It's spring training time in Florida and the Minnesota Twins are trying to put together a team to make a comeback after a dismal season a year ago. During one exhibition game, shortstop Jorge Polanco made a tag on Boston's Justin Pedroia — who was out trying to steal second.
Using a lot of expression is the main ingredient to creating a well-delivered speech. Minneota's Zoe DeBoer made a presentation to the Minneota School Board last week and she put a lot into it. The Minneota speech team has been having a banner season this year and they wanted to give the school board a taste of their performances.
Concerts are events whereby you perform as a team to get the desired effect. Minneota percussionist Zach VanKeulen is one of those of waits for just the right moment, then lets the cymbals clang together for the proper effect. However, part of the performance is getting the tongue in just the right position before he lets it go.
Nature is a strange thing. Sometimes beautiful ... sometimes not so ... yet usually interesting.,
This Pelican seemed to be eyeing the photographer as he flew straight at him. It was one of those once-in-lifetime angles that created a special bond between photographer and subject.