OK, enough about me. Here’s the serious point: cell phones are powerful. I don’t know anybody, at least not anybody grown up, who lived through the great transition brought on by the technology’s arrival who doesn’t have a love/hate relationship with the phone.
“These facilities should express the ideals and vision of the everyday person. There were foot soldiers, if you will, of the civil rights movement that need to be commemorated. And often, those stories, because they’re unfamiliar, are really quite interesting.
Are you on the higher end of their pay scale? The company I worked for changed the way I scheduled my employees and it caused the higher paid (theoretically better) employees to get their hours cut back. Also, from a management standpoint I would sit down and talk to your manager about the rumors going around. Clear the air and discuss how you can get your hours back up.
We begin the hour in Bangladesh, where the capital city of Dhaka is still reeling from an attack last night on a restaurant popular with diplomats and tourists. At least 20 hostages were killed. Nikita Sampath is a recent graduate of Boston University working in Dhaka.
It’s the same with access to scholarship, which is becoming the privilege of the few; that is, those who can pay handsomely for it. Perhaps the first to be impacted are professional academics who cannot afford to publish in or subscribe to “prestigious” journals that charge high fees, or access books and databases behind expensive paywalls. But the ripple effects for society at large will arrive quickly and be devastating.
Thousands of people were cheering. So something’s going on. We’ve got to find out what it is.”. But by Hollywood standards, she was now an old lady of 33. Roles came less frequently back then to actresses as they approached their 40s. And when de Havilland complicated the equation by moving to France, and turning down the part of Blanche DuBois in A Streetcar Named Desire, her star wattage began to dim..
This is WEEKEND EDITION from NPR News. I’m Scott Simon. It’s time for sports but it’s grim. Opponents of women in combat rightly argue that the military’s physical standards must not be compromised to expand women’s access. The stakes could not be higher: our military’s fighting effectiveness. If the Army expects an infantry soldier to walk 20 miles while hauling 50 pounds of equipment, this standard should apply regardless of gender..
The key for Lester, when he was feeling well enough, was to stay busy. Fishing, riding the bike, lifting a few weights. Late that fall, he was told that he would require just two more treatments. He needs to alleviate the pain. We all know he can pitch with pain, but right now this pain means that we don’t want this to get worse, so they’re going to alleviate the stress from it in a boot. He’s going to talk to a nutritionist, a couple people, try to use these couple weeks to do the best he can at other things.