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Kalvin phillips could get premier league medal if man city lift title.

Phillips could still be celebrating even if the club he's on loan at loses on Sunday.

  • Kalvin Phillips could receive a Premier League winners' medal despite only making four appearances for Manchester City this season.
  • Premier League rules typically require players to make five appearances for a winners' medal, potentially leaving City with limited medals to distribute.
  • Phillips may still receive a medal if City win the league, as players like Scott Carson have collected a medal before despite limited game time.

West Ham United loanee Kalvin Phillips could pocket a Premier League winners’ medal after his current side’s meeting with Manchester City in the final game of the season, despite making only four appearances for the latter this campaign.

The Englishman, before heading to east London on loan in the January transfer window, made a mere handful of cameos under Pep Guardiola’s watchful eye – hence the mid-season move. For reference, all of his Manchester-based appearances came off the bench.

The rules and regulations, set by Premier League chiefs, suggest that players have to make five appearances in order to be in line for a winners’ medal and the champions are given a total of 40 commemorative medals – all made of silver – to hand out.

Champions of the top flight are able to lobby the Premier League Board for more medals – and if City win, and they do ask for more medals, even Chelsea’s Cole Palmer could be awarded an honour for his 10-minute cameo against Burnley in August before jetting off to Stamford Bridge.

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Kalvin phillips’ awkward situation, could be given a medal despite losing on sunday.

For Manchester City, in the event they beat the Hammers and they win their unprecedented fourth consecutive title, they have 29 players who have featured in five or more games, while they also hand one out to veteran ‘keeper Scott Carson, leaving 11 up for grabs for City players and fans alike.

Guardiola will – no doubt – take one to add to his personal collection, leaving a total of 10 to divide between the remaining squad members plus staff – but will Phillips , set to return to the Etihad Stadium in the summer, get one despite not meeting the five-game quota?

The former Leeds United hero could find himself in a sticky situation following his game against his parent club. Should Guardiola and Co win, he could leave celebrating a title win and a medal (despite wearing West Ham colours) or he could get snubbed and leave empty-handed, having not made the cut.

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Having already collected a winners’ medal for his, albeit minor, contribution to City’s title triumph last term, Phillips, considered one of the most disappointing Premier League players this season , would certainly not turn down another, despite doing it in front of his current colleagues.

GIVEMESPORT Key Statistic: Kalvin Phillips played just 31 games for Manchester City before his loan switch, scoring one goal and notching zero assists.

Phillips’ Nightmare Stint with West Ham

Just 319 minutes under his belt.

After becoming an eternal bench warmer in the east of Manchester, the writing was finally on the wall for the 31-cap England international. A change of scenery was needed and the opportunity to join the 2022/23 Europa Conference League winners on a temporary basis was too good to turn down.

Though, it hasn’t exactly gone swimmingly for the 28-year-old, with reports in April suggesting that he would ‘consider’ a sensational return to boyhood club Leeds . The one-time Champions League winner has featured in a paltry 10 outings (319 minutes) since his switch in January.

Having not added a goal nor an assist to his tally, the defensive midfielder has doubtlessly flattered to deceive. He received his marching orders in his fourth Premier League outing for the capital club and has been on the winning side of a league match just once since his arrival.

In West Ham’s Europa League campaign, too, Phillips managed to chalk up just 13 minutes of action across two meetings with Frieburg – and he was omitted entirely from the squad to face Bayer Leverkusen, showcasing how quickly his reputation and stock has plummeted.

All statistics per WhoScored - correct as of 18/05/2024

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'Raise Your Glass' and get tickets when Pink brings her 2024 tour to Des Moines this fall

Pink is giving you a reason to go to the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines this October.

The pop singer-songwriter announced she is adding the Des Moines stop on Oct. 24 as part of her North American tour “Trustfall.”

Since the early 2000s, the three-time Grammy winner has been releasing hit after hit, from “Get the Party Started,” “So What,” “Raise Your Glass” and “What About Us.”

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A portion of the proceeds from the show will support Girls Rock! Des Moines, according to a news release. Girls Rock! Des Moines is an organization that describes its mission as empowering girls and women, nonbinary and transgender youth and adults through “self-expression, creative agency, and mentoring in music and arts-based education, collaboration, performance, and production."

