When things go wrong, as they always do, I’ll keep an eye on how your government works or doesn’t to keep your trust.I’ll be doing all that on this blog, of course, but you can also follow me on Twitter and get longer takes on current events. Political news right here. Dealings to wade into.

On top of all that, the military is girding for another social revolution that might take some getting used to inside the cheek to jowl confines of submarines: allowing gays and lesbians to serve openly in the ranks. “They’re always bellyaching, and they always hate change. But I think the men are going to be better at all these changes than they’re willing to let on.”.

Also means that whenever we present someone’s words verbatim in text, we encase them within quotes or, in an audio report, make it clear that we are using the source’s wording. If we paraphrase for space or clarity, we transparently credit the source of the ideas. And we don’t lightly edit quotes just to avoid putting them in quotes; we use brackets, ellipses and other signals to make clear we’ve changed what someone said.

Instead of “How do we stop the ivory trade?” they should ask: “How do we make elephants valuable enough that people have an incentive to be careful stewards, rather than careless exterminators?” But they don’t, perhaps because a conservation ideology fueled by Western and particularly American opposition to commercial use has misled those who wish to save elephants. (American conservationists generally oppose relying on market forces to preserve wildlife.) A second possibility is less benign: An international ivory ban is expected to substitute for effective law enforcement at the national level and to cover up decades of mismanagement and corruption. Regardless of motives, a government ban on a valued commodity never wholly eliminates demand.

Nagin said that about 30,000 travel trailers had been requested by New Orleans residents, and almost 12,000 trailers were already occupied. (An additional 18,000 were in the process of being leased. Of these, about 6,500 would be located on group sites.

Don’t try to park near bear lake unless you’re there super early and just park at the park and ride and take the shuttle. However, i was there last weekend around the same time and the park and ride lot was almost completely full. Didn’t wanna deal with that and left..

Colby”. Colby settled in the town of Cassadaga Florida in 1880. He filed for a homestead grant, and in 1884 was awarded the 145 acres which soon became the Cassadaga Spiritual Camp. The Texas cases were identified as part of the follow up to the state’s first case of likely local Zika spread, announced Nov. 28. The additional patients live close to the first patient, a Brownsville resident.

1. A 2010 New York Times profile detailed how her parents “entered Nikki and her sister in the Little Miss Bamberg pageant. The judges of the contest, one that crowned one black queen and one white queen, were so flummoxed that they simply disqualified Nikki and her sister, Simran but not before Nikki, about 5, sang ‘This Land Is Your Land.’ “.

The controversy over family separation has accomplished at least one useful thing. It is an act of inhumanity by the Trump administration so gross so rotting, worm ridden and hair covered that many evangelical Christian leaders have refused to swallow it. Even Franklin Graham, awakened momentarily from his ideological slumbers, has called the practice “disgraceful.”.

Edward St. John, a real estate executive and philanthropist from Baltimore who gives heavily to GOP candidates, was Gillespie’s top donor in the most recent period at $50,000. Gillespie reported about 3,600 donors in total.. Continue reading want to create alternatives to traditional publishers. We are in the midst of shaping our next innovative steps in pursuit of maximal openness and transparency in research communication, and assessing what changes we need to make as an organization. Some of these changes will likely go unnoticed outside of PLOS.

After six days, John Wells couldn’t wait to leave. On the cruise’s final afternoon, he and Anne sat on their balcony as the Epic chased the sun toward Miami. The sky was a bright subtropical blue, marred only by the diesel exhaust unfurling from the Epic’s smokestacks.

At least he’ll be in one museum. Having played only nine years, Weaver is ineligible for the Baseball Hall of Fame, which requires a minimum of ten years of service to join its hallowed halls. The numbers he was putting up when his career was abruptly aborted suggest he was on course for consideration.

Perhaps it’s not surprising that they fought amongst themselves (Avory famously produced 16 stitches on Dave Davies’ head with the pedal of his hi hat on stage in Wales) and others (“Dedicated Follower of Fashion” came after Ray had a fistfight with a fashion designer and decided to turn his anger into music). The band’s rowdy reputation reportedly led to an American Federation of Musicians’ ban on the Kinks performing in the States for four years between ’65 and ’69. So the musicians could not tour to support their music when they were at one of their creative peaks in the biggest music market in the world..

