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Hansen says that vaccines have “an unfortunate history of not being safe,” but that the need for long-term safety studies needed to be balanced against the risks of the pandemic.Trump wants a COVID-19 vaccine by Election Day. But will one be ready?|Jeremy Kahn|September 4, 2020|Fortune
I thought about the unfortunate end of the “K” while reading in The Wall Street Journal that AT&T, once merely a phone company, wants to sells its advertising technology business, the unfortunately named Xandr.Why AT&T is leaving the lucrative ad-tech business|Adam Lashinsky|September 3, 2020|Fortune
While it’s obviously unfortunate when artists achieve greater success after death than when they were alive, that success is still something to be celebrated, Howard says.We Hear Dead People: Our Favorite Posthumous Hip-Hop Albums. Ever|Joshua Eferighe|August 31, 2020|Ozy
Wherever you land on the gender spectrum, rocking a dress can be a freeing experience, and it’s unfortunate that the stigma deters people from enjoying it.
They’ve been hung up on — all kinds of things, which is really unfortunate because they’re working very, very hard and helping extra hours.For Election Administrators, Death Threats Have Become Part of the Job|by Jessica Huseman|August 21, 2020|ProPublica
The unfortunate reality is that race, gender, and economic status do matter when justice is meted out.The Post-Brown and Garner Question: Who ‘Deserves’ to Die?|Goldie Taylor|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
How ironic and unfortunate that the critics tend to focus on one “bad” class or the other.
There is no doubt that some unfortunate reporter, tasked with working the weekend shift, would have looked into them.
The many campaigns have an unfortunate way of blurring into one another.
Hugh Bonneville denies claims dog is being killed off due to the unfortunate connotations of its name, "Isis".No, Downton Dog "Isis" Is Not Being Killed Off Because of Worries Over Jihadi Group|Tom Sykes|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To those who have been unfortunate let me say frankly that they owe it to themselves.
Its clients were not always as interesting as the unfortunate Ingelburge.Life of St. Francis of Assisi|Paul Sabatier
Meanwhile the Professor was filled with scruples and remorse for the unfortunate step he had taken.The Patriot|Antonio Fogazzaro
“Indeed, your example is an unfortunate one for your argument,” said Holmes, taking the paper and glancing his eye down it.The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes|Arthur Conan Doyle
This event has happened at a most unfortunate time, Mr. Compton is away, and I don't know how to act for the best.Life in London|Edwin Hodder