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That gross abuse should be among the products of such all-prior-bets-are-off decision making is hardly surprising.Why Did We Panic After 9/11 and Ignore All We Knew About Responding to Security Threats?|Deborah Pearlstein|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dwyer was present for many of the events he describes, providing a you-are-in-the-room feel.How Four Upstarts Built and Crashed the Anti-Facebook|Jake Whitney|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“No,” he said, with an are-you-kidding kind of look on his face.
Surely there are a comparable number of researchers with sticky palms on the vaccines-are-safe side of the ledger as well.
This was the corporations-are-people Romney, who seems like a plutocrat even as he tries to strike an average-guy tone.
His mother pointed out the direction, and said it was called Are-ava, house-of-banyan-sticks.
If the base metals are not gold, it is only through some accidental hindrance; they are-all potentially gold.Bygone Beliefs|H. Stanley Redgrove
Ahif you are so coldhow cold you are!it gives me little shivers when you look soand I am always hotLettie!The White Peacock|D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
"We a-are uunder no-o-o acceleration fro-om he-ell," the literal mind told him.Where I Wasn't Going|Walt Richmond
And they answered, ‘We-aw-are-the-aw-Staff-aw-Department, godmother, and we are very well indeed.’Reprinted Pieces|Charles Dickens