That included the Soviet Union, which had begun pressing for smallpox eradication in 1958. “The Russians were convinced this was a burden no advanced nation should tolerate,” Historian and University of California, Berkeley professor Elena Conis observes in a recent piece for the magazine Distillations. “The proposal was as selfish as it was altruistic; if smallpox didn’t exist in poorer or less powerful nations, it wouldn’t find its way into more powerful ones.”.

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Collect pictures, quotes, fits, lookbooks, links, anything that you feel looks good or works. Do this as often as you can and try to label everything you can by brand or ideas so you understand what exactly you’re looking at. Some good ideas include writing what you like(d) about that picture so you can start to form ideas of things you do and don’t like.

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In audio released by WLS, police said the victim was responsive. “He just moved on the camera, moved his head from side to side and his arms, so he is not dead,” an officer said, according to the station. Monday in an area where there is “ongoing gang conflict.” Police said that the shooting stemmed from a dispute at an overnight party and that at least four victims are known to them.

One of the classic symptoms of migraine headaches, photophobia caused by bright lights can affect people with migraines in multiple ways. Bright light or glare, like florescent light or the reflection of sun off of a car’s window, triggers between 30 and 60 percent of migraine attacks. Pink tinted glasses can help this particular cause of photophobia, although this may draw quips about the wearer’s tendency to look at their world through rose colored glasses..

He turned around and danced back then someone started shooting at him. I downed that man and ran inside after my new friend who just scored his goal. As I turned the corner I danced to assure him it was me and he danced back. The harmful thing would be if the mom forces her to use it and suri doesn really want it. As we cn see, suri might have been the one who insisted she wants lipstick. So we can summarize with 3 Questions.

Honestly, do we even feel hot in them? We don’t sweat in them right? We just look hot, I mean sexy hot, lol! Even with the scorching sun, we walk with our fave jeans on. I used to not only limited myself with blue denims, but I also had the coloured ones and one favourite too is the brown jeans I had. Being in a country with winter season (Canada), I still wear my jeans on winter months and all year round.

Brady took the extraordinary step of addressing the league’s competition committee as it considered rules changes during the offseason that year. “The thing is, every quarterback likes it a little bit different,” Brady, who had reached out to Manning and Jake Plummer, said (via the Sun Sentinel). “Some like them blown up a little bit more, some like them a little more thin, some like them a little more new, some like them really broken in.” In 2006, the majority of the league’s 32 QBs were on board with the rule change, The Post’s Mark Maske wrote in late November 2006..

“The cutoff period of this bill at around six weeks simply does not work for women. The timing essentially makes it an almost complete ban on abortions in our state,” Thompson said in a written statement. “It’s also important to note that the exceptions in the law are essentially non exceptions.

The priest was invoking it to remind the congregation of all the different ways their traditions needed to live on: a symbol of faith in the face of religious and cultural assimilation. Catholicism places a lot of symbolism in food: loaves and fishes. The body and blood of Christ.

This may sound logical at first, but it quickly falls apart when put under any amount of scrutiny. The campaign’s central message rested on the false assumption that legalization inevitably leads to more use and abuse, failed to recognize differences between the three drugs and refused to address that its arguments logically led to banning alcohol and tobacco. Of course, this couldn’t be farther from the truth: about half of Americans admit to having used marijuana at least once, including 7.5 percent 20 million people who are regular consumers.

First, freedom of religion is more than the narrowly constructed freedom of worship that progressives often think it is. Bakeries or a flower shops, for some at least, are as much places that require protection for the free exercise of religion as is a church. For many people of faith, left or right, the free expression of religion is a 24/7 thing..

I not sure that this is a problem in real life. Id of some kind will always be passed along in some way. I guess encrypting them might do something? But at the end of the day it just a URL and someone could paste it into the browser and get access to the contract.

After Obama won the 2008 election, foreclosure aid became a major tenet of the incoming administration’s economic agenda. In January 2009, when Obama wanted Congress to release the second round of bailout money, his top economic advisor, Larry Summers, wrote a letter to congressional Democrats. In the letter, Summers made a lot of firm commitments, promising both legal changes and lots of funding to fight foreclosures.

