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  • It should be pointed out that MattY could have chosen from any number of ill-thought out, ill-constructed comments.

    Matthew Yglesias » Pro-Slavery

  • As for the future, perhaps the Chinese don’t quite believe that DARPA’s Long Range Anti-Ship Missile is meant to take out Somali pirates, or that the Triple Target Terminator is geared to counter the al Qaeda air corps which mainly seems to consist of ill-constructed bomb-laced underwear and explosive printer cartridges on commercial aircraft, or that the U.S. military plans to deploy Magneto Hydrodynamic Explosive Munitions to fight off non-existentTaliban tanks.

    Nick Turse: Overkill: Future Weapons, Future Wars, and the New Arms Race

  • A youthful idiot flies toward Detroit with an ill-constructed bomb in his underwear, and suddenly they’ re taking naked scans of you or threatening to grope your junk.

    Tom Engelhardt: The National Security State Cops a Feel: Taking Off the Gloves (and Then Everything Else)

  • The speech that followed was, in some respects, an ill-constructed mess.

    Redeem Team

  • It's clear Adams isn't impressed with the book, but it was a relatively helpful review ... up until Adams leapt onto her ill-constructed soapbox to go off on censorship.

    Free Speech Thoughts

  • As he spoke the breeze shifted, bringing not just the acrid odors of filth and cheap coal but swirling smoke from ill-constructed chimneys, and the combination made Déprez cough and his eyes water.

    The Blackstone Key

  • The senior executives at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac who supervised the implosion of these ill-constructed mortgage edifices will not be found on any breadline.

    Americanus Prudens: In Search of an Endangered Species

  • Since 1994, successive ANC governments had pursued an ill-constructed transformation policy that put racial representivity before all else.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • There's much more that the supposed designer botched: ill-constructed knee joints that wear out, a lower back that's prone to pain, an inverted exit of the optic nerve via the retina, resulting in a blind spot.

    Botched Designs

  • But within the first few pages of Until I Find You, I found myself in a maze of ill-constructed paragraphs; this is an 800+ page novel!

    Archive 2007-09-01


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