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AFTER the euphoria of winning promotion on what was such a memorable day, once again the club has managed to pull the rug from underneath us.
you enjoy thrillers which pull the rug from under your feet.
The resulting urgent need for banking reform--and broader economic and political changes--will likely pull the rug out from under the old guard.
But last night TV3 bosses revealed they are set to pull the rug from beneath the famous Late Late team.
Trying its hardest to pull the rug from under Hitachi Data Systems Ltd, IBM Corp is offering Hitachi's 140 European bi-polar Skyline customers maintenance contracts, with the aim of converting them to IBM 9121 G5 CMOS processors.
President Clinton--who will, in due course, pull the rug from under Mr.
Lisska attempts to pull the rug out from under this criticism - and the positions of people like Finnis and Grisez who grant it - by arguing that for Aquinas an "essence" is a set of "synthetic a priori properties" (together constituting, in the parlance of philosophers Kripke and Putnam, a "natural kind") that is dispositional rather than static in character.
Heavenly's idea of play, though, is to pull the rug out from under you.
The proposal to quadruple the threshold for "streamlined" testing under CRA to institutions up to $1 billion in assets will pull the rug out from many of these partnerships.
Finally, after half a century out of the top flight, they find a manager who leads them back to the promised land - and then they pull the rug from under his feet.
And no matter how much some of the national newspapers seem determined to pull the rug out from beneath the property market, people will always want a home of their own and property will remain a good, long-term investment.
As secretary of the local Chamber of Trade I know how hard it is for the retailers, who put back into society with rates and taxes, to make a proper living and they resent schemes which pull the rug from under their hard work.
American workers need to know that during hard times their government won't pull the rug from under their feet to line the pockets of non-local companies.
It would be foolish to pull the rug from under everyone's feet now
The movement of jobs offshore will pull the rug out from under these workers and eliminate the jobs they came here for.
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