In a letter to the Namibian government, a Namibian tour guide named Kit Collard wrote that the 800 strong Mad Max crew destroyed sensitive dune ecosystems and disrupted animal habitats in the Namib Desert in the process of filming. They go “where they want, when they want,” she wrote. A leaked environmental report commissioned by the government found that public consultation prior to funding was insufficient..
Some of it is absolutely justifiable and I hope Leveson is able to come up with better and sustainable regulation. But much whining about and by celebrities is hypocritical. Rather like pre election polling that says we will vote for higher taxes for better public services which proves to be a nonsense when it comes to the actual ballot box, what people say they want to read and what they do actually read are two different things.”.
SYDELL: A style that would be emulated by new tech managers, including the late Apple founder Steve Jobs, who became a close friend of Grove’s. Grove wrote many books on management, including “Only The Paranoid Survive.” He is survived by his wife, two children, eight grandchildren and the company he built, Intel. Laura Sydell, NPR News, San Francisco..
A Matter of BraveryNo one forces a person to play football. It is a decision made by athletically talented individuals, and most are offered a chance to attend college for free if they display certain skills that will make that team better. Professional football players nowadays do make a lot of money so there is heavy competition to get the opportunity to earn a spot on one of these teams.
I mean flip the beer on a play on the field. What the hell is that? That’s something you do when you’re 12. You take your dad’s beer and you throw it on somebody. Three years ago, in Aruba, where we vacation, I played golf for the first time with my dad. Since then, I’ve been hooked. My love of ballet as a kid is equivalent to my love of golf as an adult.
Neither Jim nor I can remember exactly the response of one bro. But we remember the dismissiveness, privilege and racism that informed it. We both recall that the remark ended with the term, “Chinaman.” Jim felt terrible for the sidewalk barker. Mild fever, strong chills, headache, body aches, and a lack of thirst indicate wind cold which requires warm pungent herbs. High fever (over 101F), mild chills, sore throat, and more severe symptoms in general suggest a hot invading pathogen requiring cool pungent herbs. Influenza, measles, and mumps are examples of wind heat patterns..