CORNISH: But Scott, this president has a mixed record in North Carolina, right? I mean he barely won the state in his first White House bid eight years ago. Then he lost it to Mitt Romney in 2012. So why do they think it makes sense to have him in North Carolina?.

“He made sure he took care of me for many years. I was a little scared of his celebrity, frankly, up front. And he recognized that, and we wanted to maintain a stable, normal relationship that was good for him and it was good for me. That was a GOP wave year, and he faced a scandal plagued Democratic nominee. It’s a different story in this presidential year. He’s facing Democrat Tammy Duckworth, a two term representative and Iraq veteran who lost both her legs in a helicopter crash.

Either an interview with lawmakers. Or with the law enforcement. There’s a possibility and that’s because you’re seeing again a crescendo of voices not only coming from the public. Both sides are clearly committed to making a maximum effort to get a nuclear agreement by July 20, and a good accord is within reach. Despite the expectations of many observers, remarkable headway has been made. Iran has already met most of the demands of the six nations involved in the talks, and the sides are working to establish a practical time frame for Iran to comply with limits on its nuclear program under extraordinary monitoring and safeguards.

This weekend, I finally decided to try it with my CO2 laser and was amazed by the results. Much cleaner, faster, and more reliable. I was able to etch the traces AND cut the board outline and drill holes in a fraction of the time it used to take. “I sat up on that hill pregnant with my son,” said Romero, 63 and trim in her Brooklyn Dodgers shirt a reminder of the provenance of the team before it moved to Los Angeles. “I’ve been here every opening day since they built this stadium.”So of course, Romero, an administrative assistant who lives in Highland Park, was there Tuesday for the Dodgers’ home opener. Along with her husband, assorted family members and friends all dressed in various iterations of Dodger blue she picked a spot in a parking lot, splayed open the back of her Ford Explorer and unwrapped chicken sandwiches and chips and drinks for a casual pregame party.

Of course, one could argue that perhaps even vulnerable Dems should consider supporting the EPA regs on the merits. And on the politics, the League of Conservation Voters recently commissioned polling that showed voters overwhelmingly trust the EPA over Congress (which remains woefully unpopular) to set regulations on carbon pollution. But the politics of this, unfortunately, might not turn on the details, since Republicans will be using the EPA regs to make a broader case about government and the economy, at a time when economic anxiety is widespread, in regions where Obama is very unpopular.

They will mirror the same comforting they have recieved from parents at a very young age. They just don get a chance to hone and practice that basic skill and they don have good role models.DesignatedFailures 1 points submitted 1 day agoParents talk and try to communicate with their children long before they ever reach the milestone of being able to speak. Being exposed to speech is a necessary requisite for learning to speech.

With another big demonstration planned for Feb. 4, the protesters haven’t been totally shut out. One organizer, Vladimir Ryzhkov, appeared on a late night talk show, and because that was so rare, the program got a huge 25 percent ratings share in Moscow.

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Indeed, the religious conservatives stir unusually strong passions. Watching religious conservatives is like people in the 18th century going to asylums to watch lunatics chew on their own wrists,” says Regina Barecca, a social critic who teaches English at the University of Connecticut. They are a fringe, and people who take them seriously aren’t engaging in some disinterested dialogue.

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Pig farming is so important in Iowa that even Republican Sen. Elect Joni Ernst sought to capitalize on her experience growing up on a farm in the Hawkeye State. In a much talked about campaign ad, Ernst made the argument that she’s uniquely qualified to cut spending in Washington.

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Prof. LEVINE: I think the credit crunch gives the problem a certain immediacy, but the fact is, GM’s market shares have gone from 53 to 20 percent over the last 45 years. They have been making many cars recently that people didn’t want to buy. When you do, do something it’s done halfhearted. You’d rather watch TV or have a long lie in than do anything productive. You’re just a big ole lazy bones..

