No one could have predicted the tremendous success that Michael Phelps would achieve when he made his first Olympic debut at the young age of 15 in Sydney, Australia in 2000. He finished fifth in his only event, the 200m butterfly.
Facebook has gone through another round of appearance changes – call them "facelifts" if you want – bringing with them the now-traditional flurry of complaints about the changes. While many have complained about usability issues, most of the gripes seem focused on privacy concerns.
Twenty cigarettes corking your mouth,
Chapping your lips,
Peeling your skin back until
It hangs like old drywall,
Curled and coated in smoke,
A cough and they splinter free,
And you fall to the floor to pick up every last one,
Trembling fingers holding trembling tobacco
And the butt is between your lips and the lighter smells like gasoline
And black is blown back a brilliant orange
And it's lit—