How did it come about?Leaders at the EU US summit of November 2011 set up a working group to find ways to increase growth and competitiveness, given shared concerns over economic stagnation and frustration at the lack of progress in the Doha round of multilateral trade negotiations. The working group reported in February 2013, recommending a “comprehensive” bilateral trade agreement, which became the TTIP. The commission consults the UK and other EU governments during the negotiations through the Trade Policy Committee, made up of senior officials from each member state.

To add on you are correct in that you are not supposed to report just the net profit. You report the winnings as “other income” and then deduct the losses (up to the amount of winnings) if you itemize. Other you just take the standard deduction and eat the addtl tax caused by your gambling winnings..

I am always writing constantly and I read constantly too, so in a way, I am passionate about writing and reading. This is because I was told that I wasn’t good at it, see my limit vs no limit blog post. That is where my passion is and that is what I am doing now.

Personally I never did it. When I mildly stress fractured my ankle, I just swam then got on my bike after 3 weeks once I was cleared and ran again in 6 once cleared. But I know a few people who have done this and while they found it a bit boring (a 25 yard pool is ONLY 25 yards, over and over for 30 60 minutes) it did the job of maintaining fitness..

In fact, the best way to get offline might be a self imposed ban. It possible that internet free zones might emerge in the future. Some communities may choose to deliberately cut themselves off from the internet, much like the uncontacted tribes in South America, New Guinea and India, who purposefully choose to remain isolated.

What is your favorite brand of comfortable shoes?Jump to Last Post 1 19 of 19 discussions (23 posts)I lost my job about 6 months ago, and I’m thinking about opening a local shoe store and featuring comfort footwear. Anyone willing to share your favorite brands or trends you’ve noticed in footwear?Dorothee Gyposted 7 years agoMy most comfortable summer shoes this year were from Valleverde (Italian), not only very beautiful and flashy, but also wonderfully comfy. For fall and winter it would be Hgl (Austrian), very good shoes, very high quality.

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. (Toronto Sun)The Toronto Transit Commission is coming under fire after the emergence of a picture.

The World Cup is the most watched sporting event in the world, larger even than the Olympics. It generates billions of dollars in revenue from corporate sponsors, broadcasting rights and merchandising. These arrests and investigations cast doubt over the transparency and honesty for the process of allocating World Cup tournaments, electing its president, and the administration of funds, including those earmarked for improving football facilities in some of Fifa’s poorer members..

Here is a list of some family based games and movies that you can either play or watch has a family, on Family day, besides going out to the Arena where they have free family skating or going to bowling. Why not stay in a play twister, play on the Wii if you have one of those, play a board game like Monopoly, or even watch a movie or a few, like Harry Potter or Just go with it starring Jennifer Aniston, there are many other things these are just a few things that you can do on Family Day in my opinion. What do you think Family day is? Do you think that it is a good holiday? Or is Family day just another day off?.

Little one, I am sorry about the idiot in the hat, and the rando who was yelling at you. It always sad when people look at someone succeeding, and lash out in envy or fear. You are great, and your dad knows that you are doing fantastic things with your life.

And I honestly don see how making the game more realistic would make it less competitive. Only thing I could see dwindling down the competition is if they added Hack A Shaq and that is because that rule in real life has some problems to be worked on before it implemented into 2K. 1 point submitted 1 day agoI see your argument but I don’t think you’re looking at the game from the balance/competitive standpoint.

Los gobiernos y los Estados nacin no son los nicos que impulsan esta transformacin. En Ro, ms de 1.000 lderes empresariales de todos los continentes transmitirn un mensaje comn: mantener el statu quo ha dejado de ser una opcin vlida. Muchos de ellos son miembros del Pacto Mundial de las Naciones Unidas voluntarios de un movimiento del sector privado cada vez ms numeroso que entiende que, en el siglo XXI, la responsabilidad empresarial es inseparable de la sostenibilidad empresarial.

The thing is, the economics of everything mech related makes no sense. The difference between buy and sell prices alone break the financial model but going further, and this was the same in MW2: Mercs and pen and paper and the fiction, is that transport times and the sheer cost of dropships and mechs and repairs and logistics make mercs pretty much unviable. You have these spectacularly expensive assets that you use infrequently in order to earn a relatively small amount of money at high risk..

