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Buying into the first generation of a folding product is a gamble—especially when it’s meant to replace your main work device.

Her HBO show, I May Destroy You, has been a massive hit and has paid off her gamble from 2017, when she rejected a $1 million Netflix offer to buy the show rights because the streaming giant wouldn’t give her copyright royalties.

American Anger: Too Hot to Handle?Nick FouriezosSeptember 27, 2020Ozy

Venture capital is by its nature a gamble—it’s right there in the name—and every gamble comes with the risk of heavy losses.

Pouring money into plastics is a desperate gamble for Big Oil.

That being said, it’s a gamble that in the long run pays a positive net return.

During the summer of 1968, then-lagging network ABC took a gamble on how to cover the Republican and Democratic conventions.

You see, there was a guy in the crowd—or had been, rather, whose wife didn't want him to gamble.

The Forged NoteOscar Micheaux

Was this the moment, I ask you, for his wicked old mother to gamble herself into disgrace and bankruptcy?

The Romance of His LifeMary Cholmondeley

Who taught us to gamble with buttons—to play "odd or even," and lose our breakfasts and dinners?

Jewish ChildrenSholem Naumovich Rabinovich

Or again, should she fascinate a du Tillet or a Nucingen, and gamble on the stock exchange to pay her creditors?

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