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  Griffin Webworks - Portland Website Design & Blog Design
Griffin Webworks - Portland Website Design and Blog Design
Griffin Webworks is a one-man design shop located in Portland, Oregon that specializes in Website & Blog Design.
The one man behind all this, Chris Griffin, has been part of the web world in one form or another since 1999.
griffinwebworks.com   (57 words)

The griffin or gryphon is a mythical quadruped with the foreparts of an eagle and the rear, tail and hindquarters of a lion.
In its body, the griffin is blessed with the speed, flight, and penetrating vision of the eagle and the strength, courage, and majesty of the lion.
The griffin was also an embodiment of Nemesis, the goddess of vengeance and retribution, and turned her wheel of fortune.
www.monstrous.com /monsters/griffins.htm   (993 words)

 Griffins - Crystalinks
Griffins are portrayed with a lion's body, an eagle's head and wings, long ears, and an eagle's claws, to indicate that one must combine intelligence and strength.
A griffin is a fabulous animal, symbolically significant for its domination of both the earth and the sky - because of its lion's body and eagle's head and wings.
In Greece the griffin was a symbol of vigilant strength; Apollo rode one, and griffins guarded the gold of the Hyperboreans of the far north.
www.crystalinks.com /griffins.html   (785 words)

 Griffin Homework Page
The griffin is a mythical creature with the face, beak, talons and wings of an eagle and the body of a lion.
Because of the griffin's strength and powers of sight, it was believed to guard hidden treasures and hide them in their nests with their young.
Griffins are portrayed with a lion's body, an eagle's head, long ears, and an eagle's claws, to indicate that one must combine intelligence and strength.
www.thanasis.com /griffin.htm   (1303 words)

 Griffin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The griffin is generally represented with four legs, wings and a beak, with eagle-like talons in place of a lion's forelegs and feathered, equine-like ears jutting from its skull.
Griffins were consecrated to the Sun; and ancient painters represented the chariot of the Sun as drawn by griffins.
In architectural decoration the griffin is usually represented as a four-footed beast with wings and the head of a leopard or tiger with horns, or with the head and beak of an eagle.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Griffin   (2389 words)

The Griffin is a legendary creature with the head, beak and wings of an eagle, the body of a lion and occasionally the tail of a serpent or scorpion.
Its origin lies somewhere in the Middle East where it is found in the paintings and sculptures of the ancient Babylonians, Assyrians and Persians.
Griffins were frequently used as gargoyles on medieval churches and buildings.
www.pantheon.org /articles/g/griffin.html   (127 words)

Griffin read, annotated, and corrected the thesis draft, and the following passage can be regarded as a statement from him on the subject as he recalled events in his life four decades earlier.
Griffin also served as Wright's secretary­office manager, writing to clients on behalf of Wright in a clear and direct prose style that is quite at variance with the several murky passages in his explanation of the plan of Canberra that he submitted in the competition of 1911­12.
Despite his interest in the subject, Griffin at the time of the Canberra competition was not identified with the vigorously growing American city planning movement.
www.library.cornell.edu /Reps/DOCS/griffin.htm   (5364 words)

 Kathy Griffin News
Kathy Griffin, the stand-up comedian and actress best known for her portrayal as Brooke Shield's sarcastic colleague Vickie Groener on the NBC sitcom 'Suddenly Susan,' performs at Stamford's Palace Theatre...
Kathy Griffin, celeb-deflating star of Bravo's My Life on the D-List, could be moving up a letter or two if she snags the Emmy she's up for Sunday night.
So blessed is comedian Kathy Griffin, who debuted on the D-list through her role on the Brooke Shields-led sitcom Suddenly Susan and who now holds court over pseudo-stars on Bravo's My Life on the D-List.
www.topix.net /who/kathy-griffin   (699 words)

 Griffin, Georgia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Griffin is a city in Spalding County, Georgia, United States.
Western legend Doc Holliday who fought with Wyatt Earp at the OK Corral, was born and established his dental practice in Griffin before moving west for health reasons.
Hall of Fame offensive tackle Rayfield Wright was born in Griffin.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Griffin,_Georgia   (592 words)

