The mindset of constant improvement makes you want to keep going, maybe do more, train harder, eat better. Its pretty much a meme that people say they are going to do just one cycle. A lot of people in /r/steroids probably had the same thoughts and ended up blasting and cruising.
“That’s one of the incentives for them to settle: He didn’t have to do a deposition, the lurid details wouldn’t be posted on some Web site, she didn’t have to face the rigors of having a deposition by his lawyers and she’ll gain some privacy as well.”The lawsuit, filed three weeks before the criminal case against Bryant collapsed last summer, sought unspecified damages for mental injuries, public scorn and humiliation the woman said she has suffered since their June 2003 encounter at the Vail area hotel where she worked. The woman hasn’t commented publicly on the case.Bryant, a married father of one, apologized for his “behavior that night and for the consequences she has suffered,” but insisted the sex was consensual.Shortly after jury selection began in the criminal case, prosecutors in Eagle County dropped the single felony sexual assault count after the woman told them she couldn’t take part in a trial.Like the criminal case, the civil case ultimately would have rested on the testimony of a woman Bryant’s attorneys accused of being a promiscuous, attention seeking liar.Speculation that a settlement was close increased Monday after L. Lin Wood, one of the woman’s attorneys, said Bryant’s long awaited deposition three days earlier had been called off.Colorado law makes it difficult for plaintiffs in civil cases to win more than about $733,000.
Last year and this year are the only two years since I was thirteen that I haven’t actually written a book. I have been busy with the blog, instead and the books have been put on the back burner but I am planning on getting back into it soon. Before Christmas hopefully.
Point Control refers to wielding your weapon in such a way that the point is closest to your opponent at all times. Even when you are parrying, use a small motion, such that you block the line of attack just sufficiently and yet keep the point of your blade close to your target as much as possible. This can best be practiced in front of a full length mirror.
A collaboration with director Patrick Daughters (the mastermind behind Feist’s iPod tastic 1234 video), the clip premiered at the Museum of Modern Art yesterday.FILM REVIEW: Titanic 3D minute by minuteJames Cameron’s Titanic was always a marathon at three hours and counting. As it returns in 3D, Eli Glasner examines the experience minute by minute and discovers Cline Dion’s ubiquitous soundtrack, and James Cameron’s risible dialogue, have not improved with age. Continue reading this postSparkle trailer gives last glimpse of Whitney HoustonA trailer for the movie musical Sparkle was released Monday, giving us a glimpse of Whitney Houston’s last project.