SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileTwelve years after a groundbreaking Supreme Court decision that was expected to protect consumers from overly inflated late fees, Canadians are worse off, according to a new report by the Public Interest Advocacy Centre, a consumer protection group.The decision in Garland v. Consumers Gas stated that late fees should be considered interest and subject to Criminal Code provisions governing interest rates.”It was hoped that consumers would have protection against penalties for late payments in that certain kinds of fees could be construed as violating the Criminal Code and the criminal rate of interest,” she said in an interview with CBC News.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests.

That being said, I think that being invested all season is kind of unrealistic. I know in a few weeks it be all playoff hockey, and then when the Caps supposedly lose, it back to baseball. I pay zero attention to the NBA playoffs so from that point to September there is basically nothing going on in the sports world BUT baseball.

That is the right thing to say, but education schools have a tradition of being cash cows for universities lots of tuition with little expensive equipment and too little time with kids. That has to end. If their deans can embrace the notion of putting students into full time jobs the minute they arrive, we optimists would applaud..

Another advantage of the Kensington Powerback iPad Charger is that it provides a “kickstand” for your iPad. If you have tried to hold your iPad while typing on it you know how uncomfortable it can become after just a few minutes. Do you prop it up on your lap after pushing your chair away from the lunch table and lifting your heels off the floor? Do you push away everything on the table to provide a safe area to lay your iPad? Do you lean forward to see your iPad while it lays flat on your desk? The Powerback removes the need for an iPad stand and still gives you the opportunity to comfortably use your iPad in the typing mode, the portrait mode or in the landscape mode.

For example, if you buy Big Red gum, you’ll get to “kiss a little longer.” Or if you go to Toys “R” Us, you’ll reconnect with your youthful self, allowing you to have even more fun with your kids: After all, you don’t wanna grow up, ’cause maybe if you did, you couldn’t be a Toys “R” Us kid! Leaving the jingles aside, if you had a Verizon phone, you’d be able to stay close with your family. Or if you owned a Kia car, you would immediately transform into an ultracool rodent. (Well, maybe that one’s a little far fetched!).

Really? Because all through amateurs she was on a PC bike and he is now too. I been in the pro world for a while now as a mechanic. There’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes that people don’t realize or know about. Hollywood does that incredible rare thing and portrays people of faith in a positive light, it’s such a rare thing, we have to be grateful, he said and not push to have the film removed from stores. Created for ourselves a kind of ghetto, and are willing to preserve it even at the cost of quality. This kind of complex dance that we do as people of faith in this world and sometimes it means accepting something that’s not perfect, Metaxas said, “I think the reason this rankles, not just for me but for so many people, it reminds them of Pharisaical thinking, it legalistic.

Oh i absolutely know people who didn vote because they expected trump to lose hard, especially in a red state. If the popular vote were something like 10% higher and electoral college still gave it to the other side, now THAT would be something. But not enough people voted.

You right, and I get that. I felt I needed to go against the circlejerk here and give an honest opinion from a different point of view. While not everyone should be nxt lvl, it just so silly that anyone who browses for awhile and gets some basic wardrobe shit going gets comments applauding them for doing easy boring fits..

SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileAlthough many important medical advancements have been made over the past century, several health issues that were relevant 100 years ago remain problems today, according to a new editorial in the Lancet medical journal.The editorial looks back at the prestigious British journal’s first editorial in 1911, entitled “The Promise of 1911.” Squire Sprigge, the Lancet’s editor at the time, wrote about tuberculosis and his hopes that “better understanding would one day result in mastery of the disease.”Despite significant achievements in medical research and treatment since then, tuberculosis remains a major health problem in developing countries. Have also seen sharp increases in tuberculosis cases over the past decade due to factors like immigration and urban crowding.Other medical issues including syphilis, medical tourism, and even the debate over homoeopathy were brought up in the 1911 editorial and are still considered relevant today.The 2011 editorial concludes: “Between 1911 and 2011, there is much for medicine to be proud of and also be humble about. New years bring new promise and new opportunities, but some old demons remain.”What do you think have been the most important medical achievements of the past century? What do you see as the most important health issue in the next 100 years? Take our survey if you have another please let us know in the comments below.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports.

