Jensen said his “SAFE” method slices up the field more finely into a grid of 4 by 4 foot squares than other fielding analyses, making it easier to discern smaller differences among players. But it has limitations: It assumes that players at each position start each play at the identical spot, ignoring defensive shifts for batters like David Ortiz and the fact that some players or their managers make wiser decisions than others about positioning. The system also does not take into account throwing ability, and differences among ballparks..
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What’s behind the narrowing of the gap? The whole shift has come among people who do not initially identify with one of the two major parties. Some are stubbornly independent, but many of these people lean toward one party or another. Over the past few years, more of these leaners have tilted toward the Democrats than toward the Republicans.
Perhaps it is only natural that McCain would pick a woman like Sarah Palin, who has opposed every single woman’s issue, as his Vice Presidential nominee. Palin is anti choice but demands the right to privacy and choice for her family. The pregnancy of her underage daughter is a legitimate issue when she is against sex education in public schools and when the McCain Palin ticket falsely accuses Senator Obama of promoting sex education for kindergartners! As Mayor, she forced victims of rape to pay for their state medical examination and is against abortion even in the case of rape or incest.
The theme of this year’s World Food Day, “Agricultural Cooperatives: Key to Feeding the World”, draws inspiration from the observance of the International Year of Cooperatives (2012). Agricultural cooperatives play a vital role in improving food and nutrition security. Owned by their members, they can generate employment, alleviate poverty, and empower poor and marginalized groups in rural areas, especially women, to drive their own destinies.
The notions of self sufficiency and self reliance have long been hallmarks of conservative thinking in Iran. Since the 1980s, a central tenet of the hard liners’ foreign policy perspective has been that Iran’s revolution is a remarkable historical achievement that the United States can’t accept or accommodate. Western powers will always conspire against an Islamic state that they cannot control, this thinking goes, and the only way Iran can secure its independence and achieve its national objectives is to lessen its reliance on its principal export commodity.