The hope is that, come 2024, the sport will have taken some strides towards rehabilitating itself. To adapt the wisdom of a rain soaked Andie McDowell in Four Weddings and a Funeral “there comes a point where you can’t get any wetter” athletics has reached the stage where its reputation cannot sink any lower. So, one wonders why the LA bid team are thrusting a figure such as Lewis, who belongs to an indelibly tainted era one where most record breakers, from Marita Koch to Florence Griffith Joyner, are the subject of enduring suspicion to centre stage.
Passengers on Royal Caribbean Anthem of the Seas cruise ship don have to worry about tipping the bartender at the Bionic Bar. A pair of robotic arms (named NIC and BIO) work tirelessly to mix mojitos and Bahama mamas. Can get away to experience that? Somabar, due out later this year, will mix your home drinks for you.
Nike has been talking about its self tying shoes for over two years (and actually working on this technology for ten years). Movie goers have been anticipating them for even longer: Marty McFly, the time warped teenager played by Michael J. Fox in Back to the Future Part II, famously had self tying shoes..
Over the next several years, plans took shape. However, implementation was held back by the potential expense which would be involved as well as the vulnerability of the system to anti satellite weaponry. By 1991, the Brilliant Pebbles concept seemed to offer a theoretical workaround: around 4,000 satellite constellations orbiting the Earth would shoot down long range ballistic missiles by firing off fire high velocity, watermelon sized projectiles.
My parents, Karen and Tom, encouraged me to play several different sports as a young child that included tennis, soccer, swimming and hockey as well as many hours just playing backyard baseball and football. To them, winning wasn’t nearly as important as trying your best, having fun and displaying good sportsmanship. Playing sports with these goals and values, rather than the pressure to win, grew my love for sports and I began to spend lots of time playing them..
Yes, folks, the sample sale season has heated up. Last week we saw crowd packers like Herschel Supply and a triple hitter including S Nest and Moleskine, and this week we have volume, volume volume with every venue full as designers and makers start clearing out inventory as cancellation dates take effect and space needs to be made for next season goods. Here a rundown by day of some of the week highlights:.