almost single-handedly carried his team to victory in the NCAA tournament.
(USA Today - Sports, )

It's time to see if Apple Inc. can single-handedly energize the tepid smartwatch market.
(Andrea Chang, Tracey Lien in Los Angeles Times - Technology, )

Messi continued his legacy when he single-handedly led Argentina to the World Cup finals.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

How Isabel Ettedgui is single-handedly trying to revive century-old leather brand Connolly.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Linda Hogan says ex-husband Hulk Hogan "single-handedly" ruined the couple's 25-year marriage.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Mike Dunn is not going to immediately, nor single-handedly, fix what ails the Rockies' bullpen.
(The Denver Post - Sports, )

Mr. Westin was considered to have created, almost single-handedly, the modern field of privacy law.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

Instead, he single-handedly raised $50,000 in scholarship money for his fellow university students.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

A sex-mad tortoise which is over 100 years old has single-handedly saved his species from extinction.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Technology-related sectors may have single-handedly pulled the economy back from the brink of disaster.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Ali Reda isn’t just the best car salesman in the world, he single-handedly outsells most dealerships.
(Fox News - Lifestyle, )

Sir Nicholas almost single-handedly saved more than 650 children from death in Nazi concentration camps.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Koh Nguang How single-handedly amassed one of South East Asia's richest collections of cultural artefacts.
(BBC News - World News, )

He just must single-handedly save the planet in a war against aliens and then become a moral compass for mankind.
(John Horn in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Reza Shah single-handedly propelled Iran from a shambolic, humiliated has-been empire into a modern nation-state.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Yet a speech by a grieving father is now credited with almost single-handedly bringing the city back from the brink.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Facebook's founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg single-handedly faced the music for two days of criticism on a world stage.
(ZDNet US, )

The German innovators essentially single-handedly created the sound and look of the electronic revolution in the 1970s.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

Cam Newton once again played Superman and proved he is capable of carrying the Carolina Panthers almost single-handedly.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

In separate comments, CEO Daniel Ek has essentially credited his company with single-handedly saving the music industry.
(Tech Times - Biz Tech, )

Andy Murray single-handedly won the Davis Cup for Great Britain with his singles rubber victory over Belgium's David Goffin.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

A humble Catholic nun on a bicycle is single-handedly changing the lives of former sex slaves and rape survivors in the Congo.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Trotter was considered by many to be a pioneer in both food and wine, having single-handedly made Chicago a notable dining city.
(Jenn Harris in Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

The pensioner, who brought up two daughters single-handedly, says she is not the average pensioner and will never stop partying.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

In less than 20 months, he single-handedly turned around the perception that the old Microsoft carried for the last two decades.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Way back in 1994, Rick Wehrle single-handedly built the website for Online Career Center, one of the very first online job boards.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

'Coco' is now a sure bet to single-handedly out-gross the cumulative earnings of all 11 previous Pixar releases in China combined.
(Rob Cain, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick against Wolfsburg on Tuesday single-handedly earned his side a spot in the Champions League semi-finals.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson says it would be "unfair" to expect Wilfried Zaha to single-handedly save the club from relegation.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Wolf Hall author Hilary Mantel single-handedly turned Thomas Cromwell from a villain to a ‘real hero’, historian Tracy Borman said.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Leah Remini agreed with "Real Time" host Bill Maher that Tom Cruise could "single-handedly" put an end to Scientology.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Sub-Lieutenant Reginald 'Rex' Warneford was awarded the medal for outstanding valour aged 23 when he single-handedly destroyed a Zeppelin.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Nicholas Winton almost single-handedly saved more than 650 Jewish children from the Holocaust, earning the label of "Britain's Schindler".
(The Independent - People, )

Twisting a screwdriver, removing a bottle cap, and peeling a banana are just a few simple tasks that are tricky to pull off single-handedly.
(Science Daily - News, )

And the three officials will not collectively make so many obvious mistakes that they single-handedly cause a winning team to lose the game.
(Forbes - Business, )

A conference of flat Earth believers met in the UK to hash out new ideas and pat themselves on the back for single-handedly disproving NASA.
(Trevor Nace, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

Tracey Curtis-Taylor, a pilot who is attempting to become only the second woman to fly single-handedly from the UK to Australia, reaches Asia.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Mpumalanga batter Shania-Lee Swart single-handedly wins an U19s match, hitting 160 from 86 balls, while the rest of the team are out for ducks.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

President Obama awards the Medal of Honor to a soldier who single-handedly fended off a Taliban attack after his comrades were killed or relocated.
(BBC News - World News, )

Peter Anthony's hybrid of documentary and docudrama recounts the tale of the Soviet military officer who single-handedly averted nuclear catastrophe.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

After a season of leading Celtic's forward line almost single-handedly, Leigh Griffiths sees potential in a newly-formed partnership with Colin Kazim-Richards.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

THR film critic Stephen Dalton offers some friendly free advice to help prevent the director from single-handedly destroying the comic book action movie genre.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

