These situations are fluid and given Westbrook’s previous success on the floor when Durant was out with injuries, the Thunder point guard could enjoy the freedom given to him as the sole face of the franchise. Anything could happen. To wit: Who even imagined Oklahoma City could be facing this predicament when the offseason started?.

Other companies, too, are looking to social phenomena for cues. This summer, Buffalo Games Puzzles is set to release a game called Flip Tricks, a riff on the cadre of “bottle flip challenge” videos that have sprung up on YouTube. In the clips, people toss plastic bottles in the air, trying to make them somersault midflight but land right side up.

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Run in ParadiseWon’t you agree that you tend to have a better dining experience if the restaurant is clean and charmingly decorated? It’s basically the same way with running. Choosing where to run matters a great deal. So spend some time to find a place with the type of scenery that inspires you.

Akasha can ultimately be defined as “the immutable, changeless source of all energy.” Because it is the source of all energy, the type can be considered both receptive and projective. The colors most associated with Akasha (the Wiccan fifth element) are purple and black. Purple being the color to represent psychic abilities and black being the combination of all colors..

When buying a basic machine, do not look at the price alone. Be sure to check for the quality of the machine. A sturdy machine that has more metal than plastic parts will last much longer, and will be worth the extra price.. To me those things took place and do take place as a result of people with violent tendencies being provoked by their obvious psychological problems. Whether they commmited these acts in the name of their belief in God or not is immaterial. I think if you are mentally ill regardless of your religious beliefs or not, you are mentally ill..

The most important rule in coaching is that the best coaches should be training the weakest or youngest athletes. A very talented and inspirational coach used to tell me that “It doesn’t take a brilliant coach to train an athlete with olympic potential, all you have to do is open the gym and they will train themselves.” Once an athlete has the foundation they need, the rest is shaping. There will be learning along the way but the profound education should happen in the earliest stages..

I feel like I should have more stories about weird things I seen while running given how much I run, but other than the startled and weird reactions I get when I unintentionally scare people I pass from behind on the streets or sidewalks I don have much. I actually passed a guy while running last night, much taller and built than I am, and he wound up jumping probably a good yard to the right straight into a fighting stance before realizing I was just a runner and more or less calming right back down. Don get me wrong, I feel bad when I scare people, but seeing someone that much bigger than me jump out of their skin because I some kind of running ninja is just sort of amusing on some level..

It is doubtful that China can sustain the necessary annual increase in grain production. Increasing use of fertilisers, pesticides, high yielding varieties and genetically improved crops has enabled the productivity per hectare to increase hugely, but the decline in the absolute amount of arable land may reduce the effects of these technical improvements. The average area of land per person in China is 50% less than the world average and arable land in China is being lost at an increasing rate due to urbanisation, natural, soil erosion and construction projects.

It like how musicians used to not want their work used in commercials and political campaigns.Edit: Bought with public money, Yes, to beautify a public space and uplift the souls of the public viewers. To emblazon products and kitsch for private/commercial profit, No.Portlandia is my favorite piece of public art, even though I also love the giant brush across from Powell (Yes, I know, it called “POD”)”In 1968, Jim Morrison threatened to sue General Motors and destroy a Buick Opel with a sledgehammer in public if The Doors went through with allowing the auto company to use “Light My Fire” in a television commercial for the car.” LinkI agree with you.I have worked at multiple huge factories that are constantly loading and unloading trucks.You think these sites are ready for an autonomous robot to just come in and back up?1. They have no idea where to put it ahead of time, so where will the truck dock?2.

But then as it warmed to room temperature my preference flipped. KBS didn get any fuller in body, but the flavors became much stronger and more pronounced and I much preferred it to SMS. I say my ranking was something like room temp KBS > room temp SMS > cold SMS >> cold KBS.

Controversy arose last week over poster and billboard ads for Nike new Hyperdunk basketball shoes showing a basketball player face in the groin of an opponent who is dunking a ball above him.The print ads, accompanied by the slogan, ain right, were dubbed homophobic, as well as offensive to African Americans, by some bloggers and critics.joke here . Is based on the implacable homophobia of straight jocks, the blog said in its post. Should pull the ads.

