Although often criticised on these shores for players’ use of pads, headgear and protection (compared to rugby), watching an NFL match it soon becomes clear just how necessary they are. Big, explosive hits are the name of the game, with blocking and tackling regularly drawing injuries despite the armour. Injuries are so common that teams often have more than one replacement player for the same position.

Proctor and Gamble likely understood the benefits of a single global brand nearly 70 years ago when it considered launching a new soap named “Dreck” in the United States. Consumers, it discovered “Dreck” sounded like German and Yiddish words for dirt, garbage, body waste and a four letter expletive that can not be published here. And many other countries..

And it’s not just the Three Stripes: Just this week, Nike’s chief marketing officer for Converse was said to have jumped ship to Supreme in February, a reminder that the sportswear giant is not immune to losing talent to upstart brands, either. It’s been a rough couple months for the Beaverton giant, and we don’t expect the microscope to be moving anytime soon. They are the first on scene and shot trying to help two civilians later identified as Donald Adam Robichaud, 42, and Bobbie Lee Wright, 32 lying on the ground outside an apartment complex.

Five Main Areas of the Everglades Park to Explore1. Ten Thousand Islands are named for the many small mangrove islands that line the coast southwest of Everglades City. Here visitors can canoe and sea kayakers can navigate the 99 mile mangrove lined Wilderness Waterway which begins in Everglades City and ends at at the tip of the peninsula.

Teaching safe sex has proven to be the best thing for children. Since they’re going to play doctor eventually, you may as well let them know to put on a rubber to stop their bits and pieces from rotting off. The only problem is that sometimes the methods used to protect people from, or educate them about, the dark side of sex work out really, really badly..

There were also some online rumblings that the dating feature might be open only to people who list themselves as “single” and not those who are “married” or “in a relationship,” ignoring the subset of people who are in non monogamous relationships. But Facebook said this is not the case. After all, people often don’t keep their relationship status up to date, don’t use it in a serious way (in a complicated relationship with pizza, anyone?), or simply leave it blank..