SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileNot that we needed any additional reasons to love the woman who lit up our lives on The Mary Tyler Moore show and The Golden Girls, but Betty White’s recent appearance on Craig Ferguson’s late night show was an unequivocal delight to behold.Age may have slowed down the original Happy Homemaker, but White, who once claimed that she’d grown up on TV, certainly hasn’t lost her comic edge, firing off topical zingers that’d put hotshots a quarter of her age to shame. Note the deadpan delivery as White disses Sarah Palin, and the way she sells her lecherous fantasies about Barack Obama. A true living legend.FILM REVIEW: Titanic 3D minute by minuteJames Cameron’s Titanic was always a marathon at three hours and counting.

However, I got a 2nd hand auto/hand winding Seiko for 3/4 the price. I may sell it to pay for an even more expensive watch, and keep making incremental upgrades like this until I get the Omega Speedmaster or something. As nice as it looks, I don think it would make much sense to buy something like this.

Soccer has not succumbed to central planning because the game has proved resistant to scientific analysis. We’re not even sure what a player’s ideal physique may be. It is a contact sport, so you would expect top players to have some heft, but three of the greatest players of all time are decidedly on the short side: Brazil’s Peleis 5 foot 8, while Argentina’s Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi are5 foot 5 and 5 foot 7, respectively..

Renegotiating NAFTA, which governs trade with Canada and Mexico,could potentially be more disruptive, experts said. White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Trump recently spoke with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the administration is working to set up a meeting. Trump is also slated to meet with Mexican PresidentPena Nieto, though no date has been set, Spicer said.

Each contained room should have at least one source of light. More on adding lights in a bit. Windows may change form depending on which way they’re facing, and you can swap them around by right clicking once you’ve selected a window. Fuckups resulting in death (including but not limited to animals) will be removed. These stories are difficult to verify and are sensitive topics. If you or someone you know is suffering from depression and has suicidal thoughts, or if you know someone who has recently taken his or her own life, /r/suicidewatch is a more appropriate place for help..

Many shoe designers have added trendy style changes to the classic pump. Designer “Manolo Blahnik” is well known for his creative footwear. Blahnik’s trendy styles are well sought after due to their fabulous embellishments, form shiny gem to spiky studs and grommets.

It immoral because it forces people to do something they cannot reasonably do. (I believe it also immoral because God created man to be able to laugh and smile and that this is a good thing. To force someone to shed this part of their humanity would be to say that what God intended man to enjoy is wrong.

Of course, we live in an imperfect world and not all surfaces are smooth. When light strikes a rough surface, incoming light rays reflect at all sorts of angles because the surface is uneven. This scattering occurs in many of the objects we encounter every day.

Continue reading this postRRSP season: How do you invest your money?Pop tax: Would a tax on soft drinks make you think twice?The Quebec Coalition on Weight Related Problems has recommended a tax be imposed on pop and energy drinks. The group testified before the House of Commons health committee Thursday. Among their recommendations was an excise tax of one cent per.

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. Also, if the race is outside, you’ll want to run on similar surface as the racecourse. Asphalt is softer and more forgiving than concrete. Run on asphalt if you have a choice.

If you’re blessed with a distinct lack of seating, don’t panic the perfect jeans exist. There are quite a few styles currently on the market that are specifically tailored to enhance a butt that lacks an important detail the butt itself. First of all, you need to aim for interesting elements embroidery and embellishments on the back pockets..

Typically, around 5.8% of the cost of a replica shirt is the cost of the fabric, sewing and shipping, according to Rohlmann. About 11.5% of the sale price is profit for the manufacturer while the club receives just 3.6% of the sale price as its licensing fee. Retailers take a considerable chunk of the pie, with 22% of the shirt price accounting for their profit.

Team Melli, which literally means “the nation’s team,” enjoys tremendous support in Iran from a largely secular populace. And as anger mounts at elected officials and Supreme LeaderAli Khamenei over international economic sanctions and domestic civil rights abuses, Iranians have grown accustomed to channeling that emotion into rooting on the national team even more, said Yeganeh Rezaian. The support for Team Melli is its own populist movement..

