Of all Olympic events, taekwondo is perhaps the most generous to the wealth of nations that exist on the margins of international sport. Its popularity rests, in part, on the fact that it requires neither expensive equipment nor expansive fields. @hkbeech
⚔️🏔 #OTD in 1942, one of the longest & bloodiest battles in the #GreatPatrioticWar - the Battle of the #Caucasus - began. The Nazis aimed to capture the Soviet oil fields. However, they failed, suffered severe losses & had to withdraw. 🔗 #Victory76
"Watching 'Old' will take about four years off your life — or just under two hours, depending on which way you’re reading your trusty temporal-wormhole conversion chart." From film critic Justin Chang:
Nearly every day during the winter & spring, sugar companies set fire to cane fields, a harvesting method that rids the plant of outer leaves but releases harmful smoke. Locals call the resulting ash that blankets their community “black snow.”
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Bihar: A man has carved out a 3-km-long canal to take rainwater coming down from nearby hills to fields of his village, Kothilawa in Lahthua area of Gaya. Laungi Bhuiyan says, "It took me 30 years to dig this canal which takes the water to a pond in the village." (12.09.2020)
A telling moment. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to President Biden just now: "U.S. leadership has been sorely missed over the past years."
@JustinBieber accidentally gave me the release date for his new album.
To all of our youth who are missing the start of their @LittleLeague seasons, hang in there! We will get you back out on the fields, and know that you will be playing baseball soon....