Merker (who has held positions at universities in Sweden and the United States but is currently unaffiliated) became interested in these children as the living embodiment of a scientific puzzle: where consciousness originates. He joined an online self help group for the parents of children with hydranencephaly and read through thousands of e mail messages, saving many that described incidents in which the children seemed to demonstrate awareness. In October 2004, he accompanied the five on the trip to Disney World, part of an annual get together for families affected by the condition.
I also been coughing. So we both tried it that night and was pleasantly surprised when it worked. I used regular VICKS, not baby. Finally I can tell this story. So I went to a very large junior high school and there was a large community of stoners. They all smoked at lunch or before/after school behind the bleachers or in a forest area behind the school.
The word “ours” is probably the mostsignificant: It is the feeling of mutual ownership thatmakes it so special. Santa Cruz went for many yearswithout an owner. There wasn’t a representativegovernment; it was always sovereign unto itself. GUN REFORMS TAKING SHAPE Sam Stein reports that lawmakers will have to kill an assault weapons ban. Because not enough things have died yet: “Barring an unexpected turn of legislative affairs, a ban on military style semi automatic assault weapons will not make it into law, top Hill aides and gun policy advocates say. The ban will get a vote.
“I’m a tennis player and not a politician,” he said in an interview in New York in 1987. “I don’t think sports and politics should be mixed. I went to Johannesburg because I needed points to qualify for the Masters. Troubling because news outlets are constantly interviewing from those think tanks. Many of those experts are getting into stories without any references to their connections to interests and lobbying groups. We aren perfect on that score.
Always exciting. So you might be wondering why we brought you all together and with all the news about politics and national security, we know that it’s been nonstop. But, you know, we were thinking this weekend marks the unofficial start of summer.
The city faced a deficit of more than $5 million and would have had to furlough 72 workers. BROESKE, Pat H. Credit Crunch : A counseling service helps its clients solve their debt problems and avoid bankruptcy. Prague Chamber Orchestra conducted by Frantisek Vajnar. Supraphon CO 72890 (compact disc). WILLIAM RATLIFFA Happy Ending for the Home of Happy Feet? : How a couple struggle to keep a dance studio open forced them to push personal and community assets to the limit JULIE WHEELOCKDiving Into the Meat and Potatoes : MOCA permanent collection provides a look at the attempt to build a Postmodern Museum of Contemporary Art : COMMENTARY CHRISTOPHER KNIGHTZap! Rock Roll Lasers ROBERT HILBURNTaking Turns Just for Laughs : In three new films, Meryl Streep, Robert De Niro and Paul Newman find comedy is no stretch at all : COMMENTARY PETER RAINERWhat This County Needs: Art With Punch : Real radio, daring theater, less kitsch, open minds, tax supports and classic videos top the wish lists of our critics : O n this, the final day of the 1990s, the Calendar staff of The Times Orange County Edition offers suggestions about the greatest needs facing local arts and entertainment in the decade ahead.