After three years of almost single-handedly juicing up the slow-growing economy, Janet L. Yellen and the Federal Reserve should be looking at easier days ahead.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

It has emerged Tracey Curtis-Taylor, 54, the self-styled ‘Bird in a bi-plane’, honoured for flying across the globe single-handedly, may have had a co-pilot.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Roberto Martinez insists Ross Barkley is ready to impress at the World Cup but warned it would be foolish to think he can single-handedly carry England’s hopes.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Norman and Irma Braman plan to single-handedly fund the design and construction of South Florida’s newest major museum, the Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Payet has all the skill, flair, attitude and football charisma that Hammers fans love and on Monday night, under lights, he won them a game almost single-handedly.
(The Independent - Football, )

Paul J. Taubman has single-handedly accounted for $175 billion in deals over the last year, which has had Wall Street bankers buzzing with a mix of admiration and envy.
(The New York Times - Business, )

The birth has single-handedly increased the global population of Siamese crocs by 2 per cent after eight of the animals hatched at Crocodiles of the World in Oxfordshire.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Queen Letizia has been the subject of much style buzz, with the New York Times even suggesting the Spanish royal may single-handedly boost the country’s fashion industry.
(NBC Today, )

Nicholas Winton, a humanitarian who almost single-handedly saved more than 650 Jewish children from the Holocaust, earning himself the label "Britain's Schindler," has died.
(CBC News in CBC News - World, )

Bayern Munich midfielder Xabi Alonso has hailed the 'inspirational' Steven Gerrard for his ability to single-handedly turn a game in Liverpool's favour with moments of magic.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Max Mosley is almost single-handedly bankrolling London-based Impress, the organisation set up to offer ‘independent’ regulation of the Press under the Government scheme.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Tim Bengel, 24, from Stuttgart, Germany, has single-handedly reinvented the sandcastle through his unique way of creating amazing artwork using just a sticky canvas and sand.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Jamal Murray tried to single-handedly will the Nuggets back into the game, slamming home two thunderous dunks before finishing a finger roll layup to start the third quarter.
(The Denver Post - Sports, )

A veteran British angler has released extraordinary footage of the moment he single-handedly caught an eight-foot, 450lb (204kg) shark just one mile from a popular Devon beach.
(The Independent - World News, )

Samir Nasri claims only Cristiano Ronaldo is better than his red-hot Man City team-mate Sergio Aguero, who almost single-handedly revived City's Champions League hopes on Tuesday.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The hapless sailor was trying to sail his 32ft yacht single-handedly from Milford Haven in Wales to Portsmouth, Hampshire, when he got stuck in shallow water in Poole Harbour, Dorset.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Elvis Presley ordered a Rolls-Royce Phantom V in 1961, single-handedly pulling Rolls-Royce out of its staggering Downton Abbey milieu and catapulting it headlong into 1960s pop culture.
(Forbes - Business, )

Lionel Messi proved once more he is the man for the big occasion as he single-handedly sealed Argentina's World Cup place, while closing the gap on his rival Ronaldo in the treble stakes.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Elsa Hammond, 29, planned on single-handedly rowing from California to Hawaii as part of the Great Pacific Race - aiming to complete her challenge within 99 days to break the world record.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Anthony Joshua has almost single-handedly resurrected the heavyweight division from its ten-year slumber - and he's now set his sights on cementing his position at the top level of boxing.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Ketan Aggarwal, 30, from Southall, London, proved he was anything but stupid by hitting the library books to learn law and single-handedly beat the multi-million pound company's legal team.
(Daily Mail - News, )

He almost single-handedly pioneered make-up for men during the 1980s, so it should come as no surprise that Duran Duran founder Nick Rhodes is again at the vanguard of the cosmetics industry.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Ditching non-compete contracts in favor of daily meditation breaks, evening group excursions and annual personal retreats, she’s single-handedly redefining the concept of work-life balance.
(Claire Coghlan, Contributor in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Many of those who enjoyed Gerard Butler's disgraced secret service agent single-handedly saving president Aaron Eckhart's butt the first time will likely turn up to see him do it all over again.
(The Hollywood Reporter - International, )

Many of those who enjoyed Gerard Butler's disgraced Secret Service agent single-handedly saving president Aaron Eckhart's butt the first time will likely turn up to see him do it all over again.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Dele Alli underlined his growing reputation by single-handedly ending Chelsea's 13-match winning run Wednesday, scoring two goals to give Tottenham a -0 victory over the Premier League leaders.
(Rob Harris in CBC Sports, )

PETE JENSON: It's only six months after Messi single-handedly landed Argentina in the World Cup finals and the accusations are flying that he wields too much influence and, in effect, picks the team.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Special mention must go to the nuns’ luncheon spread – those slices of wafer ham, Battenberg cake and dainty triangle sandwiches may have single-handedly revived the reputation of British cuisine.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Ryon Healy homered twice to drive in a career-high five runs, single-handedly backing Sean Manaea's fourth straight winning start as the Oakland Athletics beat the Toronto Blue Jays -3 on Monday night.
(The Associated Press in CBC Sports, )