We used Albin Sons 4 5 years ago now for my nan. Throughout everything they were effortlessly kind, and even quite funny and cheery too, as odd as that might sound. I suppose you learn to read different people grief and respond accordingly when you work in that profession.

There by the brook was a large tree shading two small white filigree tables each with two inviting comfortable looking chairs. They seemed to beckon to them to come, sit, enjoy the peaceful, relaxing, musical sound of the water. Oh yes, this was the perfect spot to find all the well written hubs..

Food has its own politics. Just try telling New Yorkers how much soda they can buy in a single swoop. But what to do if your delicious chicken sandwich had strong, negative feelings about marriage equality? “Please,” you begged. Building commenced in AD 1176. An attempt at self funding for the bridge was made by taxes on wool and sheepskins, to be continued well after Henry’s death until John’s reign. In 1209 after 33 years of continuous work.

SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileHere’s a weird little item for all fellow horror fans. According to the BBC, the luxurious Dutch Colonial house immortalized in the movie The Amityville Horror (1979) is up for sale, listed at a steep asking price of $1.15 million US.The Long Island, New York, home spawned all sorts of speculation after the book The Amityville Horror: A True Story was released in 1977. Both the book and movie version of the Amityville story depicted horrific, supernatural events reportedly experienced by George and Kathy Lutz, who briefly owned the five bedroom home in 1975.

Things of this world are in so contant a flux, that nothing remains long in the same state. [.] But things not always changing equally, and private interest often keeping up customs and privileges, when the reasons of them are ceased, it often comes to pass, that in governments, where part of the legislative consists of representatives chosen by the people, that in tract of time this representation becomes very unequal and disproportionate to the reasons it was at first established upon. To what gross absurdities the following of custom, when reason has left it, may lead, we may be satisfied, when we see the bare name of a town, of which there remains not so much as the ruins, where scarce so much housing as a sheepcote, or more inhabitants than a shepherd is to be found, sends as many representatives to the grand assembly of law makers, as a whole county numerous in people, and powerful in riches.

The study found that younger Israelis were more likely to end Facebook friendships than older ones, and that the further to the political left or the right that a Facebook user was, the more they were inclined to drop Facebook friends. Interestingly, the conflicts didn’t have much to do with the actual impact of events on a person. Facebook users in southern Israel, where the threat of actually being harmed by a rocket fired in the conflict was highest, were no any more likely to unfriend than people from other, safer parts of the country..

If you want more specific advice in terms of weekly scheduling or other tips I be more than happy to help outGentlescholar_AMA 8 points submitted 1 year agoIn my experience (I have about 200 credit hours at community college during two bachelors degrees) CCs are, without a doubt, more difficult than universities. Reading this persons account downright upset me because it just another case of poor people being held down and rich people having all the advantages.Especially the claim that work experience doesnt matter. Okay, well rich Harvard boy has daddy pay for everything and finds it extremely easy to get an A.

He suggests standing up and taking a quick, 1 to 3 minute break every half hour or so throughout the day. Standing burns twice as many calories as sitting. Some offices have taken this to heart and given workers standing desks to help boost their health and fitness levels while they work..

Rarely will you find a hiking path that’s smooth and level. So you’ll need to condition your body for tackling hilly terrain. To do this, choose a four or five mile route near your home that has plenty of inclines. De hydration is more then likely the cause. There have been a numerous (hundreds or more) studies that prove de hydration is the cause of many of the diseases and illnesses that plague this country. We don drink enough alkaline water.

To reignite earnings following its sluggish last decade, Adidas has started to kick into high gear using individual athletes like Denver Broncos player Von Miller, as well as non athlete celebrities like musical artists Kanye West and Pharrell Williams, to market its gear on and off the field. Both of these strategies have been successful in their own right, and we even seen examples of strategy crossing, such as this image below of Von Miller showing off Adidas cleats co designed by Kanye West. The announcement that Rorsted would be taking over immediately drove speculation and interest from bullish investors excited to see what this new change in leadership would bring..