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Pink will be joined by the Script, the Irish band behind “Breakeven,” “Hall of Fame” and “For the First Time.”

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GoFundMe created for family of Bellingham teen killed at Northborough party

A GoFundMe was created Monday to help the family of Ygor Correia , a 16-year-old from Bellingham killed in a shooting at a party in Northborough, pay for funeral costs and bring the boy’s body back to Brazil to hold a wake.

The fundraiser was organized by Leandro Correia, who identified himself as the teen’s father. In the posting, Leandro Correia wrote that the family needs “everyone’s collaboration to raise funds and help ... in this moment of pain and need.”

“Any contribution, no matter how small, will be of great value so that we can provide a worthy goodbye to this dear young man,” Leandro Correia wrote.

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Leandro Correia described Brazil as the boy’s “homeland” and called for unity and solidarity as the family continues to reel from the teen’s killing.

“May we comfort each other and honor the memory of this very special young man who unfortunately had his life taken away brutally,” the fundraiser reads.

Ygor Correia was shot and killed at a 21st birthday party with more than 300 attendees at 333 Howard St. in Northborough.

  • Read more : Northborough house that was site of fatal shooting has historic roots

Three men are facing weapons charges in connection with Correia’s death — Wallisom Texeira Da Silva, 20, of Hyde Park, Arnoldo Nogueira Filho, 19, of Marlborough and Pedro Desouza-Passos, 27, of Rockland. All three were arraigned in Worcester District Court on Tuesday .

Authorities began investigating the shooting after a party-goer flagged down a Northborough police officer around 1 a.m. Sunday morning and told them someone had a gun at the party, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph J. Early Jr. More than 25 officers from eight different departments — including Massachusetts State Police — were preparing to enter the home when they heard gunshots.

Police then rushed into the home and found Ygor Correia had been shot. He was taken to UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester where he was declared dead.

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The home where the party was held is known as The Vera Green House and traces its roots back to 1953.

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The "Vera Green House" at 333 Howard St. in Northborough was the site of a fatal shooting early Sunday. Northborough Historical Society

A Zillow listing for the property says the 4,200-square-foot Frank Lloyd Wright-style home has five bedrooms, four-and-a-half bathrooms and an in-ground pool. The listing also shows a cottage on the property with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a full kitchen, a bar and a pool table.

“It’s quite a house,” Early said during a press conference about the shooting Sunday afternoon.

Pictures of the home featured on the listing show that it has many full-length windows, more than one walk-out porch and a stone patio with a grill.

The homeowner — a man who police did not identify — was at the house while the party was happening, officials said. Investigators are still determining whether the homeowner was hosting the party, as well as what proportion of the guests were underage, according to Early.

A spokesperson for Early’s office declined to answer questions about whether or not the homeowner would be charged, saying it was still under investigation.

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Regal hires exhibition vet rob westerling as svp u.s. content, john krasinski & ryan reynolds’ ‘if’ to give more lift to summer box office with $40m opening – preview.

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Paramount will keep its chin up high amid the whole Sony and Skydance takeover headlines and keep the summer box office churnin’ with the John Krasinski -directed/scripted/produced Ryan Reynolds -led family movie, IF , which is hoping to hit $40M . This is after Disney’s overperformance with 20th Century Studios’ Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes, which posted a $58.4M opening .

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Paramount has IF booked in 4,000-plus theaters boosted by premium large format screens. Scripted by Krasinski, the pic is about a girl who discovers that she can see everyone’s imaginary friends — and what she does with that superpower — as she embarks on a magical adventure to reconnect forgotten IFs with their kids.

Previews start at 5 p.m. Thursday. The movie already has collected around $4M to date from its release last weekend in France and Belgium. IF hits 56 markets this week including Australia, Brazil, Germany, Italy, Korea, Mexico, Spain, Taiwan and the United Kingdom.

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Meanwhile, Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes after a $4.4M Monday and a running total of $62.8M, looks to decline by 55%-60% for a $23M-$26M second weekend. The Wes Ball-directed sequel will keep its 400 Imax screens this weekend.

But there’s more depth to the weekend, and hopefully it’s a case of all boats rising.

