This essay examines how the photographs of Fielder in Body 2014 challenge dominant media narratives in sport and how the audience received and reacted to the images of Fielder.In October 2009, ESPN The Magazine launched its first special edition magazine titled The Body Issue (rebranded as simply Body as of the 2014 edition) in which athletes are featured partially nude or completely nude in order to celebrate the spectrum of athletic forms present in different types of sport. While all of the still images presented in the special editions are candidates for a textual analysis, this presentation focuses on the most recent Body issue in which Major League Baseball player Prince Fielder graces one of the six alternative magazine covers and is featured inside the magazine. The photographs of Fielder challenge dominant media narratives regarding “grotesque” identities (fat, tattooed, etc.
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In other comedy news, hot twoppic of the day is Conan O’Brien, who announced that he will begin a 30 city comedy tour starting April 12th in Eugene, Ore. The title ? “Legally Prohibited from Being Funny on Television Tour,” referring to his settlement with NBC, which stipulates that he cannot appear on television again until after Sept. 1st.
As I solemnly stroll the grounds, making careful note to avoid stepping on the faces of any dead people (I’m not superstitious. But I’m not stupid, either), my trusty Ghost Tracker EMF EVP Recorder ($2.99 in the app store) remains silent. Tombstones that one would naturally assume are wicked haunted elicit nary a tick, boop, or squeak.
“Centrists are not a dying breed, but they need to be nurtured, just like any endangered species,” says former Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D) of Maryland, who lauds her friend’s ability to pull people together. “The new wave of politics that’s coming really demands that people start ending the gridlock, the deadlock, and obnoxious behavior.”.
The Solar Dynamics Observatory captured this view as the Sun let loose with its biggest solar flare of the year so far. It’s not a real big one a mid level flare classified as an M6.5 but an associated coronal mass ejection is heading towards Earth and could spur some nice auroae by this weekend. The NOAA Space Prediction Center forecasts this event to cause moderate (G2) Geomagnetic Storm activity, and predicts geomagnetic activity to start in the mid to latter part (UTC) of April 13.