While we’re on the subject of bridal shoes. What do you think about saving one’s bridal shoes? I think it sweet to save one’s bridal shoes. I hope that someday in the future those shoes will again have the chance to be worn. Since losing his wife, Seth has kept busy running the Harper family’s renovation business and flying way under the social radar. But when Brianna hires him to convert her aging dream home into a romantic B and B, working together presents a heart stopping temptation Seth never saw coming. With guilt and grief his only companions for so long, he’ll have to step out of the past long enough to recognize the beautiful life Brianna and he could build together..

In the days when Olympic swimmer Johnny Weissmuller filled the loincloth, the films were shot on backlots, with location footage (often shot for other movies) spliced in. The most recent live action iteration to become a hit, 1984’s (deep breath) Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes, went for vrit and grandeur, filming on location in Cameroon and Scotland. But the wheel of time has spun back ’round to the lot: Though some backgrounds for Tarzan ’16 were filmed in Gabon, everything involving the actors was shot at Warner Bros.

The person who wrote the original post (upon re re reading) comes off as a late teens emotionally charged individual (which we all are in our teens, it your brains fault). Coming to terms with not wearing your bleeding heart on your sleeve. Which is fair advice in some context, I don need your sob story when I walk by you, barely know you and say “good morning”.

The dark tinting you describe does not offer any protection on its own. You can have clear lenses that are fully uv protective. In fact, if for whatever reason the lenses on a pair of sunglasses are not uv protective, the dark tinting would actually be harmful, as it induces your pupils to dilate and allow in more uv rays..

Choose colors that suit your shape. A pear shaped woman may want to stick to darker colors on the bottom half, and lighter shades up top. This tends to give the look of balance. I didn start writing my first novel until age 26 (no, I am 29 yet and it is STILL NOT FINISHED. However, I fervently blame my having two babies back to back and my DH being in law school for that. I digress).You are so courageous.

At first you’d think that Chito was engaged purely in a recycling business. Just like the man in the short film, Chito left his house at night on his trisikad. He would go around picking up trash from the fast food chains around the city. Unless we increase our capacity to use water wisely in agriculture, we will fail to end hunger and we will open the door to a range of other ills, including drought, famine and political instability.In many parts of the world, water scarcity is increasing and rates of growth in agricultural production have been slowing. At the same time, climate change is exacerbating risk and unpredictability for farmers, especially for poor farmers in low income countries who are the most vulnerable and the least able to adapt.These interlinked challenges are increasing competition between communities and countries for scarce water resources, aggravating old security dilemmas, creating new ones and hampering the achievement of the fundamental human rights to food, water and sanitation. With nearly 1billion people hungry and some 800million still lacking a safe supply of freshwater, there is much we must do to strengthen the foundations of local, national, and global stability.Guaranteeing sustainable food and water security for all will require the full engagement of all sectors and actors.

“The tremendous response we received last year in Boston from the poster contest proved that kids were eager to participate. If they are drawing the message, we know they are learning the message. This year we are proud to be running the poster contest in 10 states reaching students about skin cancer prevention,” said Shonda Schilling.

So where does that leave us with respect to the question posed in the headline? As Sullum points out, over the past six years, adoption comprised only 3 percent of total federal forfeitures. But that includes all federal forfeitures, including criminal. Criminal forfeitures are less troubling, because they require an actual conviction in order to seize property.

In 2006, the Supreme Court ruled inHudson v. It’s meant to deter illegal searches. Writing for a5 to 4majority, Justice Antonin Scalia said thatalthough the knock and announce rule is indeed part of the Fourth Amendment, excluding evidence from raids in which police failed to abide by itwas too extreme of a remedy forsuch a minor violation.

This is not to deny that impaired driving is a huge problem drunk driving alone killed over 10,000 Americans in 2012, and texting related accidents have soared in recent years. So how best to deal with marijuana impaired driving as more states legalize the drug? States should begin by separating marijuana DUI from alcohol DUI so researchers can better study legalization’s effects. When deciding punishments, legislators should take into consideration the relative danger of various forms of impairment, from texting to marijuana to alcohol.

