"I just bought my first pair of running shoes (excluding some trail shoes I bought a couple years back with no intent of trail running in them), some basic Reebok shoes. They only had a couple styles of running shoes in my size when we went to…"
"I admit I'm a rank amateur, but I am making significant gains.
For the last year I've been using minimal shoes, ranging from "aqua socks" to test the concept, to some of the toe shoes. My latest pair is the Fila…"
"I currently alternate between 2 pairs as I'm doing quite a bit of mileage at the moment: ASICS GT 2170 and New Balance M860SB2. Like both of them although I find the 2170s have more cushioning. Don't know about ALTRA zero drop shoes…"
"I went to a Korean spa yesterday. Felt so good to ring in the new year with a naked spa day. i just sat in steam, sauna, jacuzzis for a few hours. then i took a nap in the dark room and woke up so refreshed.
Hey guys, I am running more 5ks, 10ks and mud runs now and I would love to hear what shoes you all use for running. I am currently using ASICS Gel 3030. I like them, but I'm not sure I LOVE them.has anyone used the ALTRA zero drop shoes? I like the concept, but I want to hear from a real person before buying those. See More
Im thinking of planning a fall camping trip out here in the west, before it gets too crazy cold. i figure we have til mid to late October. Is anyone interested in traveling west for a long weekend of manly camping? CA, AZ, NV, UT? See More
CrossFit is one of the most amazing things that has ever happened to me. You will never ever ever get bored doing CrossFit. You may repeat the same workout once in an entire year. It stretches you physically and mentally. It pushes you farther than you ever though you were ever capable. It has changed my life. Do it. Love it. Live it.
"Alot of things decide sentence severity. One of those is previous record.
I could be wrong but my understanding of most of the statistics only include severity of the single crime, not previous offenses."
"and so there is a good argument to be made that the differences in sentences were motivated by racial animus, rather than a desire to punish trafficking in more dangerous substances more severely.
My instincts would be that the differences in…"
"There is documented evidence that, for otherwise identical crimes, whites routinely receive a significantly lighter sentence than people of color. So, yes, it does appear that a racial bias does exist.
Whether this is an institutional…"
"It's definitely the case that most people, and most blacks, in prison are there for non-violent crimes. It's also definitely the case that different forms of cocaine are treated differently by the sentencing statutes. It is my…"
"Unless you think blacks are locked up for usually victimless, definitely non-violent, crimes, and that the sentencing provisions either explicitly or implicitly discriminate on the basis of race through meaningless distinctions regarding…"