It a psychology thing. I know they don want to pay more so it keeps them from doing too many ridiculous edits and keeps my time open as I won spend hours on 10 rounds of revisions.I think you are giving too much info for people to negotiate and be bothered by with. I never tell my client it takes 8 hours for me to wrap my head around the project.

2. A real commitment from you. “Trying” is not a word used when engaging in this fat loss program. 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. Continue reading this postSparkle trailer gives last glimpse of Whitney HoustonA trailer for the movie musical Sparkle was released Monday, giving us a glimpse of Whitney Houston’s last project. The late singer plays the mother of Jordin Sparks, an aspiring singer in the 1960s who rises with a girl group similar to the Supremes.

Arena acknowledges the talent gap between American players and those of other countries when he describes the first time he saw Pulisic play. “First of all he doesn’t look like an American. That’s a compliment. The Mysteries of the MoonWe already know that our silvery neighbor in the universe has a lot of implications and effects on our world. It controls the tides, causes some to flip out during it’s fullness and we could write a book detailing it’s effect on lovers. Even if these were it’s only claims to fame it would still be great but if we step back and take a page from Neil Armstrong’s speech at the 20th anniversary of the moon landing conference and “strip away the layers of truth” we might start to see a much different view of the moon then we had ever imagined.

Bennett and all three of his assistants visited Morsell at St. John’s during a preseason workout in September, and Morsell had taken an unofficial visit to the school’s Charlottesville campus earlier that month. Bennett then stopped in to see Morsell play a few times during the high school season, and now has added the junior to the Cavaliers’ future..

Not so. Sure, it begins with some wonky, deliberately on again, off again guitar chords that recall both the New York no wave bands and some of the gleefully inept experimentation of Slanted and Enchanted era Pavement. But Sacred Trixter progresses in small increments and layers, accelerating away from those initial chords toward more urgent tail chasing guitars and drums, before finally giving way (somewhere around verse 2) to a frenzied section where the guitars mimic the sound of a frantic moth’s fluttering wings.

I paced the Fort 14 a 14 mile road race in Fort Atkinson, WI last Saturday. My pace time was 12:30/mile for a 2:55 finish. For some reason they put my race sign on a huge, heavy dowel so by mile 10 I felt like I was lugging around a tree branch.. I wouldn consider us benefited from capitalism considering the rate of inflation our country is going in. Sure, electronics are more accessible because we advance technologically through supply and demand. However its also very wasteful, as capitalism only works on a system with infinite resources.

The Cartoon: Cathy and the Cost of a Cup of CoffeeRecently, I wrote an article about budgeting with Harry Potter for a middle school math classroom setting. The cartoon that I will be sharing in this article went along perfectly with that unit and used the popular cartoon of “Cathy”. In this cartoon, “Cathy” was standing in line buying coffee at her local coffee store and complaining about the cost of coffee each day in comparison to the price of gas.

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. Tapping activates the display, while swiping up brings Glances, which are like mini apps showing everything from weather to stock info to where your Uber car is. Like Google’s Android Wear cards, these can be tapped to launch the full app. Click on an Instagram photo, and you get a mini Instagram app.

I’ve had it. That’s it,” before using the plane’s inflatable emergency slide to make his triumphant getaway.It might be one of the most perfect resignations ever dignified, succinct, with a nice dramatic finish and it got us fantasizing about all the pop culture inspired ways we’d like to stick it to the man. They range from Peter Finch’s “I’m mad as hell” theatrics in Network (1976) to the straight up aggression of the fast food worker in Half Baked (1998) who signs off with a hail of F bombs and tossed hamburgers.

The federal government doesn subsidize them. If the federal government abolished food assistance programs, section 8 housing, medicaid, etc, Walmart wouldn have to raise wages. In fact, they might be able to reduce them because their employees would need to work more hours to earn a living, and more people would enter the labor force since government no longer covers their living expenses..

Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. 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.

Romney’s campaign argues that the story is “fundamentally flawed” because it does not differentiate between jobs that were outsourced to companies within the United States and jobs that were created overseas in the first place. Exports,” said Romney spokeswoman Andrea Saul. “Mitt Romney spent 25 years in the real world economy so he understands why jobs come and they go.

Sprint Cup: These are NASCAR’s big guns. Sprint Cup races are run on Sunday afternoons, 36 times a year by 40 or more teams and feature the names you’re probably familiar with: Dale Earnhardt Jr., Tony Stewart and Jeff Gordon. As a matter of fact, a lot of Sprint Cup drivers got their big break in the Nationwide Series.

