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Anyone who tries to draw attention to threats instead of quietly burying them is worsening the problem.Cover-Ups and Concern Trolls: Actually, It's About Ethics in Suicide Journalism|Arthur Chu|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But Winning Marriage will be essential for the historian who, someday, tries to tell the full story.The Real Story Behind the Fight for Marriage Equality|E.J. Graff|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The project tries to help young Turkish women raised in orphanages to start their own businesses.
“Ordinarily, you see punch-counterpunch-punch,” as the attacked party tries to fend off the intruder, the former official said.
Hitch picks up his cane, pushes her aside, and laboriously tries to get to his feet, saying, “I'll do it myself.”Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“No man knows how much he can spend, till he tries,” observed Mr. Weller.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
Whether his annual expenditure be fifty pounds or fifty thousand, he tries to get his money's worth.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
He will rattle on in Spanish till Herr S. gets desperate, and tries to reduce him to order.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
She has real pretty manners when she is with them, and really tries not to talk slang.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
And, when she tries to come back from the Devil—well, she's a mass of nerves, and ready to start at a shadow.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens