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At one point in his reply, Robert dismissively describes one study of gun safety as a "tiny phone survey" "conducted in 1996."
“Moderates are backing moderates … no surprise there,” Rick Santorum said dismissively.Jon Huntsman Flip-Flops on Mitt Romney, His Ex-Rival|Howard Kurtz|January 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When she approached Cherry, he told her the line was too expensive "and he dismissively walked towards Denton and McDonough."11 Juicy Bits From the Desperate Housewives Lawsuit|Maria Elena Fernandez|May 31, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Newt told me dismissively: “People are allowed to have fantasies.”