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Origin of slippery elm
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Historically, conservatives treated the minimum wage as an affront to free labor and a step on a slippery slope towards statism.
Swiss leaders also dispel the “slippery slope” idea by repeatedly rejecting substantial minimum wage increases.
Hers is a particular brand of essay: writing at its most crystal clear, subject matter at its most slippery and interesting.From Didion to Dunham, Female Essayists Seize the Day|Lucy Scholes|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The slippery slope argument is a way of keeping the hands-off-the-Internet-entirely philosophy going.Congress, Big Tech Fight Over Child Prostitution Bill|Tim Mak|October 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Which is why his efforts to justify his rabid consumption of football wind up feeling so slippery and convoluted.Forget the Wife Beating—Are You Ready for Some Football?|Steve Almond|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Since Henry Hawk could sit in a great elm far up the road and see himp.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
He will find that “Ice” is a concrete word, and “Slippery” indicates a quality of “Ice” and of other things.
He must write down the first two words, “Ice” and “Slippery,” the latter word under the former.
As Isabel walked carefully down the slippery stair she veiled her eyes to hide the wonder in them.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
If these gentlemen had thought to avoid slippery ground, they should have elected to appoint the meeting elsewhere.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini