>> It works: A Harvard study following alums for nearly 80 years, found that close relationships more than anything else, including money or fame keep people happy. Nurturing relationships with friends, family and their community helps people through difficult situations. The researchers also found that those in happy marital relationships said that their moods didn suffer, even if they were in physical pain..

Considering that there were entire decades during which females in video games were treated as prizes to be won or poorly rendered spank material (or both), it doesn’t seem like it’d be all that controversial to point out gaming has had a bit of a sexism problem. It’s not just the obvious and superficial character stuff, like how they thought we couldn’t root for Lara Croft unless she had huge pointy breasts; there are entire missions and storylines so cringe worthy that it’s hard to believe they didn’t get vetoed at the idea stage. For example ..

Like dominos, big money sponsors are dropping the disgraced champion in droves. Anheuser busch, frs sports drinks, trek bicycles, giro helmets, and nike, which wrote its own damming guilty verdict, due to the seemingly insurmountable evidence that lance armstrong parents pated in doping and misled nike for more than a decade, we have terminated our contract with him. The fact he made millions by cheating, by deceiving children and cancer survivors and some that lookeded up to him as a leader and icon, it’s one of the worst stories in sports.

The hard stuff: I haven run for more than 30 seconds in a long, long time. My cardiovascular system isn used to this, but I think it liked it! I could also feel my weight putting pressure on my legs, particularly my shins and ankles. I wouldn be surprised if I have shin splints later today or tomorrow.

She needed someone to talk to who wasn coddling over her safety. She appreciated her friends and their concerns but she wanted them to acknowledge her concern over her own friend. They don bring up the topic as often anymore except on stormy days. The Powerbar was one of the top 2 selling products in the Restore. Most people would agree that the energy bars are quite expensive but the satisfaction one receives from eating a filling, healthy bar is better than a bag of chips. The benefits of the taste and nutritional gains have obviously outweighed the financial costs.

In disclosing some of these athlete’s home countries, Hines inadvertently outed them to their families, teams, and home countries. Many of these athletes, like openly gay athlete Amini Fonua, come from countries like Tonga, where homosexuality remains criminalized. Jones’ piece not only put these athletes careers at risk, but their entire lives.