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  • n. Plural form of leaning.


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  • Your comment basically says that your interpretation of political leanings is accurate, while another interpretation is false.

    Matthew Yglesias » Are African-Americans Conservative, or Is Ideological Self-Identification Meaningless?

  • I find it find amussing that the average American i talk to, regaurdless of political leanings, is completely against the current wars and very much against engaging in another war.

    U.S. military plans against Iran being updated

  • Last week, as investors worst fears about contagion from the debt crisis faded, Goldman returned to its more-bullish long-term leanings on the euro against the dollar and raised its euro forecasts back up to $1.35 in six months and $1.38 a year from now.

    Euro Rally Is Prelude to a Fall

  • Many times reading a story or novel that reflects my own personal interests or leanings is a somewhat boring endeavor, unless the plot is unique.

    MIND MELD: SF with an Opposing Viewpoint

  • It's bad enough that George Bush has been willing, and able, to challenge and dismantle some of the most basic tenets of our American democracy - the system of checks and balances, an independent judiciary, and the right of a people to be free from government intrusion and persecution - but to see England fall prey to the same simple-minded authoritarian leanings is simply very sad.


  • Threatening to withhold sacraments to punish people for their political leanings is upsetting to people in many different faiths.

    Bishop Raymond Burke Crosses Political Line

  • Although sometimes even thinking through the implications of Temeraire’s political leanings is a bit too brain-engagey … I suppose that’s what Tom Holt type comic fantasy is for

    Reading is Fun(damental) at SF Novelists

  • But then a gang of young, over-enthusiastic woollies with protectionist leanings aka baa-aad lambs get wind of the secret negotiations.

    BOOK VIEW CAFE BLOG » First Contact Negotiations Go Horribly Wrong!

  • The BBC knows Hix's political leanings, which is why they asked him to write this opinion piece.


  • But, under the circumstances, their leanings were the very reverse; for in the triumphant conqueror they saw a continuance of their own danger; whereas, had the amphibious animal been victorious, this would have been at an end.

    The Castaways


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