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As automation knocks away millions of jobs, how can human workers avoid going the way of horses in the early 20th century?
(Forbes - Education, )

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100 examples:

God only knows if I can live out the 20th century.

During the 20th century, Manchukuo was a puppet state.

The atomic bomb is the offspring of 20th century physics.

The view of the Earth from the moon is one of the iconic images of the 20th century.

In the late 20th century, Yugoslavia was considered a rogue state by the United States.

Afghanistan and Iran both changed their national anthems several times in the course of the 20th century.

Most of you probably haven't heard of him, but Georg Cantor is undoubtedly one of the greatest mathematicians of the 20th century.

Back in the early 20th century, many thought that Venus was a watery world. Now in the 21st century, we know that Venus is like a big misty oven.

Some astrologers believe that we entered the Age of Aquarius in the 20th century, while others think that we will have to wait until the 24th century.

Ragtime was a fanfare for the 20th century.
(Russell Lynes)

Advertising is the greatest art form of the 20th century.
(Marshall McLuhan)

Movies were very important. The art-form of the 20th century.
(Ray Manzarek)

Sex is the ersatz or substitute religion of the 20th Century.
(Malcolm Muggeridge)

The fear of life is the favorite disease of the 20th century.
(William Lyon Phelps)

The middle class, that prisoner of the barbarian 20th century.
(Sinclair Lewis)

Solidarity was the best thing which happened in the 20th century.
(Mikhail Saakashvili)

The thriller is the most popular literary genre of the 20th century.
(Ken Follett)

The great wars of the 20th Century made it into the worst Century ever.
(Stephen Ambrose)

The way he's swinging the bat, he won't get a hit until the 20th century.
(Jerry Coleman)

In the 20th century, specialisation has become the counterfeit of brilliance.
(Richard Gordon)

Jazz is a very accurate, curiously accurate accompaniment to 20th century America.
(Ken Burns)

I think President Clinton was probably the brightest President of the 20th century.
(Martin Sheen)

More harm was done in the 20th century by faceless bureaucrats than tyrant dictators.
(Dennis Prager)

If the 20th century taught us anything, it is to be cautious about the work impossible.
(Charles Platt)

We African Americans have now spent the major part of the 20th Century battling racism.
(Constance Baker Motley)

We are an age without leaders. We stopped having leaders at the end of the 20th century.
(Oriana Fallaci)

I won't mention the word tired. This is the 20th century and I can go around a little faster.
(Geri Halliwell)

After World War II society had to settle back for a moment before it picked up the 20th century.
(Stella Blum)

Manhattan... capital of the 20th century, a city that has fascinated me for more than three decades.
(Jurgen Habermas)

BBC Four series examines how war shaped 20th Century music.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

It is a city that endured a 20th century of revolution and war.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

In the 20th century, two revolutions in physics shook the world.
(Science Daily - News, )

Many years ago, a longtime friend started working at 20th Century Fox.
(John Horn in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

The distinctive style of one of the 20th Century's greatest designers.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Marie Stopes was one of the most influential women of the 20th century.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The two World Wars were defining communal traumas for the 20th century.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Here are five reasons we believe that the 20th century office is history.
(CNN - World Business, )

Popes John Paul and John were among the most notable of the 20th century.
(USA Today - World, )

It was one part of the 20th Century Fox Hall H presentation at Comic-Con.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

The duo will move from their longtime home at 20th Century Fox Television.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Uber and 20th Century Fox are planning to provide free rides to the movies.
(UPI - Business News, )

Expecting a company to actually speak with its customers is so 20th century.
(David Lazarus in Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Milton Friedman is, for my money, the greatest economist of the 20th century.
(Forbes - Technology, )

In the early 20th century, there were nearly 100 wineries surrounding San Jose.
(USA Today - Travel, )

20th Century Fox is developing 'Diplomats' about Rodman's visit to the country.
(USA Today - NBA, )

A look at some of the titles in the Cinema Archives series, from 20th Century Fox.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Julie Harris wasn’t simply one of the great American actors of the 20th century.
(Charles McNulty in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

As part of a holding deal with the network and studio 20th Century Fox Television.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Streetcars vanished from many American cities in the second half of the 20th century.
(Forbes - Business, )

The co-creator of the hit Fox drama signed a multiyear deal with 20th Century Fox TV.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

It is one of the most remarkable images of the 20th Century -- and no one is watching.
(CNN - World Sport, )

At the start of the 20th Century a revolution in naval technology transformed warfare.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Since the start of the 20th century, temperatures in Oregon and California have risen.
(Tech Times - Science, )

For the first half of the 20th century, the cell was a mysterious, unfathomable entity.
(Thomas H. Maugh II in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

