The issue took on new relevancy this week when a leaked Pentagon study due to President Obama on Dec. 1 suggested that there would be little risk in repealing the measure, which Congress passed in 1993. The Supreme Court on Friday declined a Republican gay rights group’s request to stop enforcement of the ban while a lower court reviews its constitutionality..
As a rule, we blanch when sports figures or those associated with them speak out about anything but sports. To wit: Any time any athlete gets political. No one wants to hear what they have to say. But Cruz did talk for an impressive 21 hours. To fill it, heveered off topic every once in a while. He chatted to no one in particular about how much he likes White Castle burgers, Ashton Kutcher, “Duck Dynasty,” the shower scene in “Psycho” and doing Darth Vader impressions.
Versus 62.16 minutes in the non “pseudo occlusion” group (p = 0.07). The rate of ECASS Parenchymal Hematoma Type 2 was 4.8% in the “pseudo occlusion” group versus 4% in the non “pseudo occlusion” group. 90 day follow up mRS was available in 20 “pseudo occlusion” patients and 19 non”pseudo occlusion” patients.
How are people rationalizing this move? At Young best I don think he can have anywhere as near as high of a ceiling as WCJ. He a undersized shoot first guard who had a hot streak, certainly compelling as a scorer to some degree, but he showed no other real skills that will show up at the NBA level. People like a Steph Curry comparison but he more akin to Trey Burke or Jimmer.
Curly Haugland, a GOP national committeeman from North Dakota, told Morning Edition on Thursday of his interpretation of party rules. Not for the first time, Haugland declared that party rules do not bind any delegate to vote for any particular candidate. But the reality of the rules is that primary votes are “absolutely irrelevant” come convention time..
ALEXANDER VERSHBOW: Well, we saw, particularly in the last two years, that Russia seems to have abandoned a lot of the agreements that it helped to negotiate involving respect for sovereignty, territorial integrity; don’t change borders by force very basic rules of international system like that. It violated all of them in its aggression against Ukraine, and its continuing to violate them with its support for this illegal insurgency in eastern Ukraine. Charter.
“You know, it’s a terrible thing, no community should ever have to go through what Flint has gone through, but I’m also looking at the possibility of what can come out of this. And I’ve always believed in Flint, I’m excited about the potential, and you know, we’ve got to get this fixed. But there is a lot to look forward to in the city of Flint.