My husband and I were lucky enough to attend the birthday bash in Detroit. The big event was held on June 30th, 2013, at General Motors Headquarters on the “Riverwalk” at the foot of the Renaissance Center. Over 200 Corvettes were on display, from classic 1953 Corvettes to a few fresh off the line 2014 models.
Twenty four years later, the essay, Three Hundred Ramayanas:Five Examples and Three Thoughts on Translation, finds itself at the centre of a fresh controversy. It has been dropped from the history syllabus of Delhi University after protests from hardline Hindu groups and a number of teachers. They believe the many versions recounted in the essay offend Hindu beliefs..
The Bald Mountain is a site in the popular Witcher game, but it’s also a real place in Poland with a storied past. Ysa G (or Bald Mountain), a peak in the Swietokrzyskie mountains of southern Poland, was a center of pagan worship in Roman and early medieval times, leaving it with a reputation as a meeting place for witches, who would allegedly gather there for their sabbath. In the 12th century, a Benedictine monastery the wity Krzy or Holy Cross monastery was built on the site, perhaps in hopes of erasing its pagan past.
That wasn’tthe full story. The Super Bowl ad asked viewers to visit the 84 Lumber website if they wanted the rest of the story. The website version included a five minute “director’s cut” version that concludes with the pair entering the United States through a door in a towering border wall, a direct take on one of the most combustible topics in the country today.
The proper time to have released this potentially damaging interview was when Gingrich first decided to run for president. However, it is not too late to so do now. Gingrich will not get the Republican nomination even if he should win South Carolina or Georgia.
Hahaha everyone is far too kind! All I do is disseminate, summarize, and contextualize the news and present it in an easily digestible manner. I just a Canadian trying to look out for my American friends. I sick and tired of disinfornation being spread online so I thought I could do a little something to fight back by providing well sourced comments.
My understanding was that NASA did one thing and DoD did that same thing, plus other things.I can understand scientists not wanting to get involved with defense, seems fairly reasonable. It would be like asking our FDA chemists to make nerve agents. Sure, they might have the knowledge but it isn’t what they signed up for.[M] 1 point submitted 14 hours ago/u/Yakra, thank you for your submission.