It has been called the Al Jazeera Revolution: 18 days that changed the face of modern Egypt. Most Arabs watched the drama through the lens of Al Jazeera. Ayman Mohyeldin is Al Jazeera man in Cairo.Mohyeldin spent hundreds of hours on the air anchoring live coverage of the Egyptian revolution Al Jazeera English.
This weekend was the big Cal Stanford game. Although I know nothing about football and don’t really like the sport (I mean, come on, it takes four hours for one hour of actual game time to be played), the enthusiasm of the fans made it a very fun outing. There were cheers, card tricks, and marching bands playing “Rock Your Body,” “Hey Ya,” and “Come on Eileen.” I even got to rush the field after Cal kicked Stanford’s ass..
For one thing, virtually all the moisture in the grass is gone. I have a friend who calls hay “jerky hay.” It a descriptive phrase and when you think about it, it makes a lot of sense. What if you were asked to eat only dried fruits and meats? Blecho, you would say! I know you would!.
On 10 July, Grandmaster Evgeny Sveshnikov, always one of the most interesting and outspoken of chessplayers, gave a live and exclusive interview to Chess News. The full audio and text, in Russian, can be found here, but below we present an extract in English, with some of the most interesting points made by the veteran theoretician and GM. This is how many championships I have played in the two countries..
Pneumatic compression boots are all the rage for those who have abnormal swelling in the leg or foot. If the swelling is due to some sort of venous disorder (lymphedema, for example), the compression boot is a simple solution. This is not to say, however, that the boot alone is enough to cure the problem it is simply another treatment that will help you on your way to recovery or daily maintenance..
The distinct prestige and popularity that Germany enjoys as a prime destination for vacationers makes it a distinctly friendly country to enjoy relatively hassle free in country travel options. Traveling through Germany’s breathtaking country sides, unique cityscapes, and along its inspiring coast lines in a memorable experience that vacationers enjoy as much as the other facets of their visit to the country. Travel options vary widely from train to automobile, to boat.
A decade later, disclosure loopholes were again back before Congress following the Citizens United decision. But this time, every Republican senator voted against the bill. The DISCLOSE Act lost 59 39, one vote shy of the 60 votes needed to break a filibuster led by Republican Sen.