You’re Not Seeing Things; Microsoft Brings 1st Office App to Linux

LET THE INVASION BEGIN!! Yesterday, Microsoft Teams was released in a public preview phase to the Linux operating system via native Linux packages in two formats: .deb and .rpm. The app doesn’t differ in the looks department compared to it Windows and macOS brethren, and the goal of this release to for Microsoft to further push Teams as a bridge for the implementation of other Office apps (i.e. Word, et al) and teamwork that supports the mixed environments that are reliant on the Linux platform. But let’s be real here: Microsoft is releasing Teams on Linux to go after Slack on another front.

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!BANG! Wrestling presents the HIGHEST DROPKICK EVER*!

Shawn Spears executing a standing dropkick on Pepper Parks.

First off: !BANG! is a pro wrestling promotion owned by wrestling legend Dory Funk, Jr., who also runs the Funking Conservatory, a full-service pro wrestling school. The school and promotion offer a three-step, three-week program for aspiring wrestlers of any and all skill levels, offering students the chance to work in front of a live crowd and even to become a star on the !BANG! TV show.

Second: a dropkick maneuver, invented by wrestler Abe Coleman, is defined as an attack where the wrestler jumps up and kicks the opponent with the soles of both feet, with the standing dropkick (the hardest to pull off) requires great leg strength for proper elevation for the wrestler to catch the standing or running opponent with a dropkick from a standing position. In order to be pulled off effectively, it requires great leg strength to gain elevation.

Now with that knowledge, imagine a video of the HIGHEST DROPKICK EVER (or, at least on the internet…and it’s not from this picture)!   Continue reading “!BANG! Wrestling presents the HIGHEST DROPKICK EVER*!”