Poseidon and Zeus both courted the minor sea goddess Thetis. Then the goddess Themis (Justice) said, “oh, by the way, the son of Thetis will be greater than the father.” Sound familiar? So Zeus married Thetis off to Peleus, a mortal man. Her son was Achilles, greatest hero of the Trojan War, but not quite immortal..
Also, the damn bed plugs into all your bedside lamps, so you can set your lights to turn off at a certain time or just turn them off from the remote. I keep swearing not because I mad at this damn bed, but because I mad at my own bed, which is a pathetic slab of disappointment filled only with springs and failure. The only tech anywhere near my bed is a wireless router underneath it that gives me headaches..
In the 1960’s I used to love going to watch the league tournaments on the beach, with teams that played 11 a side, unlike the normal beach soccer of just five. My neighbourhood team was Columbia. My friends and I would go early to the beach to play our own pelada before Columbia’s matches.
Cardinals complete sweep of RoyalsYadier Molina broke a tie with a two run single in the seventh inning, Tyson Ross won his St. Louis debut and the Cardinals defeated the Kansas City Royals 8 2 on Sunday to win their fifth straight, matching a season high. The Cardinals moved eight games above .500, equaling their season high set on June 11, and are a National League best 12 4 since July 27.
A number of people i know go on fasts, every now and then. Some of them do it for religious reasons, during the Navratras, or Muharram, or Easter. But others fast refrain from eating all foods, or certain kinds of food for reasons of health. In addition to it not being fair, not being a level playing field, not being good sportsmen, it’s not good for communities. It’s not good for college communities with hundreds of thousands of dollars are being exchanged when other people are worried about giving a ride to a student athlete during a snowstorm. They get turned in on a small violation, or giving somebody a meal, versus six figures getting rewarded, and everybody getting a piece of the pie based on a 16 year old’s ability.
And its most practiced traffickers, of course, are politicians. But optimism is an indulgence military and intelligence professionals can scarcely allow themselves. Intelligence community’s new report on our world 15 years from now, “Global Trends 2015,” a cold water corrective to some of the sunny nonsense about globalization that passes for conventional wisdom in Washington..