“We thought maybe if we found a handful of dogs [that could be saved] it would be a precedent, it would be great for us. It would be great for the dogs,” Zawistowski says. “The target might have been five or 10 dogs out of this particular group. Though the first Velcro was made out of cotton, de Mestral soon discovered that nylon worked best because it didn’t wear with use. Early news reports (such as one that appeared in TIME in 1958) described the product as a zipperless zipper which, while accurate, sounds a little strange to us now. It seems there just weren’t that many removable, re useable all surface fasteners back then.
LLOYD: McCaskill, who is running against Akin, did not openly celebrate his surprise victory in the Republic primary just a few weeks ago. The closest she came to that was telling reporters she was, quote, “relieved.” But many political observers have suggested this is exactly the matchup she was looking for. So much so that during the Republican primary she paid for an ad that called Akin too conservative, then rattled off a handful of Tea Party selling points..
I am the number one most impactful artist of our generation. I am Shakespeare in the flesh. Walt Disney. But we did not compromise and we still have our voice to witness. That we will attempt faithfully to do, he and his wife Dorothy wrote in the email. Matters in all this is not the lives of a couple of old soldiers, but your bright futures for Christ.
Hurley, who is 46 and considered one of the titans in the surfwear community, said in an interview Thursday that he decided to sell his company to the Beaverton, Ore. Based sneaker giant to help him build the brand and expand internationally. Nike’s foray into the market could present a formidable challenge to the hundreds of smaller youth sportswear firms that have grown up around the beach communities of Orange County..
“If you’re in the market for World Cup tickets, we’d recommend waiting to buy tickets until the match you’re hoping to attend gets closer on the calendar,” writes Connor Gregoire, a communications analyst with SeatGeek, in an email. According to FIFA, Americans purchased more tickets in the original presale than residents of any other country. Did surprisingly well in 2010, advancing to the round of 16 after failing to win a single game in 2006.
His second day on the job at the Masters produced another solid round, a three over par 74, which put him at +4 for the tournament. I have to add here that I was not happy with the golf officials who penalized Guan with a one stroke penalty on the 17th hole for slow play during his second round. I understand they have rules for keeping the play moving but for God’s sake cut the kid some slack.