Trying its hardest to pull the rug
from under Hitachi Data Systems Ltd, IBM Corp is offering Hitachi's 140 European bi-polar Skyline customers maintenance contracts, with the aim of converting them to IBM 9121 G5 CMOS processors.
President Clinton--who will, in due course, pull the rug
from under Mr.
Lisska attempts to pull the rug
out from under this criticism - and the positions of people like Finnis and Grisez who grant it - by arguing that for Aquinas an "essence" is a set of "synthetic a priori properties" (together constituting, in the parlance of philosophers Kripke and Putnam, a "natural kind") that is dispositional rather than static in character.
Blair still hopes Clinton will survive, and will not do anything to pull the rug
from under him.
Heavenly's idea of play, though, is to pull the rug
out from under you.
My own goals for a Senate bill include: 1) rescuing the thousands of Tennesseans and millions of Americans who will be trapped in collapsing Affordable Care Act exchanges with few or even zero options for health insurance in 2018 unless Congress acts; 2) lowering premium costs, which have increased under the ACA law; 3) gradually giving states more flexibility on the Medicaid program, but doing this in a way that does not pull the rug
out from under people who rely on Medicaid; and 4) making sure those with pre-existing conditions have access to insurance.
LEADERS of England's biggest cities uniting to fight Tory rogue landlord David Cameron's order to pull the rug
from under the feet of council tenants will test the Conservative commitment to devolution.
Cignal rallied from two sets down to pull the rug
from under RC ColaAir Force, 2325, 2225, 2521, 2516, 1614.
As secretary of the local Chamber of Trade I know how hard it is for the retailers, who put back into society with rates and taxes, to make a proper living and they resent schemes which pull the rug
from under their hard work.
This will, in effect, "pull the rug
" from underneath the application by Asda for a new store on the existing site and make their intended pounds 16m investment contrary to planning guidance.
IT'S typical of Everton to build up your hopes one week, only to then pull the rug
from under you the next.
Confidence is an entertaining and slickly-directed suspense thriller, which fails to pull the rug
from under us.