He’s projected as a second day pick, or even as an undrafted free agent by some. His best collegiate season was in 2008, when he gained 728 rushing yards in 138 carries, and he gained only 157 yards on 32 carries in 2009. His senior season was derailed by an injury..
More than five months later, the civilian death toll is still being calculated. The Iraqi government won’t talk about casualties. But figures obtained by NPR from the Mosul morgue put the number of civilians killed at over 5,000. I do travel for work so maybe I value my rewards slightly differently. It weird how traveling changes your opinion. Visiting the alaska lounge, LAS centurion, and the phoenix lounge now has probably been worth an updwards of $200/$300 to me now and I would have never considered lounge access so valuable..
IndustryTracking the players in the ever growing energy and environmental world. It also been hell for the state cattle industry: 600,000 cows were sold off as grazing land dried up and feed prices soared. Today, the Texas Agrilife Extension for cattle prices in 2012, and not surprisingly, they are going to be high..
Except that the post debate “polls” the GOP nominee and campaign kept touting that he won on social media, at his rally in Florida and in press releases aren’t polls at all. They’re essentially unscientific Internet popularity contests, are not weighted as to what the electorate will actually look like, and have no predictive value. In fact, if you’re worried about voter fraud, in many of these surveys people can vote multiple times and they can easily be rigged by Internet bots..
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There have been more than 3,600 wildfires in California so far this year more than a thousand fires over the average. But so far, fire crews have been able to jump on most of them before they get big. Nationally, the picture is a little better. You know, there is no electricity through the town for the last year or more. And they lack any energy resources they can cook with. There is no gas.
THIS IS NOT A FILM ($19.99 DVD; Palisades Tartan) Finally, here is a thoroughly original work. Part protest, part documentary, part essay, Iranian director Jafar Panahi has responded to a ban on making films by starring in a work that “is not a film.” Don’t believe him. He shows the next film he wanted to make and discusses camera angles and the such by placing tape on the floor of his home and spelling it all out.