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  • In “Measure for Measure, ” the foul injustice of the judge, and the foul cowardice of the brother, are opposed to the victorious truth and adamantine purity of a woman.

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  • Enviros wrote the lottery measure before voters approved Measure 68 in

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  • Big majorities correctly predicted the outcome of every ballot measure - except the 55\% of us who thought Measure 61 would pass.

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  • The term Measure certainly seems to have been used to signify a particularly staid and formal dance.

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  • Sarah and Bristol Palin, ICANN and a Quiz: Does Your Name Measure Up?

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  • Possibly, however, this reversal was not intended by the authors of the explanation: but, at any rate, we do not understand them; they plainly apply the term Measure to what is in reality the measured and leave us unable to grasp their meaning: our perplexity may be due to the fact that their writings — addressed to disciples acquainted with their teaching — do not explain what this thing, measure, or measured object, is in itself.

    The Six Enneads.

  • Of the play altogether, he observes very beautifully, "that the title Measure for Measure is in reality a misnomer, the sense of the whole being properly the triumph of mercy over strict justice:" but it is also true that there is "an original sin in the nature of the subject, which prevents us from taking a cordial interest in it." [

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  • The Vice Dean reminded us which Measure for Measure is not a adore story nonetheless an "Un-love story" where domestic energy is a arch focus: corrupt authority both denies adore as good as tries to force passionate compliance by threat.

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  • It's not perfect -- Measure for Measure is a problem play, after all -- but it's damn good for all that.

    Measure For Measure

  • Through the 30/10 initiative, Los Angeles Mayor Villaraigosa is working to build 12 Measure R funded public transit projects in just 10 years, rather than the planned 30 years, by leveraging again long-term Measure R funds.

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