NATHAN BAZLEY, REPORTER: As far as extreme sports go, monster wave riding is about as extreme as they come. It’s one rider on a flimsy board, versus hundreds of tonnes of water ploughing right towards you. It’s breath taking to watch but terrifying to do, which is probably why we love watching it on the big screen so much!.
One of the great, not guilty, pleasures of this exercise was to spend lots of quality schmoozing time on the phone, through e mail and frequently in person with my colleague on the other coast. But whereas I do all my work for TIME, the magazine and website, he is a busy busy freelance: writing books, contributing a book review column to the Los Angeles Times and cobbling up feature length documentaries on top auteurs, most recently Woody Allen, Charles Chaplin and Martin Scorsese. (He has a documentary on science fiction films, Watch the Skies, premiering Tuesday, July 6, on Turner Classic Movies.) He a one man film critical conglomerate, a grand resource of probing, sensible thought..
Brands like Nike, Tiffany Co., and Rite Aid have moved beyond simple, transactional customer satisfaction (which has low self referentiality), and have found ways to integrate how customers see themselves within the brand’s offering. It’s more than a product or even an experience it’s an identity. All things being equal, self perception and aspiration are often the prevailing factors in choosing one product or brand over another..
Junksellerposted 4 years agoIf Christians kept their faith in their churches, atheists probably wouldn’t bother. But they don’t. They are busy trying to make our kids imbeciles who think creationism and evolution are equivalents. Tiger Woods When Tiger Woods broke his silence on Feb. 19, 2010, said he was “deeply sorry” for the long list of infidelities that came to light after a Nov. 27, 2009 car crash, he joined a long list of athletes, celebrities and politicians who have also tried to win back the public’s trust after making big mistakes.
SIMON: Former ambassador to Russia, Michael McFaul, met this week with presidential adviser Fiona Hill. Ambassador McFaul told me he doesn’t believe the administration is doing enough to protect him and you and others who have been mentioned by Vladimir Putin as persons of interest, let me put it that way. Thank you for coming in today.
That definitely took our defense to another level. Heat were back at full strength for the start of the game, but then lost Tyler Johnson, who left late in the second quarter after spraining his right ankle and did not return. The Bulls (24 51) were without six players, including three starters Lauri Markkanen, Zach LaVine and Kris Dunn.