Some of this years inductees include former UFC Champion and current WWE Superstar Ronda Rousey, former UFC World Champion Bas Rutten, Iron Game Historians Terry Jan Todd and Sports Documentarian Phil Keoghan. The International Sports Hall of Fame was founded by Guinness Book world recorder holder, World Chairman of the International Medical Commission Dr. Robert Goldman and along side Bodybuilding.
Debuting tonight on the president’s least favorite cable network: CNN’s ‘The Nineties,’ an eight episode look back at that glorious decade when we said ‘Hello, Newman,’ and goodbye to Princess Di. Today’s topic: We say ’90s, you say .”The ’90s for me meant high school and college, a decade to remember filled with memories of friends, sports, first jobs, first cars and graduations. I can still hear the sound of AOL dial up, the Velcro on my Trapper Keeper and the cling of Mario collecting a coin..
Vinny is played by Joe Pesci in a combination of brio, bullet sweating despair, street cunning and occasional idiocy. In “My Cousin Vinny” he’s summoned to a small Alabama town to defend his college age cousin (Ralph Macchio, who must be about 40 by now) from a phony murder rap. Imagine his surprise when he learns lawyers are expected to wear coats and ties in court!.
“He’s a very worthy adversary. He’s smart. He does that homework and what I really admire about him, he can go out and be one of these legislators who can just go get press,” McCarthy said. The second half was spent killing time and avoiding giving the Lions an excuse to get back in the game. However you slice it, the 35 14 win was one of the better Rider performances of the year and locked up at least a home game for the western semi final. For the Riders to finish first, it starts Saturday night with the rubber game of a rematch against the Calgary Stampeders..
I recently interviewed Emma Dixon, a Check Connect mentor at Treehouse, a Seattle based nonprofit serving 7,000 children in foster care statewide. They’ve been implementing Check Connect an evidence based student engagement intervention developed here at the University of Minnesota in the 1990s since 2013 to help foster youth graduate from high school at the same rate as their peers. Less than half of foster youth graduate, and Treehouse is helping close the gap through its Graduation Success program, and Check Connect is a big part of that success..
The world largest retailer cut its annual earnings outlook today because its profits are being squeezed by pay raises for workers and efforts to make its stores cleaner and friendlier and speed up service. It also reported an 11.4 percent drop in second quarter profit. Currency fluctuations are also dragging down results.