I would also read this particular article before jumping to the defense of hot yoga. If this sport is done properly, it can have many benefits like any kind of good exercies. Yoga in particular looks into the realignment of the body. The Fear of Missing Out has taken hold. The urge is even stronger if you hear that the store is running out of the set of four after shaves in a ship in a bottle display. No, dad won’t like it it’s OK to leave the dance alone sometimes..

Boring, bonehead questions are not cool. Next? he said.When Joseph Spak, an analyst from RBC Capital Markets, followed up about the Model 3, Musk reportedly paused for 15 seconds, before adding: questions are so dry. They killing me. When you leave your vehicle simply lift the iPad out of the Padholder and carry it with you. As a previous real estate sales person I look back and wish that iPads were around then. My odometer could be showing fewer miles now..

Chef Rahman “Rock” Harper, an Alexandria native and a winner of the “Hell’s Kitchen” reality television show, added it to the menu at his newly opened restaurant, Fat Shorty’s, as a tribute to his childhood. The trendy Clarendon spot offers the sauce as condiment for its sausages and fries. That may become invisible,” Harper said.

The leather will be nice and moist but won’t have any softening robbing water in it. I have found that with basic issue boots I need to “walk them dry” 2 to 3 times before they feel comfortable enough to be referred to as a tennis shoe. As for the comment made earlier about getting trench foot walking your boots dry, from a literal point of view you would have to have your feet wet like that for much longer than the time that it takes to walk them dry.

Try looking at some of the smaller places. And I mean really small places. We were able to do something similar to this at Three Boys. The Pfc. Diplomatic cables, over 400,000 classified army reports from the Iraq War and 90,000 army reports from the war in Afghanistan to Wikileaks. Government decision making in relation to the Vietnam War that did not place military personnel at risk..

Communication in written form is more important than most people know. Communication verbally is also extremely important. Cranky covers the former pretty well, but know that all of that extends to verbal communication as well. SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileCanada’s seniors don’t know how much money they need to retire, and are worried the Canada Pension Plan won’t be enough, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty was told in Charlottetown Tuesday.Flaherty was in Charlottetown for the first of three town hall meetings to hear what Canadians have to say about pension reform.More than two dozen people each took their three minutes at the microphone to give Flaherty their opinions on pension reform. A recurring theme was a general lack of understanding over how much money pensioners would need, and where it was going to come from.”I need help here, and I don’t think I’m the only one,” said Dianne Corrigan, a former nurse.”I do not understand what I am supposed to be signing, what kind of income I’m supposed to have. I do think there’s an awful lot of seniors on this Island who have no idea at all.”Read more:Canada Pension Plan: Do you have confidence in our pension system? Is enough information being provided to you to plan your future? Take our poll.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.

A group of translucent crabs scuttled away from the light. There were barnacles clinging to the walls. I tried to imagine what must have happened that night. Adidas shoes are displayed in a Sports Direct store in London March 5, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin CoombsAdidas is benefiting from collaborations with celebrities such as Kanye West and Pharrell Williams and has scored major fashion hits with retro Superstar and Stan Smith sneakers.The company based in southern Germany had already said it had high hopes for 2016 thanks to a busy sporting calendar including the European soccer championship and the Rio Olympics.the group to have performed so strongly, it necessarily means that brand Adidas is back in vogue across the board, not just football in Europe, said Equinet analyst Mark Josefson, who rates the stockAdidas, which had raised its guidance in February, said it now expected currency adjusted sales to grow by about 15 percent in 2016, compared with a previous forecast for a rise of 10 to 12 percent.It sees net profit from continuing operations rising by 15 to 18 percent, up from previous guidance 10 to 12 percent.Nike, by contrast, last month said it expected revenue to grow in the high single digits for the year ending May 2017, less than analysts were expecting, after a strong dollar hurt sales from some of its overseas markets. ET to a new all time high, rising by more than a quarter so far this year.Nike shares are down almost 5 percent this year to lose a long held premium to Adidas, which is now trading at 25 times forward earnings versus 24 times for Nike.CEO BOWING OUT Adidas has hiked marketing spending, particularly in North America, after losing ground to the world biggest sportswear maker, sparking a series of profit warnings in 2013 and 2014 and putting pressure on long serving Chief Executive Herbert Hainer.Adidas, which reports full quarterly results on May 4, did not give details or reasons for the strong performance, beyond saying it is seeing brand momentumWhile Nike still dominates its home territory, Adidas is making inroads, with sneaker sales up by more than half in March, market data firm NPD says, driven by casual, classics and running to lift its market share to 7 percent from 4.8 percent.Adidas first quarter revenues rose 17 percent to 4.8 billion euros ($5.4 billion), 22 percent adjusted for currency swings.Operating profit rose 35 percent to 490 million euros, giving an operating margin of 10.2 percent, a big increase on Adidas 6 percent in 2015 although still well below Nike.

