The Stranahan House has a long, and interesting history. During the restoration of this structure, all the woodwork, paneling and floors were refinished, and the outside of the house was painted the colors that Frank and Ivy had originally painted the house; white with green trim. A hurricane proof roof was put on the structure in 1996.
Lack of gravity also has the effect of causing bone to, almost literally, dissolve away. Seen losses from specific load bearing sites of 1 2% a month, says Fong. A tremendous amount of bone to lose and of calcium to put into the blood stream. Enter no excuse pre Election Day voting. While absentee voting is common for students away at college or people serving overseas in the military, some states are now allowing any registered voter to vote early. Thirty one states allow no excuse pre Election Day in person voting early voting on a voting machine or in person absentee voting (AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, LA, ME, MT, NE, NV, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, WV, WI, WY).
We used the phrase spree to describe what happened Tuesday in Northern California. Let not call such an event a which Webster New World defines as lively, noisy frolic a period of drunkenness [or] a period of uninhibited activity (a shopping spree). It was a mass shooting, a rampage or a series of deadly attacks.
And yet, ours is an age of commercial healthcare. Medical systems are geared to keep a person alive at any cost. A substantial percentage of the annual 3.8 trillion dollar healthcare budget in the US is expended in the last thirty days of people’s lives! Without these medical interventions, the patients may have died naturally a few days or weeks earlier; these interventions merely prolong life without improving its quality.
JOHN BURNETT, BYLINE: A preliminary examination by federal investigators of the balloon disaster in a crop field south of Austin seems to indicate that flying weather was clear and the balloon was airworthy. Attention has turned to the pilot, 49 year old Alfred Skip Nichols, owner of Heart of Texas Hot Air Balloon Rides. He had four convictions for driving while intoxicated in Missouri, the most recent in 2010.
Or if he does. What will happen what the NFL now involved in this court of public opinion in the back and forth. Could we also see the commissioner Roger good now since he’s already gone on public record denying he’d seen this angle of the attack having to face.
I won’t pretend any kind of objectivity here; I’ve known Al for nearly thirty years. The 1980s: heady days in New York City. What intrigued me right away was the schism between Franken’s comic persona on SNL “the Al Franken decade,” etc., which earned shock laughs by its celebration of the naked ego unleashed and his thoughtful, sober, and sometimes (to me, a hard core leftist) his maddeningly sensible political views.