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  • n. Plural form of footnote.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of footnote.


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  • (The Bell Curve also mentions the correlation; the source listed for it in the footnotes is a College Board publication that contains many statistics, but not that one.)

    The Great Sorting

  • Some days ago, I got a piece of what someone like Harry Wilson would call campaign literature — a 53-page analysis of the public pension crisis in New York and the U.S., with footnotes from the National Bureau of Economic Research and such.

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  • Given that the hearing was called with little notice, and little time to prepare a formal written statement, I have opted to add some annotations and expansion of my views in footnotes to this SSRN version that did not appear in the original version submitted to the subcommittee; other witnesses were also operating under time pressure and so statements are not necessarily formal in an academic sense.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » My House Testimony in “Drones II”

  • MARTIN: One of the little sad, not little - sad footnotes is that your brother actually passed away just a few months after his release from prison.

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  • The admission - in footnotes to this month's Budget - is the most official recognition yet that the credit crunch is deterring people from moving home.

    Archive 2008-03-01

  • It is worth noting that Baillie only uses the word Scotland in footnotes in Fugitive Verses and never in the poems, and so her interest in Scotland as a nation appears to be much more muted than Burns's.

    '[S]hak[ing] the dwellings of the great': Liberation in Joanna Baillie’s Poems (1790)

  • George probably lifted the footnotes from a short, blustering and inaccurate open letter by Nepstad himself.

    The sadists, the masochists and the scientists

  • Thanks for spreading the word -- and that's right, you had that brilliant story that was told in footnotes -- man, I can't tell you how much I'd still like to do something like that.

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  • It appears some of the web locations contained in footnotes in those two filings locate resources I have needed for other work in which I have embarked.


  • Yes, the language in the footnotes is strong for Justice Souter.

    Is That Legal?: Supreme Court Archives


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