NBA Summer League games don’t normally draw much attention but plenty of eyes were on theThomas Mack Center Friday, where Lonzo Ball was making his professional debut with the Lakers. Among those interested in the action was Mystics star Elena Delle Donne who took the opportunity to take an online shot or two at Ball and his infamous, $495 sneakers. Ball, meanwhile, got a signature shoe before being so much as drafted, and it’sthe flagship item in his family’s own company, Big Baller Brand..
This topic is important enough to be repeated, just so that more people learn about how to recognize a person who is depressed and help someone who might be considering suicide as a way out. I’m learning there are many sides to this health disorder. Chief investigative correspondent Armen Keteyian and his investigative team found that veterans were more than twice as likely to commit suicide that year than non veterans..
Social media allowed marketers to co opt consumers by inviting them to share ads, enter competitions, and tweet or blog about the brand. Every self respecting brand outfitted itself with a Facebook page, YouTube channel and Twitter hashtag. Accountability, efficient targeting and free media: it was almost too good to be true.
Being in the music and voice business for over four decades, I’ve met a lot of people with good voices, bad voices and also, so to speak, broken voices. Some of them were singers, some of them had nothing to do with singing. Those who had nothing to do with singing, however, had a lot to do ..
This is what President George Bush had to say when he visited Raytheon headquarters during the First Gulf War: “The Patriot works because of Patriots like you, and I came again to say thank you to each and every one of you!””A lot of money started flowing into the Patriot right after the Gulf War, because everybody thought it was a success,” says Cirincione.But it turns out, that wasn’t true. Almost none of the Patriots had worked. Some of them had failed to hit the incoming Scuds.
If Will Power wins, he is guaranteed to score 101 points. This won be enough, so he going to need to lead the most laps as well for this to be possible. Every car that finishes below 25th will score 10 points (or more with bonus points). That premium is real, but it doesn’t even begin to explain our epidemic of stagnant wages. As Elise Gould of the Economic Policy Institute has shown, real wages fell for virtually every American in 2014, save only the poorest, and presumably least credentialed, workers. Wages for people at the 10th income percentile actually increased by 1.3percent, chiefly due to minimum wage increases enacted by cities and states.