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Students set up another free speech wall, this time taping over any language that could be deemed offensive.
His marketplace takes outsourcing, widely adopted by big business over the past decade, to the level of the individual worker.
From behind her, a beefy brute with a scar on his cheek clamps a meaty hand over her mouth.
Yoga retreats are held here, and it's been written up all over the place.
Imagine a human-free future, where giant animal skeletons have taken over the homes and buildings civilization has left behind.
But that same instinct can bleed over even when we're doing formal academic research.
The aim is to avoid long and difficult legal arguments over who was the first to come up with an idea.
Townspeople are divided over what to do about the invasion.
Once those three are met, the demand tile is flipped over and that city no longer accepts any more goods.
Big swells and freak waves are washing over the island more frequently.
For over a century, the early evolution of birds remained a mystery, and numerous suggestions were made about avian origins.
As a last resort, cut the entire vine to the ground in late winter or early spring and start training it all over again.
All over its surface are precisely spaced protein points.
It was painting itself that seduced him over and over again with each fresh canvas.
Before trick-or-treaters head into the night, invite parents and kids over for a casual buffet that's perfect for the season.
Add broth and beans, cover, and bring to a boil over high heat.
Tomato plants lined the road and tomatoes were all over the ground.
On a percentage basis, performance gets more predictable over time.
It's natural for a few people to fear new technology, but it's not often that people commit suicide over it.
Boulders crashed down mountains, knocking trees over and slamming into homes.
Add sugar and cream and stir over high heat until mixture is boiling.
Social scientists have long puzzled over fads, those brief, extraordinarily popular obsessions with peculiar objects and clothing.
Water depth over each shelf varies, as does the distance the shelf extends into the oceans.
Return the soup to the pan and stir often over medium heat until hot.
Over the next decade, some astonishing new technologies will spread to fight global poverty.
The torrent half-buried area homes and elevated long-running health concerns over heavy metals in the ash.
Low, clumping or spreading plants grown for colorful daisies over long bloom season.
The second was process change: improvements to how public policies are shaped and how decisions over public funding are made.
Participants usually dance on a board suspended over a hole or buried pot to produce resonance.
In this image the traveler views an icy mist filling the valley as the suns sets over the north rim.
Over the years, two main factors have emerged to explain a riderless bicycle's balancing act.
Add the strawberries to the oranges and pour the basil syrup over the fruit.
Over the years it acquired objects and mounted shows in a series of rented spaces around the city.
His hair, prematurely flecked with gray, hung perpetually over his forehead until he whisked it away.
These are used on patios as summer annuals and moved to a protected area over winter.
The hawk drifted, riding an updraft, its screeching sound carrying over the thrum of the waves.
Slide a rimless baking sheet under pastry and ease it over berries.
Gently spread blueberry mixture over cream cheese mixture, leaving some visible.
Tape the copies onto the self-adhesive paper and trace over them with the knife.
The new design is a light-filled, livable, flexible home that can evolve over time.
Prized for their clusters of informal flowers, these landscape roses bloom over a long season on little care.
Serve with tartar sauce on the side to add to taste and lime wedges to squeeze over top.
Put one and one-fourth squares unsweetened chocolate in a saucepan and melt over hot water.
We have meditated over these ways of feeling and thinking and have accepted them as facts of prime significance.
Place over spot, remove quickly, and rub over spot with a dry cloth.
There are possibilities enough for all who will abandon mastery over others to pursue mastery over nature.
Philosophy triumphs easily over past and over future evils but present evils triumph over philosophy.
Now the escalating row over mackerel is adding to their dourness.
Complicating matters further is a heated debate over language.
He runs a cutting device over the top of the molding table and shaves away the extra wax.
Steinberg's find, if proved, would give credence to one saga over another.
Come morning, watching the sun rise over the whittled canyon was as mesmerizing as watching waves roll in.
Saves time and fuel hunting for pigs that have already moved over to the next address with little success.
The spacecraft has found extensive ridges along the planet's surface, made as it cooled and shrank over its four billion years.
The government gives special consideration to the wealthy and runs roughshod over the poor.
