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The defiant optimism following Google’s rebuttal of user-level identifiers is less about the likes of PubMatic and Criteo being in denial, and more an acknowledgment that there are few options on the table.
It treats the coronavirus as if it were something we can pile-drive into submission if only we are strong enough or defiant enough or willing enough to pretend as if there’s nothing to fear but fear itself.The ‘Commander in Grief’ steps up to the microphone|Monica Hesse|March 12, 2021|Washington Post
We’ve almost cleared three full months into the new year, yet we’ve hardly given ourselves a moment to process how defiant 2020 was for so many.Mickey Guyton’s History-Making Country Music Grammy Nod Is Just the Beginning|Brande Victorian|March 12, 2021|Essence.com
Lawrance’s July is smart, vibrant, thrillingly defiant and generally charming, but also undeniably selfish.The Long Song Is a Brilliant Tale of Slavery’s End in Jamaica, Frustratingly Told|Judy Berman|January 29, 2021|Time
The president’s defiant refusal to act, publicized with a heated video he tweeted just before the Christmas holiday, sparked chaos, a lapse in unemployment benefits for millions and the threat of a government shutdown in the pandemic.The fate of $2,000 stimulus checks gains momentum, increasing the pressure on Senate Republicans|Lee Clifford|December 29, 2020|Fortune
Coursing beneath the polished surface of the love poems is something deep, dark, and defiant.Sor Juana: Mexico’s Most Erotic Poet and Its Most Dangerous Nun|Katie Baker|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Shultz, who left the meeting early, told aides the president was “defiant” about going forward.How the Reagan White House Bungled Its Response to Iran-Contra Revelations|Malcolm Byrne|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The force that inspires defiant videos and top-of-their-lungs screeching tweens is, in fact, a media-shy 43-year old Swedish… man.Taylor Swift’s Secret Music Man: Max Martin, Elusive Hitmaker|Debra A. Klein|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The model Ireland Baldwin is less ambiguous but even more defiant when it comes to her relationship with the rapper Angel Haze.Cara Delevingne, Ireland Baldwin, and How Sexually Uninhibited Models Are Bucking the Male Gaze|Amanda Marcotte|July 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
AJAM chief executive officer Ehab Al Shihabi struck a defiant note.
This defiant answer nonplussed the rebels, who had private interests to consider.
The old Negro watched the approaching flare of the head-light as he ran on, with a grim, defiant eye.A Lost Hero|Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward and Herbert D. Ward
Across the middle of the cage a stout barricade has been erected, and behind the barricade sits the Master, pale but defiant.
Defiant messages were sent by the Dattos, and General Wood decided to conduct operations in person.
Perhaps that was why, even in the year 3689, defiant names still cropped up.The Man from Time|Frank Belknap Long