Some great athletes arrive fully formed, like meteors falling from the sky. Not this one. In 1999, at the age of 12, while his exact contemporary and future rival Andy Murray was winning the prestigious Orange Bowl in Miami, Djokovic was just another 5ft (1.5m) wannabe with a racket that looked too big for him.
Where and how does one find the perfect Gifts for Christmas? That has got to be a million dollar question around this time of the year. If you haven gotten all your Christmas shopping done by now, most people will just gladly settle for decent Christmas gifts. Christmas may be the season of joy and give but the actual process of Christmas gift shopping can be a harrowing experience for all but the bravest of souls.
We can choose recycled paper over plastic when we shop. For those that don’t offer a choice, we can bring our own re usable cloth bags. We can think about the products that we choose to purchase, do we really need another piece of plastic, and is there any recycling effort if we replace an old unit with a new? Shop and buy used give products a longer life and donate whenever possible before tossing into landfills..
However, with a college degree, I have no choice but to ride out the highs or lows of this stock that I cannot trade, sell, or pass on. My financial well being is completely left to fate and out of my hands. Would you buy a specialized mutual fund from a broker that wouldn’t let you sell it? Probably not, but that’s what we do with college debt..
We hand silk screened every garment with our designs and were rewarded with good repeat business from a lot of shops that specialized in rock, skate and surf clothes on both coasts. I including a photo of Faith No More from Spin Magazine where a few of the guys were sporting our shirts. That was in 1990.
So many times with projects I do with other tech companies, the goal is almost always based around the technology first, followed by whether or not people really want to use it. Geeky engineers are dazzled by the technology at their disposal and often create something because they can. But Apple’s approach is quite different.
I ended up going back to court every day for three days, with absolutely nothing happening the first two days, no one at all talking to me, just sitting in the same room for hours. On the third day, I finally get called by a new public defender who was just awesome. He was very nice and very apologetic and assured me he would get me out that day.