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What Trump promised oil CEOs as he asked them to steer $1 billion to his campaign

Donald Trump has pledged to scrap President Biden’s policies on electric vehicles and wind energy, as well as other initiatives opposed by the fossil fuel industry.

As Donald Trump sat with some of the country’s top oil executives at his Mar-a-Lago Club last month, one executive complained about how they continued to face burdensome environmental regulations despite spending $400 million to lobby the Biden administration in the last year.

Trump’s response stunned several of the executives in the room overlooking the ocean: You all are wealthy enough, he said, that you should raise $1 billion to return me to the White House. At the dinner, he vowed to immediately reverse dozens of President Biden ’s environmental rules and policies and stop new ones from being enacted, according to people with knowledge of the meeting, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to describe a private conversation.

Giving $1 billion would be a “deal,” Trump said, because of the taxation and regulation they would avoid thanks to him, according to the people.

Trump’s remarkably blunt and transactional pitch reveals how the former president is targeting the oil industry to finance his reelection bid. At the same time, he has turned to the industry to help shape his environmental agenda for a second term, including rollbacks of some of Biden’s signature achievements on clean energy and electric vehicles.

The contrast between the two candidates on climate policy could not be more stark. Biden has called global warming an “existential threat,” and over the last three years, his administration has finalized more than 100 new environmental regulations aimed at cutting air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, restricting toxic chemicals, and conserving public lands and waters. In comparison, Trump has called climate change a “hoax,” and his administration weakened or wiped out more than 125 environmental rules and policies over four years.

In recent months, the Biden administration has raced to overturn Trump’s environmental actions and issue new ones before the November election. So far, Biden officials have overturned 27 Trump actions affecting the fossil fuel industry and completed at least 24 new actions affecting the sector, according to a Washington Post analysis . The Interior Department, for instance, recently blocked future oil drilling across 13 million acres of the Alaskan Arctic .

Despite the oil industry’s complaints about Biden’s policies, the United States is now producing more oil than any country ever has , pumping nearly 13 million barrels per day on average last year. ExxonMobil and Chevron, the largest U.S. energy companies, reported their biggest annual profits in a decade last year.

Yet oil giants will see an even greater windfall — helped by new offshore drilling, speedier permits and other relaxed regulations — in a second Trump administration, the former president told the executives over the dinner of chopped steak at Mar-a-Lago.

Trump vowed at the dinner to immediately end the Biden administration’s freeze on permits for new liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports — a top priority for the executives, according to three people present. “You’ll get it on the first day,” Trump said, according to the recollection of an attendee.

The roughly two dozen executives invited included Mike Sabel, the CEO and founder of Venture Global, and Jack Fusco, the CEO of Cheniere Energy, whose proposed projects would directly benefit from lifting the pause on new LNG exports. Other attendees came from companies including Chevron, Continental Resources, Exxon and Occidental Petroleum, according to an attendance list obtained by The Post.

Trump told the executives that he would start auctioning off more leases for oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico, a priority that several of the executives raised. He railed against wind power, as The Post previously reported. And he said he would reverse the restrictions on drilling in the Alaskan Arctic.

“You’ve been waiting on a permit for five years; you’ll get it on Day 1,” Trump told the executives, according to the recollection of the attendee.

At the dinner, Trump also promised that he would scrap Biden’s “mandate” on electric vehicles — mischaracterizing ambitious rules that the Environmental Protection Agency recently finalized , according to people who attended. The rules require automakers to reduce emissions from car tailpipes, but they don’t mandate a particular technology such as EVs. Trump called the rules “ridiculous” in the meeting with donors.

The fossil fuel industry has aggressively lobbied against the EPA’s tailpipe rules, which could eat into demand for its petroleum products. The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers, an industry trade group, has launched a seven-figure campaign against what it calls a de facto “gas car ban.” The campaign includes ads in battleground states warning that the rule will restrict consumer choice.

“Clearly, if you are producing gasoline and diesel, you want to make sure that there’s enough market there,” said Stephen Brown, an energy consultant and a former lobbyist for Tesoro, an oil refining company. “I don’t know that the oil industry would walk in united with a set of asks for the Trump administration, but I think it’s important for this issue to get raised.”