Having tried hers on, they have the nicest view I seen. I don think she would have gotten custom polarised frames/lenses from anywhere else for cheaper, that also look good. They cost around $145. More islands are embracing the zero waste philosophy. On Rapa Nui travelers refill their reusable water bottles at water stations around the island. In Hawaii a bill to ban polystyrene food containers is being debated.

Absolutely want biological children, reveals the 25 year old beauty, who is stepmom to her husband Brian Austin Green son Kassius, 9. Always wanted kids. It just about the timing. WANG: Well, besides what exactly was used to cause the explosion, we don’t know what exactly the connection is between the explosion and the secondary device. We don’t know who did it. And police say they’re looking, scanning through surveillance video.

Cancellations and Refundsa. Cancellations. You can cancel your subscription at any time by going to My Account. YG fancies himself a reporter. He speaks on what he’s seen and experienced growing up in Compton, so he balanced the expected delivery of favorites such as “BPT,” the ode to his home town, or “My N ” and “Who Do You Love?” with the introspection of “Blacks Browns.” On the latter, he and rapper Sad Boy spoke to the discrimination levied against the African American and Hispanic communities. It was the perfect segue into the tour’s namesake..

And no I’m not afraid of foxes getting the cats, the idea that they would is a myth; foxes are shy and timid and no match for a cat. A fox face to face with a cat that its cornered will be facing a cat with its claws out and the fox will come off worse every time. The only reason a rural fox would go after chickens is when the fox is desperate for food chickens can be easy prey, and they’re not as much of a threat to rabbits as people might think as a rabbit can easily outrun a fox..

Clinton doesn’t know why. Mr. Turkey’s secular way of life, Democratic governance, its connections to the West, membership to NATO all of that makes Turkey an anathema to ISIS. And this war was bound to happen. The question was not if, it was when.

Though the hourlong department meetings often start out with a line by line analysis of spending, the conversation grows more expansive over time. An analysis of multiple medical calls to the Fire Department, for example, leads to a discussion about whether it would be more cost effective to purchase a third ambulance. A review of the costs for a police dispatcher’s pregnancy leave leads to an update on efforts to build a joint dispatch system for police and fire.

There were dramatically overcast skies with just a bit of early evening sun glinting off the water. Boats sailed along the waterway and historic buildings were visible in the distance.Inside, small tables covered in white linen were sprinkled throughout but the only munchies your pooler could see were breadsticks. Where pray tell were the canapes? Perhaps they arrived after your pool was ushered into the auditorium.The delegations arrived and sat grouped together stage right.

None of the Green Bay or Chicago players appeared to be kneeling during the anthem, a form of protest in which more than 200 players engaged on Sunday, when every NFL game was marked by anthem demonstrations. Reports from Lambeau indicated that most of the 81,000 plus fans in attendance did not link arms, as some saluted and many stood with their hands over their hearts. As players linked arms on their respective sidelines,some fans reportedly booed, although others at the stadiumreported that they did not hear any booing..

HOLMES: Years later, some people will tell you that the whole thing is pretty corny the rich young woman with a dastardly fiance, the brave young dreamer who sweeps her off her feet, the nude sketch, the descent into steerage, where all the real fun is had. But most of the second half of the film nearly an hour and a half of screen time concerns the sinking of the ship after it collides with the iceberg. Apologies for what is perhaps the greatest spoiler in history..

NO offence mate but by your logic, “Casey doesn owe you anything”. Well nobody SAID he did”. I can use that logic for debate as well. I really feel like Sonja feels lonely and cast aside since her divorce. I think she feels unwanted and undesirable so she overcompensates. She doesn seem to have a purpose and she doesn have much freedom in her choices (financially, with her daughter, everything wrapped up in her (still pending???) settlement, not being able to sell her townhouse despite listing it more than once, being on the outs with her friends, having issues with sobriety (no judgement)).

