Early February is turning to mid February, the start of spring training is less than a week away, and the Harper sweepstakes crowned as “Harper’s bazaar” way back in the innocent month of November has become, well, just bizarre. The teams interested in the 26 year old, based on media reports and people with knowledge of the situation, look to be the Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago White Sox, Washington Nationals, San Diego Padres and the Giants, as of this week. The Padres reportedly met with Harper in Las Vegas last week, and they have baseball’s best farm system and a lot of money to spend.

(incl. Anime News Nina!, ANNtv, ANNCast, Answerman, Astro Toy, Brain Diving, Buried Treasure, Chicks On Anime, Crashing Japan, The Dub Track, The Edit List, Epic Threads, From The Gallery, Hai Fidelity, House of 1000 Manga, Ima Kore Ga Hoshiin Da, Old School, Pile of Shame, RIGHT TURN ONLY!!, Shelf Life, Sound Decision, Sub Culture, Super Plastic, Tales Of The Industry, Tankobon Tower, The Click, The Gallery, The List, The Mike Toole Show, The Set List, The Stream, The X Button, This Week in Anime, Vice Luna)The Twitter account for the Kadokawa Bunko novel imprint revealed on Wednesday that Nahoko Uehashi’s (Moribito, The Beast Player Erin) Shika no (The Deer King) fantasy novel series has an anime project in the works.Kadokawa originally published the novels in two volumes simultaneously in September 2014, and then rereleased the series in four volumes in June and July 2017. The novels have more than 1.5 million copies in print.The novels center on Van, the head of a group of soldiers who expected to die fighting for their lands against a large empire looking to incorporate their home into its kingdom.

They fixed the plumbing and rewired the electricity. They gave away most of their belongings to the kids “like we died and executed the will,” he said. They decorated the walls of the mobile home with memories of a different life: photos of Lonnie in his old New Jersey police officer uniform, or in Germany for a manufacturing job that paid $25 an hour, or on vacation in their old pop up camper..

“Running is the most accessible, and the cheapest, organised sport,” says Roger Robinson, a former world class runner who is the sport’s leading historian. After all, the only real piece of equipment most runners find indispensable are good shoes. Despite the common view, there is no need for runners to have a special diet; the best diet for runners is the best diet for anyone interested in health, with lots of whole grains and fresh produce, and minimal processed foods.