Although the repeal of the EPA rule would benefit the fossil fuel industry, it would probably anger the auto industry, which has invested billions of dollars in the transition away from gasoline-powered cars. Many automakers are under increasing pressure to sell more EVs in Europe, which has tightened its own tailpipe emissions rules, and they are eager to avoid a patchwork of regulations around the globe.

“Automakers need some degree of regulatory certainty from government,” said John Bozzella, president and CEO of the Alliance for Automotive Innovation, which represents Ford, General Motors, Stellantis, Toyota and other car companies.

“What has emerged instead is a wholesale repeal … and then reinstatement … and then repeal again of regulations every four or eight years,” Bozzella said in an email.

Biden’s EV policies have also sparked opposition in Republican-led rural states such as North Dakota, where there are far more oil pump jacks than charging stations. A key figure leading the Trump campaign’s development of its energy policy is North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum (R), who has been talking extensively to oil donors and CEOs.

At a fundraiser on Saturday in Palm Beach, Fla., Burgum told donors that Trump would halt Biden’s “attack” on fossil fuels, according to a recording of his remarks obtained by The Post.

“What would be the No. 1 thing that President Trump could do on Day 1? It’s stop the hostile attack against all American energy, and I mean all,” Burgum said. “Whether it’s baseload electricity, whether it’s oil, whether it’s gas, whether it’s ethanol, there is an attack on liquid fuels.”

Burgum also criticized the Biden administration’s policies on gas stoves and vehicles with internal combustion engines, claiming that they would prevent consumers from buying both technologies. While the Energy Department recently set new efficiency standards for gas stoves, they would not affect the stoves in people’s kitchens or those currently on the market.

“They’ve got some liberal idea about what products we need,” Burgum said. “You all need EV cars. You don’t need internal combustion. We’ll decide what kind of car you’re going to drive, and we’re going to regulate the other ones out of business. I mean, it’s just in every industry, not just in cars, not just in energy. They’re telling people what stoves you can buy. This is not America.”

The Biden campaign initially declined to comment for this article. After it was published, however, Biden campaign spokesman Ammar Moussa said in a statement that “Donald Trump is selling out working families to Big Oil for campaign checks. It’s that simple.”

“It doesn’t matter to Trump that oil and gas companies charge working families and middle-class Americans whatever they want while raking in record profits — if Donald can cash a check, he’ll do what they say,” Moussa added.

Burgum — a possible contender to lead the Energy Department in a second Trump term — has pushed harder to address climate change than many other Republicans. He set a goal in 2021 for North Dakota — the third-largest oil-producing state — to become carbon-neutral by 2030. He has stressed, however, that the goal won’t be achieved via government mandates or the elimination of fossil fuels, and he has cultivated deep support among oil donors.

Despite Trump’s huge fundraising ask, oil donors and their allies have yet to donate hundreds of millions to his campaign. They have contributed more than $6.4 million to Trump’s joint fundraising committee in the first three months of this year, according to an analysis by the advocacy group Climate Power. Oil billionaire Harold Hamm and others are scheduling a fundraiser for Trump later this year, advisers said, where they expect large checks to flow to his bid to return to office.

One person involved in the industry said many oil executives wanted Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis or another Republican to challenge Biden. But now that Trump is the nominee, this person said, they are going to embrace his policies and give.

Dan Eberhart, chief executive of the oil-field services company Canary and a Trump donor, said the Republican onslaught of donations was not surprising.

“Biden constantly throws a wet blanket to the oil and gas industry,” Eberhart said. “Trump’s ‘drill, baby, drill’ philosophy aligns much better with the oil patch than Biden’s green-energy approach. It’s a no-brainer.”

Alex Witt, a senior adviser for oil and gas with Climate Power, said Trump’s promise is he will do whatever the oil industry wants if they support him. With Trump, Witt said, “everything has a price.”

“They got a great return on their investment during Trump’s first term, and Trump is making it crystal clear that they’re in for an even bigger payout if he’s reelected,” she said.

John Muyskens contributed to this report .

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Abortion and the election: Voters in about a dozen states could decide the fate of abortion rights with constitutional amendments on the ballot in a pivotal election year. Biden supports legal access to abortion , and he has encouraged Congress to pass a law that would codify abortion rights nationwide. After months of mixed signals about his position, Trump said the issue should be left to states . Here’s how Biden’s and Trump’s abortion stances have shifted over the years.

