Few Facts about AmazonsIn 1542, when a group of Spanish soldiers led by Francisco de Oreliana was on expedition in Brazil, they faced something truly extraordinary and amazing. On the shores of the river appeared a group of strange and unusual warriors. The leader of warriors was a woman, tall and muscular, beautiful and wild, wearing only a small piece of fabric.
Hedy Lamarr is recognized as one of the 20th century’s most important women inventors and was honored with the Electronic Frontier Foundation Pioneer award in 1997. She joined the Navy in 1943 and was quickly commissioned to work on Howard H. Aiken’s electromechanical Mark I computing machine.
Tired of Marathon WorkoutsI remember all too well when I first became interested in building a strong, muscular body. I was a senior in high school (the bug hit me later than many of my friends), and I started working out with my friend who’s been lifting weights since junior high. He had a well developed chest and arms, but he had skinny legs and a not so well developed upper back to keep pace with his chest.
When Kevin Durant chose to go to Golden State this summer, the eyes of the league shifted to Oklahoma City first to see whether Russell Westbrook would commit to staying with the team. And once he did, what kind of numbers he could put up this year without anyone else with whom to share the ball. The result has been even better than anyone could’ve expected, with Westbrook averaging a triple double for the season, something only Oscar Robertson has ever done.
Devlin, who by that time had moved from Hong Kong to Japan, could see the coaching start to make a difference. Asian category reps started showing up to meetings better prepared, toting printouts from GPIN showing the latest information on their product lines. There was still a difference category by category, however, as to how well their Beaverton counterparts kept GPIN up to date.