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  • FBI Movie Warns American Students Overseas Are 'Tempting and Vulnerable Targets' of Chinese Spies
    “There is an old Chinese proverb—‘Life is like a game of chess, changing with each move. And to win the game you must often sacrifice your pawns.’” It sounds like the beginning of a clichéd kung fu flick. Read more on this news related to 'Proverb'
  • Timau: If wishes were thrushes, then beggers would eat birds
    “Voting on 20th May will just be a formality”…Uladi Mussa, (Peoples Party Vice President for the Central Region) Is the opposition already defeated? The answer is yes and this is according to Uladi Mussa. Origin of if wishes were thrushes, then beggars would eat birds. This proverb is recorded in English from quite an early... Read more on this news related to 'Proverb'
  • How Not To Be A Patsy During Earnings Season
    There is an old poker proverb that has been quoted by everyone from Warren Buffett and Marty to Whitman to Amarillo Slim and Whispering Saul that applies to trading around earnings season. If you have ... Read more on this news related to 'Proverb'