That shouldn’t be used as a reason to not strive to live a healthier life or be more active. Yes, people should not be shamed if they are overweight but we should also encourage healthy behavior at the same time. Life is much more enjoyable now, and especially as you age, if you maintain a decent level of fitness.
He was also by all accounts a pretty nice guy. I’m portuguese and my facebook feed was flooded with posts about him this morning. His best Dakar anecdote is perhaps the time when he sank into a muddy river right after Cyril Despres and not only did he successfully warn other racers to avoid the mud, he also helped… Read more
Gonc was beloved by the Dakar community. Just a few stages ago he swapped out his entire engine, by himself, in the middle of the desert and continued on. A truck dropped off the engine and some tools and he just went to work. Amazing. Today, Red Bull TV, in a very classy move, did not engage in full coverage of the… Read more
I mean, relatively, sure, but I get 37 miles to the gallon, on average, from my hatchback. SUVs aren’t exactly hitting that mark with ease, unless they start going PHEV.
The fact that the US did not exploit our nuclear advantage when we were the only country who had it is arguably the most amazing break from human nature in history EVER. Read the new Dan Carlin book - it’ll open your eyes to humanity and this issue.
I think you have been fed a severely distorted brand of history and it causes you to ask questions that are just plain silly to people aware of the real history of the 20th century.
Hrm...no. The US has actually shown a 75 year track record of not using it’s most powerful weapons. Does anyone really believe Iran or NK would do the same?