A match made infamous by the England players’ Nazi salute during the pre match national anthems. Consequently, the thumping England dished out to their hosts over the 90 minutes that followed is often overlooked. Cliff Bastin, Jackie Robinson (two), Frank Broome, Stanley Matthews and Len Goulden were England’s scorers that day in what was the final meeting between the two countries prior to the outbreak of war 16 months later..
Everyone admires those who can just do it. That why the Nike ads were so successful they resonated with people. We want to do it, but we feel impotent. For Betty, all the telltale signs were there. Dan was not giving her any attention at home, and made excuses to get out of the house often. After hearing some of Dan’s fellow attorneys say the name Linda, she suspected he was having an affair with her, and on Dan’s birthday Betty went to his office with champagne and two glasses to celebrate, only to find that Dan was out celebrating with Linda.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileIn this file photo, Paul the octopus predicts Germany will defeat England in their FIFA World Cup round of 16 matchup. Germany went on to win 4 1. (Volker Hartmaan/Associated Press)Paul the octopus, the soccer loving cephalopod that made international headlines by correctly predicting results at this year’s FIFA World Cup, died Tuesday.Paul had reached the octopus old age of 2 years and died in his tank in an aquarium in the western German city of Oberhausen, spokeswoman Ariane Vieregge said.He seemed to be in good shape when he was checked late Monday, but he did not make it through the night.
The dollar has lost ground versus the yuan and other currencies this year. That’s great for blue chips like Oracle (ORCL), FedEx (FDX) and Nike (NKE). A weaker dollar makes their products less expensive overseas and lifts the value of international sales once they are translated back into dollars.
Wireless networks will act as the primary access point for most devices. The machines acting as the backbone for the Internet will rely upon high speed physical connections capable of transmitting data at a blistering speed. Sending the equivalent of a Blu ray disc full of data across a network in the blink of an eye will be the norm..
I remember Ewing at the end, when he was too slow to stay in front of a young Kevin Garnett, when he averaged just six points and 13.9 minutes per game. It wasn’t painful to watch because the images of Ewing’s greatness far exceeded this one year glimpse of a diminished star. It was a joy, actually, because Ewing was a joy.