In other words, you get to share in the risk without sharing in the benefit of the loan (having a new house). Agree with everyone here that you should not do this unless you are comfortable paying off $20k or carrying that debt when she doesn pay. Not that you shouldn trust your Grandmother but there is too much here that could go wrong and you get saddled with the debt and $60k in total debt for an income of $37k/year is nothing you want to be stuck with..

Finally, make sure that you select appropriate gauge strings for your guitar and playing style. Acoustic strings are usually labelled “extra light” through “medium” (or sometimes “heavy,” though these have become less easy to find.) Some guitars should not be “over strung” because they simply not strong enough to withstand the extra tension over a prolonged period. (For example, according to the manufacturer, the Martin “Backpacker” should never be strung with anything but Extra Light strings.) Check your guitar’s paper manual or online specifications to see if your instrument has specific string requirements..

Granted, honesty buys little in the way of passive safety systems, adaptive LED headlamps, cylinder deactivation and other features now common on sub $75,000 cars. Aston Martins have also fallen behind the Porsches, McLarens and Ferraris of the world in terms of their ability to process and translate millions of inputs into optimum performance for the moment, for the millisecond. But one car perceived deficiencies are another ringing triumphs.

Acknowledges his past mistakes, Saalfeld said. Do not condone those actions, but we support the positive changes he has made to better himself off the field. They are defenseless, therefore, we must stand up for them. America became a police state, ordering drone strikes on children from afar, fighting wars, because that what America was going to be no matter what. 9/11 just gave that agenda the chance to come through the Patriot Act, PRISM full take surveillance, rising nationalism, all of that was laying just within reach through the 90s. When America had the chance to put a foot on it early, no one said anything and we became what we are today..

When using the Taylor Measuring Cup as a scale there is no need to empty out one ingredient to measure the next. It is a simple process to add the first ingredient weigh it then rest the scale to zero. Each ingredient can be weighted separately even though they are stacked on top of each other..

I never imagined not having shoes. Admittedly, I never gave much thought to the fact that somebody, somewhere, doesn’t have one pair. Does that make me a bad person? Don’t misunderstand me. Sh ZhChng, (Henry’s Chinese name), was born on December 25, 1923, to an impoverished family in Jinjiang, a town near Xiamen, China. The entire family left China for good in 1936, so they could be with their family patriarch who was then a proprietor of a thriving variety store in Manila. Henry remembers having to clear the store’s counter, which served as his sleeping place, after helping his father run the store for 12 hours.

The only problem is the book has not been written yet. And it never will be. That because Isaac Will, who had the whole splendid script in his head and who kept promising himself he was going to take time off to write it someday, died of a heart attack four days ago.

A roof, however, elevates the F type bearing from the merely athletic to the magnetic. Tapered aluminium roof rails trace the side windows in a glossy arc, like hydroformed flying buttresses. Out back, the Convertible politely flared hips have swelled into haunches.

The Withings WiFi scales is very modern looking. According to their makers the top of the scale is a slab of tempered glass along with some kind of metal. Yes fingerprints do show. It classic con artist stuff. Almost all of it is reliant on your training partner giving in or waiting on you. Then I see the dire technique that his students use in demonstrations (his technique is passable, he obviously trained somewhere decent but absorbed very little understanding).

The gains in Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and State Street were slightly lesser as they cleared the test with conditions. ET, Dow e minis were up 100 points, or 0.41 percent. S 500 e minis were up 10 points, or 0.37 percent and Nasdaq 100 e minis were up 29 points, or 0.41 percent..

SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileNever one to pass up a good campy movie (Hairspray), a remake of a good campy movie (Hairspray) or some spirited rounds of the Time Warp, I was a bit shocked at my own visceral reaction to the announcement that a remake of The Rocky Horror Picture Show is in the works. (My response was something akin to Little Nell’s scream upon learning of Meatloaf’s grisly death in act two of RHPS.)Judging from the outpouring of comments to the Rocky Horror news article on this site, it seems I’m not the only one who thinks a remake is a wrong headed idea. Yes, this project seems motivated by greed; yes, it seems indicative of Hollywood’s inability to come up with any fresh scripts of late; and yes, Rocky Horror is still best experienced in a dingy little rep cinema where crowds can chuck rice and toilet paper, dance, shout, smoke pot and squirt water pistols to their hearts’ content.But the real reason I’m opposed to this project is that the original screen version of The Rocky Horror Picture Show (released in 1975) had a kind of loose, Swingtown esque morality to it that would never play in quite the same way after the Me Decade.

