Of course no politician believes he or she can be bought. But outside Montreal, it’s not as simple as a rich guy sliding a briefcase of bills across a table and saying, “I’m buying you.” The money doesn’t go into the politician’s pocket, it goes to some cause he or she cares about, whether that be a hospital or the next election campaign. It buys a chat.
JUST SAYING: The Colorado Avalanche decided to start goaltender Semyon Varlamov the night after a court appearance for allegedly beating on his on again, off again girlfriend. That would seem to indicate how they feel about the case against him, no? The clock started ticking on Steve Downie in Colorado after a training camp hit on Avs captain Gabriel Landeskog that nobody except for Downie seemed to appreciate Speaking of the Blues, Hull and former tough guy Kelly Chase suggested the players do away with the reception line celebration after a goal, when players skate the length of the bench. The Blues no longer do it.
Fireflies are not pursued by too many natural predators in the wild because they taste gross. In addition to attracting mates, they also use their light to attract prey, making them the usual predator. The biggest threat to fireflies is often the chunky hands of an overzealous toddler, interested in capturing the bug as a pet.
It occurred to me that if I looked just at women with children mothers I would find that their wages were as low as they’d ever been. And that in fact turned out to be the case. Women who don’t have children earn 90 to 95 percent of men’s pay, but women with children still lag very far behind, earning 70 to 75 percent of men’s pay.
Patrick Foley started on defense after being ineligible in 2017. Hopkins, decked out in their new Under Armour uniforms in season No. 131, only committed 10 turnovers and went a perfect 3 of 3 on the extra man. Bee! I would love to come and visit. I will plan to come either later this year or next year. Bee, Thanks for your note yesterday! I just working through my stuff but I OK.
W hrend des Rennens von Bakersfield begann Gerry’s ber 400 km/h schneller Frontengine Top Fuel Dragster etwa in der Mitte der 400 Meter langen Rennstrecke pl tzlich aus bisher noch ungekl rten Gr nden zu springen, schaukelte sich auf und geriet schlie lich au er Kontrolle. Steiner blieb jedoch wie immer auf Vollgas (“Steiner never lifts the throttle pedal”) schlitterte quer mit gestoppten 363 km/h ber die Ziellinie. Leider kollidierte das Rennauto mit einer Leitschiene, berschlug sich danach mehrmals und schlitterte dann auf dem Kopf stehend ber den Dragstrip.