This kind of thinking isn’t unique to me. Plus I’ve known for a long time that as a black person, some white people expect a performance from me, something that might confirm what they think they know about my identity. That’s why “You don’t really sound black” actually means “I’m measuring everything you do and say against my very dim understanding of blackness.” Take all of this as understood.
Overall, another very solid week in the bank. Starting to feel good again. If nothing changes, I thinking another two weeks of high mileage, before I start the taper for Berlin. Emotions are not just felt, they are seen. People look happy, sad, mad, relaxed, stressed, confident, nervous or scared. When their emotional state changes it is like they are a different person.
God strike me dead if I’m joking about this. Judge for yourself. After the initial passages of the book, after Nilekani has forgotten Friedman and gone back to interacting with the sane, Friedman begins constructing a monstrous mathematical model of flatness.
For information, call Angie Scarfone at 954 563 0027. The Gators and Seminoles will clash on the links before the football seasson begins on Aug. Between 2001 and 2007 Michael Vick sponsored dogs in eleven fights. Additionally, he traveled to four states to purchase eleven dogs. Again, could this not be construed as 22 counts? Even with Vick meager sentencing this would have equated to 396 months or 33 YEARS!! And even at an absolute minimum, why was he not charged with four counts of the incredibly weak better yet, if he had been truly tried according to Virginia Animal Cruelty Laws he could have been tried for twenty dog fights and nine executions.
In Chinese, “Xingbake” basically means and sounds like “Starbucks;” Xing, pronounced “shing,” means star in Chinese, and bake, or “bah kuh” sounds like bucks. Shanghai Xingbake argued that its name was valid because it was registered in 2000, before Starbucks had applied for its own Chinese trademark. Starbucks contended that its name and mermaid trademark had been registered in China in 1996..
(Sapp wore a series of M throwbacks which retail for $250 to $470 throughout Super Bowl week.) Lebron James, the nation’s top high school basketball player, got suspended in late January for accepting two throwbacks as gifts. Boosted by such celebrity consumers, sales for family owned M have jumped from $2.8 million in 2000 to $25 million last year, amid an otherwise dismal market for apparel. And the knits keep coming: sales so far in 2003 are running twice as high as they were during the same period last year..