[00:06]His effortless calligraphy has an unconventional grace of its own.
[00:17]His strategy rested on a conviction that international trade was a zero-sum game:
[00:25]the more a country imported-tapestries, lace or mirrors,
[00:30]say-the more real wealth it was losing.
[00:37]The mergers of telecom companies, such as WorldCom,
[00:42]hardly seem to bring higher prices for consumers or a reduction
[00:47]in the pace of technical progress.
[00:53]Once again, Nichols has entered a local Internet message board's
[00:58]"furnace abstinence" contest where bragging rights
[01:02]and an iceberg-shaped trophy are at stake for those who can go the longest
[01:08]without turning on their furnaces.
[01:16]Baghdad nights are full of menace. The smoke of looted,
[01:21]burning buildings turns the sunset blood orange. Once darkness falls,
[01:28]tracer fire arcs across the sky like red fireworks.
[01:33]It's dazzling but dangerous.
[01:39]Perfection, as any website designer will tell you,
[01:43]is absolutely essential in HTML coding. Misplace a bracket,
[01:49]spell a command wrong, and the whole page could come crashing down.
[01:58]Williams was upset at the timing of the foot-fault call
[02:02]and turned toward the lineswoman and brandished her racket and,
[02:06]using profanity, threatened to stuff a tennis ball down her throat.
[02:15.57]Dr. Jones said, “I use a kind of metaphor:
[02:19.94]Your bodyhas a very effective fire alarm.
[02:24.04] One of the reasons you’realive today is that it went off during the earthquake. ”内容来自 听力课堂网：http://www.tingclass.net/show-8124-238337-1.html