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Entire countries engaged in this magical thinking, hoping to rely on herd immunity brought about by vaccines.
Except, a year and change into the pandemic, the one constant of the pandemic has been that no amount of magical thinking can will it away.
He seemed to dismiss their testimony, Grant said, as the magical thinking of supporters who were personally and heavily invested in Brooklyn’s success.To Get a Shot at Justice, They Were Forced to Prove Their Disabled Daughter’s Intelligence|by Carol Marbin Miller and Daniel Chang, Miami Herald|June 24, 2021|ProPublica
Still, even as we stare hard facts in the face, a host of excuses disguised as stories—a whole bag of Tuits—remain in the cultural narrative atmosphere, propping up the magical thinking required to keep delaying action.The Urgent Need to Change the Language We Use to Talk About the Climate Crisis|John Freeman|April 21, 2021|Time
It’s not a statement of fact so much as an act of magical thinking.Genius: Aretha Is a Lavish, Lively Showstopper That Hits a Few False Notes|Judy Berman|March 19, 2021|Time
Her magical ability to shrink people just by staring at them is also put to great use here.
While Huckabee is thinking about his run for president, I thought it was time to think about Huckabee.
But the ads are not just intended to remind the Google-curious that Paul exists and is thinking about running for president.
It is hard to feel attached to where you are if you are always thinking of where you have been or where you are going.
Our quest for better leaders—“Change we can believe in”— is wishful thinking.
I do not care very much how you censor or select the reading and talking and thinking of the schoolboy or schoolgirl.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
He, with others, thinking the miss-sahib had gone to church, was smoking the hookah of gossip in a neighboring compound.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
He desired his secretary to go to the devil, but, thinking better of it, he recalled him as he reached the door.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
But you are mistaken in thinking the force west consists of the entire Merrill Horse.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
From the moment that he touches the magical little hand, cousin George is eclipsed.Physiology of The Opera|John H. Swaby (AKA "Scrici")