Paul George scored 31 of his 37 points in the second half Wednesday night and almost single-handedly kept the Indiana Pacers alive in the Eastern Conference finals with a -90 victory over the Miami Heat.
(Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

Dan Haren drove in two runs, scored two more and took a shutout bid into the seventh inning to almost single-handedly lead the Miami Marlins to a -2 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday night.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

Moments after almost single-handedly hauling the Cleveland Cavaliers to a narrow Game 7 win over Indiana on Sunday, LeBron James told reporters through droopy eyelids that he was tired and wanted to go home.
(Lori Ewing in CBC Sports, )

Just when Washington and Nato feared they were going to be bombing Isis on their own, the self-styled “Islamic State” has single-handedly created a new Arab military alliance to bomb the West’s enemies.
(The Independent - World News, )

The Seattle Police Department has reassigned an officer who single-handedly issued about 80 per cent of the marijuana tickets handed out in the city during the first half of this year, authorities said on Wednesday.
(Reuters in CBC News - World, )

A heroic Spanish police officer on Friday single-handedly killed four of the five suspects who were believed to have carried out a terror attack in the Catalan seaside town of Cambrils, a senior police official said.
(Fox News - World, )

Many industry analysts see digital sales as the future of video game retail and, at one point, Microsoft’s Xbox One was even set to block used games at the system level, single-handedly destroying the second-hand market.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

He won the Champions League and is his country's all-time leading goal scorer, but this isn't a story about a famous footballer rather a man who has almost single-handedly transformed the fortunes of handball in his homeland.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Donald Trump single-handedly turned the established political world on its head – a septuagenarian knight in slightly tarnished armor, jousting as champion for millions of American voters who felt themselves disenfranchised.
(Shellie Karabell, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

Well, it has – and over the past two days, Nigel Farage has been conducting what his people grandly call a “reshuffle” to overcome the idea he runs the whole show single-handedly, and to give the party a more modern finish.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

’s anything we should all take away from this it’s that recycling is single-handedly the most important and immediate thing you can do for the planet," says the actress at Kiehl's Recycle Across America campaign launch party.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

As the Dodgers boarded a flight home Sunday night, soon after Clayton Kershaw had almost single-handedly evened the National League Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs at a game apiece, Rich Hill cracked a joke to his wife.
(Los Angeles Times - Motor Racing, )

"If there’s anything we should all take away from this it’s that recycling is single-handedly the most important and immediate thing you can do for the planet," says the actress at Kiehl's Recycle Across America campaign launch party.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

His 55 points were the most ever scored by a Cavaliers player at home and one shy of James' franchise- record 56 in a game in Toronto on March 2005. The fourth-year point guard almost single-handedly extended Cleveland's winning streak.
(Fox News - Sports, )

Bocuse, the "emperor" of French cuisine, revolutionized the moribund style of cooking known as haute cuisine and almost single-handedly gave life to cuisine du marché, which spawned a generation of what we now call farm-to-table restaurants.
(Ronald Holden, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

From backstage at runway shows for top designers to the research lab of Procter & Gamble, WSJ. Magazine's Fashion Innovator of the Year is a makeup artist that sets the trends season after season—and single-handedly changes the face of beauty.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

In 1921, Louis Sonney, having single-handedly captured bandit Roy Gardner, "the most hunted man in Pacific Coast history," played himself in a film called “Crime Doesn’t Pay” and toured the nation with it on the Pantages vaudeville circuit.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Kevin Durant had 37 points, 11 rebounds and four blocked shots and almost single-handedly led the undermanned Golden State Warriors' fourth-quarter rally past the San Antonio Spurs for a -107 win Thursday night after Stephen Curry went down early.
(Los Angeles Times - Motor Racing, )

“black-ish” creator Kenya Barris is surprisingly modest for a writer who has almost single-handedly raised the bar for serious-minded sitcom writers everywhere. “We’re not preaching,” he told a recent PaleyFest crowd. “We’re not teaching.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

While the myRA will not single-handedly solve America’s retirement income crisis it could positively impact savings and retirement preparedness by teaching people the benefits of saving money at an early age and by simplifying the process of saving in a tax advantaged vehicle.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Douglas Kneale may never know whether he single-handedly helped Alice Munro come to the attention of the Nobel Prize committee, but the Brock University dean of humanities knows he's had a crush on her since she gave a reading to his second-year Canadian literature class in 1974.
(Douglas Kneale,special to in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

On an early July morning six years ago, Army Staff Sgt. Ryan M. Pitts, his arms and legs wounded by shrapnel, single-handedly defended an observation post near the village of Wanat in Afghanistan, preventing it from being overrun in a battle that claimed nine of his fellow soldiers.
(Marianne LeVine in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

She's brassy, hilarious and just about the only comedian around who can almost single-handedly carry a movie to a $35 million opening: "Tammy" star Melissa McCarthy is on the cover of our Summer Double issue (on stands now), flexing her muscles for a revealing story that details her long rise to stardom and her (sometimes unusual) acting techniques.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

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