Part of it, I believe, is that Puckett played in two World Series, which voters gave some weight to. Puckett also had an engaging personality everyone liked Mattingly but Puckett was a gregarious sort. And I also think the timing of their eligibility helped Puckett and hurt Mattingly.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileDoctors Without Borders, an emergency medical relief organization, said it has treated 16,500 people with suspected cholera symptoms in Haiti since late October.”Both the short term and long term forecasts indicate that this situation will get worse, possibly far worse, before it gets better,” said Stefano Zannini, head of the Doctors Without Borders mission in Haiti.Meanwhile, officials in neighbouring Dominican Republic said Tuesday that the first case of cholera had been detected in the country. Public Health Minister Bautista Rojas said a Haitian worker who lives in the Dominican Republic had a confirmed case of cholera.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests.
Topics also on the horizon include the efficacy of compression sleeves. Do they work, or not? Short answer: I don’t know. I have, however, become completely dependent on CEP compression calf sleeves. BSNL or Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited has announced a telecom tariff plan priced at Rs 144, called Patanjali BSNL 144 for Patanjali SIM users. The plan will be used with the SIM card the state run telecom company has launched in partnership with yoga guru Ramdev’s Patanjali Ayurved. Priced at Rs 144, the plan will come with benefits such as 60 GBs of mobile data and free voice calls for 30 days, BSNL said on microblogging site Twitter.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileResearchers at Northwestern University have been working to better understand the human brain, and have been tracing brain patterns involved with solving puzzles, the . The research specifically looked at the effect of watching a comedy routine before attempting to solve a word puzzle.The study found that students, after watching a standup comedy routine, were more likely to solve word puzzles with sudden insight.”What we think is happening is that the humour, this positive mood, is lowering the brain’s threshold for detecting weaker or more remote connections,” said Mark Beeman, a neuroscientist who conducted the study.Are you a puzzle addict? Take our survey, and let us know in the comments section below what you do to keep your mind sharp.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests.