“When you hit it clean, you just know it. You feel it. It just flows and it connects. “As we fight President Trump’s divisive and intolerant policies, this statement of inclusivity embraces our diverse communities, including our immigrant and refugee residents and our religious minorities. It is a proud day for Oregon, and I applaud the Governor for her action. In Congress, I will do everything in my power to pursue a comprehensive immigration policy that creates a fair system to bring millions of aspiring Americans out of the shadows so we recognize what they contribute to our country’s future. Last year, there were 980Read More →

Despite being paid like a superstar, Reeves never really played well enough to be a starter on most NBA teams, and when he finally succumbed to his injuries in 2001, he had only played 4 seasons, but had collected almost $100 million from the Vancouver Grizzlies. This earns Reeves top spot on ESPN’s list of the most overpaid NBA players of all time. Nobody disputes that Big Country was the most overpaid player of all time, however some would argue that others were more overrated, and perhaps even bigger flops.. If you think of the world as being limitless then it will be, its theRead More →

Non confrontational. It was along the lines of “Hey, I understand you an entertainer. I need to get some sleep. Mr. Weston surprised some critics, and many of his listeners, when he turned toward a more African inflected sound, beginning with his 1960 album “Uhuru Afrika” (Swahili for “Freedom Africa”). Recorded with a 24 piece band, the record featured lyrics and an opening poem by his friend Langston Hughes, who wrote of freedom from colonial rule and empowerment for African women leading South Africa’s apartheid government to ban the record, along with an album by singer and civil rights activist Lena Horne.. It is notRead More →

Nike Retailers Are Bracing for Sneaker RiotsThe Wall Street Journal Shelly Banjo has obtained a new memo circulated to stores like Foot Locker and Dick Sporting Goods that prohibit the much hyped midnight releases that have resulted in stampedes followed by riot gear garbed police. Openings. The Wall Street Journal’s Shelly Banjo has obtained a new memo circulated to stores like Foot Locker and Dick’s Sporting Goods that prohibit the much hyped midnight releases that have resulted in stampedes followed by riot gear garbed police. Ultimate Frisbee can be explained in ten simple rules. These are simple to learn; and help provide a fun safeRead More →

Only 1 more week of hard training, then I begin my 3 week taper for the Tokyo Marathon only 27 days away. Been eating too much the last couple days, so went a couple extra miles to try and burn a few more calories. Got about 8 hours sleep last night. You can test the upright torso effect yourself. Just put a paperback book (about 1 thick) under each of your heels, and squat. You notice that raising the heels keeps your shoulders over your hips. Polyester is made from crude oil, and is the terminal product in a chain of very reactive and toxicRead More →

In celebration, New York Historical will display illustrator Brian Selznick’s artwork that will appear on the covers of the Harry Potter series to be published by Scholastic later this year. Also on view to the public for the first time will be Mary GrandPr’s illustrations created for Scholastic’s original editions of the novels. Costumes and set models from Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, which opens on Broadway in April, will be showcased in the exhibition.. My buddy at work is always shitting on me for powerlifting, because it isn One thing led to another and I told him I would be able to doRead More →

There are smarter, faster, and more knowledgeable market participants who will find arbitrage opportunities and execute on them until they no longer exist, all in the blink of an eye. You don have the leverage that large funds have, the technology that a HFT has or any of the countless other tools that require huge access to capital that the average person just doesn have. Beyond that, arbitrage opportunities do exist in the market but you have to consider the cost of arbitrage when making a trade as well.. There are more buyers who are willing to pay more to get a deal. The MLSRead More →

At first, the scene at the Fine Arts Theatre resembles any other Hollywood movie premire. Autograph hunters throng the red carpet, cameras flash like strobe lights, and passing cars slow down in the hope of a celebrity sighting. But a closer look reveals something amiss. Well I used to work for an insurance company, and every month or so this software called power broker had to get updated. And with our fail this one guy would lose his shit at. Basically after the update a welcome screen would show the list of updates, with two buttons. (Montagne spoke with TIME on March 14. On MarchRead More →

The Elemis Enhancement Program claims to do a number of things for users: promote weight loss, burn off cellulite, increase energy levels, stimulate circulation and cleanse the body of potentially harmful toxins. The program consists of four different types of supplements designed to be taken over a period of three months. During the first month, the program includes the detoxification capsules, Elemis Deep Drainage. Uber says the proper appeals procedures were followed with the third party background check company in Huestis’ case. After nearly a month, he was allowed to drive for Uber again. He says he would like to sue Uber for about $3,000Read More →

It is easy to get carried away with such conclusions, and talk about technologies and the vices they breed. Yet this helps no one, and misses the point. The question is not whether we can come up with a perfect system of outsourced remembrance. John Mayall the BluesbreakersThe Yardbirds saw the success The Beatles and The Rolling Stones had with American audiences, and they wanted to follow in their footsteps. Clapton was far more interested in further exploring the Blues music he loved and developing his own interpretive style than in having hit records or becoming famous in 1965 he left the band and joinedRead More →