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The same battle gave rise to the term "thin red line"--a misquotation of the Times' description of the 93rd Sutherland Highlanders' heroic stand in the face of Russian cavalry as a "thin red streak tipped with a line of steel.
However, the newspaper said on Tuesday that the figure was a misquotation and it would correct its story.
Misquotation and misinterpretation by anti-Israel bloggers prompted a counter blog by the conservative author Max Boot.
I had to write, however, to point out that the review contains a not-insignificant misquotation.
HITTING BACK: Sir John Houghton says misquotation is damaging him and the science he represents
Oft used, this exclamation is a callously employed misquotation and is usually invoked as a crude attempt at humor or insult.
Hours after the legislators voted 19 by 17 to discuss the 'incorrect' document amidst protest from Ayiei and his Directors citing misquotation, a vote of no confidence.
The tactics of the Israel Lobby plumb the depths of dishonor and indecency and include character assassination, selective misquotation, the willful distortion of the record, the fabrication of falsehoods, and an utter disregard for the truth.
Freeman had some deservedly harsh descriptions of the lobby's influence: "The tactics of the Israel lobby plumb the depths of dishonour and indecency and include character assassination, selective misquotation, the wilful distortion of the record, the fabrication of falsehoods and an utter disregard for the truth.
The second is: "Those who ignore history are condemned to repeat it," which is actually a misquotation of the original text written by philosopher George Santayana, who, in his Reason in Common Sense, wrote: "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
Nonetheless, the assumption that people would vote for representatives who looked like them proved too simple, with the majority of women rejecting Republican vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin's misquotation, "There's a place in Hell reserved for women who don't support other women.