In that order.Have you heard it? Nuevo wavo band Mojo Nixon and Skid Roper scream a rock hard ballad titled Burn Down the Malls.One wonders if Mojo knows that, according to The New York Times, shopping malls across the nation now outnumber both hospitals and school districts.Anybody got a match?Rubber sold. One British slogan for condom promotion and AIDS prevention is Wear a sheath or buy a wreath. Boy, those Brits do have a blisteringly dry sense of humor, eh wot?British fashion designer Katherine Hamnett said in a recent issue of DNR The Magazine, I think it would be great if we could do designer condoms.
I was at the Eskimo game last weekend. Twenty below, give or take, in a wind whipped, cold concrete stadium, seated and stagnant. It was cold. Jennings realized this fire wasn’t going out any time soon. The job now was to work on the staging area before the crew had to leave at nightfall, so that other firefighters would have a safe and solid anchor to fight the blaze in coming days. They needed such a base in case the wind suddenly changed and the fire blew back on the firefighters.
The outlook may be less favorable for the vast interior forests that ring the Arctic Circle. Satellite images have revealed swaths of brown, dying vegetation and a growing number of catastrophic wildfires in the last decade across parts of interior Alaska, Canada and Russia. Evidence suggests forests elsewhere are struggling, too.
When we speak of you, we never mean the particular person making the video. We mean you, the audience. If you want individuals to stick with your video, you need to make it about the viewer and his/her issues. Food and Drug Administration restricts the use of certain ingredients and requires warning labels. Legitimate manufactures can be fined or face other enforcement action if they don’t comply.And if the potential health risks don’t scare buyers, the economic risks and potential terror funding should, said Robert Barchiesi, president of the International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition.”You support organized crime, gang activity, and terrorist organizations that use this as a funding mechanism,” he said. Economy loses out on at least $200 billion in revenue and 750,000 jobs a year from counterfeit sales.”This isn’t a victimless crime,” he said.The sentiment is echoed by local and federal law enforcement, who have been stepping up enforcement of flea markets and other counterfeit clearing houses.This month alone, customs agents seized $250,000 worth of items at a swap meet in New Orleans, $350,000 worth of goods at a flea market in Las Vegas, and $150,000 worth of merchandise at one in Solebury, Pa., that included fake trademarks for Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, Oakley, Ray Ban, Coach, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Gucci, Dolce Gabbana, and UGG boots.ICE cites cases in Philadelphia and Miami in which counterfeit traffickers were linked to terrorist groups, including supporters of Hezbollah, the Lebanese militant group.”We have traced some of the money out to countries where the link to terrorism is tangental, if not solid.