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It is, however, a disarming disguise, or perhaps a shield, for not only has Mercer proved himself to be one of the few great lyricists over the years, but also one who can function remarkably under pressure.
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The enormous changes in world politics have, however, thrown it into confusion, so much so that it is safe to say that all international law is now in need of reexamination and clarification in light of the social conditions of the present era.
Of greater importance, however, is the content of those programs, which have had and are having enormous consequences for the American people.
The content is not the same, however: rather than individual security, it is the security and continuing existence of an `` ideological group '' -- those in the `` free world '' -- that is basic.
Historically, however, the concept is one that has been of marked benefit to the people of the Western civilizational group.
It is interesting, however, that despite this strong upsurge in Southern writing, almost none of the writers has forsaken the firmly entrenched concept of the white-suited big-daddy colonel sipping a mint julep as he silently recounts the revenue from the season's cotton and tobacco crops ; ;
I think it is essential, however, to pinpoint here the difference between the two concepts of sovereignty that went to war in 1861 -- if only to see better how imperative is our need today to clarify completely our far worse confusion on this subject.
It appears that the dominant tendency of Mann's early tales, however pictorial or even picturesque the surface, is already toward the symbolic, the emblematic, the expressionistic.
More profound and more disturbing, however, is the moral isolation of Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe.
We are reminded, however, that freedom of thought and discussion, the unfettered exchange of ideas, is basic under our form of government.
This, however, cannot be done by a community whose very experience of truth is confused and incoherent: it has no absolute standard, and consequently cannot distinguish the absolute from the contingent.
But however we come, finally, to explain and account for the present, the truth we are trying to expose, right now, is that the makers of constitutions and the designers of institutions find it difficult if not impossible to anticipate the behavior of the host of all their enterprises.
Undoubtedly, however, the significance of the volume is greater than the foregoing paragraphs suggest.
For what we propose, however, a psychoanalyst is not necessary, even though one aim is to enable the reader to get beneath his own defenses -- his defenses of himself to himself.
What is not so well known, however, and what is quite important for understanding the issues of this early quarrel, is the kind of attack on literature that Sidney was answering.
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In such a case, an independent release, such as a reboot or disarming of the securing mechanism, is required.
Bud begins his dive into the trench, reaching the ledge where the warhead sits, and is guided by the SEAL in disarming it.
As Jerome Robbins stated, " Astaire's dancing looks so simple, so disarming, so easy, yet the understructure, the way he sets the steps on, over or against the music, is so surprising and inventive.
* In The Lost Cases Of Sherlock Holmes, Moriarty is unmasked as the villain in the 16th and last mystery, but while his scheme is foiled, the Professor escapes when Holmes must focus on disarming a bomb inside the Big Ben clock tower.
The system which is currently known as Eskrima Maranga System is characterized by its lightning speed strikes and disarming.
" Iraq is not disarming ," Ritter said, and in a second statement, " Iraq retains the capability to launch a chemical strike.
Iraq also destroys a launcher and five engines in a rush to prove it is disarming before a crucial U. N. report on March 7.
At last there is one volume which speaks to the subjects of unarmed combat ( offensive and defensive ), combat use of weapons, disarming the enemy, handling of prisoners, the handle of mob / crowd disobedience, the use of chemicals in such situations, and how to establish a professional riot control unit ".
According to Stauffer, " the disarming deflation of the passage goes a long way toward redeeming it, and is typical of the winning contradictions of the narrator's style ".
Often their usage is dramatic and wildly exaggerated, showing action heroes tripping or disarming an adversary, breaking furniture, or other dramatic activities.
Let us be clear what this should be about: it is about disarming rogue states with weapons of mass destruction and preventing a future scenario — not a past one — where terrorist networks get hold of weapons of mass destruction, such as anthrax and VX nerve gas, from a rogue states such as Iraq, and deploy them in another country such as Britain.
It is also argued that former B Specials retained weaponry due to a large number of new gun licences being issued in the year following their disarming.
" Iraq is not disarming ," Ritter said on August 27, 1998, and in a second statement, " Iraq retains the capability to launch a chemical strike.
The French, who at the time were controlling Syria, had notified the Iraqis that the Assyrians were not armed ; but while the Iraqi soldiers were disarming those whose arms had been returned by the French, shots were fired ( it is not clear if the Assyrians or Iraqi Army opened fire first ) resulting in a military clash, the Iraqi army was defeated and 30 Iraqi soldiers killed.
After the credits roll, Riggs and Murtaugh pass a hotel which is under a bomb threat, and Riggs decides to take another try at disarming the charge.
A general-purpose tool for protection, disarming and arresting was the result of Salih Avci ’ s practical modification of the “ tonfa ”, which is used by the police.
He is able to gain the upperhand, disarming Optimus of his weapons, then quite literally by severing Optimus ' right arm.
Smofe is a document of Doughty's honed touring act around that time, featuring pop-culture jokes, stark versions of tunes he wrote for Soul Coughing, and a disarming, off-the-cuff, audience-interactive style.
One of the primary functions of the Defense Ministry today is disarming the militias and warlords not answering to the authority of the central government through programmes such as the Afghan New Beginnings Programme.