Welcome! So very sorry for the devastating things you have endured, I couldn’t imagine the pain you must have felt. But I am really glad you’ve decided to join us here. This sub is always great for a good laugh throughout the day. Unfortunately, none of this advice is truly helpful: the perfect bracket is not going to happen. You are about 100 times more likely to hit the jackpot playing Powerball twice in a row than you are to hit a perfect bracket. Everyone in the world could learn how to pick a bracket skillfully, then submit 100 million brackets each, and there would still be less than a 50% chance that one of those 700 quadrillion brackets would hit perfectly..

His claim has become notorious in pain research circles, and even Derbyshire says he thinks he may have overstepped. Sometimes regret that I pushed it out quite that far, he concedes. Really, who knows when the light finally switches on? FACT, may not be a single moment when consciousness, or the potential to experience pain, is turned on, Nicholas Fisk wrote with Vivette Glover, a colleague at Imperial College, in a volume on early pain edited by Anand.

By Ray La Raja October 9, 2013This is a guest post by University of Massachusetts political scientist Ray La Raja. Federal Election Commission, a case that many prominent commentators claim will lead to the most significant campaign finance decision since Citizens United in 2010. In reality, this case is unlikely to change much about money in politics..

He applied for food stamps and broke his contract with Verizon to get a cheaper, pay as you go phone. His electrical company nearly cut him off before a friend helped him make the minimum payment. His Internet remains connected, but that’s the next to go.

I wore platform shoes, flares, maxi dresses and had a frizzy perm. I remember it well!!!!!Ah the 80s. New Romantics, Duran Duran, Spandau Ballet, Human League, Wham!, Adam and the Ants, S Express, Frankie, Gary Numan, Depeche Mode, Madonna, Stock, Aitken and Waterman, mullet haircuts, ra ra skirts, puffball skirts, shoulder pads, Dallas, Dynasty, Star Trek: The Next Generation, The A Team, Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy, Blakes 7, Into the Labyrinth, Margaret Thatcher, Charles and Diana’s wedding, Andrew and Fergie’s wedding, Falklands, raising of the Mary Rose, unemployment, miners strike..

To address this, we going to put a window in our firewall. Each month, NPR journalists will get access to a list of our financial supporters primarily, philanthropic foundations and corporations; but also individuals who have given major donations. Basically, these will be updates of information that is already in NPR annual reports.

But now that Dr. Ricardo Martinez, administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, is calling driving under the influence a “violent crime,” perhaps the House of Representatives will stop taking the side of the booze merchants and pass the 0.08% limit, a moderate standard that is now law in 16 states and the District of Columbia, including California.The President’s War on Drugs: No Frontal Attack on AlcoholMarch 10, 1990The March 3 article “Bush to Hollywood: Tell Truth About Drugs” revealed the President’s pusillanimous approach to dealing with drugs and their television industry purveyors. Nancy Reaganlike, he never once mentioned alcohol the drug killing more young Americans in the 15 24 age category than any other.

But Now the Business Is Sliding, and the Family Has Been Rocked by Murder. ALAN PRENDERGAST, Alan Prendergast, a Denver based free lancer, wrote “The Poison Tree” (Avon)HANDMADE : One From the Heart KARRE SLAFKINMUSIC : She Whistles While She Works SONDRA FARRELL BAZRODFITNESS : The Perfect Body in Four Minutes Karre SlafkinDona VioletaDona VioletaDona VioletaHANDMADE : Authentically Amish NANCY D. ROBERTSFOOD : Salad Alive! JUDITH SIMSSHOPTALK : In Fine Feathers J.

You right, there are huge education problems and not everyone needs a bachelor degree. It completely ridiculous that our society demands that. However none of that is relevant to what I said, calm your hate boner.. “Our solid second quarter results are a testament to our focus on making the use of prescription drugs safe and more affordable,” stated George Paz, president, chief executive officer and chairman. “We are making advances in driving pharmacy related waste out of the healthcare system, while improving health outcomes. We remain positive on the underlying trends and opportunities in our space and remain confident in our ability to improve health outcomes and drive out waste meeting the needs of our clients, lowering costs and generating exceptional shareholder value,”.