If you’re so into battling illegal immigration why wouldn’t you just propose beefing up CPB/ICE budgets? CBP’s entire budget is like 1/5 of what the wall would cost. ICE’s is just over 10%. You could triple their budgets and still spend less than what Trump wants to spend on the stupid wall..

Science provides a clear explanation for why, in many sports, trans women don’t maintain any athletic advantage. Hormone therapy for trans women typically involves a testosterone blocking drug plus an estrogen supplement. As their testosterone levels approach female norms, trans women see a decrease in muscle mass, bone density and the proportion of oxygen carrying red cells in their blood.

I even tried this info out and did a 1,000 cal/day diet (while still working out) for 4 months. I hated the fact that I ate pretty much nothing but I actually lost weight. Even the research students ( Prof) were frustrated when they tested me with the works, but had to rely on the data found.

Then came the exercise craze with its stretch before and after regime and pre class stretching became all the rage in ballet class too. In fact things got a bit silly, with the pre barre stretch becoming a venue for one upmanship between dancers to show off how flexible they were. Result: injuries!.

If you actually talk to a dog, then you understand what I mean they don’t talk back to you. So yes the expression of a dog is Man’s best friend is not, just for a man it is for women too. That is just what the expression says it doesn’t mean it is more for men or women..

On basis of this analysis, it can be concluded that H will survive in the long run. There are two important reasons that can be drawn from the analysis. While both companies have faced legal controversies, Forever 21’s blatant refusal to accept responsibility will ultimately hurt its reputation.

Page van Zandt and marked ballots stuffed inside a makeshift octagon for. Paso doble. Complete with fake elbows and kicks and knees. Momentary lapse in arithmetic aside, Ball was in his usual form, not letting a trip to the airport stop him from providing a slew of quotes. He said that if LeBron James came to the Lakers, who made his son Lonzo Ball the No. 2 pick in the draft, the Cavaliers star would “finish his career as a champion.”.

What presumably cost Dreman his job, though, was his recent record. For mutual fund sellers, a fund’s near term record is vital; it’s what they point to in trying to attract new investors. But since 2005, the High Return Equity Fund has trailed the Russell 3000 Value index by nearly five percentage points, and last year the Fund’s investments in financial stocks led it to a 45 percent decline, nine percentage points worse than the Index’s 36 percent loss..

When I’m ahead, I know I want to kill it off and win, but I also get so easily distracted by thoughts of finishing in style. My confidence is high, I’m feeling good, but I’ll go for more elaborate shots etc, or try to make sure I end on a powerful winner. The further ahead I am, the more this is tempting..

It is based on readers’ votes.)Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. 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.

They were asked not to strike muscle poses that one thinks of when viewing make counterparts, and most of the women followed these rules. There were a few rebels who did not follow this request. One of these women even kicked off her shoes and proceeded to strike a number of muscle poses reminiscent of Arnold Schwarzenegger.

I suffered severe pain for over 10 years, before I could convince a doctor (after 3 office visits) to simply write an order for an MRI, so I could be accepted as a pain management patient. Then, all I could get was hydrocodone with acetaminophen (with a known lesion on my liver) and a half dozen extremely painful muscular steroid injections. When I moved to another area, I shopped several local doctors, until I found one who would actually help me, and put me on a low dose of Oxycodone.

Their aim is to encourage participation in artistic and cultural endeavours and promote more interaction between working artists and arts groups and the public. (And by “public,” we presume they mean those average working folks who, according to Stephen Harper, have no interest in or connection to the rarefied, elitist world of arts galas.) The Dept. This is not a fight for the inherent value of cultural expression.

Tennis as a WorkoutPlaying tennis every day or twice a week can be a great workout routine. Tennis has become a hobby to people who really like it. Tennis is also a hobby for some ordinary people as well as professional tennis players. Virginia this is a fun one for me. I think we need to love each other more. Embrace different subcultures and diverse cultures more.

