Intimidating someone

"Vow it then, madame," cried the prince, furious at not intimidating his victim.

The tone of the press there was intimidating, particularly toward Russia.

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There are other allusions to this intimidating insect in this book.

I said this to myself, resolutely, by way of answer to the intimidating storm.

You see: IF you were angry at that time and you had your "I'm-gonna-rip-your-ass"-face on, THEN it is quite understandable that someone might have called you "intimidating and scary looking"...

IF, however, you were in a good mood, the sky was blue, birds were singing and butterflies were fluttering AND someone said to you that you were "intimidating and scary looking" THEN you could take a long, hard and critical look into the next available mirror... Is that the body language of a relaxed man or of some beast ready to attack?

To re-state the premise of the argument again: the theocratic head of a foreign despotism offers money in his own name in order to suborn the murder of a civilian citizen of another country, for the offense of writing a work of fiction. Bush, when asked to comment, could only say grudgingly that, as far as he could see, no American interests were involved…” ― Christopher Hitchens, tags: atheism, bastille, bullying, censorship, demagogy, dictatorship, enlightenment, fascism, fatwa, first-amendment, free-speech, friendship, george-hw-bush, hate, humor, individualism, intimidation, iran, irony, khomeini, literature, love, principles, religion, rushdie, satanic-verses, stupidity, theocracy, united-states, united-states-constitution, washington-post “He poked his finger into my chest again.

No more root-and-branch challenge to the values of the Enlightenment (on the bicentennial of the fall of the Bastille) or to the First Amendment to the Constitution, could be imagined. “Well, I have something to tell you: don’t let the sun set on you in this county, because…”I grabbed his wrist and yanked him forward, tripping him with my foot. “Listen well, because I won’t be repeating myself, you racist prick.

Historian Robert No, we’re not talking about Donald Trump.

During a visit to the LBJ Presidential Library in Austin, I was struck by just how many parallels there are between Lyndon Johnson and Trump.

He belittled and browbeat others to intimidate them and give him what he wanted.

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