The President Sings in a Church and All is Well?
Thus we receive an inundation of horrible news headlines, around the clock sports, mediocre at best movies through Hollywood/Bollywood complex, and a slew of mindless entertainment programs through the zillion TV channels. Can anyone, with any degree ...
July 15, 2015
Updates from Day 5 of Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament
A total of 144 boats are on the water as the fifth day of the Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament is in full gear. Related. Veterans guard recruiting office on eve of propsal of Minor league baseball one step closer to returning to Confederate Flag ...
June 12, 2015
US Suggests Compromise on Iran Sanctions
WASHINGTON—President Barack Obama suggested on Friday that Iran could receive significant economic relief immediately after concluding a deal to curb its nuclear program, a gesture towards one of Tehran's key demands. Mr. Obama said such a move ...
April 17, 2015
There should be adorable kids at every NBA press conference
"Why are you hiding under the table? Some would say you're failing to perform on the biggest stage." Reporters have kids, too, right? Bring your daughter, let her serve up the brutally direct questions you're too craven to ask. How can a player ...
May 20, 2015
It's been a storied life for actor James Craven
So Craven was reading his lines one day last week at the Riverview Cafe and Wine Bar, an old haunt that serves as his unofficial office in the south Minneapolis neighborhood where his family has lived for generations. Craven has a daily routine that ...
March 5, 2015
The Megyn Kelly Moment
On a gray Wednesday in November, the Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly and four producers gathered around a conference table on the 17th floor of the News Corporation building in Manhattan. They were there to . He tried to explain his case, arguing that ...
January 21, 2015
This Is How Mitt Romney Plans To Beat Up Evander Holyfield
Mitt Romney is a self-professed lover of sport. On Friday, the former Republican heavyweight will square up with former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield for a charity boxing match. In an interview with The New York Times about the bout, Romney ...
May 15, 2015
The vessel EZ BOY was the big winner on Thursday, reeling in a 556. 3 pound blue marlin. Viking 62, 680 pounds (first day). EZ Boy, 556. 3 pounds (fourth day). Carly A, 504. 3 pounds (first day). Shenandoah, 503. 6 pounds (first day). Callie Girl, 481. 2 pounds (first day). Reel Pleasure, 451. 8 pounds (third day). Sushi, 419. 1 pounds (fifth day). You can get live look-ins at the new weigh station by visiting the tournament's live feed. You can also get live updates at the tournament's website , on the tournament's Twitter account and by checking back at WCTI12. UPDATE: The Sushi brought in a blue marlin weighing 419. 1 pounds. UPDATE: Sushi has boated a blue, which it had been battling for nearly an hour, the tournament’s Twitter account is reporting. It is expected to arrive at the weigh station at 5:45 p. m. Bizzy B lost its fish and Diamond Girl and Gambler have released their blues. UPDATE: Several more boats are currently hooked up but none have reported boating a blue marlin.
WASHINGTON—President Barack Obama suggested on Friday that Iran could receive significant economic relief immediately after concluding a deal to curb its nuclear program, a gesture towards one of Tehran’s key demands. Obama said such a move would depend on the final accord allowing international sanctions to be quickly re-imposed if Tehran violated the agreement it is now negotiating with global powers.
That's their job, and this is for them, and in turn for those of us who want to know what players have to say after they play. Would we rather hear Stephen Curry's likely-rote answers to likely-boring questions, or would we rather just watch a toddler enjoy her moment on national TV. Of course, Curry's Warriors had just won and he wasn't getting grilled for his failures. Employing a lapbaby is a classic tactic to divert attention and soften reporters after a loss. Derrick Rose's lapbaby made heart-melting old man faces just the other day while his dad took questions about the Bulls blowing their series against the Cavs:. Little Chris Paul has made many a post-loss appearance over the years. Even if Curry wasn't a good example of it, lapbabies definitely get used sometimes to make reporters' jobs more difficult. Assuming for this exercise that we care that reporters' jobs are more difficult, here are some potential solutions:. Ignore the lapbaby, ask the player tough questions anyway. You've got a journalism degree and years of experience and you can't work around a tiny person who barely understands what you're saying. Ask the lapbaby tough basketball questions. "Your dad decided to rest his injury instead of play in a crucial playoff game. Ask the baby tough baby questions.
Havelock summer camp designed for future engineers
“The camp starts at 9 o’clock, but we routinely have campers that show up at 8:30, and instead of mingling around and just waiting, they come in and sit down at their table and they start ... “She went on to go to the Craven Early College and now ...
July 7, 2015
Half-term report - foundations in place for Barrow Raiders success
As a result the Raiders sit fourth in the Kingstone Press League table, a position expected by some fans ... have shown they can live with any team in the division at Craven Park. As the clock ticks forward the question on the lips of many is – does ...
June 30, 2015
Former New Bern Mayor Lee Bettis out of jail
According to the Craven County Sheriff's Office, Bettis was released around 6 o'clock Wednesday night. Bettis was found guilty this past October of DWI, child abuse and reckless driving. In May 2013, law enforcement pulled Bettis over on Highway 70 in ...
January 22, 2015
Half-Time Report: Chelsea in control at Fulham
Chelsea have a 2-0 half-time lead over Fulham in their Premier League meeting at Craven Cottage. Goals from David Luiz and ... in spectacular style through Luiz with 30 minutes on the clock. The Brazilian fired in an unstoppable drive from 30 yards that ...
April 17, 2013
A WILLIAM AND MARY EBONY-VENEERED STRIKING EIGHT-DAY TABLE CLOCK WITH PULL QUARTER REPEAT
Phase II table clocks to appear at auction in recent years include ... who was bequeathed an "8-day Tompion clock" from her mother, Martha (Craven) Lloyd in 1799 (PRO. Prob. 11/1435/847). Martha Lloyd, the wife of Rev Nowys Lloyd (1719-1789), Rector ...
October 30, 2012