Over low heat, stir the eggs constantly with a wooden spatula, keeping contact with the bottom of the pan.
Run the scoring tool in a circular motion over the wall to create small holes in the wallpaper.
It tenderizes meat and slows the development of yeast in bread dough, preventing the dough from over-rising and collapsing.
He asked the company for permission to take over an unused parking lot to install a full-fledged garden.
Put potatoes on a large rimmed baking sheet and squeeze contents of bag over them.
The flooring of our coop has caused some trouble over the seasons.
On ripening fruit, cream-colored concentric areas grow and merge over the whole fruit.
Travelers fume over credit card currency conversion fees.
The world has gotten stormier over the past two decades-and the reason is a mystery, a new study says.
Here, two females go nose-to-nose over a disputed bit of territory in a crowded rookery.
These are some of the people who are judging the competing interests that clash over the fate of the herds.
It all began with a protest over illegal land sales and rigged elections.
However, while the security progress achieved over the past year is significant, it is also fragile and reversible.
Meanwhile, over the same time that the wage premium has doubled, the cost of a four-year college education has more than doubled.
Over this period, housing-related debt had increased threefold.
The eventual result would be that everything would be paved over and no one would be able to get anywhere.
Although the patient had lost the equivalent of all her blood twice over, she did surprisingly well.
It happens all over the spectrum, please be objective and conscientious in your thought before you condemn.
One of the paragraphs went over their heads and contained too much detail.
Geologists have long puzzled over anecdotal reports of strange atmospheric phenomena in the days before big earthquakes.
There's no dispute over the constancy of the speed of light when measured over a round trip.
Plant biologist have long puzzled over the huge variety of leaf shapes that appear in nature.
But while the known loopholes can be papered over, it's the unknown ones that represent threats in the future.
Often, he can solve his customers' problems over the phone.
If so, over the next few years, the future of the computer interface will likely revolve around touch.
Certain types of gene circuits can store information over many cell generations, according to a theoretical study.
Parents have more control than ever before over how popular culture influences their kids.
Behind the debates over future policy is a debate over history-a debate over the causes of our current situation.
Landis puts his hand over his eyes and quietly shakes his head as she repeatedly messes up the tempo, necessitating many takes.
But once you start turning over rocks and reaching out to help people, there's a whole avalanche coming right behind it.
Biographers often say that they write with their subject looking over their shoulders.
Because the fruit spoils quickly, the families scaled back their gifting over time to a sole apple.
Pour any remaining milk mixture over leaves in serving dish and sprinkle rosewater over top.
Arrange wedges over crumbs, then pour hot purée over wedges.
Heat griddle or skillet over medium-high heat until hot, then reduce heat to medium.
Bring milk to a bare simmer in a small saucepan over medium heat.
Gently spiced cheese sauce is usually poured over the potatoes or served as a dip.
Stir in cream and bring to a boil over medium-high heat, stirring.
Melt butter in a small heavy saucepan over medium heat.
Add purée to browned pork in pot and bring to a simmer over moderate heat, stirring and scraping up brown bits from bottom of pot.
Instead, it's an unfolding sequence of complementary dishes, to be lingered over one by one.
As the yeast ferments over a day or so, it creates a natural carbonation.
The need of a constantly expanding market for its products chases the bourgeoisie over the whole surface of the globe.
And given the size of the deficits, over time that's going to be a painful political choice to make.
The third tie-breaker, if still necessary, favored students who live closer to the school over those further away.
In many cases they were taken over by newly formed public corporations at public expense.
Nearly all the gains that wage earners made over the past three decades have gone to paying for health care.
He pointed out the sights-the cancer center is over here, the heart center is over there, now we're coming to the imaging center.
He would sit out lucky streaks by opponents by relying on the belief that over time his brainy, measured tactics would prevail.
Don't worry, though-one of my friends brought over his father for you to play with.
She paused for a moment, looking out over the lake, smiling to herself.
His hair, which is white, often hangs over his eyes in unkempt bangs.
You're not sure your new boyfriend is totally over his ex.

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