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Captain Underpants

Captain Underpants is an illustrated children's novel series by American author and illustrator Dav Pilkey. The series revolves around two fourth-graders, George Beard and Harold Hutchins, living in Piqua and Captain Underpants, an aptly named superhero from one of the boys' homemade comic books, who accidentally becomes real when George and Harold hypnotize their ill-tempered principal, Mr. Krupp. Soon after, Mr. Krupp gains superpowers by drinking alien juices in the third book; the series includes 12 books, two activity books, 11 spin-offs, won a Disney Adventures Kids' Choice Award on April 4, 2006. As of 2014, the series has been translated into more than 20 languages, with more than 80 million books sold worldwide, including over 50 million in the United States. DreamWorks Animation acquired rights to the series to make an animated feature film adaptation, released on June 2, 2017 to positive reviews. After the main series concluded with the twelfth novel, Captain Underpants and the Sensational Saga of Sir Stinks-A-Lot, in 2015, a spin-off series titled Dog Man was released the following year.

This spin-off series has eight books so far. George Robert Beard and Harold Michael Hutchins – Two fourth-grade pranksters, who are best friends and next-door neighbors and the main protagonists of the series, they started a comic book company called "Treehouse Comix, Inc.", every so at school they sneak to the secretary's office to make copies of their latest comic book and sell them on the playground for 50 cents. They are the class clowns in 4th grade at Jerome Horwitz Elementary School, a school which discourages imagination and fun, located in Piqua, Ohio, they get in trouble and serious events with Mr. Krupp. George in particular is described as intelligent for his age, to the point where he could have skipped a grade at will, only causes trouble at school because he finds school boring. Harold's birthday is March 6, George's is July 11. George's future wife is named Lisa. George's parents are named Barbara, while Harold's mother is named Grace. In the adaptations, their personalities are unchanged, but they now only prank to entertain their schoolmates and treat Captain Underpants more as a friend than a last resort.

In the film, they are voiced by Kevin Hart and Thomas Middleditch and by Ramone Hamilton and Jay Gragnagi in the series. Benjamin "Benny" Krupp – The cruel principal of Jerome Horwitz Elementary School and the antihero of the series, he is depicted as an overweight man. Mr. Krupp has a deep hatred of children, tries to protect the students at Jerome Horwitz Elementary from George and Harold's antics. Why he is so bad to children in general is unknown, but it is hinted that it is because of his own troubled and dysfunctional past. Krupp's birthday is on April 1; when Krupp was little, performing an awful hip-hop dance at a talent show, his mother passed out fruits and vegetables to the audience so they could throw them at him because he didn't watch the cows from his family farm. This lead him to become mean and vow to make all kids feel worse than he did, his last name is a pun of the word "corrupt". When he goes by his full name, it's a pun on "bankrupt". In the film, it is revealed that he read George and Harold's comics when he confiscated them and felt they were a little funny, which explains how he knows what Captain Underpants acts like when he is hypnotized.

In the film, he is voiced by Ed Helms and in the series he is voiced by Nat Faxon. Captain Underpants – The alter ego of Mr. Krupp, when he is hypnotized to think he is "Captain Underpants," a character created by George and Harold, he only wears a red cape with black polka dots. Whenever Mr. Krupp hears the sound of fingers snapping, he turns into Captain Underpants, he turns back into Mr. Krupp when he is soaked with water. Captain Underpants gains superpowers in the third book and possessed superhuman strength, flight and "wedgie power" where he can pull unlimited underwear from his utility waistband; as the book series went on, Captain Underpants seemed to have minor roles in each installment. In the 12th book, he lost his superpowers and was erased from existence, much to George and Harold's apathy. Captain Underpants is considered to be the "light side" of Mr. Krupp himself, as he is nice and kind to everyone children, he is protective of children, most George and Harold since he believes they are his trusty sidekicks.

In the film, he is voiced by Ed Helms and in the series he is voiced by Nat Faxon. Melvin Richard Sneedly – George and Harold's nerdy nemesis, he is an annoying snitch, a mechanical genius, the school brainiac, a tattletale. His parents and Gaylord, are professional scientists, are canonically neglectful, it is thought that his parents neglectful behavior and snobby attitudes contributes to his anger and own snobbiness. In the Netflix series, he is thought to have been inventing since he was a baby and has a bizarre sense of humor laughing at videos of rotting fruit. In the movie, he is the only student who has no sense of humor because he thinks everything childish isn't funny and only focuses on his studies so he can get extra credit he is said to have no brain stem. In the film, he is voiced in the series by Jorge Diaz. There is a popular theory in the fandom that Melvin was born with Asperger's Syndrome, a form of High-F

