At the end of Old Jake Brown Road sits a group of small, one family houses that were obviously abandoned in a great hurry. The homes were probably inhabited by employees of NIKE, since a locked fence at the back of the tiny community leads to the old missile base that was deserted in the early 1970 What no one knows is why the base and it surrounding homes were deserted so quickly. If you go inside any of the houses, you will find furniture in every room, family photos still in frames and nailed to the walls, trash cans that were never emptied, rotting food in the cupboards, and stacks of newspapers from the 1970 in the attic..

Or position change.Unlike many local sports stores, this one makes sure Redskins items are front and center, from a huge rack of RGIII jerseys to this image of Orakpo next to more Skins merchandise.Plus, there’s a table of special Skins themed apparel.Doc Walker was there on Thursday, and he was especially happy with these “HOGS” shirts.Of course, there’s also a separate display of Ravens gear, which seems sort of pointless. Unless lots of Baltimore fans hang out in Georgetown. Which I don’t think happens.A salute to Georgetown’s track program? Sure, why not.The third floor performance shoe area has famous footprints from a whole bunch of the biggest Nike superstars; this store also pays homage to Jeff Green and Roy Hibbert, which is pretty nifty..

Of 35 expert prognostications on the 247sports Crystal Ball, 34 have predicted Ivey will select Florida as his school of choice. He says, however, not so fast. Ivey’s decision could come down to a mutual choice with teammate fullback Chandler Cox. However, there is little scientific literature about the advantages or disadvantages of such practice to support decision makers. We report the results of an internationally promoted survey to assess perceptions of dogs in the workplace, promoted through a “Take your dog to work” initiative. Responses to four open ended questions were analyzed for themes across 776 participants.

Velcro got a huge image boost from NASA in the early 1960s when Apollo astronauts used it to secure pens, food packets and equipment they didn’t want floating away. Hospitals affixed Velcro to everything from blood pressure gauges (it’s on the band that nurses strap to your arm) to patient gowns. It showed up in cars (underneath floor mats) home decor (as fasteners for slipcovers and drapes), even on airplanes (seat cushions used as flotation devices).

A couple games should be placed throughout the night with prizes for the winner. A trivia game can be played with the question being about the guest of honor or general trivia questions. The participants can be divided into teams and the team with the most correct answers wins the prize.