Will Smith has apparently passed on 20th Century Fox's planned Independence Day sequel.
(Forbes - Business, )

Tinkerers have tried to make cars fly since the early 20th century, with mixed results.
(The New York Times - Science, )

But the question becomes exactly how 20th Century Fox viewed this seventh X-Men picture.
(Forbes - Business, )

A new television series based on 1988 film "Big" is in the works at 20th Century Fox TV.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Co-creator Chris Lloyd is negotiating a new deal with studio 20th Century Fox Television.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Factories pop up every few miles, but mostly as faded husks of their 20th century selves.
(Steven Zeitchik in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Mr. Rogers will help collectors spot undervalued art, including British 20th Century art.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

In the early 20th Century, Montreal was known as the sex tourism capital of North America.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The struggle between communism and capitalism defined the second half of the 20th Century.
(CNN - World News, )

20th Century Fox revealed the title during a livestream Monday with the cast and director.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

“If we don’t, we will be left back in the 20th century. It is not an option,” he said.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Tech, )

It was the worst US natural disaster of the 20th century, with a death toll of 8,000 people.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

The famed aviator's disappearance is one of the most enduring mysteries of the 20th century.
(NBC Today, )

Danielle Sanchez-Witzel has signed a two-year overall deal with 20th Century Fox Television.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

The 20th Century Fox Television comedy will be back for a fifth season with a new showrunner.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

The BBC's deputy political editor James Landale remembers prime ministers of the 20th Century.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Shirley Temple Black, who was one of the most iconic child stars of the 20th century, has died.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Channing Tatum has closed a deal to star in "Gambit," 20th Century Fox's "X-Men" spin-off movie.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

A new exhibit in Paris tries to show the painter Marc Chagall as a historian of the 20th century.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

The New York Metropolitan Museum of art is showcasing the work of a 20th century fashion pioneer.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Scott will also join Simon Kinberg and Aditya Sood to produce 20th Century Fox's space adventure.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Sea level rise during the bulk of the 20th century has been overestimated, a new report suggests.
(Geoffrey Mohan in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

It killed more people in the 20th Century than the atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
(Carol J. Williams in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Cirque du Soleil is partnering with 20th Century Fox TV to develop prime-time scripted television.
(CBC News in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Sometimes it seems like Leonardo DiCaprio is just working his way backward through the 20th century.
(Steven Zeitchik in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

UPDATED: CBS and producers 20th Century Fox Television both say a series order has not yet been made.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Their story occupies the late winter, spring and summer of a year around the turn of the 20th century.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

The agency CEO discussed the current state of showbiz with 20th Century Fox co-chairman Stacey Snider.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

The council estate in Devizes, Wiltshire, is in the shape of the most hated symbol of the 20th century.
(Daily Mail - News, )

World War II and its aftermath loom large in the endlessly rich expanse of 20th century Japanese cinema.
(Dennis Lim in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

A program called “Requiem for the 20th Century” at Carnegie Hall offers an antidote to festive cheer.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

The nation's capital on Friday broke a cold record that stood for the entire 20th century, plus 20 years.
(UPI - News, )

A museum's bid to buy a collection of material by 20th Century designer Rex Whistler is awarded £350,000.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Anne Barton, one of the 20th century’s foremost Shakespeare scholars, died Monday in Cambridge, England.
(Charles McNulty, Los Angeles Times Theater Critic in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

The next film continues the franchise's time-hopping through the fashions and decades of the 20th century.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

The Rock is in talks to play Jack Burton in the "Big Trouble in Little China" remake for 20th Century Fox.
(CNET News, )

John Horlock was one of the heavyweights of science and engineering in the second half of the 20th century.
(The Independent - People, )

Suleyman Demirel was a leading figure in the public life of Turkey during the last half of the 20th century.
(The Independent - People, )

Tenor Jon Vickers, considered by many to be one of the greatest opera singers of the 20th century, has died.
(BBC News - World News, )

Richard Friedman alleged that 20th Century Fox had violated the Lanham Act by giving Hans Zimmer the credit.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

The Walters Art Museum in Baltimore features a collection that spans ancient Egypt to the early 20th century.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

An airplane ride with Ted Schilowitz, a futurist at 20th Century Fox, has become an unforgettable experience.
(Paresh Dave in Los Angeles Times - Technology, )

Long ago Metro Goldwyn Mayer and 20th Century Fox found out that building “stars” was good for the movies.
(Forbes - Business, )

Prison letters written by one of the 20th Century's most notorious murderers are sold for £11,000 at auction.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The steam engines were built in the UK and shipped over to Sierra Leone during the middle of the 20th century.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Throughout the 20th Century, the rules of gameplay have revolved around the competitive accumulation of points.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

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