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There are some stats to explain why the age of nominees is creeping up.
She confessed to harboring a “creeping concern that [Edward Snowden] is not who he purports to be.”From ISIS to Ebola, What Has Made Naomi Wolf So Paranoid?|Michael Moynihan|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A creeping sense develops that Judy fled not just a stifling culture but a genuine existential threat.
Unseen and unknown, he lived in secret, creeping into homes in the dead of night and surviving on what he could steal.
What creeping advances the government has been able to make on some fronts are being matched by setbacks.Ukraine Rebels Boast About Troops and Tanks Coming from Russia|Jamie Dettmer|August 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It has a creeping stem, and grows from one to two feet high.Field and Woodland Plants|William S. Furneaux
He had ridden about thirty miles, and twilight was creeping on.Gladys, the Reaper|Anne Beale
If you come to think of it, this may be why science always has moved so slowly, creeping on from point to point.Romance Island|Zona Gale
Beyond, the heavy after-sea was still rolling; but the Dazzler was creeping up in the shelter of a rocky island.The Cruise of the Dazzler|Jack London
He was carrying his boots and creeping along in his socks—which must be why you never heard him, sir.A Thief in the Night|E. W. Hornung