Pay is the main issue, and Dallas police officers have been abandoning ship in stunning numbers. Since Oct. 1, 2015, some 219 officers out of a force of 3,400 have left, dozens of them for better paying North Texas cities. So set against that century old tradition of hyperbole and self importance, David Maraniss’ new book provides some corrective balance. Some Olympic games are more noteworthy than others. Some events are more historic than others, like this one..
The must read book now in Washington is called “Lessons in Disaster” by Gordon Goldstein. Even Admiral Mullen has asked his staff to read it. The book tells a story of the run up to the Vietnam War through the eyes of a chief architect, McGeorge Bundy.
I wouldn want Gndoan and zil to be booed because its sad but they deserve it. And by the way, if they were playing in Turkey, they would get booed anyway, just look what happened to Arda Turan. Went from playing with Messi to Baakehir.Edit: added a few more thoughts.
BROOKS: It’s about her character. You know, she had played by different rules. She had her own server. The college basketball season is approaching. On Friday, pre season team practices become an event called Midnight Madness, which is made for TV. It’s the latest way that colleges and TV networks make money from an amateur sport.
Centcom favors using a militia known as the Syrian Democratic Forces, which is multiethnic but led by Syrian Kurds from a group known as the YPG. Commanders rightly argue that while the Kurdish warriors are anathema to Turkey, they’re the only hope for quickly seizing Raqqa. Turkey’s claims about an alternative Sunni militia known as the “First Corps” aren’t credible.
And you know what upsets me even more. They taken over the politics sub to try and wrangle everyone into the establishment DNC side, while pushing away anti establishment types, and continue to do so all throughout Reddit. All sorts of pro establishment subs are popping up.
4. It did not appear, based on what officials were saying, that there was an immediate need for the public to know the man name so that those whom he encountered could be alerted. Officials said he would not have communicated the disease to anyone while he was traveling.
“I think there’s only an issue if fans and sponsors and TV partners think there’s a chronic problem with the league, that it can’t get its act together and address these things effectively and be responsive,” said David Carter, the executive director of the Sports Business Institute at the University of Southern California. “There’s no indication that we’re there. I don’t think it’s a major problem right now.