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  • Because McBushshame likes town halls and wants to have town halls because an Obama crowd would benefit him, bring more excitement to his otherwise dreary town halls, doesn't mean Obama should acquiese.

    McCain campaign again challenges Obama over town halls

  • The Afghan people will never acquiese to a Karzai government.

    OpEdNews - Diary: Cash for Karzai over there_Zilch for US over here

  • Laura, I really object to the idea that I don't 'see' through it - implying I tacitly acquiese in the anti-semitism I recognise is growing across the UK and have campaigned against at varioius occasions both at university here and abroad since 2005.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Or you can acquiese to ZeroCare™ et. al. and try to emerge victorious against the tidal wave.

    The Coming Margolies-Mezvinsky Effect? - Dan_Perrin’s blog - RedState

  • These mothers are the same people who can never, not once, accomodate their schedules for me, I must ALWAYS acquiese because I don't have children.

    Who's The Dummy, Mummy?

  • On the other hand, women may be more willing to change plans because they are conditioned to acquiese to men, are grateful for a caring, enlightened partner, or simply don't see the benefit to being stubborn.

    Archive 2006-05-01

  • It is not often that one has cause to congratulate the Liberal Democrats, but their principled refusal to acquiese to the SNP's demand for a Scotland-only referendum on the continued existence of my country, the United Kingdom, is truly exemplary.

    28 Days Later: Why the SNP Should Wait

  • I wish there could have been a truth and reconciliation type commision, like they had in South Africa, so monstorous things can be openly talked about…instead of this adversarial, black or white, no shades of grey…there could be an open discussion of why a woman under duress would feel the need to acquiese with socially appeasing smiles etc.

    See No Evil

  • The question is whether Congress and the courts will acquiese in this usurpation of their own powers, or whether there are still enough men and women in those branches of government determined to honor their oath to defend the Constitution of the United States "from all enemies, foreign and domestic."

    Will Republican Senators Save the Republic?

  • Mad Dog Bolton will be the guy tasked to coerce and threaten U.N. diplomats to approve of or at least acquiese in those military campaigns, and to head up the "reform" -- read: terminal weakening -- of that international body.

    U.S. Leaving Iraq? -- It's Still the Politics, Stupid

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