Endorsements usually are the first things to go when an athlete is accused of a crime, cheating or poor behavior. Nike dropped Lance Armstrong last October after he was banned for life from competition over doping allegations. Nike stood by Tiger Woods, although many other sponsors did not, when he admitted to infidelity and sex addiction that cost him his marriage.
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Once activewear, or athleisure wear, as it has been called, moved out of the gym and onto the streets, it meant that everyone from Nike to Athleta were dressing women like warriors even if those women were just picking up the dry cleaning. Mish was ready for a stylistic about face. Shelonged for a philosophical and aesthetic return to women’s workout gear before it emphasized the athletic Title IX woman.
I have known both Muslim and Christian people who take the whole love side of religious teachings to the extreme and organize food drives for the poor and homeless. As a kid I helped out every month with the monthly food drive by helping bag the food and carry heavy stuff to the cars of the elderly and disabled. My adopted mom got roped in by the priest (even tho she was converting to Judaism and did not like Catholics generally speaking) to drive those bags of food to the homes of the bed bound poor in our community.
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.
But there is some tension as time winds down and point totals get close. Expect to see lots of pricey prizes on the line as the winning team races the clock to earn them. Overall, this is a fun, worry free series the whole family can watch together.