Chacabuco Department, San Luis

Chacabuco is a department of San Luis Province, Argentina. With an area of 2,651 km2 it borders to the north with the department of Junín, to the west with San Martín and Coronel Pringles Department, San Luis, to the south with General Pedernera, to the east with Cordoba Province Concarán Cortaderas Naschel Papagayos Renca San Pablo Tilisarao Villa del Carmen Villa Larca The capital of the department, Concarán, hosts the Technical School Governor Elias Adre, one of the three best secondary schools of San Luis Province; the Technical School title is of "electromechanic". As of 2018, the secondary has around 300 students, most of them, Concarán resindents, but many students from surrounding towns, like Tilisarao, Villa Larca, Merlo as well, and in a lower porcentage, exchange or expat students, from the rest of America, Europe. The school counts with a natatorium, two gymnasiums, one medium and another huge, three workshops: Electricity and Mechanics, it has a sciences lab too. Because it's a technical school, it has 7 years, from First Year to Seventh Year, so students graduate when they are 18.

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Ian Thomson (cricketer)

Norman Ian Thomson is an English former cricketer, who played in five Tests for England in 1964 and 1965. Thomson was only weeks away from his 36th birthday when he was selected for Test duties, a recognition of his performances in county cricket. Born 23 January 1929 in Walsall, Thomson was a medium-fast right-arm swing and seam bowler, of accuracy and consistency, a lower-order batsman, he was a member of the Sussex bowling attack for fourteen seasons from 1952 to 1965, took more than 100 wickets in every season except the first and last of that sequence. The part of Thomson's career coincided with the first one-day competition, he picked up the man of the match award in the 1964 Gillette Cup final, when Sussex beat Warwickshire. He was picked for the 1964–65 Marylebone Cricket Club tour to South Africa, led by the Warwickshire captain, M. J. K. Smith, he played in all five Tests on the tour, was used as a stock bowler, with the spinners Fred Titmus and David Allen taking most wickets. A spate of injuries on the tour led to a call-up for Ken Palmer, coaching locally, Geoffrey Boycott was used as a bowler.

Thomson took nine wickets only four more than Boycott. This was not Thomson's only overseas experience with MCC. In 1955–56, he had toured Pakistan, with the side led by Donald Carr, which played only "unofficial" Tests: in fact, he appeared in none of these matches, played only four other games on the tour. Thomson retired after the 1965 English season, though he reappeared in two matches in 1972, when Sussex had an injury crisis. In 1961, he scored 780 runs in the season at an average of more than 20, in several other years he contributed more than 500 runs. Wisden, 1953 to 1966 editions www.

Bishop McDevitt High School (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania)

Bishop McDevitt High School is a private, Roman Catholic, co-educational high school in Harrisburg, United States. It was founded in 1918 and renamed in 1957 to honor the memory of the Most Reverend Philip R. McDevitt, fourth bishop of Harrisburg and founder of the school, it is located in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg. On January 7, 2013, the new Bishop McDevitt High School opened on 1 Crusader Way, it replaced the historic building at 2200 Market Street after 70 years. In 2016, Bishop McDevitt was at the center of controversy as they did not allow Aniya Wolf, a female student, to wear a suit to prom. Bishop McDevitt is a part of Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association District 3. McDevitt is known for its athletics the football team. Other sports at McDevitt include: Boys & Girls Basketball, Boys & Girls Soccer, Coed Cross Country, Coed Track & Field, Coed Golf, Field Hockey, Boys & Girls Tennis, Coed Swimming, Coed Bowling, Ice Hockey, Baseball and Lacrosse. 1995 State AA Football Champions 2005 & 2006 District 3 Football Champions 2009 State AA Boys Track & Field Champions 2010, 2011 & 2013 District 3 Football Champions and State Runner-up 2010 MidPenn Champions Girls Track and Field 2011 District 3 AA Girls Track & Field Champions 2011 Conference Undefeated Title Girls Track and Field 2011 MidPenn Champions Girls Track and Field 2012 District 3 AA Girls Soccer Champions Michael Behe and intelligent design advocate Aaron Berry, NFL cornerback Margaret Carlson, journalist Larry Conjar, Notre Dame and NFL running back Don Falcone, musician Bryce Hall, Virginia Cavaliers cornerback LeRon McCoy, NFL wide receiver LeSean McCoy, NFL running back Jaimie Thomas, NFL offensive lineman Steven Pasquale, actor Stephen R. Reed, longest-serving Mayor of Harrisburg.

