PAM FESSLER, BYLINE: Nancy Reagan’s major role in life was to be the supportive, adoring wife of the nation’s 40th president. Admirers and detractors alike marveled at their close relationship and how it sustained them during the sometimes grueling journey of public life. She was President Reagan’s fiercest protector and eventually his nurse as he battled Alzheimer’s.
Well a fossil collector and a fossil hunter are two different things. A collector may be interested in acquiring specimens through any means necessary (eBay, auctions, fossil shops). A fossil hunter may be interested in the actual hunting personally to acquire specimens.
I have 6,000 items I have to repost. My death pile before that was probably around 800 1000. Another crappy thing to throw into the mix is that out of those 6,000 items, about 60% of the items are already packaged up for shipping. In fact you could mistake him for a boy: slight, in Brooks Brothers tweeds and flannel trousers, his hair immaculately combed. Only his face betrays him, collapsed into hangdog folds.The other man is bigger, burlier, thirty five. Sideburns, bad teeth, a ragged sweater open at the elbow.
Energy and enthusiasm are also side effects of taking on a challenging project. I liked the looks of surprise I garnered when I casually mentioned I’d run 10 miles over the weekend. I discovered smugness in my soreness. I been living and driving in southern California for over a decade. The 101, 405, 5, 10, you name a shitty freeway in Cali and I probably driven it. (Was also a professional driver for years purposely sent on those freeways to strain the cars) I always keep my speed between 5 10 MPH over the limit, as long as I not the fastest car on the road.
The change in advertising patterns dovetails with a change in the debate over the ACA in Washington. “The Republican campaign to repeal the Affordable Care Act is essentially over,” the Los Angeles Times reported this week. Republicans in Congress are now “focused on other issues, including trade and tax reform,” and have “quietly incorporated many of the law’s key protections into their own proposals, including guaranteeing coverage and providing government assistance to help consumers purchase insurance.”.
All of the larger animals in the aquarium learn husbandry behaviors, which make it easier for veterinary staff to conduct examinations. For example, when a trainer instructs them to, whales will present their flippers or tail flukes for examinations or blood collection. They will also blow from their blowhole onto a plate, which staff can examine under a microscope for parasites and bacteria.