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 AJR  Cliché Corner

From AJR,   March 1999  issue

Cliché Corner   

By Lori Robertson
Lori Robertson (robertson.lori@gmail.com), a former AJR managing editor, is a senior contributing writer for the magazine.      

"A small but influential cadre of U.S. senators has begun whispering about a surprising new exit strategy for politicians sick of the president's impeachment trial."
Detroit News

"With the acquittal of President Clinton a foregone conclusion, the only uncertainty is how the search for an 'exit strategy' will end."
Allentown, Pennsylvania, Morning Call

"Asked before the vote about the senators' search for an exit strategy, Hyde said, 'I'm glad those people weren't at Valley Forge or the Alamo.' "
Washington Post

"...the prosecution countered that Sullivan's crimes were simply part of his cunning 'exit strategy' from the FBI...."
Miami New Times

"In the coming weeks, if there is a season--or in the coming year, if there isn't--Jordan will choose his exit strategy."
New York Times

"Kirk Kerkorian Gets Antsy: The billionaire looks for a Hollywood exit strategy as losses mount at MGM."
Los Angeles Times

"Sources say [Nigeria's new military leader, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar] has been quietly looking for an exit strategy from Sierra Leone."
Christian Science Monitor

from more than 200 references in January