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The source indicated that Facebook was likely on borrowed time.
Ronald Koeman's tenure at Goodison park is reportedly on borrowed time after a poor start to the season despite some heavy summer spending.
From then on, the czar and the bourgeoisie were on borrowed time. ********** The Romanov dynasty stood for more than 300 years.
Run-first QBs who are collegiate sensations, as Kaepernick was, are living on borrowed time in the pro game.
The Arizona Republican Party is living on borrowed time as demographic trends slowly chip away at its safely red status.
Miami remains on borrowed time The Hurricanes remain unbeaten, winning again by the skin of their teeth.
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