Grocery Store BrandPrivate labels, also commonly referred to as ‘store brands’ or ‘generics’, conventionally tend to be viewed by the public as low cost imitations of branded products. In its early years, the packaging was plain white, the lettering was solid black and the product quality was inferior to name brands. In recent years though, private labels have been able to overcome this earlier reputation and have been able to achieve significant growth..
I ask him to look after my wife and kids. Then I ask him to protect all my buddies and forgive them of all their sins and me of my sins. Then I move straight into thinking about what I about to do the target, the map study, making sure I know which way north so I can call out things correctly on the target.”.
Lee tells of attending his first Knicks game as a mere sprout, the seduction and allure of roundball, and of making movies in between shouting matches with Reggie Miller and the zebras. He offers opinions freely on players of the past and present, coaches, memorable games, the draft, the Celtics, just about everything except the really interesting stuff: His life as a black filmmaker, one of the few men in America gifted and blunt enough to make movies that start riots and vicious racial debates, and thoughtful enough to look past those confrontations and search for some kind of solution. Maybe owing to his association with Nike, his friendship with Jordan, or his season tickets, he’s disappointingly mute on many problems facing the NBA, including the lack of respect for officials, the sometimes crippling amount of body contact in the low post, and the dawn of the mega athlete, how the now routine eye popping sums of money paid to players is wiping out the game’s playground integrity like Wilt Chamberlain posting up Greg Ostertag.
It had the allure and symmetry you will only ever see looking down through the clouds at vineyards somewhere in Burgundy. The comb he used was probably handed down in a mystical ceremony, deep in the Black Forest where Europe’s finest headwaiters meet in cloaks exchanging stolen bottles of wine, wheels of cheese and closely guarded neat secrets, that I am sure very few mortals can understand. But I digress..
BALTIMORE A man charged with gunning down five people at a Maryland newspaper sent three letters on the day of the attack, police said, including one that said he was on his way to the Capital Gazette newsroom with the aim killing every person present. Jacklyn Davis, a spokeswoman for Anne Arundel County police, said the letters were received Monday. They were mailed to an attorney for The Capital newspaper, a retired judge of the Maryland Court of Special Appeals and a Baltimore judge..