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The 39th Game – Why Greed Always Trumps Common Sense

The 39th Game – Why Greed Always Trumps Common Sense – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Hearing managers complain about players being asked to play too many games during the season, or being quick to bemoan the impact of international fixtures, … Continue reading

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Lanvin’s study in monochromatic chic trumps Kanye, Kim in front row

PARIS (Reuters) – Leave it to Alber Elbaz, creative director of Lanvin, to pull off a Paris Fashion Week show on Thursday that retained all its elegance and class even with Kim Kardashian and Kanye West in the front row. … Continue reading

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Proper Market Timing Trumps ‘Buying And Holding’

By Morningstar: By Samuel Lee A common nugget of wisdom passed down from on high to the masses is to “buy and hold,” which really means several things: Set fixed allocations to stocks, bonds, and cash; dollar-cost average into the … Continue reading

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Analysis: In China’s smartphone boom, market share trumps margins

Savvy U.S. chipmakers are hitching their wagons to Chinese smartphone makers, willing to sacrifice profit margins to boost sales volumes in the world's second-largest mobile phone market. As demand in developed economies stagnates, a handful of component suppliers, including Qualcomm … Continue reading

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Man Utd talisman trumps Arsenal star to click Red Devils’ title chase up a gear or three

Man Utd talisman trumps Arsenal star to click Red Devils’ title chase up a gear or three – originally posted on Soccerlens.com The game was billed as the big test of Arsenal’s title credentials. Victories over Liverpool and a highly … Continue reading

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Boris trumps Osborne in China charm game

London’s mayor’s fluid conversational style and trademark humour win over Chinese students, outshining efforts by the UK’s chancellor Asia homepage

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For ‘Biggest Loser’ trainer, diet trumps exercise in weight loss

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Celebrity trainer Bob Harper, of the weight-loss TV show “The Biggest Loser,” has built a career putting very obese people through some grueling fitness paces but if he’s learned anything from the experience, it’s that diet … Continue reading

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Lady Antebellum trumps ‘Gatsby’ soundtrack for Billboard No.1

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Country group Lady Antebellum scored its third No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday, staving off competition from Jay-Z’s soundtrack for “The Great Gatsby” film. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Biogen Idec: Solid Execution Trumps A Thinning Pipeline

ByPropThink: By Ivan Deryugin For Biogen Idec (BIIB), 2012 was a banner year; shares rallied 33% as Biogen moved closer to securing approval for BG-12, now known as Tecfidera. PropThink highlighted BIIB on major dips in share price last November … Continue reading

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“The Hobbit” trumps star-packed “Les Miserables”

(Reuters) – The dwarfs and elves of “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” prevailed at the North American box office again over the weekend, as its $ 32.9 million in ticket sales topped both the star-packed musical “Les Miserables” and the … Continue reading

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