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This was a contentious, mostly.
That shouldn't be very contentious.
Could things get more contentious?
The ranting and whining became contentious at times.
It had been as contentious as hers had been congenial.
The people of Europa were certainly a contentious lot.
The TRP system in India is highly skewed and contentious.

I had gone through a divorce that was somewhat contentious.
But if one is inclined to be contentious, we have no other.
However, after the service he got into difficult and contentious.
Yet the teaching of evolution to schoolchildren is still a contentious.
Of course, the honorary membership’s value is a more contentious issue.
Suppose we call it the contentious or ambitious--would the term be suitable?
It was a contentious and largely unsupported scheme, but it caught my interest.
Contentious as Brandor’s plan was, there were other details about the Tomb that the.
But if any man seems to be contentious, we have no such custom, neither the churches of.
Pro 21:19 It is better to dwell in the wilderness, than with a contentious and an angry woman.
Kulkarni had also played an important role in shaping Advani’s contentious homage to Jinnah.
On the streets, the BJP’s war cry, ‘Har Har Modi, Ghar Ghar Modi’, was proving contentious.
Nothing contentious, you understand, but only an indication that there are greater deeps beyond.
It is contentious mainly due to the enormous amounts of material and manpower mobilised by Harris.
In this manner the revolutionists had to contend with contentious factions both foreign and domestic.
This is a contentious matter where two principled conservatives might reach a different policy conclusion.
Of course, by then, Muhammad had successfully arbitrated the contentious issue plaguing Meccans at that time.
Now, we both know what a contentious issue that has been, especially in light of the scandals over at city hall.
While valuations were high there were both buyers and sellers; market mispricing was more contentious in real time.
The harm to workers’ health by repeated and prolonged exposure to the dangerous chemicals became a contentious issue.
Another ethically contentious facet of Bitcoin is that miners expend enormous amounts of energy when mining for bitcoins.
There was a formal debate on the always contentious proposition that the East is a better place to live than the West.
It is not surprising why abortion has remained one of the most contentious political issues since the Supreme Courts Roe v.
Time diversification—the idea that stock market investing becomes less risky with a longer horizon—is a contentious issue.
The pair were speeding away into the distant gray by the time that the contentious revellers became aware of what had happened.
The Lord dwells in men that love peace because He loved peace; but from the contentious and the utterly wicked He is far distant.
He briefly toyed with the idea of convening a council meeting but knew how contentious that could be if aluminum was flashing in the area.
Since their introduction in 1985 Legislative Council proceedings had become more animated, contentious and at times divisive in character.
Because of the ongoing contentious relationship between Bobby Kennedy, who as the attorney general was head of the Justice Department, and J.
Those who bought Century bonds at the bottom and held them through a contentious and protracted legal process enjoyed a return of over 400%.
The crowds at Gandhi Maidan and beyond had discovered a Modi trying to unshackle himself from a contentious past and evolve into the hope for the future.
That evening, she and Gladys had a contentious exchange about it, ending with Norma Jeane telling her mother to never interfere with my career again.
The BJP had built its cadres in UP on the back of the contentious Ram Janmabhoomi agitation, attempting to fill the vacuum left behind by the shrinking Congress.

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