The imagery at Gobekli Tepe, which principally concerns predatory animals such as lions, snakes and vultures, supports the theory. The imagery suggests a preoccupation with threatening creatures, and perhaps a desire to placate the ravenous nature of these animals with ritual sacrifice. Indeed, the religion of the Ancient Egyptians shared a focus on dangerous animals such as crocodiles, lions, and serpents..

Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device. (Toronto Sun)The Toronto Transit Commission is coming under fire after the emergence of a picture. Continue reading this post.

Say what? Apparently the grizzled actor slash singer (who once wore a vial of then wife Angelina Jolie’s blood on a chain around his neck) and Leoni, his co star in the upcoming film Manure, have been exchanging dirty messages on their cell phones. Duchovny allegedly lost his cool when he discovered the mobile evidence of his wife’s tryst. Radar Online claims they’ve sorta kinda known about the Leoni Thornton affair for months.Obviously the particulars of the situation are known only to the parties involved, but from the outside, you can’t help but feel like Duchovny (whose rumoured infidelity has been hot gossip fodder) may be casting stones without taking note of the glass house in which he lives.

You need to make it easier on yourself to work out and eat right. That means easy meal prep in bulk and not burning yourself out in the gym when you go. Just go and lift, focus on strength goals. For renters, the service is a cheaper alternative to hourly car rental companies like ZIpCar and Connect By Hertz, since owners can set their own rates. Average prices on Getaround range from $3 to $15 per hour, depending on the vehicle and location. There’s no sign up or annual fee, either.

I am still trying to figure out how to get paid through Hubpages. I think you have to be affiliated with an ad program and the number of clicks on your post. The more comments and clicks on your post and the longer it is featured that is a good thing because that means you are getting traffic to your blog.

The grass roots qualifying rounds of the Compaq WPC will take place at participating clubs between May 24 and July 7. The entry fee will be $15 and re entry will cost $8 each time. Amateurs can attempt to qualify as many times as they wish during this six week period in order to achieve “Top Qualifier” status.

Some of us are situationally charitable. Christmas and Thanksgiving in America are the perfect opportunities for a variety of altruistic acts. At other times in the year, the demands of family, work and other personal stressors are ever on the front burner.

An explicit recognition of Japanese sovereignty, moreover, may no longer be considered out of bounds in Washington. Policy regarding the Senkakus has always been somewhat confusing: the United States recognizes Japanese administration of the islands, but takes no position on competing sovereignty claims, while considering defense of the islands to be a treaty obligation. The logic for maintaining that policy is weakening..

To me, she has found her voice and passion in this most creative outlet called writing.After you read this interview, I invite you to take a trip to some of her hubs. I don’t think I told them enough, also, I was always in a hurry to have everything perfect in my home and life, I forgot to stop and smell the roses. I guess I would like to teach the young Mothers that life passes so quickly and the little one will soon be gone from the nest, so teach them humility and to love all people regardless of race or gender preference and most specifically there is a God and he loves everyone.My secret passion, my dream job.My secret passion is to live on a plantation, be Scarlett O’Hara and make passionate love with Rhett Butler.

I usually was very tolerant of my neighbor conspiracy theory about chem trail and the 10th planet. I just nod, smile, and just leave after he done talking. But when he brought that Sandy Hook up, my composure broke and I ended up basically saying, “No.” I ended up leaving after that.

Exterior upper: X10 duck canvas from Dimension Polyant. This is from the maker of X Pac and Liteskin materials that are becoming quite popular on bags. I have not seen the variant used by anyone else. Gary Isett is the mastermind behind the yard. He’s a born and raised Dallasite who moved to Richardson about 20 years ago to start his family, but moved into the house on Abrams in July 2012. Many folks have written about the different iterations of the yard over the years.

