In 2011, Paul created a stir when he proposed getting rid of foreign assistance altogether, including aid to Israel, funds which make up a big part of that nation budget. Aid to Israel in the short term. Paul did receive praise from the community when he backed a bill earlier this year (shortly before meeting with mega Jewish Republican donors, including Sheldon Adelson) to end aid to Palestine until officials recognize the state of Israel..
The company claims it costs hundreds of dollars to scrape off a dry piece of gum. Passengers are not thrilled with this. One wondered on Twitter if they’re going to start scanning for gum at the airport security lines. “At first he (the fan) is (looking right down at Sheffield), but by the time he’s completed the swipe he’s looking toward the field because, IMO, he’s pretending to be oblivious to the fact that a major league baseball play is taking place directly in front of him. The guy did it on purpose. Period.
The NYPD’s cavalier attitude towards the law has been most greatly felt in communities of more color, which are overwhelmingly the target of the stop, question and frisk policy. In 2011, about 87% of those stopped were black or Latino. Many will challenge that this is due to the realities of where crime occurs, but even in low crime areas and mixed or mostly white neighborhoods it is blacks and Latinos that are more likely to be stopped..
5. BC Goodfellas: The most notorious real life gangster portrayed in Goodfellas didn’t go down for the Lufthansa heist, whacking Billy Batts, robbery, murders or aiding and abetting Joe Pesci being called a clown. Jimmy Burke (played by Robert DeNiro in Martin Scorsese’s mob masterpiece) went to jail because Henry Hill (Ray Liotta) ratted, almost off handedly, about a point shaving scandal involving the Boston College basketball team.
Cheney was just five years Bush’s senior, but carried himself with the gravitas of a much older man, and Bush treated him with more respect than anyone else in the inner circle. Yet in any meeting, it was clear who was in charge Bush led the discussion, asked the questions and called on people to speak, while Cheney largely remained quiet. “If you spent any time around President Bush, you quickly realize he’s not a guy who can be led around in that way, not at all,” observed Matthew Dowd, his reelection strategist.
TENNEY: Yes, my district in upstate New York, where IBM was founded and no longer exists there or only has a couple hundred jobs and once had 15,000 to 20,000 jobs. Places where Remington Arms was founded. GE had a huge presence. Named after a bioluminescent fungus that glows in the hills of North Georgia on certain summer nights, Foxfire started in 1966, when an English teacher in Rabun County was having a difficult time engaging his students. Out of ideas, he let the kids design the lesson. They chose to publish a magazine that would document the mountain culture all around them..