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This Mother's Day, share a heartfelt message with these 30 quotes about mothers

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Celebrating mothers and motherhood has been a tradition for centuries, even before Mother's Day was officially created. It dates back to  the ancient Greeks and Romans who held festivals for Rhea and Cybele, the mother goddesses, the History Channel reports. Today, the holiday continues to honor mothers and mother figures.

While you might think that you show your mother love for everything she does throughout the year, the second Sunday in May serves as another chance to do so. And how you display your gratitude could vary depending on your love language .

If you're a fan of words of affirmation, here are some quotes to share – or write on a card – this Mother's Day.

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Mother's Day, motherhood quotes

  • "I realized when you look at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know." – Mitch Albom , "For One More Day"
  • "Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love." – Stevie Wonder
  • "A mother is your first friend, your best friend, your forever friend." – Amit Kalantri , "Wealth of Words"
  • "Mother's love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved." – Erich Fromm
  • "Mother is a verb. It's something you do. Not just who you are." – Cheryl Lacey Donovan , "The Ministry of Motherhood"
  • "Acceptance, tolerance, bravery, compassion. These are the things my mom taught me." – Lady Gaga
  • "A mother's love is patient and forgiving when all others are forsaking, it never fails or falters, even though the heart is breaking." – Helen Rice
  • "A mother's love is more beautiful than any fresh flower." – Debasish Mridha
  • "When your mother asks, 'Do you want a piece of advice?' it's a mere formality. It doesn't matter if you answer yes or no. You're going to get it anyway." – Erma Bombeck
  • "All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother." – President Abraham Lincoln
  • "I wondered if my smile was as big as hers. Maybe as big. But not as beautiful." – Benjamin Alire Sáenz , "Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe"
  • "Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws." – Barbara Kingsolver , "Homeland and Other Stories"
  • "A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take." – Gaspard Mermillod
  • "I can imagine no heroism greater than motherhood." –   Lance Conrad , "The Price of Creation"
  • "To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colors of a rainbow." – Maya Angelou
  • "A mother's arms are more comforting than anyone else's." – Princess Diana
  • "My mother is my root, my foundation. She planted the seed that I base my life on, and that is the belief that the ability to achieve starts in your mind." – Michael Jordan
  • "There's no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one." – Jill Churchill
  • "Being a mother is an attitude, not a biological relation." – Robert A. Heinlein , "Have Space Suit—Will Travel"
  • "Mothers and their children are in a category all their own. There's no bond so strong in the entire world. No love so instantaneous and forgiving." – Gail Tsukiyama , "Dreaming Water"
  • "When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. You are connected to your child and to all those who touch your lives. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child." – Sophia Loren
  • "Once you’re a mom, you’re always a mom. It’s like riding a bike, you never forget." – Taraji P. Henson
  • "The world, we'd discovered, doesn't love you like your family loves you." – Louis Zamperini
  • "The woman who is my best friend, my teacher, my everything: Mom." – Sandra Vischer , "Unliving the Dream"
  • "Mothers possess a power beyond that of a king on his throne." – Mabel Hale
  • "The influence of a mother in the lives of her children is beyond calculation." – James E. Faust
  • "But behind all your stories is always your mother's story, because hers is where yours begins." – Mitch Albom , "For One More Day"
  • "My mother sacrificed her dreams so I could dream." – Rupi Kaur
  • "Mother's arms are made of tenderness, and sweet sleep blesses the child who lies within." – Victor Hugo
  • "No language can express the power and beauty and heroism of a mother’s love." – Edwin Hubbel Chapin

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Bill maher says history will show gop, dems equally 'stupid about s***', bill maher gop, dems equally 'stupid about s***' ... give it time, you'll see.

Bill Maher 's convinced the left and the right in America are way more similar than they each think, and he says they'll realize it soon enough ... y'know, in like a century or so.

It's no secret Bill loves to rail against the fringes -- be they Republican or Democrat -- and on this week's episode of 'Real Time,' he wondered out loud what future historians will think of this greatly divided era of American society.

