BEIJING — China may ban Facebook, but not its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg. The young billionaire delighted an audience of students at a prestigious Beijing university this week with a 30-minute chat in his recently learned Mandarin Chinese.
The Journal Record on bias (Oct. 20):
Earlier this month, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to take up several cases about same-sex marriage. The justices let stand rulings that say states have no basis to deny marriage to gay couples.
Anyone who has followed the debate could predict what opponents would say in response. Mary Fallin’s statement was typical:
No opponent has been a thorn in the side of the West Las Vegas volleyball program quite like Pojoaque Valley has.
Seemingly every time the Lady Dons have assembled a potent lineup with legitimate state title aspirations and potential, the district rival Elkettes have held the trump card.
Pojoaque has been just plain tough for everyone to handle, winning a string of district championships and multiple state titles — including the last five in a row, dating to 2009.
Led by an inspired defensive effort, West Las Vegas Middle School staged an 18-0 upset of Memorial Middle School on Wednesday evening at Cardinal Stadium.
The WLV side, coached by Shawn Tapia, led by 12-0 at halftime after enduring a turnover-laced opening from both squads. The first touchdown run came early in the second quarter, and the next put an exclamation mark on the first half.