Onfroy’s early death will likely do little to still the controversy stirred up by his improbable cannonball into the mainstream. The rapper’s popularity put pop musicin a moral bind, a hip hop version of the ongoing debates swirling around film directors Roman Polanski and Woody Allen: How can you celebrate the work of an artist accused of such deplorable acts?But forOnfroy, violence and legal problems did not ride in after his success, the way Tupac Shakur was consumed by the mythology he celebrated in his verses. The South Florida native’s rootless life was marked by rage from thestart..

In reading through the congressional report, one point jumped out at me. Energy policy. Numerous posts, for example, directly targeted the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). Charlie Hebdo gained notoriety in 2006 for its portrayal of a sobbing Muhammad, under the headline “Mahomet dbord par les intgristes” (“Muhammad overwhelmed by fundamentalists”). Within its pages, the magazine published 12 cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad, bringing unprecedented condemnation from the Muslim world. The French Council for the Muslim Faith eventually sued the weekly for the cartoon.

Although Franzen later apologized for his comments and appeared on Oprah’s show, it was clear that in his mind, being associated with women and, thus, frivolity took away from the book’s literary merit and made it less appealing to a male audience. An Oprah sticker was akin to the book having a pink cover.For the record, Ilovemy book’s pink cover. I think it helps to communicate exactly what I wanted: that this is a story about a girl reckoning with what it means to become a woman.

I do an educational piece about female condoms . Letting them know that everything still works, I still want to have sex, and to make me comfortable and confident, here I am using this female condom to protect myself and my partner. I am very much afraid of being reinfected with another strain of HIV, but I’m still very much alive and wanting to be sexually active, and I don’t want HIV to stop me from being comfortable with it..

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Im certain youll have no issues finding what youre looking for in Bruges. There was a redditor who had posted up in here about their trip to Belgium and Ghent was one of them. I would love to give credit where credit is due so hopefully he sees this post but this was the one pic that inspired me to want to visit Ghent some day.

Hefner had found a niche in the market for men’s publications, which was then dominated by hunting, shooting and fishing periodicals.The second issue saw the appearance of the bow tie wearing rabbit, which was designed by the magazine’s art director Art Paul. It would appear on a host of products over the following decades.Finest contemporary writingIn response to a flood of angry letters, Hefner replied: “If it was wrong to persecute heterosexuals in a homosexual society then the reverse is wrong too.”In later years he would become an advocate for same sex marriage describing it as “a fight for all our rights”.Hefner’s editorial stance was in tune with the changes in society as the magazine campaigned for liberal drugs laws and the right to abortion.For the next 20 years, Playboy dominated its market, with circulation peaking at over seven million in the early 1970s, when a survey suggested that a quarter of all male college students in America were buying the magazine.At the time it contained some of the finest contemporary writing in the magazine market, with Saul Bellow, Arthur C Clarke, Norman Mailer and Gore Vidal among the regular contributors.Luxury and indulgenceThe articles appeared sandwiched between the obligatory photographs of beautiful women, although far more tastefully shot than many of Playboy’s more downmarket competitors.The centre spread entitled Playmate of the Month featured some famous names including Jayne Mansfield and Pamela Anderson, while other celebrities, including Bo Derek, Kim Basinger, Farrah Fawcett and Madonna, have been happy to pose for the magazine.The photographs of Jayne Mansfield provoked Hefner’s arrest and a prosecution for obscenity in 1963 but the jury was unable to reach a verdict.Hefner set out to exploit the success of his magazine with the opening of the first Playboy club in Chicago in 1960, which introduced the Playboy bunny waitresses.The relaxation of gaming laws in the UK opened up another opportunity and Hefner opened three casinos in the UK. By 1981 they were contributing all of Playboy’s worldwide profits.At this time Hefner was living a life of luxury and indulgence in his two Playboy mansions, accompanied by an ever changing cast of celebrities and pneumatic girlfriends, and shuttling between them in his personalised DC9, the Big Bunny..

The new policy will apply till Jan. 15 a two week trial run to see if it works. The verdict, so far, is unclear: Critics are skeptical the policy will actually reduce pollution levels, particularly in January, when Delhi’s pollution is at its worst owing to the heavy fog.

Eventually they left, after making me swear not to tell anyone of course. I clean myself up and immediately begin drinking heavily. My roommate Robin decided to confront me about what happened; she’d heard most of it through the shitty college apartment walls and assumed I was the one who had initiated everything, wanted it, etc..

