Zumba (pronounced “zoomba,”) is Columbian slang for “buzz like a bee and move fast.” It is an hour long workout with easy to follow fast dance movesalternating wtih slower ones for an interval training workout that tones muscles and burn hundreds of calories. All these while jiving to Latin music with an eclectic ensemble of mambo, salsa, cumbia, reggae and calypso. Some pop music are also utilized (Beyonce’s “Single Ladies and Boom Boom Pow to mention a few)..
Looks like Nike can’t take a joke. The footware giant has swung into full damage control mode, trying to stamp out allegations made in Doonesbury that its Vietnamese shoe factory is a “hell hole.” In a letter Friday to the South China Morning Post a Hong Kong paper that carries Garry Trudeau’s irreverent strip a Nike spokeswoman said Doonesbury distorted working conditions. A comic strip “is not meant to be an accurate depiction of life,” wrote Martha Besson, but “it should not be a vehicle for spreading hearsay.” One offending Doonesbury showed a Vietnamese laborer suffering weight loss, headaches and fatigue and complaining that her $1.60 a day salary isn’t enough to put food on the table.
One thing that i didn like about the media news feature on the site was that if u were trying to make a selection on one of the pictures selected, it would keep cycling through the rest of the pictures/stories and would make it difficult to select acertain subject on the story. Gamespot has been around for a long time and i personally have used it since i was a kid. Gamespot has changed a lot since it was started, itoriginallyonly offer cheats for video games.
It was a very tough race for me but the thought of quitting never entered my mind. I was just a bit saddened that I didn even get close to my goal time. That Sunday, I learned that as long as you don give up and keep on putting one foot in front of the other you will get to the finish line..
Electronic commerce, also known and e commerce or EC, involves the electronic buying and selling of goods, services and information. By employing e commerce techniques and strategies to establish a web presence, businesses in nearly every industry have enhanced their ability to reach out to current and potential customers and clients locally and worldwide. However, many businesses that have failed to embrace e commerce have lost large segments of market share, and some have gone under..
Nike’s swoosh trademark was thought out by a student with the name of Carolyn Davidson majoring in graphic design in Portland State University. The award for her creation was $35. Expecting to expand the line in the company, Bowerman tried to combine rubber spikes with the concept of athletic shoes.