Bob HoffmasterBob NelsonWade BatesSports On AirKFIZ SportsKFIZ SportsUp to 500 people will attend the 17th annual Fond du Lac Community Christmas Dinner Christmas Day at the Eagles Club Hall in Fond du Lac. The dinner started out years ago at the Oasis Restaurant and moved to St. Paul Cathedral before its current location.
Whalen, 25, has pleaded not guilty to murdering her daughter July 29, 2011. Her ex lover, Hill, has admitted she caused the fatal injury to Marissa in the bathroom that day. But the Crown is alleging that Marissa was abused so frequently and badly by Hill with her mother present that Whalen is guilty of culpable homicide for placing her in danger..
The market on eBay for all things Modern continues to generate interest among collectors and designers as indicated by several recent successful listings for mid century designer furniture. In the last two weeks alone, several choice examples of Eames / Herman Miller chairs and lounge / ottoman sets have sold on eBay. What follows are a few examples of those as well as some other Mid Century Modern items of interest.
The team in his Creative Machines Lab designs and builds robots and automated systems that can paint original artwork, diagnose and treat diseased plants and may even have self awareness and self replicating capabilities.”People thought computers can never be creative,” he said. “They can predict the stock market or give us a weather forecast, but people thought they can’t design, they can’t write music. I thought, let’s tackle this, this Holy Grail of creative machines.”His lab, which he brought to Columbia from Cornell, has the motto “To build robots that do what you’d least expect robots to do.” Lipson’s 2007 TED Talk on building self aware robots has had 1.2 million views, and he is a highly soughtafter speaker in academia and industry.During a recent interview in his office in Mudd Hall, Lipson pointed to a robot on his desk that is shaped like a metal spider and about the size of a Chihuahua puppy.
Ultimately the rioters were seeking recognition in a social order that excludes them. They attempted to forge a new path that lies both outside and inside conventional political channels: outside in the sense that the riots take an unconventional form that seems alien to conventional forms of political engagement; inside in the sense that those involved seek to force their way into the political sphere using alternative means. Paradoxically, the rioters attempt to move away from conventional means of political engagement in an attempt to gain access to a political arena which is structured, to a large extent, by these same channels..