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  1. old guardnoun

    a faction that is unwilling to accept new ideas

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  1. Robert Sears:

    A lot of the old guard performers did well again and most macro managers have ended with a good year, even the ones that didn’t do quite so well earlier in the year have done well in the later year rally.

  2. Jeff Bock:

    It's the old guard versus the new guard, we're at a crossroads on how people are enjoying their entertainment.

  3. Mica Mosbacher:

    As part of the GOP old guard, I joined a 12 step program to wean myself from politics as usual within the Party.

  4. Le Hong Hiep:

    Le Duan was a hardcore communist, an old guard of the Leninist political and economic system, after his demise, no single politician could command such a level of control. Instead, the politburo took over and became the most important decision maker, albeit on a consensus basis.

  5. Doug Rohde:

    Our heart goes out to them for not being able to be there with their loved one as they are laid to rest, but I hope they take comfort knowing the Old Guard was there, you know, doing the funeral the exact same way to the same level of professionalism with dignity and honor for their loved one.

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