“I love telling my story and putting it on social media and having people just go ‘wow,'” McFadden said. “And having coverage on TV is huge for us back in the States, so I think having it grow that way in popularity is huge for us and it’s a plus. Hopefully it’ll just keep growing, growing, growing.”.
“They say things like, ‘Yeah, I’m a hood dude too.’ And that immediately kills the mood and alters the relationships that I could have had with these people. I’m a regular person who likes to play basketball, go to clubs with my guys, play with my kids and work. I’m not an institutionalized thug.”.
Is their representation du jour. Gives Google credit for something most people take for granted, or don’t pay attention to, and changing it. A few other brands have taken that path occasionally, such as Nike, which has used different colors for its famous symbol.
George Raveling, Nike director of international basketball, called LaVar Ball, worst thing to happen to basketball in the last hundred years. Draper of Deadspin has a different take. Shouldn someone take on the Big Time Sneaker Brands, and their assumptions about who is marketable and how? Draper writes.
Virtual reality headsets, like the Oculus Rift, create escapes. Put one on, and you suddenly swimming with dolphins or fighting in the Battle of Waterloo. Microsoft HoloLens, by contrast, augments reality holograms and data onto existing surroundings, so you not to the virtual world, as designer Alex Kipman puts it.
Two men walk into the room. Matt Hesslin, a short, stocky businessman from California dressed in a polo shirt and jeans, and Dave Graef, a silver haired man with a thin, tan, weathered face, try to console their friend. “It was much funner at 52 percent,” says the office seeker.
A $50,000 reward is now being offered in hopes of soliciting tips that could lead police to Graham. Taking time and effort away from investigation. If you,re seen stalking a person and are innocent ,explain yourself, don,t flee. Bloomberg Billionaires Index has valued him at $58.7 billion and possibly the eighth richest person in the world. Although founded in Sweden, the man who created IKEA left his home country for tax reasons, and also transferred the bulk of his stock into a foundation. But this foundation, at one time the world largest, is less about philanthropy and more about avoiding paying taxes and corporate ownership..
Curry, Lyles believed, was already among the best in the world at changing direction. But the guard overwhelmingly relied on his ankles for speed and quickness. Those body parts appeared to be basketball’s take on the mythical wings of Icarus: melting, as if made of wax, from overuse and ambition.