But by Tuesday, Sept. 2, Musk called Sandoval to inform the governor his state was about to receive the $5 billion Gigafactory. Sandoval began briefing legislative leaders on his plan, a package of tax abatements and incentives, funded in part by ending a film tax credit he had signed into law just a few months before..

They’ve created a love story and, like Brownstein, focused on the fight to keep a Toronto businessman from buying Schwartz’s and franchising it, something akin to selling off the beloved Montreal Canadiens to Harold Ballard.So even if the tunes sound a little recycled, the lyrics a bit schmaltzy, I suspect audiences in Montreal will eat this right up . Including the pickle.FILM REVIEW: Titanic 3D minute by minuteJames Cameron’s Titanic was always a marathon at three hours and counting. As it returns in 3D, Eli Glasner examines the experience minute by minute and discovers Cline Dion’s ubiquitous soundtrack, and James Cameron’s risible dialogue, have not improved with age.

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The phrase Mozart effect was coined in 1991, but it is a study described two years later in the journal Nature that sparked real media and public interest about the idea that listening to classical music somehow improves the brain. It is one of those ideas that feels plausible. Mozart was undoubtedly a genius himself, his music is complex and there is a hope that if we listen to enough of it, a little of that intelligence might rub off on us..

There’s something refreshing about the change. Fashion is becoming more accessible, with affordable items appearing at fashion week with increasing regularity, those interested in fashion can now be far more involved in the industry. The industry is also listening to consumers and adapting their approach, while the advent of social media has fostered a creative community that has allowed easy access to one of the world’s most opaque industries and has fostered creativity that isn’t dependant on financiers and executives..

I remember looking at professional Nike athletes with great envy. They would always come to the track and competitions looking so well put together: the brightest t shirts, fly sneakers, funky tights. You couldn’t help but stare. This is going to be one hell of a night. How should I act? This is exactly why I titled this hub as I did, because grandmas go through it, too. Grandpas too, no doubt.

OAKLAND, Calif. The last time LeBron James lost in the NBA Finals, he sat in front of his locker, a towel over his head and in full uniform, for 45 minutes. It came before he had brought a championship to Cleveland, before Kevin Durant had moved to Golden State, before the NBA had changed forever..

It also promises more peaceful and inclusive societies. It also, crucially, defines means of implementation. Reflecting the integrated approach that we have decided on, there are deep interconnections and many cross cutting elements across the new Goals and targets.

SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfilePolice say Norman Buwalda, 66, went into the tiger’s cage on his property in Southwold, Ont., 30 kilometres southwest of London, on Sunday afternoon to feed the animal, when the tiger attacked and killed him.The WSPA says the death was a tragedy that could have been prevented had the province banned the keeping of dangerous exotic pets when it revised its animal protection law earlier this year.The group says Ontario is the only province that doesn’t require a licence to keep dangerous exotic animals, and it’s calling on the Ontario government to implement licensing to help prevent future deaths.The society says about 60 per cent of all Canadian zoos are in Ontario, and it estimates 500 exotic cats are kept as pets in the province.Melissa Matlow, programs officer for the society, says keeping a tiger on your property should be considered as dangerous as keeping a loaded gun.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. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.

Dunhuang Dance Traditional Chinese DanceDunhuang Dance, a dance influenced by Buddhism and the images of Buddha, originated from the province of Gansu in West China. This is the gateway between China and Central Asia, Middle East and Europe. It is through this gateway, known as the ‘Silk Road’, that saw the introduction of the new culture, arts, trades, and religion to China.

I had a car that came with a theft deterrent system that required you to turn the key to auxiliary, then wait for 2 chirps, then start it. It would also lock itself about 45 seconds after the doors were closed. It was always such a pain taking it to get worked on because no one would take me seriously about these instructions and I get a call “how do you start your car?”, or the keys would get locked in with the window down and then opening the door would set the alarm off..

Sadly, there is still no cure for Ebola. But a promising drug from a publicly traded Canadian biotech firm is being used to treat the disease in West Africa. And Wall Street has taken notice. Flo Heiss, creative partner at Dare Digital, says: This came along before YouTube was on the scene, so the film had to be small enough to be e mailed around. It was simple, but just really, really funny. It is getting more difficult to create something that people will pass on.

