Moreover, the utter direness
of the new Bari's isolation and disconnectedness from the living earth and sea hits a new low in this author's vision of an urban inferno.
In every video, there's a moment of painful introspection; the characters realize the direness
of their predicament, then shake it off.
Of course, Keynes foresaw the direness
of this situation from its very origins in Versailles, in The Economic Consequences of the Peace.
In stark contrast, in the same dire scenario, with only a small minority being true believers, not only would the best-intended sovereign state be less effective than the market, but the likelihood of the state's failure would rise with the direness
of the scenario.
Indeed, it's only the sheer direness
of some of the clubs below Newcastle that will stop them becoming embroiled in a long battle against the drop.
The challenge is finding ways to communicate environmental concerns that adequately convey the direness
of the problems, while not resorting to "crisis" messages.
In a way, that picture distilled the direness
of the situation and the urgency way better than anything I wrote.
The question that remains, however, is whether those churches that descended most directly--in both genealogy and geography--from their Swiss/German and Dutch roots, can recognize the direness
of their situation and accept as authentic the Anabaptist expressions of their Southern brothers and sisters.
Or again in "Ignatz Recidivist," whose seven short lines rehearse the direness
of Krazy's situation:
But with Pakistan, Refugees International has begun to discuss those 'refugees' impacted by climate displacement, where the cause of their movements and the direness
of their situation was caused, not in broad terms by conflict, but by natural disaster.
Amid all the doom, gloom and insufferable direness
that defined last summer's film crop, Ahmed Mekki, Egyptian cinema's hottest young comedy star, emerged almost out of nowhere to deliver a knockout with "Teer Enta" (Fly Now): the funniest, zaniest comedy of 2009.
In this second and final installment of Maher's firsthand account of Borie's encounter with U-405, we join him and his shipmates as morning reveals the direness
of their predicament.