“I didn’t really understand the rivalry until I went to a game [at Yankee Stadium]I went to Tufts so and my friend told me I had to wear Red Sox gear. It was one of the best New York experiences of my life [being a Red Sox fan in Yankee Stadium] and I loved it. I had a hat, I had a Red Sox t shirt, they knew who I was.
Personally I keep about 5 protein style bars in the glovebox along with a torch, headlamp, hand warmer, knife, leather gloves, fleece gloves and fleece hat. The passenger door holds baby wipes and packet tissues, driver door has another knife and torch. USB/12V adapter and several different format charging cables and a cigarette lighter or 3 are in the center console.
“The most reliable way to enforce a shark finning prohibition is to require that sharks be landed with their fins naturally attached to their bodies,” she suggested.”This method is being mandated for more and more fisheries, particularly in Central and North America, creating momentum for global change.”In the EU, shark finning is banned except where special permits have been issued that allows a fishing vessel to fin sharks at sea, without landing the entire animal.Fin diningUnder the present regulation (1185/2003), member states are able to issue the permits to exempt fishing vessels from the finning at sea “ban”.Average shark landings between 2000 and 2008Under the exemption, the weight of fins kept from the catch must not exceed 5% of the live weight of the shark catch.Globally, sharks are captured in targeted fisheries for their meat, fins, liver and oil. However, it is the animals’ fins that are prized as these command high prices.In comparison, shark meat is relatively cheap, difficult to store and takes up a lot of storage space. This is why the practice of finning at sea is used it allows vessels to harvest the valuable asset, dump the remaining carcasses, leaving storage space for more economically valuable fish stock.Shark fin soup is a highly priced, traditional, celebratory, Chinese dish.
As people in the thread have mentioned, Luxottica has a stranglehold on a majority of the industry, but they aren above seller to 3rd party retailers, even online ones. When approaching the brands themselves, you need to make a case that you can sell their products and agree to a ton of pricing related rules. Even then they likely give you a rather high wholesale price with high quantity requirements.
If harming human sensibilities and killing in the name of God is religious, no she was not religious. At a philosophical level she did not dwell deep into the questions of existence of God or any supernatural power. There she followed Buddha. Not just the best from the US. The top climbers worldwide are typically more focused on outdoor lines. Not too many groundbreaking ascents going up from the regular IFSC climbers, Ondra, Schubert, and Puccio being notable exceptions perhaps, but only Schubert has done a world cup this year afaik.