His basketball team, the Riverside King, had just lost 68-60 to Compton Dominguez, and the 6-foot-7 forward dropped in 17 points.
Unless, apparently, the superstar in question is a black woman from Compton, California.
An N.W.A. biopic titled Straight Outta Compton will hit theaters across America in 2015.
The English grave he shares with his parents in Compton, Surrey, has been neglected.
In Compton, lives like that of their older sister Yetunde are lost in gunfire countless times a day.
Jim is going to see the sheriff when he gets back to Compton and have the officer look into this bridge affair.
I said I wanted to see Mr. Compton, and had got a letter for him.
A moment later Jimmy entered, and Compton showed him the note.
While Mr. Compton was reading the letter, I had leisure to look at him, and at his room.
After an hour spent in the examination, Mr. Compton came to business.
American physicist who showed that when particles of light (called photons) collide with other particles, such as electrons, they lose energy and momentum and the light's wavelength increases. For his discovery of this phenomenon (which became known as the Compton effect) he shared the 1927 Nobel Prize for physics with Charles Wilson. He also discovered the electrical nature of cosmic rays.