A) they’re relying on the ethos that because she’s a girl, we should listen because she knows what all girls think. Except that’s dumb, because she doesn’t know what other people want, and she may not even know what she wants. How many girls say they want a guy that does X and Y, and he does it and they don’t like him? So right off the bat, I know she’s going to say some generalizations, but whatever, that’s not my main issue..
Compare Jordan’s response with another athlete under Nike contract, Green Bay’s Reggie White, who wondered aloud why Nike prefers to open sweatshops in Southeast Asia instead of bringing jobs to the often impoverished African American neighborhoods where like footwear is a sometimes deadly fashion statement. (A Nike spokesperson responded to White: “There are poor people everywhere. We need to pray for them all.” Yeah, particularly if they work for Nike.).
In the capability framework, poverty is seen as deprivation of capabilities, which limits the freedom to pursue the goals in life. For Sen ‘capability deprivation’ is a better measure of poverty than lowness of income. He asserts that poverty should be seen “as a deprivation of basic capabilities, rather than inadequate income.
Mutual funds, if managed well, are thought to carry less investment risk than individual companies because the investment performance of the companies within the portfolio will be the sum of profits and losses of all the companies in the fund. Investors are often required to pay a fee to buy and sell shares of a mutual fund, and a small fractional percentage is taken out as a yearly management fee to the investors. Mutual funds that incorporate income stocks will often pay a dividend to its investors, who can reinvest this money to buy more shares..
Your body is about two thirds water and uses it to help circulate blood, process food and assist other internal processes. If you use more water than you take in, you’ll begin to suffer from dehydration. With severe dehydration, your cells shrink and circulation stops, causing a lack of oxygen flow to your muscles.
We’re seeing it more and more at the box office. As with most things, I blame Harry Potter. The final Harry Potter book, “The Deathly Hallows,” was split into two films. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device. (Toronto Sun)The Toronto Transit Commission is coming under fire after the emergence of a picture. Continue reading this post.