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I mean, some are opportunists and some of them are really creating the problem wholesale.How Can We Break Our Addiction to Contempt? (Ep. 478)|Stephen J. Dubner|October 14, 2021|Freakonomics
They’re opportunists who claim to have found straightforward solutions to incredibly complicated problems and then sell those solutions to vulnerable people.
For those who are simply opportunists or who actually believe the unfounded conspiracy theories, it’s a no-brainer.
Unsurprisingly, an unprecedented array of opportunists emerged.ProPublica a Finalist for Scripps Howard National Journalism Award|by ProPublica|March 10, 2021|ProPublica
Kardashian, ever the opportunist, no doubt surveyed the gluteus landscape and wanted in on the cultural “conversation.”Kim Kardashian Bares Her Shiny, Bounteous Butt, Breaks the Internet|Marlow Stern|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So is Sam Lutfi a legitimate manager or just a nasty opportunist?Sam Lutfi Is Young Hollywood’s Most Infamous Svengali|Amy Zimmerman|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ever the shape-shifter and opportunist, he ended his career as a high official in the very empire he had once helped defeat.‘300’ Is a Misleading, Muscle-Bound Travesty of Ancient History|James Romm|March 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Because, above all things he is the consummate ambitious opportunist.
Hamad is the consummate survivor-opportunist, having built an empire out of blowing sand and natural gas, Allah and ambition.
It has often and in many cases occurred to me to wonder at the mistakes men make;Was Aristaenus a traitor or a wise Opportunist?
Montezuma was therefore an opportunist, like Cortes, but there was a vast difference between them.South American Fights and Fighters|Cyrus Townsend Brady
Although this presupposes a continuous struggle, it is not a revolutionary but an "opportunist" struggle.A History of Trade Unionism in the United States|Selig Perlman
He was a master of statecraft and an opportunist in politics.The History of the Confederate War, Its Causes and Its Conduct, Volume I (of 2)|George Cary Eggleston
The King was the opportunist, Olof the idealist, and Gert the "impossibilist."Plays--First Series|August Strindberg