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Iowa is struggling, now 0-4 in Big Ten play, but winning on the road in the conference is never a gimme.
The 2003 list included Rachel Cusk, Sarah Waters, Hari Kunzru, Monica Ali, David Mitchell, and Zadie Smith (another gimme—White Teeth came out in 2001).
Plus, Florida State gets Syracuse at home on Nov. 4, which is no gimme.
That certainly isn’t a gimme, but the Sooners now find themselves in the most enviable position in the Big 12.
Halloween season was a gimme, and as soon as this story is published, the song will be out too.
That stretch looks a little lighter before the finale at Ohio State, but with the influx of new coaches in the Big Ten, that’s no gimme.
With a week off to get over whatever happened at JMU, this has to be another gimme.
Gimme! Gimme! Gimme – more photos from the set of the Mamma Mia sequel.
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