With the exception of a handful of former Soviet republics and certain precincts of Hollywood, that thankfully all behind us. In modern societies, we get to make our own decisions about work, love and the meaning of life. Stars are well paid but impotent puppets, wrote Cowen, who their fans rather than making their fans serve them..
The image above shows some important information. First of all, the green line might show a real estate market bottom a few months ago. If the real estate market bottom was reached, we should be able to know this with confidence in about six more months if the growth in Tallahassee home sales becomes a bit stronger..
You have to read between the lines. This is something that ethnographers often do. They immerse themselves in the lives of the people they seek to derive insights from. Businesses have a number of reasons to act on climate change. In addition to gaining positive publicity, companies hope to mitigate some of the financial risks climate change poses to their businesses. A Citigroup report released last month found that minimizing temperature rises could minimize global GDP loss to the tune of $50 trillion in the coming decades..
There’s a disturbance in the force of the tradition bound Senate and her name is Patty Murray. The Washington state Democrat, once famously dubbed “just a mom in tennis shoes,” is the reason behind an uncomfortable power standoff between two men who intend to lead the Democrats after Minority Leader Harry Reid retires. Murray, her quiet style and her clout amassed over 22 years in the Senate, poses a challenge to the way things work in Washington. She’s poised to be the first woman in the Senate’s top tier leadership. And she’s outgrown her image as the ultimate underdog, if not the mom in storied footwear. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik).
By moving to Los Angeles, he’s not only putting himself where he and his family will be comfortable and he can continue to expand upon his myriad business interests as his career winds down. He is also willingly taking on the mantle of reviving the mystique of the Lakers, something that has flagged in recent years with the franchise besieged by dysfunction and mismanagement since the final years of Kobe Bryant’s career.The Lakers won’t be good enough to compete with the Warriors this season, though they will undoubtedly be entertaining after signing Lance Stephenson and JaVale McGee, of all people, Sunday night. But they will have a shot at making it as far as the Western Conference finals thanks to James’s presence alone.