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Have you tried to access the research that your tax dollars finance, almost all of which is kept behind a paywall?
Meanwhile, almost exactly 30 years after the trial, the judge left his home to board a steamboat and was never heard from again.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion|Nina Strochlic|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Almost all of the network and cable news channels said that they would not be showing the cartoons either.Politicians Only Love Journalists When They're Dead|Luke O’Neil|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Indeed, as an almost purely advisory firm, Lazard is (appropriately) barely affected by the Dodd-Frank reforms.
Almost everyone there will be a decent person and treat you well.Abramoff’s Advice for Virginia’s New Jailhouse Guv|Tim Mak, Jackie Kucinich|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
There was a fanciful suggestion of the eavesdropper about the creature; his attitude was almost furtive.The Hound From The North|Ridgwell Cullum
Our mood becomes so mediæval as to almost make the ancient stained glass seem contemporary.Stained Glass Tours in France|Charles Hitchcock Sherrill
She almost always wore a pleasant smile on her rosy lips; a light of loving tenderness generally shone in her soft blue eyes.Minnie Brown|Daniel Wise
He was an elderly man, with hard features and piercing eyes, who received me almost brutally, as if I had been a criminal.The Clique of Gold|Emile Gaboriau
That slender slip of a woman does almost all their farm work, herself?Dorothy on a House Boat|Evelyn Raymond