It’s Nike. They can stop producing everything and be ok for a few years. Them making cycling shoes for a few pros once or twice ever few seasons is no diff than any other pro athlete only gear. Everyone agreed that TV ads were not just wasteful, but crude and intrusive, and that viewers would use new technologies to avoid them (an undercurrent of self loathing is never far from the industry’s surface). The entire edifice of mass marketing seemed to be crumbling. Why would you want to send the same message out to millions of people at a time, via a technology that first became popular when Dwight Eisenhower was in the White House? Why would you want to teach the world to sing, when you could offer your most cherished customers a personal encounter with your brand?Pepsi Cola and Diet Pepsi’s drop in market share the year Pepsi moved to digital ads.

“On Tuesday, October 3, 2017, members responded to a call in the Unit block of H Street, Northwest. .. The following people were arrested: 21 year old Dequan Alston, of Southeast, DC, for Theft Two. She left encouraged and came back the next week. I made her my special project, making sure she got lots of attention and praise. Soon she was turning out fabulous work (really).

At Merchtem (53.2km), we took a bit of a longer break. I think we must have stopped at least 15min. We put our feet up, had some sandwiches and coffee and recharged our watches a bit. As you swing towards the ball you should power off your right foot and also notice your shoulders turning to become parallel with the net. The most important part of the Federer forehand is that he never takes his eye of the ball. As part of the hand eye coordination element in tennis it is vital that you don’t close your eyes when striking the ball or look towards where it is headed..

Under Clinton, there was a surplus in the budget and the markets were healthy. The economy was booming, although there were policies that would hurt in the long run regarding Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae and the housing market. That’s mostly on Clinton.

I’m not to write about how you never know could I never turned around play you know I was just thinking just don’t let this slip to your fingers you know this is their moment you’ve been premiums have. I’m so Rick go from here because you kind of danced around a little bit like. This could be toward the end of your career and if he’ll ask don’t worry with this all.

The cartridge is one of the basic cartridge packs which includes an instruction card, cartridge, and the template. Each of the owl cutouts are only two pieces; the large shadow layer and an intricate overlay for the top layer. One the instruction card the shadow layer is on the left, the top layer to the right of it.

These are our pastors and friends and, most importantly, our children. We’re the ones suffering, not you.If your family is not suffering, aren you suffering just as much as the next person with empathy? 3 points submitted 4 days agoGod knows your pain better than anyone, and He alone can heal you or comfort you if healing is not in His will. Just as Paul with the thorn in his side, God strength is perfected in our weakness.”I have lost the opportunity to serve God as i wanted to or live a joyful life because of this sickness.

Prior to all of this I actually biked everyday, and was pretty healthy.Here is the more info on my cycling speed. True, it a preview and I still looking forward to the “real” app. But I won use the preview again.Here are my takes on it. Knowledge is Power Knowledge is SavingsAll of this is good news for the savvy consumer. Learn a little bit about the industry, to best manage your time and travel. If you are able to stay during off season, if you can stay overnight during the week, you have room for negotiating that room rate.

Cooks can read recipes or watch cooking videos right on the kitchen countertop. To stay on the safe side you need to remember that gravity is how the iPad is connected to the A Frame Stand. The rubberized surfaces that actually touch the iPad is non slip but if the iPad was bumped from behind for example, it could topple off..

What makes the HeatShift by ThermaPAK so special? In addition to the previously mentioned reasons it works in a unique way. Beneath the pretty outside cover there are organic cooling crystals encased in a plastic cover. Channels designed to carry liquefied cooling crystals allow the flow of heat to escape from the bottom of a laptop..

There are, however, some modifications or rather rectifications that must be done to the concepts involved. Well, pardon me if writing like that makes it sound like rocket science or brain surgery, because it most certainly isn’t. All you need to do to really understand the point is a few adjustments in your world view, a simple change in perspective..

