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  PORT OF KOBE/PORT & URBAN PROJECTS BUREAU KOBE CITY GOVERMENT
PORT OF KOBE/PORT and URBAN PROJECTS BUREAU KOBE CITY GOVERMENT
Kobe Maritime Museum / Kawasaki Good Times World
PORT and URBAN PROJECTS BUREAU KOBE CITY GOVERMENT
www.city.kobe.jp /cityoffice/39/port/index_e.htm   (37 words)

  
  ESPN.com - NBA - Kobe Bryant - Los Angeles Lakers - Player Card
Sharing his thoughts on how Barry Bonds' record setting home run should be called (Reginald says you've got to use emotion and put it into significance), recapping the NBA Draft and explaining why Kobe and KG aren't going anywhere.
Vitale is a fan of Noah with the Bulls.
He believes Kobe will stay with the Lakers.
sports.espn.go.com /nba/players/profile?statsId=3118   (105 words)

  
  Kobe travel guide - Wikitravel
Kobe Airport (神戸空港, UKB) [2], built on reclaimed land in front of the harbor, opened in February of 2006.
Kobe has a comprehensive city bus system, which is often your best choice when travelling to areas located north of the city, away from the predominately east-west running train and subway lines.
Kobe's main attraction for the Japanese is its concentration of Western-style houses, some dating back to the days when Kobe was opened for foreign trade in 1868.
wikitravel.org /en/Kobe   (3126 words)

  
  Kobe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kobe is the capital of Hyogo Prefecture and is one of Japan's major ports along with those of Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya, Hakata and Tokyo.
It is famous for its Kobe beef, the Arima Onsen (hot springs), nightview of the city both from the coast and the mountain, and the exotic atmosphere which mainly came from its history as a port city.
Kobe was briefly the capital of Japan in 1180 A.D. at the end of the Heian period.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kobe   (821 words)

  
 JockBio: Kobe Bryant Biography
Kobe was excited by the opportunity to play for a proven winner like Jackson, and spent much of the off-season improving his quickness and footwork on defense.
Kobe was the main man. In January he launched a scoring streak of at least 40 points in nine straight games, including 52 in an overtime victory against the Rockets.
Kobe, who finished second to Tracy McGrady in the scoring race at 30 ppg, had logged more than 40 minutes in a night, often taking a pounding when he was on the floor.
www.jockbio.com /Bios/Bryant/Bryant_bio.html   (6150 words)

  
 Middle Pillar: Artists: KOBE
KOBE's Economy of Movement is an instrumental percussion-based experimental album inspired by Japanese Taiko/Kodo drumming and Western industrial music.
The name KOBE was chosen from the Japanese city that was devastated by a catastrophic earthquake in January 1995.
The methodology of producing KOBE songs relied upon an adherence to spontaneous composition followed by intensive layering to emulate the feel of a group of live players.
www.middlepillar.com /kobe   (224 words)

  
 GameSpot Forums - Sports Game Discussion - Kobe
Yeah, Kobe is very good, but not as good as He thinks he is. But as far as shooting percentage goes, you could use the same argument to say that AI isn't a good team-mate.
Kobe's averages 4.6 assists on the team which is not too shabby and he is second in assists.
Kobe is not better than A.I 4 assist is not good enough for the potential that kobe has and AI average average 7.3 assists per game i know what i talk aboout
www.gamespot.com /forums/show_msgs.php?topic_id=24401557   (7726 words)

  
 SI.com - - Friday December 24, 2004 10:24AM
Lakers management may have put its faith in Kobe but the records put their faith in Shaq, who's taken every team he's been on to the playoffs since his second year in the league.
Kobe Bryant was anything but a compliant student by the time coach Phil Jackson decided to leave the Lakers.
Although Kobe Bryant has said he felt Karl Malone was like a brother to him, Malone's alleged comments sure didn't make it seem like he was his brother's keeper.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /2004/scorecard/12/20/kobe.feuds   (1301 words)

  
 Robin Garr's Louisville Restaurant Guide / Kobe
Two slices of sweet potato and one of white potato, two green peppers, a mushroom, one floret each of cauliflower and broccoli and a thick onion slice, were all cloaked in a doughy breading that came dripping fat from the fryer.
A mound of crisp lettuce was topped with lots of crunchy bits of crisp-fried salmon skin, topped with shredded carrot and salmon roe, garnished with a few bits of shredded red cabbage and pea shoots, dressed with a light, warm vinegar sauce (the Japanese equivalent of German wilted salad?) and decorated with strips of carrot.
Kobe roll ($9.95) was an artful treat, and it was a pleasure to watch the artist at work as the chef wielded a large knife on a small cucumber.
www.louisvillehotbytes.com /kobe.shtml   (1734 words)

