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The strategy allows sharper and more-pointed questioning of the chief executives, following many tech hearings where members struggled to illicit new information or answers from tech executives.
BIG TECH CEOS FACE LAWMAKERS IN HOUSE HEARING ON SOCIAL MEDIA’S ROLE IN EXTREMISM, MISINFORMATIONGERRIT DE VYNCK, CAT ZAKRZEWSKI, ELIZABETH DWOSKIN, RACHEL LERMANMARCH 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Another has shows a cat-like animal, with short, pointed ears.
IDENTIFYING ANIMALS IN PHOTOS IS TRICKIER THAN YOU MIGHT THINKPHILIP KIEFERMARCH 2, 2021POPULAR SCIENCE
In sharing the darkness that clouded her coming of age, Febos asks pointed questions about the expectations placed on women and how they impact a person’s sense of self.
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He started asking questions about how this happened, but everybody he spoke to just pointed fingers.
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It also hadn’t become infamous for taking pointed aim at traditional institutional investors and short-sellers.
A REDDIT USER ON WHAT IT’S LIKE TO BE PART OF “THE MOTHER OF ALL SHORT SQUEEZES”SAMANTH SUBRAMANIANJANUARY 28, 2021QUARTZ
The segments of the corolla are pointed but on some varieties unequal, particularly that of Shiraz tobacco.
The major-general kept him well informed of every movement of the enemy, and pointed out the dangerous isolation of Davout.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
And the finger he pointed at the girl quivered with the rage that filled him at this trick they had thought to put upon him.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
The Minister pointed out to them the attendant difficulties, and referred them to the Prime Minister.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
As pointed out above, the action in a child's play is not intended as a dramatic spectacle.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
WORDS RELATED TO POINTED
- big as life
- in sight
- in view
- not hidden
- out in the open
- to be seen
- under one's nose
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