Check out his clever jaunt through each side's, supposedly, opposing views on science, political leaders and conspiracies. He also points out both sides are cozying up to violent foreign regimes -- on the left it's Hamas, and on the right it's Russia and Vladimir Putin .

As Maher says, "When today's Republican watches 'Rocky IV' they root for Ivan Drago."

Of course, he didn't miss the chance to zing Donald Trump for always harkening back to some "Idyllic time" in America when the traditional family was ... well, we'll let him deliver that punchline. Hey, it was a big week for Stormy Daniels .

Anyway, Bill's bottom line, as always, is how 'bout we "meet in the middle and just not be stupid about s***."

Well, that and he's got a book, "What This Comedian Said Will Shock You" coming out next week. The guy's gotta pay the bills, right?

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It is rich in protein, vitamins, and minerals and has served as an important food source since prehistoric times. For much of human history, milk has been consumed in various parts of the globe and has helped shape civilization, said Warriner, an anthropologist specializing in biomolecular archaeology.

But the genetic and nutritional story is complex for most of the world’s population and that has puzzled Warriner.

“We produce nearly 700 million tons of milk each year,” said Warinner, the Sally Starling Seaver Associate Professor at Radcliffe, during a Wednesday webinar, “The Milk Paradox.” “And yet we know that most of the world’s population has a lot of difficulty digesting fresh milk. So how do we get to the point where we have this food, which is spread globally and is consumed in so many different places and on every continent in various contexts, and yet it’s very difficult for us to digest?”

When humans are infants, they produce an enzyme called lactase that helps digest lactose, a sugar found in milk, but when they become adults, they stop producing it, which leads to lactose intolerance, a condition present in 65 percent of the adult human population around the world.

“When you’re an adult, you don’t produce lactase anymore, and the lactose will pass undigested into your large intestine, which is full of trillions of bacteria,” said Warinner. “They are more than happy to help you digest that lactose. The problem is in the process, because they will produce about eight liters of hydrogen gas for every quart or liter of milk that you consume.”

In her talk, Warinner, who is also the John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Social Sciences, spoke about her interdisciplinary approach, which includes archeology, anthropology, and ethnography, to reconstruct the prehistory of milk, the origins of dairying, and its spread throughout the world.

The story of dairying took place over thousands of years from its origins in the region that encompasses West Asia, the Balkans, and North Africa to its migration to Europe and then around the world.

Scientists believed for decades that early Neolithic farmers developed a genetic mutation that allowed them to produce lactase during adulthood to properly digest milk. This change proved beneficial as they migrated to Europe, which helped them expand over the continent and replace most of the previous hunter gatherers, said Warinner.

Today lactase persistence is common in people of European ancestry as well as some African, Middle Eastern, and Southern Asian groups.

New scientific developments, including ancient DNA analysis and genome sequencing, found that there was no lactase persistence among early farmers during the Neolithic era, and raised questions about the moment when this genetic mutation took place, said Warinner.

“So this opens up a huge question, because medically we explain lactose tolerance on the basis of these mutations or adaptations,” said Warinner. “And yet for 4,000 years, people are dairying; they developed this whole food purposefully, and then they had no genetic basis to digest it. How does this work?”

It is a question that Warinner has tried to solve in her research. “I started to wonder if there might be alternative ways of adapting to a dairy-based diet that isn’t based on your own genome, but might be adapting through the use of microbes, whether that might be, for example, culinary microbes, and through fermentation, or by adapting your own gut microbiome to be able to facilitate and improve digestion.”

Warinner’s research took her to Mongolia, a country with a long history of dairying whose economy is still centered around it, and where local herders milk more species of livestock than anywhere else in the world.

Warinner’s five-year research effort included working with archeologists in Mongolia to reconstruct genomes of ancient Mongolians to see whether they showed signs of lactase persistence.

They found low lactase persistence, which is still the norm. They also studied local cattle and yak herders to analyze their gut microbiomes and compared them with those of residents in Ulaanbaatar, the capital city.

What they found was riveting, said Warinner. Their research was able to trace the history of dairying in Mongolia, which goes back 3,000 years. The analysis of hardened tooth plaque from human skeletons found in burial mounds revealed traces of milk proteins from cows, yaks, goats, and sheep.

