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Pick

Slang; a stock or other security that an analyst recommends his or her clients buy. For example, an analyst who is bullish on tech stocks may choose Google and Facebook as his picks.
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Apollo Robbins is a performer, speaker, consultant and one of the world's leading experts on pickpockets, confidence crimes and deception.
We have uniform officers patrolling to deter pickpockets, plus undercover colleagues looking to catch people in the act.
As the Olympics draws millions to London, organised gangs of pickpockets are on the rise across the capital.
According to the Chinese police, gangs of opportunist pickpockets are using the sticks to target busy shoppers, with a majority of the victims being women.
The 2010 Pickpocket Index is based solely on TripAdvisor site data calculating the number of times travellers use the term pickpocket (and translations of) in their TripAdvisor reviews in the last 12 months.
TWO professional pickpockets from Liverpool, who targeted vulnerable pensioners as they boarded buses across the North West, have been jailed for a total of six years and eight months.
Clever ruses are used: the "Sandwich" technique--someone in front stops suddenly, and the pickpocket bumps into the mark from behind, lifting their wallet.
Supt Bernie Gravett said: "There are schools for pickpockets where children as young as six are taught.
95) tells of a tough ten-year-old pickpocket in 1730s London who becomes an indentured servant to a Jewish family in New York City.
Chicago) profiles one of 19th-century New York's most significant criminals: George Appo, a pickpocket, confidence man, and opium addict who lived off his criminal activities during his teenage years and much of his adult life, and during the 1870s and 1880s would take as much in a single night as a skilled manual laborer earned in a year.
The star turn was Lee Thompson, a top pickpocket entertainer, who lightened the load of the 100 guests.
Similarly, pickpocket Larry Caulfield bragged that from ages 13 to 15, "I made a great deal of money at picking pockets, without getting into difficulties with the police.