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  • In 1920 he was again the Democratic nominee for governor, but was beaten in the overwhelming Republican landslide of that year; he lost, however, by only 73,000 votes, whereas the Democratic candidate for president was at the same time defeated by a million votes in New York state - a remarkable testimony to his own personal popularity.
  • The cascades in the river gorge are caused by a sub-recent landslide of great size from the mountain walls.
  • After five years in office and two election landslides, New Labor is creating a crisis of democracy.
  • A huge underwater landslide produced the tsunami in question.
  • Dr. Kirpotin told the magazine the situation was an " ecological landslide that is probably irreversible and is undoubtedly connected to climatic warming " .

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