maginot maginot  /ˈmæ dʒɪ nɑ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) French politician who proposed the Maginot Line (1877-1932)

News

  • Crude Surges Past $100 As Cairo Death Toll Rises

    Following Mursi's TV and Twitter statement earlier , when WTI crude futures re-opened and immediately started to accelerate higher, breaking decisively through the Maginot Line of $100 (on their way to $4.00 gas at the pump in the US ). The tensions are escalating between pro- and anti-Mursi protesters as Reuters reports 3 more dead and a further 90 wounded today .     FLASH: In clashes at Cairo ...
    on July 3, 2013     Source: Zero Hedge

Quotes

  1. "It won't be a Maginot line," Putin said, referring to the fortifications France built against Germany before World War II.
    on Aug 12, 2009 By: Vladimir Putin Source: Washington Post

  2. Gee said he was unwilling to plod beyond the BCS, calling it "the Maginot Line" for the postseason.
    on Jan 8, 2008 By: Gordon Gee Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "It is not a question of building a Maginot Line. What you have to do is take into account the pragmatic situation, the markets are depressed," said President Sarkozy. "I think the crisis, the coming recession is an opportunity for rebuilding...
    on Oct 21, 2008 By: Nicolas Sarkozy Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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