And by focusing on products that are useful, and not just the “coolest,” Facebook is betting on the long game.
“I think being a one-trick pony is not the long game here,” Fishman says.
The Muslim Brotherhood has always played the long game in its bid to cement its political power in Egypt.
In contrast, Paul is playing “a long game” to try to remake the Republican Party in his image.
But as Michael Tomasky notes, the GOP is focused on winning the long game.
He did not know that Rob, while a splendid pitcher, was not to be relied on through a long game as was Merritt.
Square-Peg and I restrained our enthusiasm by a long game of chess.
He continued to mulct them every day, and his reign was a long game of forfeits, in which the barons were always the sufferers.
During that long game on the lawn her feelings had been very bitter.
So fell the first of these fortresses, which were the counters in that long game played on the chess-board of a continent.