Hurricane Isbell

Hurricane Isbell was the final hurricane to affect the United States during the 1964 season. The eleventh tropical storm and sixth hurricane of the season. Isbell developed from a dissipating cold front in the southwestern Caribbean Sea on October 8; the depression remained disorganized as it track northwestward, but strengthened into Tropical Storm Isbell on October 13. Re-curving northeastward, Isbell strengthened further and reached hurricane status by that day. Late on October 13, Isbell made landfall in the Pinar del Río Province of Cuba; the storm peaked as a Category 3 hurricane on the following day. Isbell moved northeastward and made landfall near Everglades, late on October 14. After reaching the Atlantic on the following day, the storm began to weaken. Isbell turned northward and continued weakening, before transitioning to an extratropical cyclone while located just offshore eastern North Carolina on October 16; the storm produced strong winds throughout western Cuba. Hundreds of homes were destroyed.

There was at least $20 million in damage and four deaths in Cuba, three of them caused by collapsing houses in the Guane area. Several tornadoes in Florida caused significant damage. Throughout the state, 1 house was destroyed, 33 were damaged, 631 suffered minor impact. Additionally, 66 trailers were destroyed and 88 were inflicted with major damage. Three deaths occurred in the state, one due to a heart attack and two from drowning in Florida Keys when their shrimp boat sank; because the storm weakened impact in North Carolina was minor. The storm spawned at least six tornadoes in the state, which demolished trailers and unroofed homes and other buildings in several communities. Damage throughout the United States totaled $10 million. Hurricane Isbell was first identified as a weak tropical disturbance on October 7, 1964 over the western Caribbean Sea. Situated to the south of a diffuse trough, the system remained weak and disorganized as it moved northwest near Honduras and Nicaragua. Despite the presence of an upper-level anticyclone, which promotes favorable outflow for tropical cyclones and aids in tropical cyclogenesis, a lack of distinct low-level inflow inhibited intensification.

Additionally, an area of warm mid-tropospheric air was present within the cyclone. Though a disheveled system, it is analyzed to have become a tropical depression by 12:00 UTC on October 8; the following day, the depression skirted the eastern coast of Honduras. Operationally, it was not until October 10 that the Weather Bureau initiated advisories on the depression. On that date, a weather reconnaissance mission into the system found a weak low-level circulation with a barometric pressure of 1007.3 mb and winds of 20–30 mph in squalls. Throughout October 11 and 12, the depression executed a tight cyclonic loop over the northwestern Caribbean Sea, it organized into a tropical storm and was given the name Isbell by 00:00 UTC on October 13 after completing the loop and acquiring a north-northeast trajectory. Throughout October 13, marked intensification of the cyclone occurred. Over a 24‑hour span, ending at 18:00 UTC, its central pressure fell from 1005 mb to 979 mb, reflected in Isbell's winds more than doubling from 35 mph to 90 mph.

Shortly thereafter, the storm made landfall in extreme western Cuba, near Guane, before emerging over the southeastern Gulf of Mexico. Isbell's brief stint over land did not hinder development, which continued unabated until 12:00 UTC on October 14 at which time it reached its maximum intensity. Situated to the south of Key West, Isbell attained winds of 125 mph which ranks it as a Category 3 hurricane on the modern-day Saffir–Simpson hurricane wind scale. Additionally, its central pressure bottomed out at 964 mb. Around this time, a new low-pressure area formed 300 mi to Isbell's northwest over the Gulf in response to a powerful cold-core low over the Mississippi Valley; the cyclonic flow of this second system brought cool, dry air from the north and circulated it into the hurricane. This in turn caused the storm to become asymmetric in structure with radar imagery indicating little to no reflectivity along the western periphery of the hurricane; the degrading structure of Isbell resulted in some weakening.

At 22:00 UTC on October 14, the hurricane made landfall near Everglades City as a Category 2 with sustained winds between 100 and 110 mph. Within five hours, the system cleared the Florida Peninsula and emerged over the western Atlantic Ocean north of West Palm Beach; the storm's passage over land resulted in notable weakening, though Isbell remained of hurricane-strength. During the afternoon of October 15, the low that had formed the previous day induced a northward turn of the cyclone and directed it toward North Carolina, a result of what is known as the Fujiwhara effect. Thereafter, the two systems began to intertwine as Isbell began transitioning into an extratropical cyclone. Isbell completed this process by 12:00 UTC on October 16 as it moved onshore near Morehead City, North Carolina. On October 17 the two non-tropical systems merged into a single storm over the Outer Banks. Isbell's remnants emerged back over the Atlantic Ocean on October 18 near the Delmarva Peninsula before accelerating northeast.

