Tonight i walked around the pond scaring frogs; a couple of them jumped off, going, in effect, eek, and most grunted, and the pond was still. But one big frog, bright green like a poster-paint frog, didn't jump, so i waved my arm and stamped to scare it, and it jumped suddenly, and i jumped, and then everything in the pond jumped, and i laughed and laughed.
Magnus glanced at alec and raised his eyebrows "boo", he said. Jace was grinning. "come on,surely you've got a phobia or two. What scares you?" alec thought for a moment. "spiders," he said. Clary turned to luke. "have you got a spider anywhere?" luke looked exasperated. "why would i have a spider? Do i look like someone who would collect them?" no offense," jace said, "but you kind of do.
Labor has been severely undermined, but that's happened before. In the 1920s, the labor movement was virtually crushed, in large part by wilson's red scare, but it dramatically revived in the 1930s. It spearheaded the social-democratic new-deal style changes which were beneficial to the country - not sufficient, but beneficial. That could happen again.