JAFFE: When you think about ports, you think about ships, not trucks. But there are a lot of both, especially the twin ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, which receive 43 percent of the nation’s imports. All that cargo has to go somewhere, so trucks haul it away or haul it short distances to trains or to storage yards.
Chief Bradyphobe Jerry Rice has seen his own legacy smothered by Stickum after his attempt to tag Brady with an asterisk. Chris Carter embarrassed himself hours after the Super Bowl by pondering the legitimacy of Brady’s legacy while the rest of the football world was anointing him as the best or tied for the best QB of all time. The smug and arrogance of the Seahawks was forever silenced as far as New Englanders were concerned by Malcolm Butler’s interception in the final few seconds of Super Bowl XLIX..
All the tape does is put the full lie to the specious reasons the NFL and the Ravens offered for being lenient on Rice he was defending himself, there were extenuating circumstances, he felt terrible about the incident. And of course, the woman partly had it coming. “Janay Rice says she deeply regrets the role that she played the night of the incident,” the Ravens tweeted..
On opposite ends of the spectrum are Rapinoe and Lynch. The platinum haired soccer star has supported Kaepernick by kneeling during the anthem because she believes “we need to have a more thoughtful, two sided conversation about racial issues in the country.” But Washington Spirit owner Lynch, an Air Force vet, obstructed Rapinoe’s display during a Seattle Washington game Wednesday by having the anthem played before the teams took the field and issued a lengthy and thoughtful, if provocative, team statement. Our national songs contain tradition and remembrance yet also an undeniably awful racial history.
For the first time, we have a concrete idea of how many jobs we’re getting from the federal stimulus. Up to now, most claims about the spending plan have been based on economic models estimates at best. Now, Federal Contractors have reported some specific numbers.
Not really, I just looking at it from a different side and allowing the most recent several mass shootings as data. Actually, is there data on the last ten years of mass shootings? What percentage did not use a high capacity mag? The conversation isn changing, many states have laws against high capacity. You not defending your family against the government as if they can blow up a house with a drone strike in Iraq, then they can probably get to yours.