Day: March 5, 2019

Jones covets Lesnar fight, but plans future at light heavy

Jon Jones, right, fights Anthony Smith in a light heavyweight mixed martial arts title bout at UFC 235, Saturday, March 2, 2019, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Jon Jones celebrates after his win against Anthony Smith in a light heavyweight mixed martial arts title bout at UFC 235, Saturday, March 2, 2019, in Las Vegas.
Read Full Article “Jones covets Lesnar fight, but plans future at light heavy”

Dr Zimmerman’s Tuesday Tip — The Life-Sucking Danger of an Entitlement Attitude

It was Friday, January 20, 1961, and President John F. Kennedy spoke some of the greatest words ever spoken by any President … or any human being … for that matter. He said, “Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.”

If only we had listened, we wouldn’t be in the mess we’re in today.… Read Full Article “Dr Zimmerman’s Tuesday Tip — The Life-Sucking Danger of an Entitlement Attitude”

Xi firmly in charge as China turns to legislative season

Chinese President Xi Jinping leaves after the opening session of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference in Beijing’s Great Hall of the People, Sunday, March 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

By Christopher Bodeen (Associated Press)

BEIJING (AP) — A year since effectively making himself China’s leader for life, Xi Jinping appears firmly in charge, despite a slowing economy, a trade war with the United States and rumbles of discontent over his concentration of power.… Read Full Article “Xi firmly in charge as China turns to legislative season”

Dana White wants Ben Askren vs. Robbie Lawler 2 after ‘bad stoppage’ at UFC 235

Ben Askren vs Robbie Lawler

by Damon Martin (MMA Weekly)

Ben Askren has his first UFC win but after a controversial end to his fight against Robbie Lawler on Saturday night he might be staring at a rematch.

The fight ended after a wild opening round that saw Lawler turn the tables on Askren by hoisting him in the air and then dropping the 2008 Olympian on his head during the opening exchange.… Read Full Article “Dana White wants Ben Askren vs. Robbie Lawler 2 after ‘bad stoppage’ at UFC 235”

Who is the mysterious woman lurking in the background of Trump and Kim’s summit pics?

Kim Jong-un’s sister was spotted in various photos during the Hanoi summit with Donald Trump

by Andy Wells, Freelance Writer (Yahoo News UK)

The summit between Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump ended abruptlythis morning and the main talking point to come from it is not what the men spoke about.… Read Full Article “Who is the mysterious woman lurking in the background of Trump and Kim’s summit pics?”

Tesla ‘much bigger’ than Elon Musk and is doing things others can only dream of, analyst says

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Elon Musk

by Ryan Browne (CNBC)

  • Jefferies analyst Philippe Houchois says Tesla has become “much bigger” than Chief Executive Elon Musk.
  • He says Tesla is doing things “that other carmakers are only just thinking about or dreaming about.”
  • Houchois hopes Tesla will grow profitably and destress its balance sheet, “and from that it can grow again.”

There’s more to Tesla TSLA than its billionaire boss, according to one analyst.… Read Full Article “Tesla ‘much bigger’ than Elon Musk and is doing things others can only dream of, analyst says”