This election cycle saw the ascendance of the second “once-in-a-generation” political talent in our generation.
And he came back with a vengeance: his arguably greatest triumphs, including the ascendance of Fox News, were still to come.
Not that this bigotry was an obstacle to his ascendance in the Republican Party.
The election of Emanuel, in other words, could be tantamount to the ascendance of a third Daley.
But Scott, in taking the parlance of the street to the SportsCenter desk, helped affirm its ascendance.
Ironically, the ascendance has been so complete that much of the remaining stereotyping exists among South Asians themselves.
Now, had peace been maintained all this was impossible; moreover the ascendance of the party was compromised.
With meritocracy in the ascendance, aristocracy was in descent.
You only could have corrected my errours; you, by your ascendance over my feelings, might have refined them into virtues.