The host country has no men’s ice hockey tradition, and in a bid to speedily upgrade its program, one of the world’s most homogeneous countries has created one of the most foreign-heavy Olympic teams of all time.
Among 25 players on the team, seven were born in other countries, including six in Canada.
Dating as an institution is a relatively recent phenomenon which has mainly emerged in the last few centuries.
From the standpoint of anthropology and sociology, dating is linked with other institutions such as marriage and the family which have also been changing rapidly and which have been subject to many forces, including advances in technology and medicine.
Agency records show that wherever Pruitt’s schedule takes him, he often flies with a much more expensive first or business-class ticket, citing unspecified security concerns.
An EPA spokeswoman said all of the administrator’s expenses have been approved by federal ethics officials.
The protocols and practices of dating, and the terms used to describe it, vary considerably from country to country and over time.
While the term has several meanings, the most frequent usage refers to two people exploring whether they are romantically or sexually compatible by participating in dates with the other.
These people will have dates on a regular basis, and they may or may not be having sexual relations.
This period of courtship is sometimes seen as a precursor to engagement.
Dating is a stage of romantic relationships in humans whereby two people meet socially with the aim of each assessing the other's suitability as a prospective partner in an intimate relationship or marriage.