And someone reported to be a lifelong friend of Nordegren told People, “Don’t let the pretty blond thing fool you. She is tough. She’s a fighter. “We asked, ‘Hey, if we were going to do this thing from scratch, what would we do?'” Caldwell says. The Future Vision team came up with more than a dozen new concepts for how to make products, he says; for example, one concept was that of continuous merchandising, basically, looking at how a product fits within a merchandising scheme from the beginning rather than waiting for product samples. Each proposed improvement required a seamless flow of information to make it happen, Caldwell remembers.

Place the Perler Bead paper over the beads, and use an iron to melt them together. Be sure to iron them evenly, otherwise they will not fit together. Once all the pieces are ironed, begin assembly by fitting the side pieces together. Were you a beneficiary of a pension with a company that went bankrupt? The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. (PBGC) insures pension plans for over 44 million workers and over 1.5 million whose pension was from a failed company. If you once worked for a firm that went out of business, and did not receive a pension that was earned under their plan, then you may have retirement funds waiting to be retrieved..

But off the field they must block players on social media and avoid all contact. What were they so afraid of? They said it was for our protection. They told us like, you’re pretty girls, it’s happened in the past, they’re going to try to talk to you.

The Bulls were the deepest team in the east with a really solid starting 4 of Rose, Deng, Boozer, Noa; then Gibson, Korver, Ronnie Brewer and CJ Watson off the bench. They had some injury issues of their own but they were a much more complete team which matters in the regular season but is less important in the playoffs. Not to diminish from what Rose did but it isn as cut and dry as it seems.

Soldiers, it was discovered that some of the deceased service members’ wills turned out not to be valid. It has to be signed in the presence a military lawyer, for example, and two witnesses who don’t have an interest in the will are required. There’s a self proving affidavit at the end, in which the service member attests that the will follows all those rules..

Whether you’re building by trial and error or with detailed sketches, there are a few techniques that will help make your final construction sturdy. Staggering bricks, the way builders stagger bricks when building houses, makes wall portions stronger. You can also brace the interior of hollow structures with columns and beams made from additional bricks.

When the Spanish Civil War broke out between pro Republic leftists and the fascist forces led by General Francisco Franco, Sunyol stood his political ground as president of FC Barcelona. Several players joined the ranks of the leftists. In August 1936, Sunyol and some compatriots drove to the front in the Sierra de Guadarrama mountains to show support for the Republican fighters, but accidentally crossed into enemy territory.

I used to teach a kid who was atrocious. Never listened, argued, combative, regularly picked up by the police, troubled background and made life hell for pretty much everyone around him. He disadvantaged everyone he came in contact with in some way and although aware of his impact he had no remorse or consciousness as to the dick he was being.

We are managing our focus and our work. We are managing what we do with our time. And what we do is build our character, contribute to the well being of others, and work towards our goals.. Levying troops in a time of war is far from a federal overreach. It just came down to the fact that North Carolina decided it would rather betray Lincoln than fight with him, because his goals were opposite those of the elite here. There was no way NC would have been able to remain neutral when all its neighbors were at war with the nation it was (ostensibly) a part of.

Participation rates in baseball, hockey, lacrosse and soccer rose at least 4percent last year for all Americans, according to the Sports and Fitness Industry Association. With kids dominating those games, youth sports experts saw that as a positive sign after years of decline. A 2014 study by the University of Florida showed sports participation rates for children among families earning more than $100,000 per year is 33percent.

Justice Kennedy Maggie and I should tell you already here on the plot this couple hundred people protest thing. The idea that Kennedy might be a point it was someone more liberal so what are the big issues the first one and you hear a lot of people are protesting about is abortion. Justice Anthony Kennedy helped to save.

All of this comes back to the cost of doing business in the NBA. The Heat was better off not paying Wade the contract he received from the Chicago Bulls two summers ago, just like the Celtics are better off having traded Thomas for Irving last summer. For as much as Celtics fans loved Thomas and likely feel bad about the state he’s in they wouldn’t trade Irving back for him.