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Lionel Messi, Barcelona and the Crippling Cost of Success

Lionel Messi, Barcelona and the Crippling Cost of Success

Lionel Messi, Barcelona and the Crippling Cost of Success Lionel Messi, Barcelona and the Crippling Cost of Success But Barcelona has been living on the edge for much of its recent history, a consequence of years of impulsive management, rash decisions and imprudent contracts. For years, soaring revenues helped paper over its worst mistakes, but the coronavirus has now changed …

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The True Cost of Lionel Messi’s Declaration of Independence

The True Cost of Lionel Messi’s Declaration of Independence

The True Cost of Lionel Messi’s Declaration of Independence The True Cost of Lionel Messi’s Declaration of Independence The road snakes up and out of Castelldefels, away from the hubbub of the town center, away from the beach, into the hills. The houses grow larger with every turn. Basketball hoops are replaced by full-sized courts. Perfectly manicured gardens roll down …

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Melania Trump, British Restaurants, Lionel Messi: Your Wednesday Briefing

How the U.K. Restarted Its Restaurant Industry: Paying Half the Bill

Melania Trump, British Restaurants, Lionel Messi: Your Wednesday Briefing Melania Trump, British Restaurants, Lionel Messi: Your Wednesday Briefing Decades of racist urban policy in the U.S. have left some minority neighborhoods dramatically hotter than wealthier, whiter parts of the same city. Natasha Frost, on the Briefings team, talked to Nadja Popovich, a graphics reporter on the Climate desk, about redlining …

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Lionel Messi Tells Barcelona He Wants to Leave

Lionel Messi Tells Barcelona He Wants to Leave

Lionel Messi Tells Barcelona He Wants to Leave Lionel Messi Tells Barcelona He Wants to Leave Lionel Messi, arguably the greatest player in soccer history, has informed Barcelona that he intends to leave the club with immediate effect, and to do so by activating a clause in his contract that would mean the team where he has spent his entire …

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Lionel Shriver: ‘Two-thirds of coronavirus fatalities would have probably died within the year anyway’

Lionel Shriver: ‘Two-thirds of coronavirus fatalities would have probably died within the year anyway’

Lionel Shriver: ‘Two-thirds of coronavirus fatalities would have probably died within the year anyway’ Lionel Shriver: ‘Two-thirds of coronavirus fatalities would have probably died within the year anyway’ Lionel Shriver is talking to me from her home in London during lockdown. And she’s not mincing her words about the coronavirus crisis, nor the economic damage that the government’s preventative actions …

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