  
 Kobe Travel Guide
Kobe is the capital of Hyogo Prefecture and one of Japan's ten largest cities.
Kobe Port was one of the first Japanese ports to be opened to foreign trade in the late Edo Period, and the city remains one of Japan's more cosmopolitan cities.
In January 1995, Kobe was hit by the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake, which killed over 5000 people and destroyed tens of thousands of buildings.
www.japan-guide.com /e/e2159.html   (146 words)

  
 Kobe Earthquake   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Seismologists have a growing conviction that a phenomena wherein the amplitude of the wave is magnified at the border between soft and hard ground increased the damage.
Kobe, which suffered much of the damage, is built on a complex formation of various hardnesses of ground, ranging from the solid Rokko Mountain to the soft reclaimed land of Port Island.
Kobe Harbor deals the largest cargoes in Japan and has around 150 public quays, only 33 of them have survived the quake.
vathena.arc.nasa.gov /curric/land/kobe.html   (1238 words)

  
 Earthquake Effects in Kobe, Japan
Most of the damage done by earthquakes is due to their secondary effects, those not directly caused by fault movement, but resulting instead from the propagation of seismic waves away from the fault rupture.
The number of wood versus masonry buildings that collapsed in Kobe astonished most observers, as wood-frame structures are usually thought to be much better at resisting shear forces.
The Kobe port, having been constructed on two artificial islands made of relatively loose fill, and always water saturated, suffered widespread liquefaction and settlement, and was incapacitated for two months.
www.seismo.unr.edu /ftp/pub/louie/class/100/effects-kobe.html   (2350 words)

  
 $$$ Damon's Unofficial Kobe Bryant Homepage $$$
Kobe has become one of the fans' favorites at the age of nineteen.
Kobe also won the Nestle Crunch Slam Dunk during the 1997 NBA All-Star Weekend in Cleveland and participated in the Schick Rookie Game, posting a rookie game record 31 points and 8 rebounds.
In addition, Kobe Bryant, the All-Star Game's youngest player ever, showed why he's been christened the "next Michael Jordan" with a Jordanesque performance in the 48th annual matchup of NBA stars.
members.tripod.com /~ferrari98   (324 words)

  
 Kobe Skyscrapers, Architecture, Buildings, Real Estate, and Construction News
Kobe is divided into two sections by the Rokko Mountain Range: the southern part which faces the sea forms the urbanized area, while the western and northern sections, known collectively as the Seihokushin area, have become the scene for the construction of large-scale new towns that maintain harmony with their natural surroundings.
Kobe has a 3-tier structure: a port and industrial zone along the coast, residential areas on the hillsides, and mixed residential and commercial areas in the intermediate zone between the mountains and the sea.
The history of Kobe is as old as that of its port.
www.emporis.com /en/wm/ci/?id=100302   (339 words)

  
 Kobe Bryant Assault Case - Full Trial Coverage on Courttv.com
Attorneys in the sexual assault lawsuit against Kobe Bryant said Monday a long-awaited deposition by the NBA star was postponed, prompting speculation that a settlement is in the works.
Kobe Bryant's attorneys asked a judge Monday to make sure the NBA star doesn't have to answer questions about other "consensual relationships" as he defends himself against a civil lawsuit accusing him of rape.
NBA star Kobe Bryant was accused of sexually assaulting a 19-year-old hotel concierge in Edwards, Colo. The case against Bryant was dropped by prosecutors during jury selection after the accuser refused to testify.
www.courttv.com /trials/bryant   (1540 words)

  
 Kobe Bryant Biography
The Draft: Kobe Bryant was drafted out of Lower Merion High School as the 13th pick in the First Round of the 1996 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets.
Kobe was named after a "Kobe" steak listed on the menu of a Japanese restaurant or, depending on the source, was named for the Japanese Restaurant itself.
Kobe is fluent in Italian after spending eight childhood years in Italy, where father Joe was finishing his pro career.
incolor.inebraska.com /tombean/kobe-bryant.html   (468 words)

  
 Ventre: Shaq, Kobe are sports' biggest enemies - - MSNBC.com
Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal may be the biggest enemies in all of sports, writes NBCSports.com's Micahel Ventre.
Earlier reports mentioned Kobe’s allegation that other players had paid hush money, but this was the first time it was made public that Shaq was the individual paying a stack of jack in order to get his freak on with discretion.
There he was, frightened that his carefully constructed good-guy empire would crumble as soon as the term “sexual assault” hit the airwaves, and his response was to drop the name of a teammate in an attempt to charm the detectives and protect his own backside.
www.msnbc.msn.com /id/6135254   (1096 words)