 The Griffin Clan
Many Griffin (Griffin) have never had contact with a branch of the association, and have little idea of our proud heritage, or how we share it amongst one another.
Members of the Clan Griffin (Griffin) Association learn of this heritage, and celebrate it in their lives.
It cannot be stressed enough that the Clan Griffin (Griffin) Association is not simply a group of individuals "stuck in the past." One of the association's primary goals worldwide is to find a place for our culture in both the present and the future.
www.orgsites.com /ut/thegriffinclan   (1239 words)

 SPACE.com -- Former NASA Exploration Chief Gets Nod as Next NASA Administrator
Mike Griffin, Space Department Head at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, is expected to be announced as the next NASA Administrator, sources say.
The White House confirmed Friday that President Bush intends to nominate Mike Griffin, head of the space department at Johns Hopkins University’s Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) to be the next NASA Administrator.
In an interview last November, Griffin said he felt today’s political atmosphere is different than it was the last time the White House set big exploration goals for he U.S. Space agency.
www.space.com /news/griffin_nasa_050311.html   (1451 words)

 TPWD: Fort Griffin State Park and Historic Site
History: Fort Griffin State Park and Historic Site is 506.2 acres, with 1500 feet of river area north of Albany in Shackelford County.
Fort Griffin once held command of the southern plains, saw the end of both the great herds of buffalo and those who hunted them, and was home to a rugged group of men.
The fort was constructed in 1867 and deactivated in 1881.
www.tpwd.state.tx.us /park/fortgrif/fortgrif.htm   (461 words)

 Griffin ( - ) Artwork Images, Exhibitions, Reviews
Charles D"Oyley, Tom Raw, the Griffin by a Civilian and an Officer (London: R. Ackermann, 1828), 1828
Griffin of Nemesis Bronze figure Greco-Roman Greco-Roman Period Said to be from Egypt Bronze Height:
Atlanta-based artist Kojo Griffin's work has been exhibited at the Studio Museum in Harlem, the 2000 Whitney Biennial, and the 2002 Corcoran Biennial at the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC.
www.wwar.com /masters/g/griffin.html   (1073 words)

 NASA - NASA Administrator Michael Griffin
Nominated by President George W. Bush and confirmed by the United States Senate, Michael Griffin began his duties as the 11th Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration on April 14, 2005.
Earlier in his career, Griffin served as chief engineer and as associate administrator for Exploration at NASA, and as deputy for technology at the Strategic Defense Initiative Organization.
A registered professional engineer in Maryland and California, Griffin is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and the International Academy of Astronautics, an honorary fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), a fellow of the American Astronautical Society, and a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers.
www.nasa.gov /about/highlights/griffin_bio.html   (287 words)

 Griffin News
The Griffin Bears football team scored 34 points and held the visiting Lovejoy Wildcats to 6 in the Bears league win on Friday.
Georgia is among the majority of states that allows the use of gas chambers to euthanize unwanted pets.
For nearly 20 years, Gerald Arkin has served as assistant dean of the Griffin campus of the University of Georgia.
www.topix.net /city/griffin-ga   (560 words)

 Griffin Apartments
To view all of our Griffin apartment rentals, all you need to do is create a free Rent.com account.
In addition to helping you find apartments in Griffin, Rent.com also offers a variety of moving services and moving advice.
From movers and moving quotes to boxes and storage, Rent.com has everything you need to make your move to Griffin as simple as possible.
www.rent.com /rentals/georgia/atlanta-and-vicinity/griffin   (284 words)

 Flickr: Photos tagged with griffin
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Providing user-friendly real estate assistance for the Griffin, GA area.
You can assign as many tags as you wish to each photo.
www.flickr.com /photos/tags/griffin   (134 words)

 KDKA - The Real Deal with Marty Griffin   (Site not responding. Last check: )
He's been the Quiet Man this election season, but Senator Specter speaks to Marty Griffin about the Senate race.
Marty Griffin gets the real deal from Casey himself.
Marty hooks up a local lady who wants to get books to Biloxi for Katrina victims with a trucking company that will deliver them.
www.kdkaradio.com /pages/43265.php   (268 words)

 AirNav: 6A2 - Griffin-Spalding County Airport   (Site not responding. Last check: )
1 mile S of GRIFFIN, GA Time zone:
To start the listing process, click on the button below
www.airnav.com /airport/6A2   (433 words)

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