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to bump off Orlando Letelier, formerly the defense minister in the government of Salvador Allende.
If the wing cuts through to the other side [ILLUSTRATION FOR DIAGRAM 3 OMITTED], #2 will bump off #3 and drop to the high post.
And when tracking down bad guys, like an international assassin who's out to bump off a celebrity hairdresser, conjuring up a bit of misinformation was often a dangerous thing.
And if serial killer Richard Hillman hadn't failed in his quest to bump off the lot of them with a late-night drive into a local canal 10 years ago, he would have saved everybody a whole lot of grief.
This year the EastEnders team have finally realised no one wants a sidehelping of misery with their turkey, and decided to bump off a thoroughly rotten character no-one gives a stuff about - Archie Mitchell.
Enter their rich uncle, who is under investigation but says he'll help them out if they bump off the guy who is going to testify against him.