The generation of new leaders came of age in very different times. Many of them studied social sciences at university in the 1980s, the most liberal era in modern China, allowing them to become familiar with Western intellectual thought. Most of them have traveled abroad; Xi’s daughter is studying at Harvard.
I could give 100 more stats on why the Warriors are the better team, like they scored more points per game, shot a high fg%, 3 pt fg%, ft%, had more assists and so on and so on, and were the best team in the league defensively. So you know where I am. I want Lebron to win so badly.
One larrikin rugby union star and 25 feisty females. It’s another season of the Bachelor with the Honey Badger himself, Nick Cummins. Strap in, here are episode 4’s best bits as Stalker Cass takes her stalking to the extreme, and heartbreak abounds.
This year Nike launched not one, but two new products that many are calling revolutionary. The first product, the FuelBand, is an electronic bracelet that measures your daily movements. The second is the Flyknit Racer feather light, environmentally friendly shoes that Nike says will “turn the shoe industry on its head”..
Scott Davies, an ex professional footballer who estimates he lost more than to gambling over the course of his career, told us about how he used to bet against his own team at half time. In Italy, the country deputy prime minister Luigi Di Maio, has announced a on gambling adverts, which will mean clubs are barred from having gambling sponsors. This has attracted criticism the European Gaming and Betting Association, who argue the move will lead to people turning to unregulated companies, and from Serie A, who are worried this may harm the league ability to compete financially.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileMickey Rourke, who plays a musclebound showman in Darren Aronofsky’s film The Wrestler, has decided not to take his role into the real world ring. (Niko Tavernise/Fox Searchlight)Yesterday, we issued a heartfelt plea, in which we begged Mickey Rourke to reconsider his recent choice to make his Wrestler character a reality. If you’ll recall, at last Sunday’s SAG Awards, Rourke told an Access Hollywood reporter he was planning to take on Canadian wrestling star Chris Jericho at this April’s Wrestlemania 25.Though clearly a terrible plan, and one that would likely compromise his chances of winning a Best Actor Oscar on Feb.
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