Meanwhile, home favourite Plushenko, 31, delivered a faultless display, managing a quad-triple combination jump that had the other competitors applauding along with the Iceberg crowd.“I’m so happy,” said the three-time Olympic medallist.“It can be difficult to skate in my homeland, but sometimes it helps.” Three-time world champion Patrick Chan (CAN) finished third in the men’s section of the competition.Later in the day, reigning pairs world champions Tatiana Volosozar and Maxim Trankov (RUS) were in stunning form, enthralling the fans with a brilliant short programme, ahead of Megan Duhamel/Eric Radford (CAN) and Peng Cheng/Zhang Hao (CHN). NYC “Not Your Mother’s Rules” 2-hour-plus CD and DVD are available now! Or order both for only 5 plus shipping ( US and overseas). ” E-mail us at [email protected] place your order by credit card or Paypal today!
Under Stalin, the Soviet Union was transformed from a peasant society into an industrial and military superpower.Joseph Stalin was born Josef Vissarionovich Djugashvili on December 18, 1878, or December 6, 1878, according to the Old Style Julian calendar (although he later invented a new birth date for himself: December 21, 1879), in the small town of Gori, Georgia, then part of the Russian empire.When he was in his 30s, he took the name Stalin, from the Russian for “man of steel.” In 1925, the Russian city of Tsaritsyn was renamed Stalingrad.To support himself, he works in his family's hotel, the ... Story follows his fall into gang-banging, his prison term, and his work writing children's ...See full summary » Redemption tells the story of Stan "Tookie" Williams, founder of the Crips L. See full summary » Harper's autobiographical novel is almost out, his girlfriend Robin desires commitment, and he's best man at the wedding of Lance, a pro athlete.