Are you short of bro's, dude's and friends? Fret no more comrade, Mac Miller is here to the rescue. The loveable, 21-year old rapper from Pittsburgh is just plain likeable. He's like that goofy cousin at the family Christmas party who drinks all f Uncle Rick's whisky and pukes on the honey-baked ham. At the end, no one gets mad because, well, it's just Mac.
Is it coincidental that Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Bill Joy and a myriad of other multi-millionaires were all born within a span of 3 years? Malcolm Gladwell, the author of Outliers, suspects that there is more behind this occurrence than just a simple coincidence. He asserts that there is no such thing as a self-made man and that success does not come from natural talent, rather it comes from extraordinary opportunities and hidden advantages. In Outliers, Gladwell attempts to debunk the myth that people are successful all because of themselves, However, Malcolm Gladwell recognizes that success is intangible without ardor and hard work. He synthesizes a coherent set of logical arguments, by discussing the advantages of birth dates, stating the
Bryan Johnson: a son, a brother, a uncle, a friend, a lover, a athlete and outdoor enthusiast. Bryan Johnson is a man with many hats, depending on the day you may see several of these. When he is not working, Bryan loves to be in the outdoors or spend time with his family. Bryan is tough as nails, however, on the inside he is softer then cotton candy.
Football is one of America’s greatest sports, but on December 1, 2016 Joe McKnight was at an intersection when one man shot him and killed him. Witness say that the shooter said “I told you not to f*** with me.” This was shooting that made people very unhappy. Fans were devastated. Teams and teammates were on social media talking about this tragic event.
Neil Johnson is a singer-songwriter from the northwestern, United States. Raised up from a family of traveling musicians, Neil has developed a passion for the pickup gig, the "show up and blow doors" mentality, the "where did this guy come from?!" league. It's gotten him into trouble and it's gotten him into the hearts of many who have had the pleasure of watching his performance.
The Cardiff Giant was a 10-foot tall man made of wood. George Hull decided to hire people to cut a 10-foot block of wood. After that, he hired a stonecutter to carve the wood into the shape of a 10-foot man and made the stonecutter swear to keep quite. The stonecutter also added chemicals to make it look aged. Hull then hired two men to dig a well; he was really paying them to dig up his hoax of a 10-foot tall man but they were not aware. The hoax ended when P.T. Barnum created a replica of the giant and put it on display as the original.
Joe Marcus Johnson is a professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets and He now plays for the Miami Heat. Johnson averaged 16.3 points per game, third best on a team that entered the National Basketball Association (NBA) playoffs seeded fourth in the Eastern Conference. He is one of the best NBA players from Arkansas (Joe Johnson (basketball).
What is an athlete? An athlete is someone who strives for first place and works hard to get there. There has been many controversies over whether or not NASCAR drivers are considered athletes or not. However, NASCAR drivers are considered athletes. Take five time championship winner Jimmy Johnson for example. Jimmy Johnson is an athlete because he practices as often as he can and he participates in a highly competitive and challenging sport.
Marty McVey has begun as a bit of an outlier in this mayoral race. At 41-years-old, he is the youngest candidate, he is single and he is one of the few that hasn’t yet been an elected official.
The next morning a young boy woke up startled by his mother shaking him and telling him to get up. She said they were leaving and Ben didn’t know why they were leaving, but he trusted his mother. He got up and followed his parents to where everyone else was standing. Ben wondered why everyone was wanting to leave. He thought about all the fun times he had had there with all of his friends. Running around, playing tag, and swimming
It has been 20 years since Marc Johnston, my guardian, graduated from college. When he looks back at all the things that he has been through since he moved out of his parents’ house, his life has never been the same. He had to learn and struggle like an infant once again because he never learned how to be independent. However, this time, he doesn’t have his parents to bail him out like he did before. Marc realized he had to put some big boy’s pants on.
Shawn Johnson is famous for her outstanding performance in the Olympic gymnastics games. Twenty-four year old gymnasts Shawn Johnson was born on January 19, 1992 in Des Moines, Iowa. Shawn Johnson attended the Olympics at age 16 and won a gold medal in the balance beam event for the U.S.A. Shawn Johnson participated on the show Dancing with the Stars with her partner Mark Ballas. Shawn Johnson is an influential person because she was born in Iowa, went to the Olympics in 2008, and won a gold medal on the balance beam in the U.S Olympics.
Mike Fitzpatrick, born on June 28, 1963 in Bucks County, PA, has been leading a successful life ever since his high school graduation. With an academic scholarship in tow, Fitzpatrick graduated from Bishop Egan High School, now Conwell-Egan Catholic High School, and headed for the sunny state of Florida to attend college there. After receiving his bachelor’s degree, he returned to Pennsylvania to attend law school at Penn State’s Dickinson School of Law. During his time in law school, Mike demonstrated his leadership abilities by acting as the Business Manager of the Dickinson Journal of International Law.
Matthew Morris, better known as MattyB, is a fourteen-year-old child artist who has reimagined what a kid can do. His music career began at the age of seven, when he went to his dad and cousin and asked if they would record him rapping (MattyB and Thrasher). After some hesitation, his parents let him. Little did they know, MattyB would become an instant hit, collecting millions of views, and gaining popularity every year. Matthew never dreamed he would become the celebrity he is today. MattyB is a child artist that should be looked at because of his celebrity career, personal life, and social media.
Destitute, rejected, and alone Robert Johnson seems to be in complete despair when singing “Crossroad Blues.” Robert is acknowledged as “The King of Delta Blues.” Born in Mississippi and known as a dirt poor African-American boy. (Robert Johnson Blues Foundation) he was recognized for his great lyrics, guitar playing and upmost contribution to artists. Robert’s songs and lyrics still live on today in artists such as; The Rolling Stones, that recorded “Love in Vain” and Stop Breaking Down, Cream, who recorded “Cross Road Blue” (renamed Crossroad), Fleetwoord Mac who recorded “Hellhound on my Trail.” (Charlton 7) Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton and the Allman Brothers, also great entertainers, recorded his songs (Robert Johnson Blues Foundation).