Now Gillette has dropped him and his main sponsor Nike is running the ad do you want me to do? (the same company that brought us the Tiger Woods spot post scandal with Tiger dad voice from the grave). As LeBron screams his question over and over angrily into the camera, I just want to yell back want you to shut up and lose LeBron you will never be a champion! I do not think all athletes are spoiled brats, in fact many make contract choices that signal they have a higher purpose and bigger goals in mind. Of course they want to win championships but they also see themselves and their families as part of a community and they do everything in their power to build the right ecosystem and infrastructure for a successful life (think Ray Allen of the Celtics)..
Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010.
I presented them with the check later that evening, half expecting them to throw it away or refuse it as an early wedding present. It was promptly cashed first thing the next day. But I learned a lesson about being an adult and at least I didn have to give a fuck about her shitty opinions..
Similar to the Elkay goverance statement, a fresh new perspective is being ushered into Corporate America and hopefully into the world. A new approach to investing, a new approach to accountability and measurement. New metrics that recognize not just quarterly or annual profits, a new reporting methodology that fully recognizes the intangible assets that a company can generate.
I only realized what had happened when my monitor blanked out. So isay to the kid “No! Stop, that’s dangerous. You have to leave from behind the counter.” As he began crawling back across the bag rack, the mother starts cursing at me and telling me that I am not allowed to give her son orders, and if he is doing something wrong, I should tell her, not address him.
We have all of recorded history demonstrating that persons, groups, and societies have been thriving on plant based diets, and that prior to this there is every reason to believe that humans consumed even less of animals (ref. Paleolithic Lessons). Or, to quote the biologist Rob Dunn (ref: Human Ancestors Were Nearly All Vegetarians), “for most of the last twenty million years of the evolution of our bodies, through most of the big changes, we were eating fruit, nuts, leaves and the occasional bit of insect, frog, bird or mouse.