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Reuters interviewed Bill Gates this week, with the Microsoft-executive-turned-philanthropist expressing amazement at his suddenly prominent role in vaccine-related conspiracy theories.The country is being buffeted by groups that couldn’t exist 30 years ago|Philip Bump|January 27, 2021|Washington Post
Usually I limit myself to one essay each night before bed—and frequently an essay is just a page or two—but often I find myself rereading a paragraph or a few lines over and over in amazement and appreciation of his talent.
Even though I gave away or sold perhaps 150 boxes of books in 2020, the stunned amazement of anyone who wanders into my basement or attic apparently remains, to quote Sherlock Holmes, the one fixed point in a changing age.How did all these books get into my house? There’s a method to what seems like madness.|Michael Dirda|January 6, 2021|Washington Post
I expressed amazement to Cline that after spending most of a year tracking mask brokers, watching billions in federal dollars spent to get supplies for hospitals like hers, that PPE was still scarce, rationed or nonexistent in many hospital settings.“Those of Us Who Don’t Die Are Going to Quit”: A Crush of Patients, Dwindling Supplies and the Nurse Who Lost Hope|by J. David McSwane|December 30, 2020|ProPublica
To my amazement, those same 80 people were getting everything done with a passion that seemed higher than ever.What if Your Company Had No Rules? (Bonus Episode)|Maria Konnikova|September 12, 2020|Freakonomics
He then slumped to the floor, to the amazement of his audience, having departed this plane of earthly existence.When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More|Gary Wright|September 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To his amazement, he got an answer he'd never heard before: Great.
Even China,” she says with amazement, “We were not expecting China to say that aloud.Why America Must Stop Comparing Ukraine To World War II|Will Cathcart|March 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Some people stared in curiosity, some in amazement, and others in judgment, so it was interesting to get that glare.Jared Leto on His Brilliant Performance as a Transsexual in ‘Dallas Buyers Club’|Marlow Stern|September 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
To my amazement I was permitted to drive right up to it and park right in front.
The sailors were all in amazement, and asked me a thousand questions, which I had no inclination to answer.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
There was a pause, during which Blanche went through a little mute exhibition of amazement and pleasure.Confidence|Henry James
A sign from Lawrence, and, to the amazement of the guerrillas, they were looking into the muzzles of revolvers.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
The servant announced M. Robinson, and he entered, to the great amazement of the guests.
It was with much amazement that they watched Henrietta absorb sandwiches, cake, eggs, and fruit.The Campfire Girls of Roselawn|Margaret Penrose