2005年05月02日

You can't please everybody.

誰もかれもをよろこばすことはできない。

You can't please everybody.

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2005年04月24日

rife, flim-flam, poltroon, greed

If there is any area of administration discourse more (1. ) with lies, distortions and political (2. ) than foreign policy, it is the economy.

The matter isn't helped by so-called liberal economists who refuse to actually consider that there is more to the economy of nations than is dreamed of in their philosophies.

When tenure is no longer available, indeed, when universities close and their ivory-tower jobs have gone overseas, then perhaps economists will understand that they've encouraged killing the goose that laid the golden egg.

As far as the (3. ) of policy, and their corporate enablers, they will pay for their abandonment of our country in the name of (4. ). I don't know when or how, but they will pay.

http://billmon.org/archives/001315.html

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2005年04月19日

brag

The contest draws students from colleges and universities throughout Asia.
Winners selected from regional contests on six continents will advance to the ACM Programming Contest World Finals to compete for [1.__________] rights and scholarships.

http://icpc.baylor.edu/icpc/default.htm

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Worthy to imitation

New guidelines for [1.__________] Education Projects will be available in summer 2003. In the interim, the guidelines below can be used for reference, but should NOT be used to prepare an application.

http://www.neh.gov/grants/guidelines/eep-hfg.html

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2005年03月19日

lethargy

While some frogs cost only 20-30 dollars (US dollars) to treat, others can cost more than 100 dollars, Pergolotti said.
She warned of an increase in the number of previously unrecognised frog diseases which could indicate broader environmental degradation.
Typical symptoms included changes in skin colour, 【lethargy】 and weight loss, she said.
"These are new and unrecognised diseases. Because we know so little about them, we get as much lab work done as we can afford," Pergolotti said.

オーストラリアに唯一あったカエルの病院が閉鎖してしまう、とのこと。
http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/afp/australiaanimalsfrogs

ことしゃんのページで見かけた記事です。
http://ch.kitaguni.tv/u/1544/%a4%ab%a4%a8%a4%eb/0000194608.html

【lethargy】;
1. A state of sluggishness, inactivity, and apathy.
2. A state of unconsciousness resembling deep sleep.
[American Heritage]

1 無気力,無感動;倦怠(けんたい).
2 〔病〕嗜眠(しみん),昏睡(こんすい)(状態).
[小学館プログレッシブ]

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