So, lets say in April, and using this years example, the Suns are playing the Mavericks. Normally no one would watch, no one would care, the teams would be playing guys that aren’t really on the team, basically both teams would be tanking. Instead you would be having a relegation fight to stay in the NBA.
At Nike Inc., sales rose almost 18 percent in the three month period through August, even though it raised prices on certain styles this year. Nike hasn’t detailed the price increases, but according to research firm SportsOneSource Group, the suggested price of a pair of this year’s version of LeBron James’ sneakers is about $170, up from about $160 last year. Nike said it expects to raise prices more broadly in the spring..
Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, for example, the Democratic presidential hopeful, recently told MSNBC Rachel Maddow that while he strongly supported confirming Garland this year, the judge was not the most progressive pick. If Republicans keep the seat open and he wins the election, he said, he would ask Obama to withdraw Garland nomination so he could appoint someone else..
Area Deaths Out of Harness Some state troopers have com plained that the traditional side arm belt and harness are un comfortable, so the force is try ing out a new spring and fall jacket whose zippers permit wcaung the belt inside. Troop er Richard L. Johnson of Des Plaines, left, and Sgt.
Here you go only saying it once: my teammates started calling me Sat. Asking me questions like happened etc. I eventually text coach Jones the deal? Why my teammates asking if I on the team? Get a call from him saying for your service on both sides, release follows on the heels of Jones running ex NFL receiver Terrell Owens through a workout last Sunday in South Pittsburg, Tenn.
The paper discusses the implications of this perspective on the role of scenario planning in organisations, which is but one of multiple anticipatory systems at work in the organisation and hence often weak in power. The argument is further developed by considering ‘modelling relations’ which are inherent to active anticipatory systems. The conclusion is that in human social systems in uncertain environments require approaches to anticipation that recognise the multiplicity of modelling relations.
So, for example, clothing, we have tended to think about in American law as something that you know, we wear it to stay warm, to cover our bodies, so it has a functional dimension. Now, of course, fashion has a big artistic component to it. It could be [protected by patent laws], and sometimes fashion items are. So, for example, handbags and shoes sometimes are covered by design patents. But, it’s unusual to do that because, 1) it’s very expensive to get a patent, and 2) patents require a standard of novelty and originality that’s often hard to reach in the fashion industry, where many things are reworkings of previous things.”.