In selecting CIA Director Mike Pompeo as his nominee for Secretary of State, the president has called upon a brilliant, tough-minded
leader to guide our diplomatic corps through challenging days ahead.
Why not devote an issue to biological carbon capture, another to a tough-minded
critique of carbon taxes, renewables, and the much-touted recipe for vegan panacea, another to considering how to reduce population quickly and humanely, and another to vigorously restoring nature.
Like the great Mary Lou Lord, Bonar is an underground rock goddess fusing punk rampages and 60s girl group sounds in songs that are both tough-minded
(Jealous Girls) and starkly revealing (Better Than Me).
oHaymaker,o describing a tough-minded
working class individual who becomes successful through a combination of grit, perseverance, and native intelligence, became current during the first fifty years of organized baseball in Troy.
REGULAR readers know that I sometimes mock"very serious people" politicians and pundits who solemnly repeat conventional wisdom that sounds tough-minded
Beginning as tough-minded
prison drama, careening into daffily escapist caper territory and concluding somewhere in between, the pic casts Ewan McGregor brashly against type as a grizzled master thief mentoring a teenage inmate (Brenton Thwaites) through a high-stakes heist that goes inevitably wrong.
The new film marks a rare foray into optimistic, family-friendly filmmaking for Clooney and Heslov, both of whom are believed to be attracted to tough-minded
, sceptical, even cynical movies.
The book is tough-minded
and depressing, not just because it describes his suffering but because it predicts ours.
She was tough-minded
, decent and effective in that role and is a good colleague.
In my experience, tough-minded
collaboration in education is typically more successful than tough-minded
His best friend and secret crush, outspoken, tough-minded
Sara, is planning a life--or at least her version of one--involving an efficiency apartment in Brooklyn and an internship at a publishing company.
But Yachimovich proved to be just as tough-minded
a parliamentarian as she'd been a reporter, carving a niche for herself as her party's most prominent promoter of progressive legislation.