That’s important, said Caitlin O’Connell Rodwell, an animal communication expert who studies elephants, and teaches at Stanford University. “Because if you can imagine an object in your mind, that means you can think about that object and plan around that object. Does Donna understand that that picture of the banana represents a real banana? ‘Cause that means that she can imagine that in her mind..

Back in the day they used to do all manner of different sporting events, but these days there are a whole lot more. For a start they didn’t have bicycles. Now that would be so painful its actually funny. People will buy a TV stand to replace the one that they threw away when they bought the TV. Be sure to look up the TV brand and model number for your specific stand so that you can note it in the listing. Do you know how many cake pans I had to buy before I finally decided to spend the money a good one? Eight.

I [am] going to play on the court. I can finish the match, so I can play any more. A post to his personal Instagram page, the 21 year old has shared a close up photo of his injured foot, revealing a gaping red wound that looks more like a gunshot that a blister.

But if credit continues to explode, a correction looks increasingly likely. A decline or even a slowdown in lending could trigger a cascade of defaults starting in the non banking financial sector, and then spilling over into smaller banks and the real economy. Whether you call it a crisis or not, that will certainly be painful..

And Freeport Merchants Association.Chipman (54) has served as chief financial officer and director of mergers and acquisitions for World Wireless Communications Inc. Prior to his experience with World Wireless, Chipman served as chief financial officer of Digital Radio Communications Corp. And MHB Technology Inc.

Throughout this process, platelets continue to build up on and around that plug. In the later stages of the coagulation process, these cells secrete growth factors that stimulate cells to divide more rapidly, as well as inflammatory factors that cause cells to migrate to the site of the injury. Other substances released by the platelets also cause blood vessels to dilate, making it easier for white blood cells to reach the wound..

Great free classes for girls who want to start surfing or want to improve on their surfing skills. They also promise plenty of fun along with brazilian music and capoeira courses to keep you looking hot outside the water. The girls will be touring Spain from the 23rd to the 31 of August.

As other people said, usually take the wind if it a factor, but you should also consider what the wind is going to be like at halftime. I know whenever I played league, especially in the fall or spring, the wind would die down by halftime or when we played in the mornings during the winter, the wind would be picking up more by halftime. Be sure that you checking out the weather and seeing what the wind is supposed to do in the next hour.

Ford astonished the world in 1914 by offering a $5 per day wage, which more than doubled the rate of most of his workers. (Using the Consumer Price Index, this was equivalent to $106 per day in 2008 dollars.) Henry Ford created the 40 hour work week and a minimum wage (both of which we take for granted today; but it was common for some of our ancestors to work 80 hours per week). He was roundly criticized by other industrialists and by Wall Street for these ideas, which he had decided to implement on his notion that workers would be more productive during the 40 hours if they also had time off for recreation, and time with their families..

The bed bugs thing was several years ago, if I not mistaken, so it not a reason to not go at this point. I personally don have a problem with that theater, though I mostly go there for Dolby Cinema. For that, some of the seats could use repairing. Going One Step FurtherCould the Prairie Dog see differences in shapes was the next question to be answered. The professor and the group of students built wooden boxes at each end of the Prairie Dog’s town with something like a clothesline reel strung between the boxes. From those boxes they slowly reeled through the town cardboard shapes of circle, squares, and triangles and recorded the calls of the Prairie Dogs.

So we get to the negotiating phase and she straight up tells me she thinks 1900 euros is a good starting place. Now the thing is, when all is said and done, you got to expect to pay some significant dosh for an above board, legally sanctioned and regulated get together like this but 1900 euros is ridiculous. I showed up prepared to maybe spent half that..

There are no jobs because the banks won’t lend money to the small business community.They are doing all this so people who don’t think for themselves will put their allies in congress, back in charge so they can finish enslaving all of us.With all due respect. Its hard for me to believe that a group of people could be so blind or so stupid, its not the president, its the people who continue to vote against their own best interest.So if you think its bad now just wait til you get the good old boys back; in charged of the economy and see what happens.The 20% of this population who are rich, will get richer and I’m going to be interested in reading what you have to write then. Unless you are part of that 20%.Your problem is not support for the poor, which is a Christian, responsibility, its being fooled into believing that giving to the poor is the problem that’s hurting you.They yank the chain and you bark.

