As I sat, remembering the pain, anger, loss, grief, patriotism, and unity that 9/11 caused, I can’t help but also think about the controversy that New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin’s comment caused a couple of weeks ago. The hoopla began the Thursday before the 60 Minutes episode where Nagin was interviewed for the one year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. When asked by the reporter why the recovery effort seems to be going so slow in New Orleans, Nagin went on the offensive and reminded the reporter that New York was still grappling with its own rebuilding effort where the Twin Towers once stood.
Just saying. Don assume that these blood tests are going to find it 100 of the time. I had Major Blood Clots, I am Lucky to be alive right now. While there have been substantial advances in forecasting the general conditions one might expect 10 to 15 days from now, many meteorologists agree that there has been little progress in zeroing in on conditions that will prevail locally on a particular”We don think the skill is sufficient beyond Day 7 to put out what we call deterministic forecasts Day 8 and beyond,” said Dr. James D. Laver, the acting director of the federal Climate Prediction Center in Camp Springs, Md., which generates.
A planned Mexico City tour stop turned into a nightmare for the Spanish electronica quartet Delorean over the weekend. Delorean was the victim of what police described as a “virtual kidnapping,” in which members of the group were held for several days in a hotel while terrified family members were told to pay a large ransom or they’d be harmed. “Virtual kidnapping” is a new form of crime in Mexico , in which the perpetrators play on fears of violence to extract ransoms even when the victims aren’t in immediate danger..
Oh! and I have already scheuled some fun blog posts for next week. While I am gone. So I won be “missing” in action. For example, some events decide to have a Bronze, Silver and Gold level, while other events elect to have a Red, Yellow and Green level of sponsorship. Each level of sponsorship benefits a company in different ways. For instance, a company electing to become a junior sponsor for an event could receive an opportunity to give attendees brochures, promotional items and display a vertical size advertisement in the event’s journal for $2,500, while a company electing to become the premier sponsor receives the chance to handout brochures, gets four tickets for a table at the event dinner, a full page advertisement in the event’s journal and has the opportunity to provide attendees with promotional items for $6,000..