The system was last noted on October 19. In Cuba, thousands were evacuated due to flooding lowlands. Advisories were broadcast and issued warning of the possibility of heavy rains and winds, isolated small hail, poss


A touchdown is a scoring play in gridiron football. Whether running, returning a kickoff or punt, or recovering a turnover, a team scores a touchdown by advancing the ball into the opponent's end zone. To score a touchdown, one team must take the football into the opposite end zone. In all gridiron codes, the touchdown is scored the instant the ball touches or "breaks" the plane of the goal line while in possession of a player whose team is trying to score in that end zone; this particular requirement of the touchdown differs from other sports in which points are scored by moving a ball or equivalent object into a goal where the whole of the relevant object must cross the whole of the goal line for a score to be awarded. The play is dead and the touchdown scores the moment the ball touches plane in possession of a player, or the moment the ball comes into possession of an offensive player in the end zone; the slightest part of the ball touching or being directly over the goal line is sufficient for a touchdown to score.

However, only the ball counts, not a player's foot, or any other part of the body. Touching one of the pylons at either end of the goal line with the ball constitutes "breaking the plane" as well. Touchdowns are scored by the offense by running or passing the ball; the former is called a rushing touchdown, in the latter, the quarterback throws a touchdown pass or passing touchdown to the receiver, who makes a touchdown reception or touchdown catch. However, the defense can score a touchdown if they have recovered a fumble or made an interception and return it to the opposing end zone. Special teams can score a touchdown on a kickoff or punt return, or on a return after a missed or blocked field goal attempt or blocked punt. In short, any play in which a player carries the ball across the goal line scores a touchdown, the manner in which he gained possession is inconsequential. In the NFL, a touchdown may be awarded by the referee as a penalty for a "palpably unfair act," such as a player coming off the bench during a play and tackling the runner, who would otherwise have scored.

A touchdown is worth six points. The scoring team is awarded the opportunity for an extra point or a two-point conversion. Afterwards, the team that scored the touchdown kicks off to the opposing team, if there is any time left. Unlike a try scored in rugby, contrary to the event's name, the ball does not need to touch the ground when the player and the ball are inside the end zone; the term touchdown is a holdover from gridiron's early days when the ball was required to be touched to the ground as in rugby, as rugby and gridiron were still similar sports at this point. This rule was changed to the modern-day iteration in 1889; when the first uniform rules for American football were enacted by the newly formed Intercollegiate Football Association following the 1876 Rugby season, a touchdown counted for ​1⁄4 of a kicked goal and allowed the offense the chance to kick for goal by placekick or dropkick from a spot along a line perpendicular to the goal line and passing through the point where the ball was touched down, or through a process known as a "punt-out", where the attacking team would kick the ball from the point where it was touched down to a teammate.

If the teammate could fair catch the ball, he could follow with a try for goal from the spot of the catch, or resume play as normal. The governing rule at the time read: "A match shall be decided by a majority of touchdowns. A goal shall be equal to four touchdowns. In 1881, the rules were modified so that a goal kicked from a touchdown took precedence over a goal kicked from the field in breaking ties. In 1882, four touchdowns were determined to take precedence over a goal kicked from the field. Two safeties were equivalent to a touchdown. In 1883, points were introduced to football, a touchdown counted as four points. A goal after a touchdown counted as two points. In 1889, the provision requiring the ball to be touched to the ground was removed. A touchdown was now scored by possessing the ball beyond the goal line. In 1897, the touchdown scored five points, the goal after touchdown added another point - hence the current terminology: "extra point". In 1900, the definition of touchdown was changed to include situations where the ball becomes dead on or above the goal line.

In 1912, the value of a touchdown was increased to six points. The end zone was added. Before the addition of the end zone, forward passes caught beyond the goal line resulted in a loss of possession and a touchback; the increase from five points to six did not come until much in Canada, the touchdown remained only five points there until 1956. In addition, the score continued to be called a try in Canada until the second half of the twentieth century; the ability to score a touchdown on the point-after attempt was added to NCAA football in 1958, high school football in 1969, the CFL in 1975 and the NFL in 1994. The short-lived World Football League, a professional American football league that operated in 1974 and 1975, gave touchdowns a 7-point value. American football scoring Conversion Touchdown celebration Touchdown Jesus Touchdown pass Conversion