SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileOn your laziest of lazy days, how many hours of TV do you (or can you) watch consecutively? And let me clarify by consecutively, I mean with no sleep. 10 hours? 15? Dare I say, 20?Well, chances are your answer is nowhere near as high as Jeremiah Franco, 22, and Carin Shreve, 33. The two California residents watched The Simpsons for 86 hours and 37 minutes.While you register those numbers in your head, let me explain why someone would ever subject themself to such torture (I consider myself a big Simpsons fan, but really?).One hundred of the biggest self proclaimed Simpsons fanatics took part in the Ultimate Fan Marathon hosted by Fox last week in Los Angeles.
The number of dedicated headsets in circulation has been rising according to a Canalys report, sales reached the 1 million units sold mark in the third quarter of 2017. About half of those units were Sony PlayStation VR headsets, with many of the rest distributed between the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. But even a few million headsets leave a limited consumer base..
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileAlt rock supergroup the Dead Weather has released its debut album Horehound. Band members include, from left, bassist Jack Lawrence, drummer/guitarist/vocalist Jack White, guitarist Dean Fertita and vocalist Alison Mosshart. (Warner Music Canada)Weather report: Forget “he said, she said” the ominous new video from hard, bluesy supergroup The Dead Weather is a jarring “he shot, she shot” vignette.
In places built around public transportation, the store and the food would be right by the transit station on your way home, or by the station near your work. You would walk by those stores every day, so you could buy smaller amounts more often. Your friends would all live within walking distance from a station..
Ok, so that wasn the real problem. The real problem was the cramping, or rather, the threat of cramping. I didn realize this until mile 12, but I skimped on drinking water on Friday. Between the years of 1948 and 1956, the curator of insects at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City studied the Woolly Bears and the legend. In the fall Dr. Curran collected as many Woolly Bears as he could, counted the middle segments, then averaged the wide vs narrow band numbers.
Principle, he would not be opposed to Nike taking over Umbro, but that should not be read as meaning he will definitely accept the offer, a spokesperson for Sports Direct said, confirming comments made earlier by Ashley.The news lifted Umbro shares as much as almost 17 percent to 173.25p, still below Nike 193.06p per share offer. Umbro shares closed up 10.4 percent at 164p.Ashley, who owns a 29 percent stake in Umbro, has been concerned that Nike will put pricing pressure on retailers including his SportsWorld chain if it secures the maker of the England soccer kit, but competition rules would make it tough for Sports Direct to acquire Umbro. Nike, the world largest maker of athletic shoes and clothing, agreed to buy Umbro in October.Umbro supplies the national soccer teams of Ireland, Sweden and Norway, six FA Premier League teams and more than 100 other professional teams globally, as well as England.For a story on Sports Direct earnings, click on [ID:nL19334552].