Hillary depicts American’s as “deplorable as well as irredeemable”. She sees people as expendable. Will she ultimately swim in her own lies? Lies that have spewed from her own mouth? Let’s have a look at the second part of the quatrain. You can plan for every foreseeable contingency, but sometimes even Plans A, B, and C fall through as the proverbial poop hits the fan. On a wilderness expedition with NOLS, one of the most important leadership skills is tolerance for adversity and uncertainty (“TFAU” in NOLS lingo): enduring that storm with a smile, and being the paradigm of composure when you realize you have hiked five miles just to arrive at an uncrossable river and have to backtrack four miles upstream to cross. We utilize topographical maps with detailed routes marked on them, including where the group will expect to be resupplied and where the group will camp every night.
Dr Ray Gambell: One of the most important pieces of work that the Scientific Committee has been doing over recent years is developing methods to arrive at reliable assessment of whale stocks. We have had a variety of methods that have involved using the data from past catches and various techniques of that sort. We rely on direct sightings of the whales and send out special survey ships that carry out very precise inspections of the ocean, counting the whales as they go.
Sweden has always been ahead of its neighbors when it comes to reducing its environmental impact. To make power, the country does something unique: it turns trash into power on a national scale using high power incinerators. At first glance, it solves two problems: getting rid of trash before it piles up and generating electricity without burning dirty fossil fuels..
And over time, the term silent majority was used to exclude more than just anti war protesters. The “noisy minority,” as Perlstein called it, was fairly large. “It was black civil rights militants,” he said. For the more daring, Pasolini’s Decameron offers a highly realistic and erotic version of Mediaeval Italy. And, who hasn’t seen “Braveheart”, starring Mel Gibson as William Wallace, the perfect place to find inspiration for male costumes and dances. For a fun movie, “A Knight’s Tale” starring Heath Ledger, offers a unique view among medieval movies as the film is set to rock music.
President Roosevelt’s relocation decision remains controversial, and there are different camps of thought on the subject. Those who disagree with his decision point to the fact that during the whole of World War II, no Japanese American was ever convicted of espionage [source: Sowell]. These critics also argue that most of the officials who pushed for relocation weren’t privy to the intelligence that indicated the existence of a Japanese spy network on the West Coast.