Martina voiced almost nothing to the media in her defense, beyond stating Judy’s lawsuit was based upon greed. Rather than struggle through the ugliness of courtroom recriminations, Judy and Martina reached an out of court settlement rumored to be $3.5 million. In 2010 Martina agreed another out of court settlement for a palimony claim from her lesbian partner of eight years Toni Layton whose claim and circumstances were similar to those of Judy..
Literature has an even longer history of fraught representations of Southeast Asians. His literary essay about touring the streets of Singapore in 1911 described the Chinese as industrious, the Malays as gullible and the Indians looking like dethroned rajas. Other examples abound from the proses of Rudyard Kipling and W Somerset Maugham, to name a few..
One of the maladies of corporate America has been the short term profit focus combined with excessive bonuses. Enron, WorldCom and Tyco were among the most highly publicized frauds that there denoted by conflicts of interest and incentive compensation practices. What isn’t self evident is the many family owned business from plumbing companies to various food manufacturers who take a long term view and have taken a long term of their profitability and the impact their corporation has upon society.
They’ll also play the Blues, while over in New York, the Red Bulls average 17,000. They all play in smaller ‘soccer specific stadiums’ rather than the NFL venues where United will play four of the five US games. One such smaller stadium will stage the MLS All Stars game in New York, while United’s final game is against Barca in Washington DC on July 30.The MLS wants to grow organically and for clubs to enjoy a permanent home, rather than see 15,000 crowds rattling around round an 80,000 seater venues best known for American football.Exceptions are made for pre season tours by the likes of United because the big crowds and ticket receipts justify the fees payable to the English champions.Pre season tours have become hugely profitable whereas the Reds’ vast support in Norway, for instance, is unlikely to see the first team play pre season friendlies like in the past because there isn’t a football stadium in Norway with a capacity of more than 25,000.United playing in the States is nothing new.
If Germany had beaten the Soviets, they would have been as uninvadable as Japan was, if not more so. A full strength German army, navy, and Luftwaffe would have been disastrous to go toe to toe with, especially if they wanted to land in Italy or France the way they did. Nuclear weapons would have been a major option, as it wouldn’t really matter how long producing more would take.