That makes for funny trivia, in and of itself funny enough that, when the technologist Andy Baio noticed it last Thursday, he promptly tweeted it out as a “PSA” to his 27,000 followers. But the tenacity of the Harlem Shake is more than just good fun: It’s a lesson in the surprisingly long lifecycle of an Internet meme. As the Belgian researcher Klaas Chielens put itin 2006, “a meme is virtually immortal.”.
Weapons manufacturers have come a long way, baby, since those Cold War days when the United States really did have a major competitor. For instance, the Congressional Research Service’s data for 1990, the last year of the Soviet Union’s existence, shows global weapons sales totaling $32.7 billion, with the United States accounting for $12.1 billion of that or 37% of the market. For its part, the Soviet Union was responsible for a competitive $10.7 billion in deals inked that year.
G d expects his people to act upon His word. Jesus is the Word. The Word that became living. Over the summer,Oubre even turned a pleasure trip to New York Fashion Week into a grindwith Carmelo Anthony’s trainer. “That was the only guy all summer that wanted to work out that early. I knew he was taking things serious by doing that.
Regardless of why my argument appeals to, as long as voters abandoned Obama only 18 months into his presidency (then in several more elections after that), the result would have been the same. The only “solution” wasn for Obama to change his tone, it for voters to come out and back him up. If they had, it would mattered.
England’s Wood, on the other hand, stays level with a par at 12. 1917: Great effort from Woods, right on line, but he’s short and his fate now lays in the hands of players still out on the course. It’s unlikely he’ll make it, though, which means he’ll have his feet up during the weekend of a major for only the third time in his career, and only the second time since turning pro.
One of those eureka moments when you sit around the table and instantly feel this might be the best Ikea idea ever, Mr Engman said. Sofa. It solved a conundrum for the company which prided itself on its flat pack products. “Every single CEO of any company of magnitude is thinking and feeling pressure and trying to decide what to do” to speak out about theban, said Sydney Finkelstein, a professor at Dartmouth’sTuck School of Business. “Some are speaking out naturally. Others are being more deliberate and strategic and recognize therecould be a downside.”.