Love is blind. And that's no more evident than when it comes to Google's undying affection for exact match domains.
Yes, Google hearts exact match domain names "4-eva." It's true. I see it every day: sites with no links, no content, no authority top the SERPs because they have query-perfect domain names. These darlings of the Web get a free ride, and don't have to play by the same set of SEO rules as the rest of us with "regular" domain names.