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Now the same fear was being projected on Iraq -- that he was an alarming, threatening leader in the region who was out to grab the oil weapon and use it against the West.

Patrick Tyler

Political ambitions, terrorism and even climactic conditions are now threatening the energy security outlook for most European Union member states as well as other countries.

Kazimierz Marcinkiewicz

He is being investigated for allegations of threatening violence, excessive use of force, possession of maybe an illegal weapon and violating the electoral process.

Assuman Mugenyi

I just went over a jump without enough momentum to carry myself over it. I landed wrong and hit the ground. I rode all my life and never had a broken bone. I knew it wasn't life-threatening, just life-messing-up. I knew right away that I messed up and that life was never going to be the same.

Dan Hendricks

It's hard enough to work [an overnight] shift and then to have to worry about people coming into your store and threatening their lives. It makes it very difficult.

Michael Graf

Even very young children need to be informed about dying. Explain the concept of death very carefully to your child. This will make threatening him with it much more effective.

P. J. O'Rourke

If we can develop as a team and overcome the challenges of being on the road that much, I think we can hit our stride by the middle of the season and potentially be pretty threatening. But those are a lot of ifs. We need to strive to improve one week at a time and see how good we can become.

Nancy Somera

With all of these pop culture icons, it's a way for people to enter into a religious discussion in a non traditional or less threatening way.

David Dobson

But that was the general view of the times, north and south, ... He was not unusual in that view. The only thing was that he became exceptional with an exceptional movie that many people increasingly moving into human rights said 'this is too threatening ...'

Bruce Tyler

Although the prospects are still remote today, in-store and virtual top-up methods have the potential to lead wireless phone carriers or related players into merchant acquiring, threatening banks' and card networks' market positions.

Gwenn Bézard

It was terrible. At that moment you don't know if it's a passing thing or if it's life-threatening.

Jason Hanson

These are not the most provocative or threatening films that we looked at, but these are films that touched everybody in the heart.

Jason Liff

[Hardaway] sprained it and tried to play through it. The tissue stretched and basically he runs the chance of having a long-term detriment. It's our recommendation because of how unstable the thumb is to have it repaired now before it gets so severe that he ends up having arthritis or career-threatening injuries.

Thomas Carter

Are we comfortable subjecting a child to a life-threatening, life-changing surgical intervention?

David Ludwig

We have not intended our actions to sound threatening, ... Obviously, they have been threatening, and I apologize for that. We didn't mean to be making threats.

George Friedman

Patrick came up with - 'the car's mine.' We said it doesn't mean anything to us. He started threatening us.

Joe Roberts

One cannot legislate the maniacs off the street... these maniacs can only be shut down by an armed citizenry. Indeed bad things can happen in nations where the citizenry is armed, but not as bad as those which seem to be threatening our disarmed citizenry in this country at this time.

Jeff Cooper

To the United States the Third World often takes the form of a black woman who has been made pregnant in a moment of passion and who shows up one day in the reception room on the forty-ninth floor threatening to make a scene. The lawyers pay the woman off; sometimes uniformed guards accompany her to the elevators.

Lewis H. Lapham

A frantic response by bureaucrats who felt the (student) movement was threatening their grip on power.

Lorenzo Meyer

One of the things that happens for the gay population is threatening to out people at their jobs, threatening to out people in their communities. People have felt that there is no protection ... because it's via the Internet.

David Kilmnick