If this is going to be your main character, a little description might help for what he looks like (Unless I missed reading it). You don have to just outright tell us what he looks like either. You can use the way you describe him talking to just add a bit more detail on color (skin, hair, etc.).

One of the tricks that I like to use to balance out heavy reading is to pair with popular culture. So for example, one I specifically use with Malcolm X is Magneto (X Men). I really love using comics to introduce heavy topics (and lead into heavy texts) because it is a lot less fraught to discuss some topics in a fictional universe.

The 1985 horror comedy is beloved by many and, thankfully, the new version is a bloody funny flick.Where the new Conan spends half an hour on Conan: The Wonder Years, Fright Night starts fast and never stops. We’re in the sun kissed suburbs of Nevada a land of sprinklers and strollers and home to Charley, a teen more concerned about keeping up with the cool crowd than the rash of disappearances in his neighbourhood.Soon, an ugly spectre from Charley’s past appears: Ed, a nerdy ex friend bearing the warning that his new neighbour Jerry is a vampire. Ed is played by Christopher Mintz Plasse, better known as McLovin, who’s spun off a decent career as one of Hollywood’s go to geeksAnton Yelchin portrays teenaged hero Charley in the horror remake Fright Night.

Usually they are on sale because they are either last year’s version, or have limited sizing options. Either way I have been able to buy top quality gloves for half the price. You can also find a good pair of practice gloves much cheaper this way as well..

SourceOpen the console between the front two seats in the Honda Civic. At the bottom of the console you’ll see a small box with “USB” on it with a small cable extending from it. At the end of the cable is a USB port for connecting an iPod or iPhone.

I have blemish prone skin. The pimples usually are under my skin and painful but I do get white heads too. My routine I using for about six weeks now. You know that Al will start to decline, it happens to every player but you figure that out as you go. Also Al will likely be able to stretch out his career because he has that kind of game that doesn’t really age. Then the stud rookie we get will be a cost controlled asset who can learn under the veteran leadership of Al Horford and come on to our team at 19 20 years old when Jaylen is 24 and Jayson is 23.

The oils can be found many furniture polishes and cleaners. The “rub” is that what is being removed is in fact flash rust. On a chain if the rust is just flash rust no amount of citrus will damage it. Has been steadily rising and it now has the highest rate in the developed world. USA Today conducted a four year investigation into the nation’s hospital maternity wards, speaking to several families who lost loved ones and to women who were permanently harmed during their deliveries. USA Today investigative reporter Alison Young joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss the investigation..

Since the early 20th century, social scientists and scholars in organizational behavior have made a concerted effort to study characteristics of effective organizations. In the course of their studies, these same social scientists and organization scholars have posited theories about organizational leadership and culture and the social processes of individuals within organizations. This hub provides a glossary of social psychology theories related to inidividuals and collectives within organizations.

High Return Equity’s investors, however, had a somewhat different experience. Since 1997, the fund has earned an annual return of two percent, trailing the Russell 3000 Value Index’s 3.4 percent return by 1.4 percentage points. The vast majority of the fund’s investors, then, have found themselves in a fund that’s trailed its benchmark for more than a decade, despite owning a rarity a fund with a long term record of outperformance..

With Saturday’s triumph, Baffert, 65, became only the second trainer to win two Triple Crowns (along with the late James “Sunny Jim” Fitzsimmons, whose triumphs came in 1930 and 1935, with Gallant Fox and Omaha, respectively). He also pulled ahead of longtime friend and rival trainer D. Wayne Lukas, 82, to claim a record 15 wins in Triple Crown races (five Kentucky Derbys, seven Preakness Stakes and three Belmont Stakes).

I have six left. It matches the prohibitions on driving while talking on your mobile. Your attention is diminished on both. I definitely could not wear them.HOWEVER, I did buy a pair of the nike pro capris instead of the shorts, and oh my god. They are SO comfortable, and they make me FEEL super sexy while wearing them, and looking in the mirror they even look great too. I even started wearing them to work (I work in a call center so casual dress isn prohibited, I often wear leggings and a hoodie).I will definitely be buying several more pairs since I feel so fantastic in them.

Good Hub Debbie, I love candle light but am always concerned about the soot. Traditional candles can be pricey too, so at the end of the day I would rather pay some of the prices of items listed and get more for about same amount of money in more ways than one. I voted this up and useful.