Picture: Kym SmithSource:News Corp AustraliaMs Bishop has worn the the earrings many times before during official engagements.Picture: Kym SmithSource:News Corp AustraliaWhile some commentators questioned both Ms Bishop fashion choices and the media focus on her bold statement, many women on social media celebrated her decision to bring style and grace to an otherwise nasty moment in Australian politics. Dee K.Today Ms Bishop was praised for her classy exit speech where she refrained from dumping on her Liberal colleagues.She said last week chain of events unfolded last week such a rapid pace that I had to make a number of what some might say were life changing decisions without giving them my usual due regard for the consequences. I very comfortable with the decisions that I have made, there were a number of people who I didn speak to directly, who were those most affected by them, she said.want to say to my Liberal colleagues thank you for supporting me as the deputy of the party for the past 11 years.

“We welcome verified developments in technology which could assist the fight against doping. However, can we ever be sure that this type of thing could never be tampered with or even accurately monitor all substances and methods on the prohibited list?” she said in a statement (via ESPN). “There is a balance to be struck between a right to privacy versus demonstrating that you are clean.

It was the developed nations who failed to come to a consensus with the rest of the world. The USA and Europe also did not manage to differentiate human rights issues from trade issues. It is great to see these talks failing: it showsthat they are not welcome in most countries any more..

Western world, Americans in particular, love a panacea, she says. Mindfulness meditation came in a pill form, we all be on top of it. It calorie free, portable, it doesn cost anything, and it capitalised onto you sitting down and doing nothing. Balikbayan derives from two words balik (means return) and bayan (means town or country). Balikbayan box is a huge Filipino package made of corrugated cardboard and is used for shipping or for air freight for a Filipino who returns home to the Philippines from working a few years abroad. Almost all Filipinos who are living abroad are using these balikbayan boxes when they return home for a holiday like me.

Most nudibranchs are either toxic or just taste bad. Many of the ones that taste bad eat sponges and retain some of the sponges’ nasty tasting chemicals in their body. Others have an extremely unusual ability to eat the stinging cells of various hydroids (close relatives of jellyfish), and use them for their own defense.

There is no particular bed that is better than another, it all depends on what you like. If I have a lot of energy, I like to use a stand up tanning bed, and sometimes I dance while I’m in there. The beds you lie down in are much more relaxing, though, and sometimes I prefer that.

But this is not a failure of writing, because what more important than these words definitions is how philosophers use them and how they function in thought. The Hegelian perspective); or from a legal perspective that eliminates a crime specificity for the more general order of “victim” and “perpetrator” built on past cases that create a procedural precedent for how to interpret the situation.”is clear. I can read it and understand what it means and consider its implications even though I don know anything about Hegel or phenomenology or Heidegger or whatever else.

I reddit from the PC. I don reddit from my phone. So if I at the PC and watching the game, I post in GDTs. It is measurable and statistically a fact that children that are abused will go on and do evil. There no free will there. It not random its measurable and predictable.Statistics utterly destroys any notion of free will.

In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010. Continue reading this post. Basic pointy nude pumps with skinny heels This is the ultimate pair of heels for a petite woman. High heel shoes lengthen the legs through the added height. Nude color pumps will lengthen your legs even more because they are the same color as your skin; they act as an extension of your legs.

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.

In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010. Continue reading this post. From the beginning, Pop’s and Tony’s comments were overblown. Looking at Tony’s in context, it’s clear he meant no ill will to Kawhi and was actually offering a message of support in response to a question on Kawhi’s injury. Pop only said the “talk to Kawhi’s camp” in response after months of covering for him in press conferences.

Rooms. A room is more or less defined as an area contained within a minimum of three walls. Your sims will want a variety of different rooms, typically with each room dedicated to a different task or activity. States will be able to force shoppers to pay sales tax when they make online purchases under a Supreme Court decision Thursday, June 21, that will leave shoppers with lighter wallets but is a big win for states. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)NEW YORK (AP) In a story June 23 about the Supreme Court sales tax decision, The Associated Press reported erroneously that online retailer Adrienne Kosewicz pays $3,300 a year for tax compliance software for sales in her home state, Washington. The amount actually covers Kosewicz’s tax compliance in 26 states..