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A Dangerous Game
A Dangerous Game is a 1956 novel by the Swiss writer Friedrich Dürrenmatt. Its original German title is Die Panne, which means "The breakdown". It is known as Traps in the United States. It tells the story of a traveller who, when his car breaks down, is invited for dinner by a former judge, after which nightmarish developments follow. The work was initially written as a radio play, but was adapted into prose almost immediately. It won the 1956 Blind War Veterans’ Prize for best radio play and the literary award of the newspaper Tribune de Lausanne.
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It's a dangerous game we're in, it's very relentless from start to end, and it's always like that. You can make good out of bad.
We have had people ask us about it....is it time to play for a positive bounce in Russia? Our answer is: it's a very dangerous game to play.
The next game will be a dangerous game for us and we need to be sure there isn't a let-down, it's going to come down to execution and having intensity to start the game is going to be big for us.
A dangerous game of military brinkmanship is now being played in Europe, if one commander or one pilot makes a mistake or a bad decision in this situation, we may have casualties and a high-stakes cycle of escalation that is difficult to stop.
As a potential shutdown creeps closer, we will see if Sen. Toomey sticks with his votes to defund Planned Parenthood or if he is so scared about his re-election that he flip-flops in a panic, these ads will highlight that Sen. Toomey and extremists in Congress are playing a dangerous game, and Pennsylvania families deserve better.
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