We saw inside beautiful marble mosques that radiated “dream beauty”. We stayed at the Empire Hotel, which was just world class beyond belief, surrounded by my favourite ocean in the world, the South China Sea. The Empire was very luxurious, with a restaurant/atrium, eight stories high with beautiful marble everywhere..

John’s forward Vlad Moldoveanu , had 16 points in the Cadets’ victory. Super tough football player Cameron Johnson had 28 points in Gonzaga’s 61 57 victory over Bishop McNamara. And uncommitted guard Jeremy Herring of Kennedy scored 32 points in a 73 58 loss to Bethesda Chevy Chase..

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He was right. Before long, Ronald had new friends, new girlfriends and had inspired a new dance fad. He became one of the cool kids by pretending to be one of them. The state attorneys general will have to consider what steps to take in light of this scandal. Some of the weapons in the law enforcement arsenal are consumer protection laws. Once we know all that there is to know about the scandal, the state attorneys general should wield consumer protection laws to not only rein in that scandal, but also make progress on resolving the entire foreclosure crisis.

Have to say, no one made much of an impression in the layup and dunk prelim game as the District All Stars beat their suburban counterparts, 131 128. Progressive Christian fifth year guard Jasper Williams led all scorers with 23 points. He was one of only a handful of players in the game with a college scholarship already, having signed with Chattanooga.

He is also one of the most engaging and infectious human beings I have ever had the pleasure of meeting. But before we can indulge, there’s a snarl and bark from the entrance way, and a vision in silver hoves into view like a snapshot from a more exceptional age. The idle chatter dies away, and silence descends on the threshold of the Hyatt Grand Champions, broken only by the breathy imprecation of one of the valet parking men, who exclaims, with surprising quiet clarity, “Holy shit.” Given what’s just pulled up in the car park, I am forced to agree..

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I not cold. You are, you just don know it yet. I see old pictures of my parents surrounded with five young children, and the house and the barn and the dog, and the horses, the family business, my dad in a suit and tie, my mom in a skirt and sweater mom suit I scrutinize their faces for signs of fraud.

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That the factory farm owner thinks their business is ethically neutral (because they think cows and pigs aren persons) doesn save them from causing significant suffering and harm. That anti abortionists think they have really good reasons for their beliefs isn sufficient to mean they aren monsters. Perhaps they aren monsters, but if so, it not merely because they think they have good reason to be anti abortion..

With United for instance you can cancel online within 24 hours super easily, but American Airlines instead allows you to “hold the fare” for 24 hours for free before you have to fully book. If you actually book the flight with American then you’re stuck with cancellation fees.EDIT: apparently this is no longer true. Looks like AA changed their policy about a year ago to allow cancellations within 24 hours of booking.

But it all laid bare the disingenuousness of the economic relationship between athletes and the schools for which they essentially work. The Fab Five were transformed from basketball players into marketable commodities, but were alienated from the profits they produced. I’m no Michigan man, but it is time to return the Fab Five’s banners to their rightful public place, not only as acknowledgement for what they earned from Michigan, but because it is the height of hypocrisy in college sports to castigate athletes for profiting from their celebrity while allowing everyone else in the game to do so with sanctioned impunity..

“In the state of Texas, you can get a concealed handgun license and walk into the state Capitol,” Rep. Michael McCaul (R Texas), chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, told Fox News Channel. “And yet, at our military bases, we’re not allowing our trained combat, you know, active duty officers, to carry weapons on base.

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The fifth angel poured his bowl on the throne of the beast, and its kingdom was in darkness; men gnawed their tongues in anguish and cursed the God of heaven for their pain and sores, and did not repent of their deeds. (Revelation 16:8 11)There is enough hatred, bigotry and lust for violence in the pages of the Bible to satisfy anyone bent on justifying cruelty and violence. Religion, as H.