The NFL on Thursday announced the game officials for Super Bowl XXXIII. But according to a poll of the learned group of scribes in the media center, it’s believed that none of the zebras were involved in any of the horrid calls that marked NFL games in 1998. The crew: Bernie Kukar (referee), Jim Daopoulos (umpire), Sanford Rivers (head linesman), Ron Baynes (line judge), Tim Millis (field judge), Gary Lane (side judge), Don Hakes (back judge)..

My wife and I helped plant a church 4 years ago while she was 7 months pregnant with our 4 kids (twins). She was on bed rest and I was working full time plus taking care of 3 kids and entire house. We sacrificed sleep and the HS sustained us to help the church plant during late night hours.

I had to get a head unit just to use an aux cord in my old car, I LOVING bluetooth + the android auto app on my phone. Controlling music from the dash and the steering wheel instead of grabbing my phone and being kinda unsafe all the time is SO NICE. The little things, I guess.

Of course, it helps that he’s a brilliant actor, too.True Grit nabbing so many nominations (10, the second highest after leader The King’s Speech) had a few jaws dropping. While a there’s no doubt it’s a strong movie, the revamped western had largely been ignored at other awards galas this season, such as the Golden Globes. The Oscar gods looked down kindly on the film Tuesday, nominating brothers Joel and Ethan Coen for direction and adapted screenplay, Jeff Bridges for best actor and 14 year old Hailee Steinfeld for best supporting actress.

These are just some of the best ways to make the most out of your Samsung Galaxy Note 7 device. There are a lot more tricks you can apply and you will learn more of these as you use it. I hope you enjoy your device and also share your experience to fellow users..

Baker, etc. With plenty of wind and weather. Temperature wise the tent doesn matter as much as your layers and sleep system. This is certainly not the first study to see an upward trend in mental health disabilities in children in recent years. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a study in 2008 that saw a significant jump in ADHD and learning disabilities. And earlier this year, the CDC released another report saying 1 in 68 children in the United States has an autism spectrum disorder, a 30% increase from 1 in 88 two years ago..

Some of the old foods will actually make you feel sick and overstuffed. You can still eat real meals but not large portions and limited carbs.exercising can be brisk walks and some other form of aerobics along with a little weight training. Remember that muscle burns fat even when not weight training.

I have heard that the Waffle style 3.0 sole was a lot more flexible than this one. I say that makes sense. This one seems more secure to me. So either have a smallish phone case or be ready to re ziptie to a new binder clip every so often depending on how much you use it. I had mine for about a year and only now it been starting to warp. Still totally useable though.

Religion played a major role in the lives of the Ucars. They were religious but not conspicuously so, going to St. Mary Armenian Church in Costa Mesa only on major holidays, fellow congregants said later. How Can Elderly People Retain Driving Privileges?The presence of some of aging driver warning signs may not necessarily require surrendering the keys to the car, if certain additional safety measures are employed, such as improving positioning of mirrors or ensuring that the driver does not follow other vehicles too closely. There are also programs such as the AARP Driver Safety Program that may be offered in your community or you can attend online that help seniors brush up on their driving skills. Enrollment may even result in reduced insurance rates..

When you work from home or for yourself do you get time off? Have you ever thought of working from home or working for yourself? Working from home or working for yourself is great right? You can get limitless time off and do a limitless number of things. That is the perception anyway. What is the reality of it, or do you get time off? If you do how much time do you get off and do you feel like you should be working when you are taking time off? Working from home or for yourself can be great because you can make your own hours.

SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileGeorge Takei, the 74 year old actor best known for playing officer Hikaru Sulu in the original Star Trek TV series and films, has waded into the debate over the merits of his franchise vs. Star Wars with a plea for peace. In a new online video, he replays the battle of words between Star Trek’s William Shatner and Carrie Fisher of Star War, urging unity on both sides.Why? Because Takei believes there’s a mutual foe threatening the universe one that lacks the heroism, camaraderie and epic battles of both Star Wars and Star Trek.

Some days, this makes me consider halting my HP writing to concentrate on self publishing. Writing is my passion and I want to enjoy it; I love the writing process, the expression of ideas, the thrill of creativity. I don’t enjoy being pushed into a corner nor trying to fathom out what HP wants.

