legerdemain


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Sebelius now invites comparable legerdemain in Congress.
Even the Reagan-era reform of Social Security relied on the bureaucratic legerdemain of the Boskin Commission, which rejiggered the methodology for calculating the Consumer Price Index.
As for Bernanke's alleged monetary legerdemain and lack of concern for the peril of hyperinflation, the rapidly depreciating dollar and soaring consumer prices speak for themselves.
In these instances, the US treasury must engage in some legerdemain to create additional headroom," Chambers noted.
If the figure of Derrida animates the book then it is the idea of the "verge," both in terms of false beginnings and indeterminate ends, which supplies the conceptual common denominator that all of the deconstructive legerdemain, (which I mean in the very best sense of this often maligned word), of Sallis is intended to surround.
It is one thing to suggest that one's colleagues may have erred because of ideological blinkers, or methodological legerdemain, or even unfortunate warps in their critical philosophies, but to give them the back of your hand by accusing them of being "careless" and neglectful tells us rather more about the author than it does about his colleagues.
Consider: A newspaper revered for its ability to articulate the deepest concerns of the American people reported that the government's controversial TARP program could result in massive losses to taxpayers as a result of financial legerdemain.
It s time for Obama to exert his intelligence, courage and political legerdemain and lead the way toward a workable carbon tax.
Then, through some analytical legerdemain that went over my head, Bill will select those top performers.
The stunning illusions in CRISS ANGEL Believe are not presented as standalone elements, but as interdependent components using heightened imagery, fantastical creatures and impossible feats of legerdemain, all of which are integrated into the dazzling, colorful fabric of the story.
Nevertheless, air superiority is not an ephemeral status, subject to changing hands by means of legerdemain.
His legendary legerdemain faltered in 2006 when he had to sell off his CompUSA business, which he acquired in 2000 for $800 million.