“And . One Chinese kid once told me, ‘I had never touched a black person’s hand before I came to this school’ . It was on a school trip, when they went ice skating. Those companies may have been over staffed and under efficient but you always knew you could trust them, and a product marked “Made in Britain” had class in those days. Even after they became privatised the word “British” in a company name still, in my subconscious at least, gave that firm a stamp of approval. Those were the heady days when we had some traditional industries and workers could rely upon union protection to prevent their jobs being shipped out to third world countries.
But again, does Amazon’s rapid expansion and increasing market dominance mean that it’s doing anything illegal? Scribner says that there’s no evidence that Amazon is using its market power to engage in anticompetitive practices right now. Instead, Amazon’s critics are always warning about what might happen in the future, like leverage Whole Foods’ 450 locations to push out competition in the grocery delivery business. Walmart is still much larger)..
If the missing streak continues I tend to shut down the scoring, set picks, rebound and pass. If I was being checked for a shooting average that night it would just kill the average several misses followed by almost no other shots. Does that happen in the NBA? Probably not to Kobe, Pierce or LeBron too often.
Hopefully Embiid/Simmons/Dario/Fultz get to spend their careers together. Continuity and chemistry, combined with growing together could really be something special. It’s very rare that a franchise gets a chance like this. IE reporting so and so wants to be in this other place to help their salary negotiation etc etc.At the All Star game in NO a few years ago Kawhi and his group are at a hotel and the Spurs security tells them what time they need to get them out to get them to the game on time. Uncle Dennis says “no we not doing this, this is when we going to leave”. They decide to leave when Uncle Dennis says and they end up stuck in traffic a block away from the hotel.
Since the trio wanted to hang out at the post race concert, which featured top Singapore rap and hip hop artistes and an upcoming band from the US, Boys Like Girls, Frank decided to join me over at Robinsons as I wanted to pick up some toys for the kids back home. I settled for a Ben 10 bag for Carbokid1 and a Thomas The Train carriage for Carbokid2. On our 2K walk back to the hotel we picked up a kebab each at the Shiraz stall along Quay.