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  • So, food and shelter are necessary, but the main thing is our culture, our own thousand-year old spirit.

    Transcript: VOA's Interview With The Dalai Lama

  • It's not only his destiny, it's the thousand-year destiny of his branch of the royal family to reunite the lost kingdom of Arnor and restore the royal rule to Gondor.

    Chosen ones

  • The motley cast of talented misfits is trying to bring down a thousand-year empire (try to avoid thinking “reich”), but the heroes discover to their dismay that, bad as the empire was, it was holding back something even worse.

    Books

  • The book ends with Galt escaping captivity and torture and leading his community of producers back into the world, to presumably inaugurate a thousand-year paradise of no taxes, no unions, no minimum wage, no socialism, no tripartite government, and no Jesus.

    Ellis Weiner: Rapture And Rand: Peas In A Pod

  • As DeSmogBlog reports: Wegman, who was chair of the National Academy of Sciences '(NAS) Committee on Applied and Theoretical Statistics, was tapped in' 06 by Republican representatives Joe Barton and Ed Whitfield to assemble a so-called "expert panel" to critique the famous hockey stick, a graph illustrating a thousand-year temperature record as reconstructed by climate scientists Michael Mann, Raymond Bradley and Malcolm Hughes.

    Miles Grant: Virginia AG Fine With Fraud If It Backs His Political Views

  • This is despite information culled from contacts to the effect that the situation on this road in Huntingdonshire (that thousand-year old entity so callously and carelessly expunged from the map by Ted Heath in the 1970s) is dire.

    Another Fine Mess

  • But whether a hundred-year long counterattack in the middle of a thousand-year long aggression requires forgiveness depends on how one views the thousand-year long attack.

    June 21st, 2009

  • But he believes Turkey has on its side geography, a thousand-year tradition as a trading center and a wave of history that is shifting wealth and power from West to East.

    Istanbul Woos Financiers

  • It may seem that continuing the dam in the desert or the elephant whistle in repair is a rediculous waste of time and we ought to abolish the relics forthwith, but we could always get that thousand-year flood or elephant charge.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » The First Amendment and Advertisements of Legal Prostitution

  • Judeo-Christian morality and its one or two thousand-year influence on Western civilization originally informed our justice system.

    ProWomanProLife » Back to school

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