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Charles Barkley … Black People Don’t Play Beer Pong!

Charles Barkley

Black People Don’t Play Beer Pong!!!!

11/19/2013 6:27 AM PST

Michael Jordan‘s blackness should have prevented him from playing beer bong at a hotel in Florida earlier this month … so says Charles Barkley.

First off, Barkley rules — this guy is awesome.

Sir Charles was leaving La Vecchia Cucina in Santa Monica last night — where he spent his Monday evening watching basketball — when we brought up MJ’s beer pong match at the Ritz in Florida. Check out the exchange:

Charles: “Black people don’t play beer pong.”
Pap: “Jordan did!”
Charles: “That don’t make it right!”

Read more: http://www.tmz.com/2013/11/19/charles-barkley-beer-pong-black-people-blake-griffin/#ixzz2laWRdknY


Coffee vs. beer: which drink makes you more creative?

I didn’t know what I was going to write about today.


Coffee (Photo credit: @Doug88888)


When this happens, normally I grab a coffee to help get the ideas flowing, but for the last few days in Montreal, no one’s been allowed to drink the water due to a bacteria leakage, which also means, no coffee.


So instead, I grabbed the next best thing to help me get going – a beer.


This got me wondering about coffee and beer and which one would actually help me be more creative and get work done. Hopefully, this will help you decide when it’s best to have that triple shot espresso or ice cold brew.


What is creativity really?


From a scientific perspective, creativity is your ability to think of something original from connections made between pre-existing ideas in your brain.


These connections are controlled by neurotransmitters like adenosine, which alerts your brain when you’re running out of energy and reacts by slowing down the connections made between neurons by binding to adenosine receptors.




read more:  https://medium.com/on-startups/f7fcb3b786b1