“Most all of our players came from farming communities in the Texas Panhandle, Oklahoma, or Iowa. Those were the only three states that really had a lot of basketball. And in Texas, most of the big schools didn’t play. Commit to a narrower issue. You can’t make perfect product. Narrow down the problem of poor product quality on your most profitable product line or improve customer satisfaction for a particular service.
Woods lost some major backers in the wake of the scandal about his marital infidelities, including Tag Heuer. But another high end watch maker, Rolex, has taken on the fallen former world No. 1.”Rolex is convinced that Tiger Woods still has a long career ahead of him and that he has all the qualities required to continue to mark the history of golf,” read a statement on Wednesday from the Swiss company, which also sponsors CNN’s Living Golf Show.”This association pays tribute to the exceptional nature of Tiger Woods and the leading role he plays in forging the sport’s global appeal.”Rolex has a history of linking with golfing greats, including 18 time major champion Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player.It is the second backing for Woods’ commercial value in two days, with influential business magazine Forbes keeping the 14 time major winner at the top of its “most valuable athlete” standings with a brand worth of $55 million.
The Jordan 6 Rings “Phoenix” edition dropped in 2009 to commemerate this epic NBA Finals and might be the most beautiful shoe in the Jordan 6 Rings Championship Pack. But then again, I am a sucker for orange. The silhouette of all of the 6 Rings and this shoe comes from the Jordan 11 and is so tight! I am a sucker for the Jordan 11 as well.
The House of DavidThe House of David had a beautiful motor lodge with a famous nightclub frequented by such celebrities as Clarence Darrow and George Raft. It was home to one of the world’s first vegetarian restaurants, which proved extremely popular. Its baseball team toured the country and played in exhibition games against major league teams, such as the Chicago Cubs, Detroit Tigers, Chicago White Sox, and St.
In one instance, an entire working gallows was built for a show, with the “victim” secured by a harness so that he’d stop just short of actually being hung (take a wild guess how that turned out). Now we’re just thinking aloud here, but if we were standing on a gallows, fake or not, with a rope around our necks, we’d want to take a few precautions. For example, and again just blue skying, maybe don’t use a real rope that is tied into a real noose that is wrapped around your real neck in a way that could really kill you..