But DOJ Undersecretary and spokesman Emmanuel Caparas stressed that the President never downplayed
the incident and in fact wanted a speedy resolution.
The "C for condoms" angle was downplayed
sufficiently to cause concern from suppliers of prophylactics.
Guilty of supposing that nothing good could come from Africa, Euro-American scholars have neglected to follow the Bible's own witness of Israel's ethnic and cultural African roots; Western scholars have also downplayed
the fact that Israel's neighbor, the influential Egyptian Dynasty, was an African civilization.
The theory of pluralism appeared to be compatible with the consensus politics which ostensibly characterized American political life in the post Mc Carthy years and downplayed
the role of conflict and struggle in the political process.
I believe Holt even downplayed
the environmental destruction that has been taking place for the last 20 years.
In a cover story for The Advocate, Bernhard downplayed
the significance of playing the first regular TV character to come out.
Abby Crain, Paul Matteson, Jennifer Nugent, and Joseph Poulson downplayed
the virtuoso feats of strength and agility in Dorfman's material by appearing organic, familiar, and gravity bound.
Unfortunately, as long as communicators are tentative around research and evaluation notions and practices, measurement will be seen as an "add-on" or something to be sidestepped or downplayed
, if possible--and, thus, will not be integrated into the program mix as something more than "anecdotal observations" and as essential to program, and professional, mission.
The whole idea of PSA as a functional substance has been pretty much downplayed
," he says.
Although teaching of evolution was not forbidden in Kansas schools, critics said it was downplayed
so much that the state looked backward.
Briefly put, secular Judaism is an identification with Jewish history and culture as the primary aspect of one's Jewishness, with supernatural belief either downplayed
Instead of capitalizing on the opportunity presented by the hostage release, the administration vigorously downplayed
Despite worry the decision could set a precedent for hundreds of other lawsuits that are pending, experts downplayed
The ruling Liberal Party (LP) on Sunday downplayed
reports that some 500 of its members in Camarines Norte had voted to take an indefinite mass leave of absence as a show of support for Gov.
A central bank official in China has downplayed
remarks on the US dollar.