Do you still meet people who surprise you with their voice?You can never really judge a book by its cover with a voice. Obviously, there are things that help you tell if someone is British or French and you can have expectations of the sounds they’re going to make. But you never know what that instrument will be like.
There are also quite a few that I have left off the list so as not to make it too lengthy. Things like Rooibos tea and potjiekos, mngqusho and mahewu, mpokoqo and amasi. OK so you don’t know what these are and maybe they are subjects for another Hub..
Continue reading this postSparkle trailer gives last glimpse of Whitney HoustonA trailer for the movie musical Sparkle was released Monday, giving us a glimpse of Whitney Houston’s last project. The late singer plays the mother of Jordin Sparks, an aspiring singer in the 1960s who rises with a girl group similar to the Supremes. Sparkle will be released in August.
And they do it only to be nice.Following 100, 200 or 4135 jambs up your email (if you have notifications set to on) and your personal feed is so congested, you have no idea who wrote what and if you had already read it or not.Being a follower to get a follower is hard work when you get into those astronomical numbers.They will not be your loyal followers who will go out of their way to read your work until they see you are a loyal follower to them. It’s the high following numbers that give you away as not serious.Many of us give newbies a few chances to visit and comment, and if they are a no show, we unfollow. Not all of us, but a good many of us.The reason why we frown on following such high numbers is because we are pretty serious about our writing here.
But back to those Foxconn suicides. One way to read “Behemoth” is to view its analysis of factory development as preparation and context for the final chapter on Foxconn and the other modern mega factories in China and Vietnam that churn out our tablets, smartphones and athletic shoes. (A reader might profitably start the book on Page 270, read the first half of the Foxconn chapter, then jump back to the beginning.) These newfangled factories, bigger than anything Detroit or Stalingrad ever built, may borrow methods, processes and organizational structures from their predecessors, but they also represent a startling break with the past..
In the midsole is one piece of Nike React foam, which thanks to being softer than previous foams used in running shoe helps give a smoother run but still with a supportive base. With no cement or glue used on the midsole the design team also managed to eliminate extra materials and keep the shoe lightweight, meeting another of the runners’ requests, while rubber under the forefoot and heel give added traction and the durability needed to allow runners to pound the pavements. The Springboks face Australia in a Rugby Championship match in Brisbane on Saturday, determined to bounce back after beingAFP News.