Daily Archives: May 15, 2022

Swiatek equals Serena with 27-match win streak

Not since Serena Williams seven years ago has another woman had such a hot streak in tennis.Top-ranked Iga Swiatek routed Aryna Sabalenka 6-2, 6-1 on Saturday to extend her winning streak to 27 matches and reach the Italian Open final.Williams won the same number of consecutive matches over 2014 and 2015. The all-time longest streak…

What is pool toe? Check it out | pool toe

Pool toes is a friction-related dermatitis caused by the repetitive contact of the toes–alone or with the remainder of the plantar foot–with the rough cement on the bottom of the pool. How do you treat pool blisters? These include:Wash the blister, the area around it, and your hands with warm water and soap.Use an absorbent… Read More »

Panthers snap playoff series hex as Caps rue exit

One NHL playoff streak ended while another one just kept right on going.Florida snapped its 26-year playoff series drought with a 4-3 overtime victory over the Washington Capitals in Game 6 Friday night. The Panthers hadn’t won a playoff series since 1996, when they appeared in a Stanley Cup Final.”[That series win] was a long…

Padres sign veteran Cano to add spark to offense

Veteran infielder Robinson Cano has signed with the San Diego Padres, it was announced Friday.The New York Mets released the 39-year-old Cano on Sunday after designating him for assignment a week earlier. He was not in the Padres’ lineup for Friday’s 11-6 win over the Atlanta Braves.The Padres plan to use Cano, 39, as a…

21 injured in three shootings near Bucks arena

May 14, 2022Jamal CollierESPN MILWAUKEE — Twenty-one people were injured in three separate shootings in downtown Milwaukee near an entertainment district where thousands had been watching the Bucks lose to the Boston Celtics in Game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference semifinals, authorities said.Three people were shot near the Deer District outside Fiserv Forum toward…

Netflix tells ‘woke’ workers to quit if they are offended: ‘culture’ memo

They’re putting wokeworkers to bed.  In light of internal dissension triggered by productions like Dave Chappelle’s controversial stand-up special, Netflix has reportedly issued a memo to its disgruntled staffers, underscoring that the streaming behemoth values the “artistic expression” of its content creators over each employee’s personal thoughts, beliefs and lifestyles.  And any worker who doesn’t… Read More »