There were no technical complications during novel stent deployment, such as migration, occlusion, etc. Favorable angiographic outcome, such as complete aneurysm thrombosis, was observed in 50% of group3, and there was no favorable outcome in both group2 and 3. Recanalization rate of group1, 2, and 3 is 50% (n = 3), 100% (n = 6), and 66% (n = 4), respectively.

I learned early on never to make eye contact. It’s simply safer that way! Be polite in a distracted sort of way, never stop for small talk with the street denizens and always carry pepper spray. Running the tavern gauntlet every night taught me to be aloof, be wary and be outta there as quickly as possible.

I laughed, went back to the browser to re read the comment to make sure I was doing the same thing, then also read your comment. So I thought I try it again and screenshot it this time and now its showing check for updates, update settings, advanced update options and search the web for up. No office upload center shown..

A deep cheer went right up through these thousands of people there are people here. Who are not happy with just an opinion of course people who believe that their faith tradition or their. Fundamental belief about marriage and family that this contradicts that.

“Awareness that the Government may be watching chills associational and expressive freedoms. And the Government’s unrestrained power to assemble data that reveal private aspects of identity is susceptible to abuse. The net result is that GPS monitoring by making available at a relatively low cost such a substantial quantum of intimate information about any person whom the Government, in its unfettered discretion, chooses to track may ‘alter the relationship between citizen and government in a way that is inimical to democratic society.’ “.

The comments on a post about this controversy over at the blog Frog and Toad are Still Friends has turned into a compelling discussion of whether children should be exposed to media that doesn align with their families beliefs. Since The Golden Compass is a critically acclaimed novel, one that has won several esteemed literary awards, some argue that it a shame to keep children from a piece of excellent literature for the sake of shielding them from beliefs that challenge their own, that if we done our best to imbue our children with strong beliefs, they will not be swayed by something they watch or read. Others claim that it a parent obligation to keep her children from exploring media that isn in keeping with the morals of their household..

And 143 of them voted for the spending bill that appropriated the funds laid out in that budget. While a debt ceiling hike with no strings attached was always going to be unpopular among Republicans, by voting against it, many members contradicted their support for the Murray Ryan budget. Reps.

Federal prosecutors say the bombing of a soccer team bus in Dortmund, Germany, was carried out by a man apparently attempting to manipulate the team stock for profit. The 28 year old man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder, among other things. Much for the supposed involvement that had been the subject of earlier news reports..

Thanks. Don know why I got downvoted to hell though. I read the book and Eisman started out in equity research, though eventually lateralling into a Morgan Stanley office (where he might been a hedge fund manager, again my bad). Whitney to raise money for a park. PERLMANTeen Ager Says He Was Brutalized by Police : Law enforcement: Lawyers for youth file legal claims against city and county. They also demand an investigation of Juvenile Hall medical practices.

The deal was sweetened even further by making the Cadillac Tax fully refundable once it is reintroduced. The bill also includes a one year delay of a tax on health insurance plans that increases the overall cost of buying coverage pushed by Democrats. It also maintains a previous rider blocking funding for a program, known as “risk corridors,” meant to shield insurers from heavy losses during the transition to Obamacare.

If you have any questions please reach out. I lived in Redondo Beach for 2 years and then moved back to Delaware. Cheers!. The inflatable surface of a Bossaball Court is typically fifty yards in length and thirty yards wide. In the middle of each court is a volleyball net. It must be around ten feet high.

Evatt opposed the Menzies government’s attempt to ban the Communist Party, and when the people rejected the proposed ban in a referendum. Those who voted no included some of the fiercest of cold warriors, such as the Catholic Archbishop of Melbourne, Daniel Mannix. Santamaria, who supported Menzies.).

When we make it better there be less scrutiny and probably fewer distractions. To that. Finally someone in a position of power admits the reality.. Do not store honey in the refrigerator. Refrigerator temperatures cause honey to crystallize very quickly. Has your honey crystallized? If honey crystallizes, remove the lid and place the jar in warm water until the crystals dissolve, stir it a few times while in a warm water bath.