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“They sure took the Sony thing seriously,” Attkisson said dryly.Ex-CBS Reporter Sharyl Attkisson’s Battle Royale With the Feds|Lloyd Grove|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
As the official transcript dryly notes, “No questions were asked.”
I shivered a little, and dryly advised him to remember better where he had stored the precious liquid.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He hated TV for chasing fads and its vacuousness, but also because it paid him too little, notes Itzkoff dryly.Paddy Chayefsky: The Dark Prophet of ‘Network’ News|Tim Teeman|February 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When we chatted in 2011, Rourke dryly noted that his songwriting credits with Morrissey resulted in no royalties.Bigmouth Strikes Again: Smiths Bassist Andy Rourke Tells All|Michael Moynihan|October 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"The high and mighty sent me out to lead a forlorn hope," Mac dryly responded.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Zeal, who was sitting stiffly forward, his hands gripping the arms of his chair, laughed dryly.
He crossed over to Barrington, who smiled at him dryly as he said, "It is a trifle soon to admit that I was wrong."Winston of the Prairie|Harold Bindloss
"I don't allow a parson's wife to preach to me about my duty, or to interfere wi' my family matters," said Rushmere, dryly.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
"He is the great unconscious humorist of modern art, also a great etcher," said Isabel, dryly.