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Wasielewski said about 20 teams asked about Wright — his 6-foot-2, 215-pound frame alone merited interest — but numbers and highlights weren’t enough.
FOR UNDRAFTED NFL ROOKIES, THE ODDS WERE EVEN LONGER THIS YEAR. ISAIAH WRIGHT MADE IT ANYWAY.SAM FORTIERNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The data also suggests that China has a fairly broad definition of which populations merit “emergency-use” immunizations.
A CHINESE VACCINE MAKER SAYS IT’S INOCULATED 1 MILLION PEOPLE—EVEN THOUGH ITS TRIALS ARE INCOMPLETEGRADY MCGREGORNOVEMBER 20, 2020FORTUNE
With some reservations, Pauli saw merit in Jung’s expanded definition.
THE SYNCHRONICITY OF WOLFGANG PAULI AND CARL JUNG - ISSUE 93: FORERUNNERSPAUL HALPERNNOVEMBER 18, 2020NAUTILUS
Google did not achieve its position on any such market by competing on the merits.
ACT NOW BEFORE GOOGLE KILLS US, 135-STRONG COALITION OF STARTUPS WARNS EU ANTITRUST CHIEFNATASHA LOMASNOVEMBER 12, 2020TECHCRUNCH
A lawsuit filed in the Michigan courts by the campaign last week was dismissed by a state Court of Claims judge who said the suit lacked merit.
GEORGIA ANNOUNCES HAND AUDITFELICIA SONMEZ, COLBY ITKOWITZ, JOHN WAGNER, DEREK HAWKINSNOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Patrick McSweeney, the attorney for the group of five Monument Avenue-area residents who sought to keep the statue, said he didn’t think Herring’s motion had merit.
VIRGINIA ATTORNEY GENERAL ASKS COURT TO LET NORTHAM REMOVE LEE STATUE IN RICHMONDPATRICIA SULLIVANNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In the end, the verdict seems to be that the route of transmission that China is highlighting is possible, but rare — whatever the merits of the cases that have been highlighted.
THE U.S. HAS ABSOLUTELY NO CONTROL OVER THE CORONAVIRUS. CHINA IS ON TOP OF THE TINIEST RISKS.CHRIS MOONEY, GERRY SHIHNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
If yours is a little dirty but doesn’t merit a full recleaning, put it in an old metal pan, pour boiling water on it, and swish it with your chain tool.
YOU SHOULD HOT-WAX YOUR BIKE CHAINS. HERE'S WHY.JOE LINDSEYNOVEMBER 6, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
They lend a tinge of unearned authenticity, just by merit of being visual.
HOW VIRAL VIDEOS HELPED BLAST VOTING LIES ACROSS THE WEBDREW HARWELLNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs and multiple county officials have said there is no merit to the Sharpie concerns.
ELECTION OFFICIALS IN ARIZONA REBUT CLAIMS THAT BALLOTS MARKED WITH SHARPIES WERE DISQUALIFIEDHANNAH KNOWLES, EMMA BROWN, MERYL KORNFIELDNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST

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