Ads raised the specter of
dreaded halitosis (previously an obscure medical term) to make folks fret about their breath--and promised a cure.
In an interview Monday, Sempra Energy's attorney accused Lockyer of trying to influence the jury in the case with his threats and the company raised the specter of
the threatened lawsuit in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing and in closed chambers with presiding San Diego Superior Court Judge Ronald S.
The March 11, 2004 Madrid train bombings have raised the specter of
another deadly provocation.
Foreign hand" alarmists raised the specter of
A White House aide notified Bush that "his unpredictable Defense Secretary had just raised the specter of
a broader confrontation," The New York Times reported.
A number of reports on national security have raised the specter of
an unanticipated, massive cyber-related attack on critical infrastructures -- such as telecommunications, electrical power systems, gas and oil, banking and finance, transportation, water supply systems, government services and emergency services -- that could disrupt core functions.
Indeed, it may be these scholars' demonstrated affinities rather than Luther's thoughts on obedience to magistrates that raised the specter of
a special Lutheran proclivity toward subjection to the Fuhrer.
According to the Religion News Service, the new legislation has raised the specter of
defiance from school teachers.
Instead of local labor unions worried about jobs heading south of the border, the opposition consists mostly of pilots who don't want the airport closed, and nearby residents who raised the specter of
a flood of illegal immigrants and drugs seeping through their neighborhoods.
Speaking in New York, he said the anticipated deficit was double what it was for the previous year and certainly raised the specter of
a new round of rate increases.
Ever since Thomas Malthus raised the specter of
overpopulation in his famous essay in 1798, society has bitterly debated the question of how many people is too many.
Molson has been losing market share to John Labatt, and beer trade agreements have raised the specter of
competition from popular price brands produced in efficient U.
When press reports and gossip raised the specter of
bankruptcy, investors sued.
Opening the floodgates of glamour to the thrift shop set raised the specter of
an unbearable enjoyment, a radical glamour democracy that was quickly held in check by the reeruption of impossibly skinny and pixielike models.
Her book Silent Spring raised the specter of
a spring season without the songs of our beloved birds who were poisoned by DDT and other deadly pesticides.