However, much has happened since it went up, including the Blogger outage. Scroll down for a report on that. More new posts will be added below this one. The essay below is the conclusion of the ninth part in a series by Takuan Seiyo. See the list at the bottom of this post for links to the previous installments. Their main endeavor has been to enforce their compulsory e. K and discretionary e.
Patrick Smith (fighter)
Because his father, Alexander Stirling Calder, received public commissions, the family traversed the country throughout Calder’s childhood. Calder was encouraged to create, and from the age of eight he always had his own workshop wherever the family lived. For Christmas in , Calder presented his parents with two of his first sculptures, a tiny dog and duck cut from a brass sheet and bent into formation.
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Kickboxing career[ edit ] Patrick Smith first rose to fame in the US for his kickboxing prowess. In he entered the K-1 Grand Prix ’94 where he caused one of the biggest upsets in K-1 history by knocking out legendary karateka and future K-1 star Andy Hug with an uppercut after just 19 seconds of the first round in their quarterfinal match. Smith was unable to build on this success as he was soundly defeated by eventual champion Peter Aerts in the semifinals.
After the Hug victory, Smith’s K-1 career never took off. His last match in K-1 was against rising local star Musashi , a match he lost by KO, and he was released from his K-1 contract, finishing 1 and 4 with the organization. Despite little international success, Smith had more success at home, accumulating an overall kickboxing record by the time he retired in Art Davie , the promoter, placed advertisements in martial arts magazines and sent letters to anyone in any martial arts directory he could find to recruit competitors for the event.
YMMV Thankfully, some members of the crew aren’t this out of whack. This is the 75TH time! The Blazing Blade A character who has no idea where he’s going, and tends to get lost easily. And not just the regular kind of lost either.
South America. Olá, Hola. Carnival in Rio, Incas, Caribbean beaches, Tango There is so much here, too much. More or less it is easy to country-hop and visa free – it is just a huge area!
From a traveller perspective, South America splits into roughly three regions. The more developed Southern countries of Argentina, Uruguay and Chile; with their European feel, political stability and relatively high standards not to mention great wine and meat. Here you have the main concentration of travellers, drawn not only by the world famous sights, but also the significantly lower cost of travel certainly in Bolivia. And a more ‘authentic’ South American feeling with a great percentage of indigenous population highest in Bolivia and stereotypical scenery.
South America on the whole lacks difficult border crossings and visa headaches although Americas will occasionally run into hefty charges. Bus transport is easy to arrange and there is a very established trail of attractions often known as the ‘Gringo Trail’.
You can visit his blog at RooshV. Here are the spots I recommend you visit if all you want to do is get laid… 5. Casa da Matriz Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Brazil used to a be a popular place in the 80s and early 90s for American men to visit and get some easy loving from sexy women who were impressed with gringos.
Patrick Smith (born August 28, ) is an American kickboxer and mixed martial started his mixed martial arts career by participating in the first two Ultimate Fighting Championship events.. He is a 3rd degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do and also holds a black belt in Hapkido, American Kenpo, and Tang Soo , Smith was ranked No. 1 as a Super Heavyweight kickboxer in the.
However, over the days, I was finding out much more than a good professional, but also a man with a huge heart, a friend, an example for me. It was an experience that will not only make me a better dermatologist, but also a person of greater value. Thank you for being part of my walk, you are a motivation for me keep on fighting for my goals. Certainly, moments that we had together seeing patients, during our dinners, and at the meeting in Bologna will make part of my best memories.
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The credentials of a trichiatrist should include: Trichologist, Dermatotrichologist, or Trichiatrist? The clinic is run with Swiss efficiency and is beautifully equipped with state-of-the art facilities and excellent supporting staff. This is a serious mistake: With Professor Ralph M. Mabe Freitas Gouveia, M.
This band is bringing back a raw, back to the bones sound that a lot of groups go for but The Dead Daisies are looking to nail. At this point in time, we are looking to have a kick ass Rock ‘n’ Roll album in the can by spring It doesn’t get any better than Doug in my book. I am so happy that he is able and willing to step in and take over. I think that it will elevate the band to the next level. Thanks to everyone that has supported the Daisies over the last couple of years.
Called “The Marvelous City” for good reason, Rio de Janeiro will be one of the most magical cities you visit in your lifetime. With picture perfect scenery, excellent beaches, fun, beautiful people, and a temperate climate year round, you’ll ask yourself why you didn’t get here sooner.
Hover your mouse over each thumbnail to read the subject matter. The first image above is the listing image of a long expired n eBay item, of a print from the Mar. Neither of those vessels are detail listed yet on this site. The page was offered by vendor ‘prints all’, of Scotland, who surely must be commended for posting listing images of such an amazing quality.
I should add that these words were not solicited by ‘prints all’! Just written to recognise the quality of an eBay listing image, with no logos to destroy the visual impact of the print. Like many other names in these pages today, really just names. That require research – to the extent I can in fact do that.
The project was a hike-and-fly trip starting and ending in Ancona, Italy, crossing six European countries by travelling over km either by foot or paragliding. After shooting the first portraits and some hiking shots in the morning we started with the action shots. Taking photos of aerial-sports can be pretty hard if you are bound to the ground, especially if you want to include the scenery.
But how does a photographer get airborne? With a paragliding tandem which allows the photographer to fly together with a pilot.
The first image above is the listing image of a long expired n eBay item, of a print from the Mar. 1, issue of ‘The Engineer’. Showing the engines that were installed in two ships that were built, in , at the Oswald shipbuilding yard at Sunderland, specifically Bertha & r of those vessels are detail listed yet on this site.
If you meet a girl who wants your sex, simply show a cab driver the address and take her to the hotel. Mango Tree — clean Ipanema hostel in prime spot Hostelz. How much to bring? Yet if you tell a Brazilian that their country is twice as expensive as their neighbor Argentina, they will counter that their life is twice as good. After you study what I write about Brazilian girls on my blog, pick up a copy of How To Be A Carioca , a fun book that exposes you to the culture and also acts as a phrase book and dictionary to teach you slang words that will amuse the locals.
The last book I recommend is my book Bang duh. The Western game I teach translates very well for the many Brazilian girls who speak English you will notice English schools on every other block. I wish I could say the same for Argentine girls. How to mentally prepare? They key to success and happiness in Rio is approaching during the daytime on the beach and on the street. Catch them during the day and be a man about it and strike up conversation.
In Ipanema the place to be during the day is by Posto 9 next to the tall coconut tree. What if you fail? I also hear there are happy ending massage parlors but I did not notice them while I was there.