Articles for tag: Martial Arts Training, Sambo

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Mixed Martial Arts Training in Philadelphia

Martial arts training is great for the body, mind, and spirit. It is a very intense physical workout, and also a way to de-stress and open your mind. If you are looking for a studio to practice mixed martial arts in Philadelphia, I have provided a list below where you can go to do this. ...

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Elegant Orchid Centerpieces for Unique Floral Arrangements

When luxury is the only option these three tropical arrangements have been designed as exotic and unique centerpieces. You can use them as inspirational springboards for your own interpretation and create similar styles with your favorite local flowers. Look up the following species for a surprise introduction to the floral paradise of Orchids from around ...

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An Apology for Little Black Sambo

I have a confession to make. My oldest daughter’s favorite book, when she was two, was “Little Black Sambo,” by Helen Bannerman. Initially, I had no idea some people found it racist and offensive, but even when I found out, I didn’t stop reading it. Sambo is one of my favorite children in literature. It ...

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Popular Names for Boy Dogs

Move over Rover, pet owners in the United States have broadened their choices for favorite male dog name, and Rover no longer tops the list. So who is the pick of the pack now? Who’s the head hound? There are no set rules for naming your dog, but we’ll look at the names that are ...

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Dancing Dolls on Strings: A Look at Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison

The modern novel Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison defines Black America’s struggles for equality during the mid twentieth century. The main protagonist takes the form of an unnamed Southern black man who discovers his true self as the novel progresses. Several symbols emerge throughout the book and are repeated often to remind the narrator of ...

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Herge’s ‘Tintin’ Children’s Book Declared Not Racist

“The Adventures of Tintin,” a Belgian children’s graphic novel and cartoon series by Herge (nom-de-plume of Georges Remi), is finding popularity with U.S. film-going families as an animated feature. However, fans of Tintin were in danger of losing one book of the series, “Tintin in the Congo,” which came under threat of banning for inciting ...

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Best Martial Arts to Use for MMA and the UFC

When the UFC was in its early stages, the main goal of the MMA organization was to figure out which style was the best. The matchups of martial artists such as boxers and wrestlers and kickboxers made for a lot of intrigue back then as most guys weren’t very well-rounded, so we got to see ...

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Invisible Man Character Analysis

In the book Invisible Man there is more to the characters then the surface level and the characters change during the course of this book in different ways. Some characters rise in power and influence while others fall into a pit of black. Some remain blind while others open their eyes and see the truth. ...