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The superstition was that disability of any sort was the mark of the devil. The phrases are in languages throughout Europe: the devil's hoof, the devil's horn mark. It reaches back to early Christianity and the middle ages. Where a child was born out of wedlock, the church cooked up the impression that you'd done something sinful, and something dreadful would result. You will still find, particularly in Greece, people doing a little sign when they see a very badly disabled child it needs warding off.
Kate Adie
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This place is known all over Europe and Asia and Japan and everywhere, ... I had some people in here last night from Poland and France. Everybody has their cameras. They want to take pictures of the Velvet Lounge, 'cause they know it's coming down, see.
Fred Anderson
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Britain's great war leader, William Pitt, used Britain's naval power to strike at France where it was most vulnerable, in its colonies, while also using Britain's money to subsidize Prussia and small German states to do the bulk of the fighting against France and its allies in Europe,
Fred Anderson
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You can't ask for much more the first time you are playing a course in competition, ... It felt a lot like coming to Switzerland in Europe, which is one the places I've always enjoyed going the fresh air in the morning, the nice scenery.
Fredrik Jacobson
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You can't ask for much more the first time you are playing a course in competition, ... It felt a lot like coming to Switzerland in Europe, which is one the places I've always enjoyed going -- the fresh air in the morning, the nice scenery.
Fredrik Jacobson
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I wanted to make the top 50 in the world, top 15 in Europe, have two wins and score under 63.
Fredrik Jacobson
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It is difficult to explain. In the Premiership this season, I think that maybe we had some problems with the physical game. Everybody has talked about it. But in Europe, I don't think there is so much need for it. Teams try to play against us and that suits us very well.
Fredrik Ljungberg
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This year we expect a 60 to 70 percent increase for the LCD market in Europe. We will more than double (sales) and increase the (market) share to over 20 percent.
Fujio Nishida
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I think we are taking after the markets in Europe, most of them are down today. I think the guys are just taking profits on banks because there's still good news especially with credit demand figures this morning.
Ferdi Heyneke
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They sometimes give the impression, have done for years, that there's an Anglo-Saxon world out there waiting to do them down. Just as much as our anti-Europeans think there's a Franco-German plot to do down the Brits in Europe
Denis MacShane
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With some of the best known consumer publishing brands in Europe, IPC provides Time Inc. with an important presence within the European consumer publishing sector,
Don Logan
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The crisis ... may seem more intense now because birds in Europe have become infected.
Dick Thompson
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Most people assumed that spring 2006 was for a domestic Japanese launch and historically Europe has always been the last to receive Japanese technology. I think it is actually good news that we are attempting a simultaneous launch so people don't resent the fact that other territories have it first. I think people have been positively surprised that it will be out before Christmas.
David Wilson
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In the last couple of years, the U.S. has taken a tough line on China. The fact that they were able to make this agreement tells us that Europe and Japan have fallen into line with U.S. on this matter. That's a major turning point.
David Woo
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In the interim, we'll probably change our lines around a little bit. There's no way we're going to replace him over the weekend. How we replace him, we're unsure at this time. We don't know if maybe we can get somebody who's in Europe now and wants to come back (to North America), or maybe we make a trade to acquire an offensive forward.
David Franke
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I am just happy to play in any game (but) I can't talk about games in Europe when I'm not even playing at home at the moment.
Dennis Bergkamp
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Europe now finds itself in that terribly uncomfortable position that no matter what the monetary authorities do regarding interest rates, it shall be detrimental to the currency.
Dennis Gartman
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Europe still has the same problems that drove the euro from its initial highs of $1.17 to its low of 88.50 cents.
Dennis Gartman
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We're glad to see that sales in Europe have turned around. McDonald's said nothing about Asia so that could mean that they're still sucking wind there.
Dean Haskell
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Claudio Reyna
He's got a big future ahead in Europe no doubt. And he's going to be a big part of this team not only in the near future but for many years to come.
Claudio Reyna
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Antitrust breaches in the U.S. are seen as immoral, whereas in Europe it has been part of doing business.
Chris Bright
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The Netherlands is like the Afghanistan of Europe Eighty percent of synthetic drugs come from there.
Cem Cehdioglu
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There has been some unwinding of the premium attached to the dollar. There are limits to how far the euro will rally, but the United States has more room to slow than Europe, which could take more wind out of the dollar's sails.
Bob Lynch
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The combination of Hibernian and CGU should enhance significantly the position of the combined group in the life and savings and general insurance markets in Ireland, one of Europe's major growth economies,
Bob Scott
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The combination of Hibernian and CGU should enhance significantly the position of the combined group in the life and savings and general insurance markets in Ireland, one of Europe's major growth economies.
Bob Scott
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Everyone knows we work the longest hours in Europe,
Brendan Barber
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The reality is that Britain has one of the lowest rates of sick absence in Europe and sickness rates have been coming down for the last 10 years,
Brendan Barber
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No longer should British workers like the Peugeot workers in Coventry find that they are the cheapest and easiest in Europe to get rid of when the going gets tough - and we send them a message of solidarity today.
Brendan Barber
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Our very first grant was a seventh-grader who wanted to go to cartooning school. Another girl went to sing with the Sussex County Chorus in Europe.
Terry Johnson
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I grew up in the Sixties, when the music was very open, ... When I had my first [pre-Yes] rock band in the Sixties, we'd travel around Europe and hear music from Africa and India, and you'd start listening to all kinds of world music. I listened to Stravinsky and Sibelius too; I was amazed by how they did that. In the Seventies that all came out in pop-rock music.
The Jerusalem
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