When they analyzed lactose intolerance among herders and urban residents in Mongolia, they found that herders showed very few symptoms of lactose intolerance and low hydrogen presence. They also found that the herders’ gut microbiome showed a high volume of lactic acid bacteria, or probiotics, which may help digestion, as well as bifidobacteria, or healthy bacteria that are especially abundant in young infants and help metabolize lactose without producing any hydrogen, said Warinner.

During her talk, Warinner highlighted the way in which archaeology can help inform present-day issues or challenges, such as finding out the many ways in which humans developed dairy products and adapted to consuming milk and dairy products.

“There’s one trajectory, which is to alter the human genome, and we’ve seen this in a number of populations around the world, but an alternative pathway seems to alter the microbes that we interact with both through food and through our own gut microbiome,” said Warinner.

As for the questions guiding her next research, Warinner said, “What change caused the genetic adaptations that occurred in some populations? We don’t know what the trigger was for it, or why in Mongolia, even when it’s introduced, it was never selected for. Those are open questions that we hope to resolve.”

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Give someone a lift


Today we take a look at two meanings of the expression, give someone a lift :

Give someone a lift: to provide transportation for someone e.g. take someone somewhere in your car. Give someone a 'ride' is also used:

"I've got to go to the train station. Can you give me a lift?" "Can you give me a lift to work tomorrow? My car is being repaired." "It's too late to walk home. Let me give you a lift."

Give someone a lift: to make someone feel good by saying kind words; to make someone happier:

"I was feeling sad until I spoke to her. She really gave me a lift." "He's been very unhappy recently. We should do something to give him a lift." "Seeing you may give her the lift she needs."

Note: When the world is your oyster , you are getting everything you want from life. It's a common idiom.


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  • diciembre 1, 2012
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give me to lift

The expression “give someone a lift” is used when you allow someone to ride in your car and you take them where they need to go.

  • “ Could you please give me a lift to the airport tomorrow? I don’t want to pay for a taxi.”
  • “My mother was so nice, she gave us a lift so we could get to the concert in time!”

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give me a drive/lift/ride home

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I am British, and we say "lift", but when I've said it to American friends, I've either confused them or they've laughed at me. "Ride" is used in the USA. I don't know about other parts of the world. All your sentences can be correct (depending on the place), except for "Can I ride you home?", because that suggests that the other person will carry you on his or her back.  


roniy said: "give me a drive/lift/ride home" "Can you give me a ride home?" "Can you give me a lift home?" "Can you drive me home?" "Can I get a lift home with you ?" "Can I get a ride home with you?" "I'm going to get a lift/ride home" Are they all correct ? Thanks. Click to expand...


roniy said: And is it nice to say " Can I ride you home ?", and is it even correct ? Click to expand...



  • Sep 23, 2007

This Midwestern American speaker wouldn't hear the question, "Can you give me a lift?" as odd. In the American South (but no where else that I know of), some people use 'carry,' as in "Can you carry me home?"  

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Can I say "I'll drive you to school"  



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zhonglin said: Can I say "I'll drive you to school" Click to expand...

thank you for your help!  


  • Oct 12, 2017

Is it the same to say "I asked him for a lift" and "I asked him for a ride"? I don't know if the last one is a correct expression. Thank you.  


hidar said: "I asked him for a lift" and "I asked him for a ride"? Click to expand...

Thank you srk!  



The Slippery Slide said: I am British, and we say "lift", but when I've said it to American friends, I've either confused them or they've laughed at me. "Ride" is used in the USA. Click to expand...

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“Give a lift”: idiom meaning.

Other examples of “give a lift” idiom in a sentence.

  • Can you please give me a lift?
  • Giving a lift to an unknown person may be dangerous.
  • Shall I give you a lift?

“Give a lift”: use in context explanation

The woman and her best friend are going to the spa in the woman’s car to have a relaxing afternoon. While they are driving, they notice there’s a hitchhiker wanting to get a lift. They know that in our times it might be very dangerous to let a stranger get in your car, especially when you are a woman and the person hitchhiking is a man. Nevertheless, they let their guard down this time. They stop being so worried and cautious, because the guy happens to be very good-looking. They think maybe this time they can make an exception and give this man a lift.

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