Only a small fraction of its 93,000 seats were close to the baseball diamond 2. Then Dodgers owner Walter O'Malley saw big dollars in having his team playing at the 100,000 seat Coliseum and he was rewarded.It could poorly accommodate a baseball diamond since it was built for football. Even though it proved the worst venue possible in terms of it's field dimensions, the LA fans voted with their feet. I think the main reason the NFL's (and to a lesser extent soccer and NASCAR) popularity has surged is that it hasn't shot itself in the foot like the other three "majors" have.The Christchurch Star The planned revamp of Jade Stadium for the 2011 Rugby World Cup is under way after the project estimated to cost million was unveiled yesterday.Vbase, which manages Jade Stadium for the city council, is confident million dollars can be funded privately leaving a likely million to be found from ratepayers and central government.
Combine that with the fact that most people are duped by talk radio psuedo-political history and don't want to hear any details and I have an irrelevant and useless degree. So I was searching for the game again tonight to see if it were available for sale outside of Ebay, and I discovered something peculiar: it was actually released last week as a download on Europe's 3DS Virtual Console service. Time Splitters 2 was awesome, but it is definitely the hardest FPS I've ever played. I beat it on Easy about 4 years back, but that was a cake walk. Oh, it's a great game, but the learning curve is pretty punishing.
Then, on top of that, we were driving three hours away to learn how to fight from a retired Navy Seal every two weeks and she was driving an hour away two to three days a week to finish her schooling. A bunch of student loans and some degrees, and about as much pay increase as we would have had with regular raises if such a thing exists today. I know its not nice to laugh at the poor and downtrodden but I guess Im just not a good person or maybe I have a perverse sense of humor.
I do think this makes us idiots, but the doors will supposedly start opening and since we now live in a matriarchal society we are on the right track. I beat it on Easy about 4 years back, but that was a cake walk.
And should ratepayers have to foot any of the bill?
Late last year when the revamp was first suggested The Star asked readers: Who Should Pay For Jade?