• Is praying for a lottery win frowned upon?

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  • But despite the gladiatorial combat at the programme's core, trying too hard to win was frowned upon.

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  • Sean Connery co-stars as a businessman who hires Marnie as his secretary, lusts mightily after her, and, catching her with a hand in his till, takes it upon himself to win her heart and, above all, her body by healing her mind.

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  • Gun insurance is a win-win proposal because of its reliance upon the market to assign and price risk.

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  • Lawyers have seized upon the fuzzy definitions to win millions of dollars in settlements and fees by forming suits on behalf of white-collar employees most would traditionally consider exempt from overtime, such as stockbrokers and store managers.

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  • That could complicate Mr. Netanyahu's efforts to win over the religious parties he has relied upon as partners.

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  • It was a deserved win for the French side whose superiority was built upon the sophisticated edge given to their attack by the half-back pairing of Bosc and Adam Mogg.

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  • He never sought the celebrity he would win, or the honors a grateful nation bestowed upon him: the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Congressional Space Medal of Honor, or the Congressional Gold Medal to name but a few.

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  • Abdus Salam, the first Muslim scientist to win the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1979, reflected upon this parting of ways.

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  • So Antigua takes the dispute there and they win (as they were obviously going to, based upon the treaty that the US had signed).

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  • At the D-Day ceremonies, Obama told moving stories of the veterans, and the thousands upon thousands of heroes who gave their lives to win that momentous assault, 65 years ago.

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  • While love and respect on foreign policy was pretty much the order of the evening, at least it was in the context of an actual discussion of foreign policy a discussion that was fairly short lived as each candidate steered the debate towards the domestic issues each is relying upon to score the points they respectively believe can win the election.

    FORBES: Wasn't This Supposed To Be A Foreign Policy Debate?

  • They not only claimed the much needed three points, but they also erased a three goal differential deficit to Newcastle and went ahead of them based upon the goal differential tiebreaker via their 6-1 win.

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  • Years and years from now, when most of us are gone and this scandal is merely a blip in history, he will hopefully serve as the essential reminder that, once upon a time, we deified people for their ability to win ultimately meaningless and trivial games.

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  • You know, I talked to an aid to Don Rumsfeld and he said that Rumsfeld believed that up until that point that Romney was going to win the election but that after the storm that was a pivotal moment upon which whatever undecided voters there were, they would somehow turn to Obama.

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  • Her science background helps her predict whether or not drugs will win approval and she's able to judge the risk reward profile based upon the current midstage clinical study.

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  • Before heaping expectations upon McIlroy, it must be pointed out that Woods followed his second win at a major by taking four of his next five the legendary Tiger Slam of 2000 and 2001.

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  • Before the darkness descended upon the market in March 2000, investing seemed like a game anyone could win.

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