Later after he and six siblings were evacuated by American soldiers, after the funerals for the victims and the long, messy clean up of the streets dignitaries began making their way to this little corner of Britain, where the narrow kinks of the River Thames begin to straighten out, and the water widens fast toward the sea. Famous and important folks came to sympathize with locals and pose for photo ops. Charlie, the young tearaway who stole sherbets from the penny sweet shop and spent his holidays pulling up potatoes in the field, got to shake hands with the Queen.
Obama saw the results as a product of national impatience. “People are frustrated they’re deeply frustrated with the pace of the recovery,” he told a news conference on the day after the election. But he acknowledged that the voters apparently did not see the government as the way to quicken it.
Carrie Fisher has written a lot of books about life in show business. But up until now, she hasn’t written about a role that has both bolstered and tormented her since “Star Wars” came out nearly 40 years ago Princess Leia. Using her own diaries from that time, Carrie Fisher’s new book “The Princess Diarist” is about working on that set and, yes, her affair with co star Harrison Ford.
But this was the middle of a weekday morning, which probably isn’t the benches’ peak usage time. A woman working at a nearby beverage cart told me she hadn’t seen anyone using them yet, but she herself tried them out. She reported that “it took a bit of time” to charge her phone..
“The buddy movie that began when these two young Southern centrists started off on a high energy bus tour across America in the 1992 campaign wasn’t supposed to end like this. On the day Mr. The phenomenon is the latest twist in nearly three months of intermittent Palestinian border protests. To many Israelis the “kite terrorism” is yet more evidence of implacable and creative Palestinian hostility. But viewed another way it is a desperate ploy on behalf of the 2 million Palestinians largely penned into the impoverished seaside strip.
Think tunics, flowing skirts, leather shoes. Some embrace the medieval, while others go full Orc. There a deeper sense of shared community that flows through each camp set up here where fighters camp out together sometimes in period tents and cook together.
“You, ladies and gentlemen, are the judges of not only the facts, as you are on every case, but on the law as well. It is your responsibility to determine for yourselves what the law is. Everything I say to you is advisory only. I live in a state where Personhood was narrowly defeated this year, but that managed to enact other laws that will severely limit a woman access not just to choice, but other vital health services. I know all too well that there is a strong movement looking to overturn Roe v. Wade and a vote for Romney makes that more likely..