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The last few months have put technology and its role in society, especially in the United States, in the spotlight.
THE RISE OF THE ACTIVIST DEVELOPERWALTER THOMPSONFEBRUARY 9, 2021TECHCRUNCH
They don’t do it for not a big salary, no spotlight, no interview, just because they care, they want to do something about it.
KANSAS CITY CHIEFS LINEMAN LAURENT DUVERNAY-TARDIF STAYED ON THE COVID-19 FRONT LINES. NOW HE'S MISSING THE SUPER BOWL.SEAN GREGORYFEBRUARY 4, 2021TIME
Now that I was in the spotlight I was like, “OK, well, now that I got everyone’s attention, I got to really make the world proud and do something.”
CYNTHIA BAILEY ON MODELING, ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND THE ‘REAL HOUSEWIFE’ LIFENICK FOURIEZOSFEBRUARY 4, 2021OZY
That spotlight will now fall on Jassy, and politicians are already preparing.
JEFF BEZOS STEPPING DOWN AS AMAZON CEO, TRANSITIONING TO EXECUTIVE CHAIR ROLEJAY GREENE, TONY ROMMFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The actions by two have driven our beautiful town into the national spotlight in ways that do not reflect our whole community.
U.S. PROSECUTORS EYE 400 POTENTIAL SUSPECTS, EXPECT SEDITION CHARGES ‘VERY SOON’ IN JAN. 6 CAPITOL BREACHSPENCER HSU, RACHEL WEINER, DEVLIN BARRETTJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
On an NBC schedule without NHL games for competition, the NWHL will be in the hockey spotlight.
WOMEN’S HOCKEY IS SEEING A SPONSORSHIP BOOMMARISA INGEMIJANUARY 26, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Even in spotlight beam patterns, driving lights are designed to provide a wide arc of illumination.
THE BEST WAY TO ADD DRIVING LIGHTS TO A NORMAL CARWES SILERJANUARY 26, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
After playing a long stretch of shows, he was feeling exhausted, hung over and uneasy about his new role in the spotlight.
YOU MIGHT KNOW MORGAN WALLEN BECAUSE OF THE SNL INCIDENT. BUT HE’S POISED TO BE THE FUTURE OF COUNTRY MUSIC.EMILY YAHRJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The House sergeant-at-arms steps into the spotlight only a few seconds once a year to announce the president’s arrival to deliver the State of the Union address.
HOUSE SECURITY CHIEF SAID LAWMAKER WARINESS OF MILITARY AT CAPITOL DROVE HIS RESISTANCE TO EARLY REQUEST FOR NATIONAL GUARDROSALIND HELDERMAN, BETH REINHARD, KAROUN DEMIRJIAN, CAROL D. LEONNIGJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Instead of sharing her spotlight, in these scenes Scorsese often places the camera just over his shoulder, so that we can imagine the experience of an evening out with Lebowitz.
IN PRETEND IT’S A CITY, MARTIN SCORSESE SHARES THE PLEASURE OF FRAN LEBOWITZ’S COMPANYJUDY BERMANJANUARY 8, 2021TIME
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WORDS RELATED TO SPOTLIGHT

  • ballyhoo
  • celebrity
  • center stage
  • dishonor
  • disrepute
  • fame
  • flak
  • infamy
  • ink
  • name
  • notoriousness
  • obloquy
  • opprobrium
  • renown
  • rep
  • scandal
  • splash
  • spotlight
  • wise
  • éclat
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