Brought it back over and they replaced it for him. Eleiko will do the same as well.Of course they priced far higher than any of the others, but for good reason. We have a 20+ year old Eleiko training bar at my gym and it still spins far better than even the 4 year old Werksan training bar or a 1 2 year old York elite competition bar.I do wonder to what point AgainFaster will cover certain types of breaking.

Don’t get me wrong. I use Facebook and Instagram just as much as the next twenty something female. I have posted pictures that I later regretted and posted statuses that I certainly wouldn’t want my grandmother reading. That wasn doxing, snowflake, that was looking at your profile spending 30s of googling your post history on a public website to see what you said about the topic in the past. I don care about who you are or where you live, I not coming after your job or your kids, I just wanted to know what you said about the issue in the past. Since T_D posters are known to argue in bad faith and flat out lie when they feel it suits their purposes, it seemed like an appropriate thing to do.

Based on what I’ve been able to glean from the following trailer, her performance looks beyond soap opera bad, with every emotion communicated through her perfectly arched eyebrows. Watch closely and you’ll see what I mean:Posted: 2009/04/24 at 8:58 PMVery funny clip. Must take talent and/or incredible timing to judge when exactly to change the pitch of the vocal.

Loading zones turn into bus lanes at 3pm. It 2.57pm. Park in the loading zone. Since we all have a different definition of who we want to be as a person. If you want to be your own person and do what you want don’t listen to what others say. Go after what you want your way and live the life you want to live..

Edit: I only caught the synopsis of a reply before the auto mod removed it, but I think I wasn’t phrasing myself very well with “wildly controversial new point”. I only wanted to express that I thought the OP has expressed themselves well and I know others will agree with them, particularly if (as I suspect) US thrift shops work differently from British charity shops. As well.

LeBron led both Finals teams in points, rebounds, assists, steals, and blocks. He is also just the second player in history to win Finals MVP’s with multiple teams joining Kareem Abdul Jabbar. There is a reason why he is considered the best player in world and putting on a performance day in and day out the way he does, it is truly remarkable..

Edit: Thanks for pointing that out. Seems like i made a mistake. I didn know how heavy a big mac is, but the US website suggests that it is quite heavy. Therefore, spacecraft are equipped with footholds and hand restraints to help astronauts work in microgravity. In addition, before the mission, astronauts practice spacewalking in big water tanks on Earth. The buoyancy of an inflated space suit in water simulates microgravity..

How many views do you need to make $1.66 a day?Ok to make a $50 payout minimum each month you need to make an average of $1.66 a day. If you work on each month having 30 days. More and more, I’m reading people posting the idea that “the rich” have wealth and we should just take it from them to give to the government, so it can continue to spend and redistribute as it has.

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. Spoke with another buddy golfing last week. Stated he went to the bank to find out how to buy weed stocks. He asked if it was common and she laughed and said he not the first person.

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I took him last round during his first season with the Browns out of sentimentality. He explodes. Had another out of left field last second replacement when he made an appearance with the Giants, for a monday nighter against the Vikes, he won my game by less than a yard, against AD and Cruz, and down 5 points..

A:It’s like, people freak out for 20 minutes, and then they move on to the next thing. The whole thing is just all controversy based. Like some of this MeToo stuff, you’ll see somebody get accused of something and it’s “Ahh!!” this giant thing. Taxes on capital have consistently been found to be very harmful see this paper from the Fed for a good summary. Taxes on land and consumption have generally been found to be far more efficient. This a common trend that Bernie has, his tax structure would be highly inefficient.

Threatening to take away something valuable can include, loss of the relationship, promising to tell others one’s deepest intimate secrets, or imposing unreasonable demands prompts fear and surrender. An example would be, “Do what I say or else” Screaming, yelling, and slamming doors are other examples. These pressure tactics lead to intimidation and public intimidation..

