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You snooze, you lose - last chance to see Sleeping Beauty at Tamworth Assembly Rooms which is back following a break for Christmas.
4 You snooze, you lose The early risers who go to work at the crack of dawn - and are happy about it
CAPTION(S): YOU SNOOZE, YOU LOSE A tired Watson is all smiles after beating Hampton
CAPTION(S): You snooze, you lose - literally: the wannabe Shattered contestants resort to desperate measures to stay awake and keep their reality TV hopes alive
In the Apple world, a constant pace of innovation means that if you snooze, you lose," said Jason Snell, VP/Editorial Director of Macworld.
Those who forgot - and it's easy to do with all that time they're trying to kill at the tailgate parties that started not long after sunrise - became quickly familiar with the new phrase: You snooze, you lose the booze.