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The Hubris Holding Back The Woman Who Should Become President

Bustle - 14 Sep 2016
But then, is calling out Clinton's hubris all that revelatory? Can you think of any presidential candidate — present or past — who doesn't have hubris? Of course, Powell's comments struck a slightly more specific chord: in an email to a business ...

Jayne: 'Vietnam War' lays out hubris of American leadership

The Columbian - 24 Sep 2017
The tales of soldiers and civilians on both sides of the conflict are riveting; the pointlessness of the exercise is maddening; the machinations of American leaders, driven by hubris and blinded by arrogance, are infuriating. Not far removed from the ...

The Hubris of Hezbollah

The Atlantic - 18 Sep 2017
The Hubris of Hezbollah. How the militant group will fumble into the next Middle Eastern war. Supporters of Lebanon's Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah display Hezbollah and Lebanese flags. Supporters of Lebanon's Hezbollah leader Sayyed ...

Just as the Greeks told it: Hubris brought the Seattle mayor down

Seattle Times - 16 Sep 2017
Then-Seattle Mayor Ed Murray speaks at a news conference in the Norman B. Rice room at Seattle City Hall in June after one of his accusers withdrew a lawsuit accusing Murray of sexually abusing him three decades ago. (Ellen M. Banner/The Seattle Times).

The hubris that's slowly killing McLaren and Red Bull - 21 Sep 2017
The hubris that's slowly killing McLaren and Red Bull. So desperate are Red Bull and McLaren for success in Formula 1, they are both prepared to gamble on the engine supply front. The next 12 months should indicate whether either can revive its fortunes.

Did Flipkart just break the hubris meter?

Livemint - 20 Sep 2017
Hubris is back in India's e-commerce industry, and from the looks of it, it's worse than ever. Flipkart's chief executive officer (CEO), Kalyan Krishnamurthy, said in an interview with Mint, “(Cash) burn is not a metric that anybody worries about any ...

Amazon's Big HQ2: A Sign of Hubris and Danger

Wall Street Journal (subscription) - 11 Sep 2017
But top of the list for many is the construction of a new headquarters. Hubris, meet Amazon has achieved extraordinary feats, most notably in speed of expansion. It hired more than 30,000 people in the last quarter alone, and in the past ...

DACA Immigrants Shouldn't Be Punished for Obama's Hubris

Reason (blog) - 08 Sep 2017
But even congressmen far less enthusiastic than I about throwing open the golden door should be embracing DACA recipients. They are assets to the United States who don't deserve be punished for Obama's hubris and lack of foresight. If Congress can't ...

Charlottesville and the Age of Hubris

MercatorNet (blog) - 27 Aug 2017
The Age of Aquarius was supposed to bring peace, harmony and liberation. At least that's what the 1960s song told us. I guess I missed the verse describing the Age of Hubris that was to follow. Hubris, in ancient Greek times, described “the intentional ...

Harvey reveals corporate hubris regarding safety - 31 Aug 2017
Richard Rennard, the president of Arkema, shrugged his shoulders when asked what more his company could have done to prevent chemicals from burning at his plant in Crosby. He rattled off the systems his company employed to chill the organic peroxides: ...

Hurricane Hubris: Realizations Over A Plate Of Pasta - 12 Sep 2017
After about the fourth or fifth time opening the empty cupboards in my kitchen on Monday night, hoping that somehow food would magically appear, I finally reached the conclusion that I have hurricane hubris. And that I'm a lousy excuse for a Floridian.

Hamstrung by hubris (subscription) - 02 Sep 2017
U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence visited the Houston region Thursday and vowed that the U.S. government will back the population as it recovers from the disastrous damage caused by Hurricane Harvey. “We will be here every day until this state and this ...

Of hives and hubris – 'The History of Bees'

Maine Edge - 06 Sep 2017
Some of the best speculative fiction comes from taking a kernel of reality and extrapolating it both outward and inward, building a compelling and interesting world anchored by a baseline of truth. Maja Lunde's “The History of Bees” (Touchstone, $26 ...

Letter: Houston + Hubris = Harvey

The Columbian - 05 Sep 2017
As an expat New Orleanian still grieving the cultural and human losses of Katrina, I have only sympathy for all of Harvey's victims. Yet I have nothing but contempt for the city planners, officials, real estate developers and their lobbyists who have ...

Did the US learn anything from the Vietnam War?

Chicago Tribune - 20 Sep 2017
I believe you are correct to say “the tragedy of hubris” in part led us into the Vietnam War and affected military strategy throughout the 10-year war. However, one would have hoped that with “the power of hindsight” the United States would have ...

The SB Questionnaire: Ivy Vahanian

Santa Barbara Independent - 25 Sep 2017
Actress Ivy Vahanian, a founding member of a Santa Barbara theater group called The Producing Unit, is excited to be presenting Ayad Akhtar's Pulitzer-winning drama “Disgraced,” which hits the Center Stage Theater on September 28. The timely play ...

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