When I look at the other star athletes who really seem to take their leadership roles seriously, my favorite this year is Shaquille O the oldest player in the league. Shaq (or as he now calls himself the Big Shamroq), like LeBron, was the main event when he was first drafted. The weight of the team was on his broad shoulders.
Day 7 Walk 3.5 miles, jog three quarters of a mile. Once again, start off with a warm up walk of a quarter mile. Jog a quarter mile then walk two miles. SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileThe British government wants local municipalities to cut down on unnecessary traffic signs, railings and advertising boards, saying they ruin towns’ British character.”Our streets are losing their English character,” a government official told Reuters. “We are being overrun by scruffy signs, bossy bollards, patchwork paving and railed off roads wasting taxpayers’ money that could be better spent on fixing potholes or keeping council (local) tax down.”Read more.Is your city overrun by street signs? What is the most useless or strangest street sign you’ve ever seen? Send us your photos. Upload them to our photo gallery or flickr pool or send us an email with the words “Street Signs” in the subject line.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports.
The shoe industry is, by design, a polluting enterprise. Alone last year it produced over 350 million pairs using toxic dyes and glues, chemically tanned leather, synthetics, plastics and petroleum based rubber all combining to produce millions of pounds of waste. But emerging footwear companies like Deja Shoe and Eco Dragon are joining the ranks of Birkenstock, Patagonia and Adidas to meet the needs of consumers who want high quality, durable shoes that can be recycled or resoled and, more important, use low toxic materials and sustainable production methods to wrap their feet in stylish comfort..