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Typically, but not always, SDPD has used these letters as a signal for who’s worthy of monitoring and punishing.Despite Crackdown Announcement, Not Much COVID-19 Enforcement Is Happening|Jesse Marx|February 11, 2021|Voice of San Diego
Previously, the Tide sat on games and opponents with dominant defense and a punishing run game.What To Watch For In The College Football National Championship|Richard Johnson|January 11, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Most of these drives are of the punishing variety, like the team’s 13-play, 85-yard backbreaker against BYU.How Coastal Carolina Invaded The Top 15 (And Our Hearts)|Josh Planos|December 8, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
The Feds are more interesting in finding out who is doing the recruiting rather than punishing those being recruited.What the U.S. Can Learn from Europe About Dealing with Terrorists|Scott Beauchamp|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The report said the CIA expressed regret for not ultimately punishing him.CIA Interrogation Chief: ‘Rectal Feeding,’ Broken Limbs Are News to Me|Kimberly Dozier|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The king set about punishing Marshal, opposing his attempts to establish his family in their lands in Ireland and Wales.England’s Greatest Knight Puts ‘Game of Thrones’ to Shame|William O’Connor|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It seems the universe is punishing, violent, random, chaos, and so of course you become controlling.Michael Sheen’s Masterful Study of Sex and Insecurity|Caryn James|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
First, doubly punishing the aforementioned players would definitely raise howls from their union, the NFL Players Association.
Just suppose you were to try for once, really punishing them when they won't obey you, perhaps they would do it next time.The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge
Or else, rendering the pride of Jacob means rewarding, that is, punishing Ninive for the pride they exercised against Jacob.
But Judas pursued them close, punishing the profane, of whom he slew thirty thousand men.
A God of foresight would prevent evil, and in this way would be saved the trouble of punishing it.
To punish a man for his erroneous opinions, is it not punishing him for having been educated differently from yourself?