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Talk Down

To encourage a stock price to decline. Talking down can be a form of price manipulation (in which case it is illegal) or it simply may be a self-fulfilling prophesy. For example, an analyst may believe a stock is overvalued and publish an article saying so. This may spook investors into selling, which itself would cause the price to decline.
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We don't talk enough about sex and we shouldn't be ashamed of the sexual conversation, but we should take advantage of [the radio's popularity] to provide broad sex education.
Commenting on talk radio, Kurtz observes somewhat anxiously, "Many programs have settled on an anything-goes approach, leaving it to listeners to separate the rhetorical wheat from the chaff.
The only goal of mos radio talk shows is higher ratings 67% agree 25% disagree 8% other
Then let them talk for a least a minute without interrupting them.
Amy Bolton, 2005 and 2006 Talk Radio Industry Executive of the Year and Vice President/General Manager of the Talk Radio division of Jones Radio Networks, predicted, "This national talent search will be the ideal training ground for many local talkers to break into the national arena," and added, "From the beginning, Jones Radio Networks has pioneered the discovery and syndication of new Progressive Talk talent and we've only just begun
With the tiniest details in mind for the new mom, Tummy Talk offers hand-drawn illustrations, storage pockets, 105 color pages and scrapbook cut-outs to capture each new moment of pregnancy.
When I'm scanning around and hear two inarticulate sports guys talk about carpet-bombing Afghanistan .
Hogue commented: "I am excited about the opportunity to reach a larger audience with the same kind of lively talk and debate I've shared with listeners over the last few years.
There are different kinds of stations under the banner of talk - KIEV (now KRLA), KLSX - and yes, they are spoken word, but there's all kinds.
Eric Hogue commented, "I am excited about the opportunity to reach a larger audience with the same kind of lively talk and debate I've shared with listeners over the last few years.
In addition, Six Apart announced two major enhancements to its popular LiveJournal social network, enabling the ten million members of the LiveJournal community to IM and talk to friends both inside and outside of the LiveJournal service.
The problem is that many of us never learn to talk to our children.