“When I was coming up, I was an oddity, I guess you would say, by being an African American playing the harp. Because the harp was considered to be, first of all, a feminine instrument, and certainly not an instrument of people of color. I mean, the angels played the harp and all of that.”.
A Federal judge earlier this month canceled the trademark registration for the Washington Redskins’ name on the grounds that the term commonly considered a racial epithet referring to Native Americans may be disparaging. Meanwhile, owner Dan Snyder has dug his head further into the sand, vowing to appeal. The cancellation does not take effect until Snyder surrenders or has exhausted all his appeals, nor does it force him to change the name (it merely ends legal trademark protections), but it represents a symbolic step toward righting what many in and outside the NFL consider an ongoing wrong..
It gave people around the world live footage of the assailants on the apartment balconies and the hostages they held. Eventually, television delivered the news, personified by ABC Sports broadcaster Jim McKay, that “Our worst fears have been realized tonight. They’re all gone.”.
He eventually found himself in charge of 10,000 German prisoners in a POW camp in Italy. At the end of the war, he helped oversee the destruction of binoculars and watches from an ordnance depot in Naples. His job was to make sure nobody stole anything before it was destroyed.
The new system has a feature Infiniti calls lane departure prevention. It builds on the warning system and automatically tries to guide the vehicle back into its lane. The system uses the brake pressure of each individual wheel on the opposite side of where the vehicle is drifting to generate the movement necessary to keep the vehicle from inadvertently moving out of the intended lane.
It is the duty of senior military leaders to provide the Commander in Chief their best military advice on any given defense issue. They have the background, experience and education that make them experts a President must consider, and rely upon, in reaching an important military decision. Military.” The evidence is clear the President did not consult with his current military leadership..
As for the March 1 Morning Edition rundown, I asked the newsroom why they would schedule two interviews with Clinton supporters in a single show. It turns out, they did and they didn’t. The Solis Doyle interview was broadcast during the first feed of the two hour program.