“For these companies, the current situation is a gold mine,” Teret said.
Like a Kinsey Report for the big-data era, there's a gold mine of findings here to titter about.
Like America at the turn of the century, a thrusting India today is a gold mine for a muckraking journalist.
It seems the answer is no—World War II and its surrounding events continue to be a gold mine for writers and filmmakers.
My theory goes like this: Facebook is sitting on a gold mine, a trove of personal data from 800 million people.
But she needs a gold mine a good deal more than the rest of us do.
"We came out to locate that gold mine and we'll do it," said Merwell.
If he should succeed in burglarizing even the biggest bank in the richest city, he could not expect to carry off a gold mine.
That is a gold mine to us for just one evening; but for all the rest there is nothing.
You girls looks as guilty as though you'd stolen a gold mine.