“Through it all, White House officials rolled their eyes and insisted it was meaningless chatter generated by reporters with a vested interest in ginning up drama.”
“Anyone who's curious about the Washington Post's involvement in ginning up resentment over tribal contracting might recall that the cash-strapped newspaper is not shy about playing footsie with power brokers.”
“Freaking out merely plays into the hands of obstructionists and reactionaries, along with the media, whose only interest is in ginning up a fight.”
“That and the whitewash report of their involvement in ginning up the casus belli?”
“And the fact that he openly courted the left in ginning up anti-war sentiment against President Bush, based on a tissue of lies and exaggerations, is even more telling.”
“I think we're -- I mean giving (INAUDIBLE) to Sarah Palin and her kind of ginning this up, I mean, she's clearly trying to, you know, kind of play for a larger stage here, I mean.”
“Some nights after he and the other slaves had left the field they were required to do extra work such as ginning cotton and shelling peas and corn, etc.”
“Mississippi river, an hundred able-bodied negroes hoeing cotton in his fields, with fifty more picking it from the pod, and "ginning" the staple clear of seed; to-day, he is but their owner in seeming, Ephraim”
“So likewise each notable advance in the machinery for the main processes has had the effect of bringing an increase of inventive energy to bear upon the minor and the subsidiary processes -- bleaching, dyeing, printing, etc. Even now the early process of "ginning" has not been brought fully into line in spite of the prodigious efforts, made especially in the United States, to overcome the difficulties involved in this preparatory stage of the cotton industry.”
“Meanwhile, rival Avis Budget Group realized the combination posed a dangerous competitive threat and launched a higher bid, ginning up anger among Dollar Thrifty shareholders.”
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