What defect makes it so hard for speakers to understand the effect of their own words? I ask following today’s visit from a window whiz who verbally leapt from flashing to sashes to sill stops and drip caps in numbing and discomfiting crescendo.
Yesterday, Michael Phelps unveiled the high-tech swimsuit he will wear at next year's London Olympics. Phelps reportedly strutted the catwalk in Manhattan to launch the latest range of skin-tight suits by the makers, Speedo.
Michael Phelps, the US swimmer, has been suspended for a three months, as photographs of him smoking cannabis appeared on various media. The swimmer recently won eight gold medals at the Beijing Olympics.
While Mike Phelps pleads forgiveness for marijuana, worse things can happen with drugs. Crooks on hard drugs can commit crimes. Toddlers can have addictive drugs in their clothing that eating might cause serious health problems.
Michael Phelps’ amazing performance at this year's Beijing Summer Olympics has many calling it the greatest Olympic performance in history. However the 2012 London Olympics will mark the centennial of the great performance Jim Thorpe gave in Stockholm.
When you bring home eight gold medals in a single Olympic season, you're pretty much guaranteed a golden ticket to wealth. U.S. swimmer Michael Phelps is already cashing in on his celebrity status with deals worth millions of dollars.
Michael Phelps, 23 year-old Olympic gold medalist that has broken records with 11 medals, tells the media of his secret to staying fit and trim. His 12,000 calorie, high carb diet and his five hours a day, six days a week training schedule.