Remember when, after Navy SEALs under President Obama’s command went in and killed Osama bin Laden, there was all this subsequent grumbling by former associates of George W. Bush about how the former Commander-in-Chief didn’t get enough credit or somesuch for laying the groundwork (paraphrasing of…
Will or would you adopt or foster or otherwise support any of the lives you’ve worked to save once they are born, in the event that the mother doesn’t want them/is unable to care for them? Why or why not?
Do you support collecting taxpayer money to support human infants that would have…
In vetoing a Security Council resolution calling for Bashar al-Assad to step down in Syria, Russia and China have provided cover for the regime’s on-going brutal crackdown and, as such, criticism from the U.S., France, and a host of other countries and organizations was immediate and forceful.
“These (GOP) debates… they have jumped the shark. Because last night — I swear to God — the Republicans talked about three things: deporting Mexican grandmothers; building a colony on the Moon that could become the 51st state; and how Obama is out of touch.”—BILL MAHER, Real Time (via inothernews)
“The Dragon is a reminder everyone has dreams, and that the time to pursue them is now. Some may be as ridiculous as those of Don Quixote, comic hero of the famous Spanish novel. Others may change the world, or at least your life. Now is thus the time to take a chance, to reach for the proverbial brass ring, to not only dream but act on that impossible dream. The Dragon gives you the best chance to make it come true.”—Year of the Dragon ( x )
Whether you’re trying to write for the first time, or have been at it for a while, you’ll probably find some useful tips here. The course is intended mainly for younger (high school and middle school) writers, but it covers fundamentals you can build on no matter what your age.
To protect US intellectual property from foreign piracy there needs to be a method to isolate the movement across the borders. Throwing a huge net over the entire country is destructive to the US’s internal economy. The subject is more related to border security. In the US we have copyright and patent infringement laws that can and do work. Any legislation needed to better protect intellectual property should be surgical in nature.