And now, this week, new Apple CEO Tim Cook (finally) revealed the iPhone 5, which is pretty much an iPhone 4S with a taller screen. Gone are the days when Steve Jobs would march his immeasurable charisma out onto the stage with him to introduce the next technology that would make fanboys salivate. Instead, we get some guy pointing out minor tweaks that no one really cares about..
Today Birthdays: Singer Gogi Grant is 90. Actress comedian Anne Meara is 85. Actress Sophia Loren is 80. As an AmeriCorps VISTA member in partnership with AARP Foundation and AARP Maine, I have seen first hand the impact hunger has on the people in this state. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, otherwise known as food stamps, is one of the country’s most effective tools to address hunger and poverty. In 2011, SNAP kept 4.7 million people out of poverty, including 2.1 million children.
FBI statistics show one out of 23 Americans was arrested in 2010. The NFL, viewed as the most violent testosterone driven of the pro sports leagues, saw one in 45 players arrested that same year. Talk a lot with players about how over time, character wins out, Iorg said.
We bull’s eyed our Upset of the Week with Steelers winning in Cincy last week (“Aawwk!”) and also had a pair of ‘dogs with points in Saints and Chargers. Yet we still managed only a 9 7 mark overall and a somewhat better 8 7 1 against the spread, with Colts Jax off the board at the time. Our imperative entering the final three weeks remains clear: Make up five games and finish over.
“I want to personally wish Michael Vick and his family all the best as he heads into the next phase of his career,” Eagles chairman and CEO Jeffrey Lurie said in a statement. “I really enjoyed getting to know him over the last five years. He always represented our team with a tremendous amount of class.”.
Mata’afa and O’Connell have five all conference awards between them and Mata’afa, a junior from Hawaii, becomes the first WSU defensive lineman to earn first team honors since Mkristo Bruce in 2006. Mata’afa was honorable mention as a freshman in 2015 and was named to the second team as a sophomore. He leads the Pac 12 in sacks (9.5) and tackles for loss (21.5) and was named the league’s Defensive Player of the Week after making eight tackles, including five TFLs, three sacks, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery in the game against Utah..
On Thursday, Trump hosted Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, a border hawk; Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, who is a staunch supporter of tough immigration enforcement policies; South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham, who has co sponsored a bill that would protect DACA eligible immigrants with Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin; Arkansas Sen.