  
 Kobe Travel Guide | Fodor's Online
Kobe is a sophisticated and cosmopolitan port city that is known throughout Japan for its international character.
Western-style houses built in the late 19th century are still inhabited by Kobe's foreign population, although others have been opened to the public as buildings of historical interest.
Kobe's port now handles more than 2 million containers a year and about 10,000 ships.
www.fodors.com /miniguides/mgresults.cfm?destination=kobe@184   (320 words)

  
 YouTube - Kobe Bryant 81
kobe is not a team player, the coach usually has to tell him to pass the ball for him to be a team player so all haters can suck my left nut
Take another look at this video and see that kobe's points were either on foul shots *which he earned* or on contested shots where he was fading quite often..
Kobe is the most clutch shooter in the NBA today...
www.youtube.com /watch?v=f7MqY_PlHwg   (444 words)

  
 Kobe Beef history, description and cooking instructions   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Kobe Beef, a type of beef that is well marbled, is a legendary delicacy of Japan.
Kobe Beef originated in the prefecture of Kobe in Japan.
Kobe Beef does not suffer because, like ice cream, that is meant to be frozen, it has such a high percentage of marbled fat that the flavor and texture are not changed by freezing.
www.morganranchinc.com /ranch/kobebeef.html   (408 words)

  
 Kobe Beef FAQ
Kobe Beef is a legendary delicacy of Japan, a type of beef that is so well marbled that it goes right off the charts for Prime grading in any other country.
I have been exhaustively researching the topic of Kobe Beef in the hopes of purchasing one of those legendary cattle for about a year, since I had heard that they were ranched successfully in the United States for sale to a hungry Japanese market.
So they have the cattle raised to their exactingly specified Kobe standards, and they actually fabricate the carcasses in Kobe, making them legally "Kobe Beef" even though the cattle were actually born, bred and fed somewhere else.
members.tripod.com /~BayGourmet/wagyu.html   (1449 words)

  
 AskMen.com - Kobe Bryant
Kobe Bryant is the kind of young athlete that everyone knew was going to be a superstar one day.
For a while, the Los Angeles Laker seemed to be another draft bust, after causing a storm of controversy when he chose to forgo college to turn pro.
Kobe Bryant was born August 23rd, 1978, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
www.askmen.com /men/sports/33_kobe_bryant.html   (686 words)

  
 Kobe Bryant, K.O.B.E.
It's not that "K.O.B.E." is catchy, because it's not.
The spots are funny because they figure Kobe, himself a youngster, as the wily veteran, and because he is tough and unforgiving in a whimsical context.
The ad trumpets Kobe's game, to be sure, but it does so with a touch of irony that seems to say, "yeah, I know what it's like to get out ahead of yourself." Like Ice Cube, he walks a line between playing around and keepin' it real.
www.sportsjones.com /kobe.htm   (1893 words)

  
 Feel KOBE [Kobe Arima Hot Springs Travel Guide]
Kobe, a greenery sightseeing city having the exotic atmosphere
Kobe is known as a city having a unique style with the exotic atmosphere in Japan, which has been affected by the foreign cultures and flourished as the international port since old days.
Arima has plenty places of see which convey good old days in Japan and Kobe is positioned as one of the most popular sightseeing cities.
www.feel-kobe.jp /english   (259 words)

  
 Book Kobe Hotels with Local Support and Rates
Merging the finest in Japanese tradition with a full array of luxurious amenities, a stay at the Hotel Okura Kobe is an adventure in refined elegance and magnificent hospitality.
The finest cuisine is skilfully prepared and served amidst the beauty of a tasteful interior overlooking a breathtaking harbour view and exquisite Japanese garden.
Kobe Tokyu Inn has 60 well appointed rooms.
www.stayxs.com /new/booking/hotel_list.asp?wsid=662&subid=7&cityid=647   (282 words)

  
 KOBE, Japan - Seattle Sister City
KOBE, Japan's seventh largest city, is the capital of Hyogo Prefecture on the main island of Honshu.
Kobe is a model for other Japanese cities, having preserved its historic homes, gardens, and temples while rapidly expanding its industrial base.
In turn, Kobe Mayor Miyazaki led a delegation to Seattle of 100 Kobe citizens with dancers and musicians.
www.cityofseattle.net /oir/Kobe.htm   (203 words)

  
 ESPN.com: SPORTSNATION - Chat-3838
Prosecutors are elected officials and I think the best course from the prosecutor in many cases in light of the considerations they have to function under, is to take the close cases to trial.
There is no way, unless you are in the courtroom everyday and see every piece of evidence and hear every word of testimony, and even more important in a case like this, the demeanor and credibility of the witnesses, that you can know what the verdict should be.
John Pineau: Yeah, I think Kobe Bryant may be able to get a fair trial in Eagle County and if he can't, the judge will put it in a county where he can.
proxy.espn.go.com /chat/chatESPN?event_id=3838   (2831 words)

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