“She’s imperfect, but she tries. She is good, but she lies,” Jenna, the character at the center ofWaitress, sings of herself in the musical’s second act. In that moment, composer and lyricist Sara Bareilles sums up the feelings of inadequacy many people encounter as they try to make sense of what their lives have become and tells us it’s OK to be two things at the same time.
Everyone loves Pixar. The studio, which was bought by Disney for $7.4bn in 2006, made its name with the riotous, clever, benchmark setting Toy Story canon. The first and final films in that trilogy bookended a vertiginous 15 year success story: from The Incredibles, to the quirky Monsters Inc and the heart rending Up, the studio films have stood above the fart gags and wisecracking donkeys of DreamWorks, its nearest rival.
“That’s what use of force is: You use it till the threat has stopped.”George Floyd, who died in police custody on Monday. (Family handout, Darmella Frazier via Facebook)Police had been called to the scene by a shopkeeper who said a man had tried to pass a counterfeit bill. Floyd, who was not armed, was handcuffed and prone on the ground during the video.While the chokehold has been banned in most of Minnesota, it was still allowed in Minneapolis.Floyd’s death has refocused attention on “warrior style” police training, which Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey banned last year, and which may help explain how yet another unarmed African American suspect was killed after being detained.Citing the 2016 death of Philando Castile, a 32 year old African American man who was shot and killed by a police officer during a traffic stop with his girlfriend and her daughter in the car with him, Frey banned police from using “fear based training” in April 2019.”Fear based trainings violate the values at the very heart of community policing,” Frey said.
The Cougars return 208 receptions, 2,442 yards and 23 touchdowns from the “X” and “Z” outside receiver positions. Both Z’s, Dezmon Patmon and Easop Winston, are back, as are the X’s, Tay Martin and Calvin Jackson Jr. Kassidy Woods and Brandon Gray, receivers who stand at 6 4 and 6 5, respectively, are coming off redshirt seasons.
He heard a young girl cheering, at which point her father yelled: “She reckons you get it!” “I just said to him I hope she right, and if she right I give her a high five Roberts said. True to form Roberts nailed the shot at goal and ran over to the fence to give the girl and her little brother a high five. “For the rest of the game I could hear them screaming out 21 Roberts said.