There’s a pretty important detail our movies and textbooks left out of the handoff from Native Americans to white European settlers: It begins in the immediate aftermath of a full blown apocalypse. In the decades between Columbus’ discovery of America and the Mayflower landing at Plymouth Rock, the most devastating plague in human history raced up the East Coast of America. Just two years before the pilgrims started the tape recorder on New England’s written history, the plague wiped out about 96 percent of the Indians in Massachusetts..
A recent Deloitte survey of a thousand employees at other companies found that 88 percent of respondents wanted a broader leave policy beyond parental leave. Nearly 17 percent of Americans over age 18 provide unpaid care to an adult, according to the National Alliance for Caregiving. If you choose the later, it best to choose a leading national or regional chain that is well known for it professionalism and training.
Jackson refused to sign with the Bucs and decided to focus on baseball. And wowed fans with his strong arm, blazing speed, and powerful swing. After the Bucs forfeited his NFL rights, the Raiders used a seventh round pick on him in 1987 and convinced him to play football during the baseball offseason.
15 minutes in, Glen texts me and says, “Verne’s great you must come.” I wrote back, “I’m winning,” and stayed at Table 3 in the Casino. I met Glen later over our customary afternoon champagne (I love vacation), he was giddy in his animated retelling almost verbatim of nearly an hour of Verne’s stories. Well, I didn’t win the Black Jack tournament and I felt completely cheated having not heard him.
Life is really a series of changes and each change is a challenge. It’s an opportunity for us to learn to grow to expand. Some changes might be small while others may be large, but they each bring the opportunity to learn something new about yourself and the world around you..
IT HAD NOT QUITE STARTED RAINING, BUT AT THE TIME, IT WAS TOUGH, BECAUSE THE AREA IS NOT WELL LIT UP. POLICE SAY IT LOOKS LIKE THE DRIVER HAD A GREEN LIGHT, AND DRUGS AND ALCOHOL HAVE BEEN RULED OUT AS CONTRIBUTIVE FACTORS. WHETHER OR NOT THE DRIVER WAS SPEEDING IS STILL UNDER INVESTIGATION.
Companies here have been able to lay the ghost of this belief that exists in the UK more than it does overseas that the UK is not the world best at producing major productions on time, to budget and to this quality. For those of us who have been in the industry all our lives we actually know that is not true. The problem is that the odd ones that go astray become the ones that everybody talks about..