In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010. Continue reading this post. SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My Profilethat deserve to be added to the soundtrack for any and allSure, O’Connor’s personal life has been full of somewhat controversial choices there was the Pope condemning incident, the time she was ordained as an Independent Catholic priest, the dalliance with lesbianism, the decision to embrace Rastafarianism. But regardless of how you feel about the singer’s offstage choices, she has produced a remarkable body of work over the last two decades. O’Connor’s catalogue comprises bristling, fiery pop songs, traditional Irish folk music, spiritual hymns and shockingly solid reggae tunes.Given his reputation for hard living and substance use, it’s something of a miracle that the infamous frontman of the Pogues and the Popes is still alive and kicking.

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Researchers at the Aquarius are essentially on their own when it comes to fixing things that break. There no underwater hardware shop or lab stock room to visit. Burkepile likens it to the year long trips explorers once took to the middle of the Amazon.

Share and show your interests in a myriad of ways. From words to pictures. From Videos to Forums. Sparkle will be released in August. Continue reading this postFABLE FIGHT: Mirror Mirror vs. Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head.

Ah, you may have just locked eyes with someone over the photo copy machine, maybe you lingered too long at the water cooler, or someone left their head on your shoulder at the Christmas party. The ever elusive office romance. You may at first think, “Oh, no.

“And I want to make sure we don’t forget about DACA [Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, which Trump tweeted about ending Sunday], our public schools. I don’t want to forget about those poor people in Puerto Rico. I was watching the news last night, and still, six months out, they don’t have power.

Vada Manager, chief executive of Manager Global Consulting, was a senior executive with Nike for 12 years, and had worked with Woods in the Nike golf campaign. “The concept of the ad didn’t surprise me,” Manager says. “Earl Woods was such a big influence in Tiger’s life anytime you saw Tiger at Nike, you saw Earl and his mother with him.” Manager says the ad conveys what Woods has said, in that he is “getting back to the core values that his parents instilled, that he admitted himself he had strayed away from.”.

But in this case, the performance was more about the brand itself than the clothes. It underscored the Japanese roots of Kenzo and, as the designers said in the show notes, it highlighted their Asian American heritage at a time when they believe diversity is being undervalued. The show put fashion into a broader story about modern culture, history and social shifts.

Then one day walking by and what the fuck do you know, tiger. Didn look like the property of a rich man or anything. I imagine people might have cut across that field if there was any shortcut to be had in doing so. 6. 1957, The uprated booster ignited, and lifted off the pad. It rose about two feet.

Sometimes Tag Sales are held because elderly people have moved into condos or retirement homes and can’t find space for the nick knacks they’ve been treasuring all their lives. They may have intended passing the antiques onto their families, but were chastised by their children and told they didn’t want the old garbage. Hence the tag sale!.

Ambassador gets money and not paying anyone in US, no. He transfers them to Russia. How does he dare ? I just saying that if he then will want to use them to meddle in elections then he need to bring them back to US, then why not transfer from Russia, in the first place..

Excess inventory has plagued a number of traditional retailers in recent years, as customers increasingly shop online and look to start ups for more unique clothing. Several chains, including Macy’s, Kohl’s and Nordstrom, pared back on holiday inventory last year, hoping to avoid having to offer deep discounts on leftover merchandise. The plan seemed to work: Retailers posted their most successful holiday performance in years, and many said theydid not have to resort to huge markdowns..

It’s one of the most fundamental questions every business owner faces: how to cut costs in order to ensure maximum profits. Lots of minor and major actions can improve the fiscal fitness of an operation; for example, a company might use fluorescent lighting to cut the power bill or have workers telecommute to save money on office space. Depending on a company’s needs, management might even consider upgrading to newer generations of communications technology that often offer vast improvements over earlier incarnations..

Abraham Lincoln did all the chores around theIn 1846, Lincoln was elected to the House of Representatives, and the family moved to Washington. His unpopular stance against the Mexican War, however, cost him politically, and in 1849 Lincoln moved back to Springfield, feeling he had no future in politics. But in 1856, the issue of slavery brought Lincoln back to Washington.

It works perfect in low light area and without flash light. Specially in the low light restaurant and sometime I need to reduce brightness because the picture came out too bright. I love the blur the background function so much because it is just like DSLR.