Pete Hoekstra are the frontrunners judging by the polls but businessman Rick Snyder’s personal wealth and outsider image has the potential to make the race interesting. With the Michigan economy in dire straits, a win here would give Republicans a considerable foothold as they seek to rebuild the party’s presence in the Upper Midwest. (Previous ranking: 7).
“The decision handed down by the league yesterday, is unfathomable to me,” Kraft said during an impromptu six minute appearance at the scheduled press conference for Patriots head coach Bill Belichick. “It is routine for discipline in the NFL to be reduced upon appeal. In the vast majority of these cases, there’s tangible and hard evidence for the infraction for which the discipline is being imposed and still the initial penalty gets reduced.
24. Leslie Knope giving her friend Ron Swanson the ideal job at the end of Parks Recreation. A lesser show would have forced Ron into growth more easily equated with change, where Parks was smart enough to know that the love that grew up between these very different people was based on their ability to accept each other as they were.
Election Updates: On last night’s pregame show, Tina Cervasio did a segment with a candidate Larry Lucchino named on Friday, Rob Crawford, who had a guitar and played a little Red Sox rah rah song. Later in the game broadcast, Remy said he read a bunch of applications yesterday and one caught his eye from, surprise, Rob Crawford (who Rem didn’t realize was also on the pregame show). What a coincidence! And Rob apparently came up with the idea to give away four season tickets to those in need.
I was a freshman in high school on 9/11 at a school within commuting distance from NYC and in close proximity to a nuclear power plant. 2 4 times a year we spend half a school day practicing what would happen if the plant melted down, water and iodine distribution, evacuation to buses followed by a what would be a 45 min drive down the sole major highway in no traffic to the fallout shelter. We were all aware that if anything serious happened we were all going to die, as a highschooler it was funny and dark but I can imagine what that experience would be like as an elementary student.
House Republicans see the numbers (the public and private ones). Four public polls were released on the subject over the last couple of days from CBS News, CNN/SSRS, Ipsos/Daily Beast and Quinnipiac. And they all show big majorities, around two thirds of Americans, disapproving of separating families at the border..