Magic center Dwight Howard scored a landslide victory in the Slam Dunk contest, crushing ex Celtic Gerald Green in the finals by winning 78 percent of the fan vote. The winner was decided by text message and Internet voting. Howard had a series of creative dunks, including one from behind the basket, one where he took the ball off a mini basket stuck to the backboard, and another while wearing a Superman jersey and cape, although it looked as though it didn’t quite qualify as a dunk.
Although no one in Maryland’s congressional delegation has endorsed either primary candidate, more than a dozen political action committees and more than 100 donors who have supported Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin (D) in the past are backing Van Hollen. Mexicans vote for a new president on Sunday. Polls indicate the candidate from the Left has a slight lead over the one from the Right. NPR’s Lourdes Garcia Navarro has the second in our series of profiles of the presidential contenders.
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The poll was taken after Mr Joyce resigned the Nationals leadership after revelations about his affair with his former media adviser.Former Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce and his pregnant partner Vikki Campion pictured at Canberra airport. Picture: Kym SmithSource:News Corp AustraliaParliament febrile atmosphere with threats from ministers to further air rumours about others private lives is likely to also have been fresh on potential voters minds.Returning Nationals minister Keith Pitt, who will be sworn back in to the frontbench on Monday, conceded it had been a messy start to the year but said his constituents weren interested in the gossip and rumours. Don work on the set of Days of Our Lives.
Sociologists talk about the disaffected white underclass. Marxists talk about the lumpenproletariat, or riffraff, which makes “Trumpenproletariat” almost irresistible. But others on both the left and right have used more familiar epithets. I pretty sure it possible that anyone who possesses the most secret knowledge, vast resources and more power than any other group would have probably figured out how to take better care of their bodies. He could just be a figure head even among the elite, much like a politician is a figure head for the masses. Gonna have to look as high as possible to find the true masterminds above the rest.