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How to Beat a Strong Horse

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Submitted by Yale Zussman (United States), Feb 16, 2010 at 09:18

Perhaps the answer is to follow the lead of the Corleone Family. When faced with an antagonist that would not agree to make peace, they took his best horse, cut its head off, and left the head in his bed. The message is hard to miss: not only can we kill the strong horse, but we can also get to you.

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