Arpaio already had a tough fight on his hands for a seventh, four year term. He trailed by 15 points in an Arizona Republic poll published last week. He garnered just 31 percent of the vote, and 53 percent of likely voters viewed him unfavorably. Think Outside the CityPick up one of a kind leather pieces in Italy’s smaller towns, such as Orvieto, Pitigliano and San Gimignano. Florence may be the home of Italian leather, but even Italy’s smaller villages include artisan shops with high quality merchandise. These shops are also generally more laid back than the bustling stores in the larger cities, giving you a chance to chat with the leather makers and learn a little about the history of their goods..

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These promises were enough to soothe the frayed nerves of Obama’s colleagues on the left, though many Republicans remained unconvinced. A few days later, the bailout passed amid continued opposition from hard line conservatives. Liberal Democrats saved the banks..

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However, I am not sure why I have to delete that post and make a blood oath when the OP on this thread apparently had to make no such concessions, and seems to have taken less steps than I did in trying to negotiate with the mod team before airing the dirty laundry. And, I also am unsure if making a bargain with a member of a group whose other members expressed they don care about banning people for petty things like “reasons.” How do I know I will not just get banned again by one of your other more. Fickle mods before I even start posting again?.

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He expressed concern about the federal courts intervening in Alabama’s laws, which he wrote “have always recognized the biblical admonition stated by our Lord.”The repeated use of theological language is one reason that Cohen, of the Southern Poverty Law Center, believes Moore’s judicial activism stems from genuine religious belief.”He’s not just an opportunist he is a religious zealot,” Cohen said. “It is not for effect.But what really caught people’s attention was Moore’s concurring opinion. Supreme Court invalidated anti sodomy laws nationwide).

4 hours agoSuper Bowl or Bust? for NFLers, Putting Winning Above Life Isn Always so EasyWhat the meaning of life? [Editor note: It appears as though our trusted NFL columnist, with no OTAs to occupy him nor any interest in golf or soccer, has gone slightly off the rails. We make sure he nudged back on topic.] What the meaning of life in the NFL? [That betterfor now. We continue monitoring.] The answer is easy: The meaning of life in the NFL is to win Super Bowls.

Most of these schools are recruiting the same five or six guys. There’s only so many of those top schools to go around. It obviously puts some pressure on these guys to get it done early.”. I have 6 Lithops plants that I had for about 6 months now. I last watered them in early December and since then they have begun splitting and their new leaves are emerging. Now I know they are supposed to stay dry until the old leaves have been completely absorbed, but I was caught off guard by a random midnight rainstorm and the plants got thoroughly soaked before I was able to rescue them..

Talking to The Telegraph in Srinigar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, he revealed his anger at what he considers to be sabotage by Pakistan’s army of attempted peace talks with India, his hope that the two countries will follow the path set by London and Dublin over Northern Ireland and his childhood memories of Benny Hill and the game show 3 2 1. “I’m probably the only [Indian] chief minister who was born outside the country,” he said. His British background had given him a “broader outlook on life”, he said, but it had disadvantages too.

(There’s some real world evidence that Asian American men are less preferred by American women. Over the years, online dating website OKCupid has studied its user activity. Researchers found that Asian American men receive far fewer “likes” and messages compared with men of other races on their site.

You can’t get away from them.Doctors have known for years that these fats can be damaging to the heart, but the new study is one of the first to quantify just how harmful they are, Sun says.Also, the study was unique in that the researchers used trans fatty acid levels in red blood cells as a marker of participants’ trans fat intake. Past studies used food questionnaires or food diaries, which depend upon people’s often poor recall, he says.The Nurses Health Study is one of the longest running major women’s health investigations ever undertaken.In this research, Sun and colleagues looked at the trans fat consumption of 166 study participants who developed heart disease between 1989 and 1995, and 327 women who did not. The women were divided into four groups depending on their trans fat consumption.Those in the highest quartile who consumed an average of 2.0 grams of trans fats per 1,000 calories a day were at highest risk for heart disease.

However, these season fashion designers have also given us all kind of fun fashions. Fashions that will offer wonderful vivid prints, stripes, and geometric prints not to mention some great new takes on animal prints. The main theme this spring is somewhat tailored, classic, with a touch of bold, and edgy added into the mix.