Chinese intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). Two-stage, liquid-propellant, 8,000 to 10,000 km range, single thermal nuclear warhead.
I spent Father’s Day in Kansas City with my dad’s last surviving sibling, his little sister, Aunt Betty. She has just moved to a different nursing home, and is now surrounded in the nearby community by some of her long-time friends from her teaching career. She’s in a good place, and seems very happy. At […]
It is a comedian become president who crossed this Monday the gates of the Élysée. Ukrainian Volodymyr Zelensky has reserved for France his first official bilateral visit abroad. He and Emmanuel Macron had already met in April during the Ukrainian presidential campaign. The very atypical profile of the candidate had evidently intrigued and interested the […]
On Friday I headed off to York and arrived at the Park & Ride where I left the car and took a bus into town … First stop, the Minster … the Minster itself is pretty ho-hum. It’s nice enough as far as late Medieval churches go, and well enough preserved, but its real selling […]
While Thabiti Anyabwile claims Bradly Mason as an authority on systemic racism, he might want to pay attention to the situation in New York City public schools (as explained by Andrew Sullivan): If I were to put a time capsule in the ground to alert future generations what it was like to live in 2019, […]
After a few female Moclans had gotten riding lessons from me, that was when an extremely poor part-Hispanic weirdo named Martine had shown up. He had an interesting attitude about the rich AND he started shoveling manure immediately. Martine believed that hard work ALWAYS needed to be done before play. He hated the television and […]
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Refreshing Revamp of a Wild West inspired The Taming of the Shrew Last night we attended the opening on The Taming of the Shrew at Bard on the Beach and we think it might be our favourite Bard yet! Set in the Wild West the cast and crew really went all out to produce a […]
Sacred Heart Church began as a mission church for French Canadians in South Lawrence from St. Anne’s. The basement seen here, was used for services in 1916. The completed church seen below was dedicated in 1936. Between the 1899 school and the convent is a small grotto that is also part of the complex. In […]
BMitch and Scott talk with NBA TV/NBC Sports Washington’s Chris Miles breaking down the Lakers/Pelicans blockbuster trade and what it means for LeBron moving forward, the Western Conference outlook with GSW’s major injuries, what could happen with that #4 Draft pick and more. Plus the latest on the Wizards’ GM search.
Incident Start Date: 6/09/2019 Cause: Lightning Size: 523 acres Containment: 60% Incident Type: Full Suppression Vegetation Type: Brush and timber Agency: Inyo National Forest, U.S.D.A. Forest Service Resources Assigned: Engines: 1 Helicopters: 6 Crews: 5 Total Personnel: 205 Current Situation: The Inyo National Forest Type 3 Incident Management Organization is managing the Jordan Fire led by Incident Commander Todd McDivitt and Incident Commander Trainee Don Shoemaker. […]
By Craig Murray | June 17, 2019 Standing back a little and surveying the events of the last couple of weeks, gives a bleak view of the current state of western democracy. We have seen what appears to be the most unconvincing of false flags in the Gulf. I pointed out why it was improbable […]
President Trump boasted on Monday that his campaign is setting up screens outside the Amway Center in Orlando, Fla., to ensure people can see his reelection rally on Tuesday. Source: Trump boasts of 100,000 requests to attend reelection rally | TheHill