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The problem is that ethical truths are necessarily true, and you can’t account for necessary truths without in some way going beyond the contingent states of the physical world.The Universe Knows Right from Wrong - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Philip Goff|September 9, 2020|Nautilus
The largest contingent hailed from the SEC, with 10 of the 14 member schools choosing not to reveal the number of positive results.
It’s home to many of the most rabid fan bases in the country, an especially vocal contingent of college football tribalism unafraid to announce, with frequency, that the sport means more here.
This was to some degree contingent upon retailer safety precautions.A Corona Xmas: Why physical stores will power online shopping this holiday season|Greg Sterling|September 4, 2020|Search Engine Land
The main Crusader contingent, however, was able to take advantage of transport ships that sailed directly from Europe to Palestine.History of the Crusades: Origins, Politics, and Crusaders|Dattatreya Mandal|March 23, 2020|Realm of History
Former Texas governor Ann Richards was a big fan of the Texas Rangers, a contingent of which was her protective detail.
Characters in The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P. are “The Contingent Man and Woman.”How to Get Laid in Brooklyn a la Adelle Waldman’s Nifty Novel of Manners|Tom LeClair|July 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The victims were friends of his, as the Mexican and Russian contingent in the shop had grown close.
It seems unlikely that the ASU contingent will be able to make a coherent case against Farland.Is John Garland Guilty of Teaching While White at Alabama State?|John McWhorter|June 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For a while, Bell was the popular and admired face of the British contingent in Baghdad.
Leibniz here distinctly opposes identical truths as necessary, to truth connected with reason as contingent.
The Indian contingent alone is said to have lost 1000 yesterday.The Incomparable 29th and the "River Clyde"|George Davidson
Bosquet, in command of a French division and a Turkish contingent, was assigned to attack Menzikov's left.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson
General Yermoul and his colleagues would command the contingent from Gnaphisthasia, consisting of fourteen thousand wayleals.The Goddess of Atvatabar|William R. Bradshaw
I suppose they would have succeeded, too, if a large amount given to the city were not contingent on its preservation.Linda Condon|Joseph Hergesheimer