Billionaire, philanthropist, and sports team owner Paul Allen just dropped $100k into the coffers of the GOP. This has fueled quite a bit of outrage from the fanbases of the Seahawks and Blazers, both of whom Paul owns. It also confusing, as he has donated huge sums of money toward progressive causes like environmentalism, homelessness, and firearms regulation.

Use pencils or even the back of a screw to add details. The best thing about using clay for this part is you can mould it how you want based on the size of the board you’re making. I recommend a coat of resin or some form of sealant to protect the glossy finish of your decals.

1631: News of Boo the big man will have upped his tobacco chewing of late having dropped a shot at 6 and two at 8 to slip back to even par. Vijay Singh slides in a lengthy putt at the last to save par and card a 68. The Fijian is two under for the tournament.

6.) Test MarketingAfter creating the complete product, after addressing their consumers, Kitkat would have launched their new flavours in a particular region or area and monitor the marketing mix (product, price, distribution or place and promotion), the market share changes and the revenue and progress of these products without the knowledge of their consumers. They would measure their sales against previous sales in order to see whether what they predicted to happen would actually occur. At this stage further product enhancements could be made in order to eliminate problems that they may have overlooked..

Mr. George has served on the Board of Directors since 1989. For 30 years, until his retirement, Mr. Bray said. “I think she’ll come here the way Candace did, with her friends, to hang out in the city on the weekend, and have a lot of social interaction there, and then eventually she’ll come to college here, as Candace did.”NOT THE SAME. Though Sex and the City painted Mr.

The massive total, tied for the fifth highest of Bryant’sprolific career, came on 22 of 50 shooting (the rest of the Lakers combined for 35 shot attempts), and Los Angeles needed all of those points as itsqueaked past Utah, 101 96. With the woeful Lakers long since eliminated from the playoffs, the game was always going to be all about Bryant, but that just made it all the moreremarkable as he caught fire in the fourth quarter and led his team back from a 14 point deficit. With quite a flourish, Bryant finished his career with 33,643 points, thethird most in league history, behind Kareem Abdul Jabbar (38,387) and Karl Malone (36,928).

Capable of changing momentum at both ends of court. Will play for William Mary.G Greivis Vasquez, Montrose Christian, Sr., 6 5The talented Venezuelan does not try to force things, letting the game come to him. Averaged 12.8 points, 7.4 rebounds, 5.9 assists and 2.5 steals for the co No.

“Beekeeping is not the first thing I don’t even think it’s the 10th thing that comes to mind for people when they think about Anacostia, so I definitely thought it was really cool and really unique,” says Wilson’s neighbor Rashida Shelton. The results are “delicious,” she says. Honey Bees, says Washington is a great place to harvest a hive.

“It can get lonely working from home. Most days, it just me and my cat. But I love that I my own boss, and, one year on since leaving my job, John and I have pooled our resources. Most of that is due to McGregor. He the biggest star in MMA by the length of the straight and one of the most famous athletes in the world. But there a reason his fights with Diaz are his biggest hits in MMA.

Love God and Love thy neighbor. I have traveled extensively and always always try to take note of what every human shares in common and the only thing I can find is love. Everybody loves. Value Line also runs the Value Line Special Situations Fund, a small cap growth fund. Its return for the same 15 year period was 12.08% per annum. This compares to the returns of the two DFA small cap funds of 12.52% per annum (DFA 6 10 fund) and 12.39% per annum (DFA 9 10 fund).

Until they go too far and the people have to rise up and bring change. It a never ending cycle. Even if one tried to use power for good, it corrupts.. They chose an apple not a complete apple, but one with a bite taken out of it.Sadly, the truth is rarely as simple, or beautiful, as we would like. I first researched this story in 2005 and was assured by someone at Apple that it was indeed true. The article struck a chord and several people got in touch to say how pleased or touched they were to hear the story.A few years later I mentioned it to another Apple employee, who immediately said that he thought it was a myth.

1 point submitted 28 days agoI fully agree. The other thing that makes me laugh is the “this is going to ruin the game” comments. Everybody was happy for the “ups” of the game. Please consider submitting your article to /r/offbeat or similar subreddits unless it truly reads like The Onion wrote it. The title and article itself must both be “Oniony”. This can be highly subjective; you are encouraged to upvote articles that should be here and downvote those that should not.