I Love Lucy was one of the most popular shows in the history of television. Its stars, redheaded Lucille Ball and her Cuban American husband Desi Arnaz, became TV icons but they almost didn’t get on TV. She says the network that wanted Ball to star in her own sitcom was not interested in her husband..
A 1991 piece from Sylvia Poggioli in which Croatian soldiers and insurgents are heard trading insults on their walkie talkies. A sniveling coward, one Croatian called his enemy. (Google Translate tells us that in Croatian it would be kukavica. “It is also said that sexual distraction in military life is an issue only for relics like me, and that today’s more enlightened generation of young men develop nothing but brotherly affection for their female ‘buddies,'” he wrote. Forces deployed to the mountains of Honduras in 1988. Human nature doesn’t change, and we are asking for trouble by pretending it has.”.
I guess what I saying is we both right. Unfortunately people are not perfect, and the more of them you force in there the more opportunities there are for people to create these mistakes. I think MIT even released in their research on this that once you hit a certain density of drivers that it becomes inevitable..
But he can understand why tourists become so enamored with the islands that they try to re create the experience at tiki bars and restaurants. “There is something special about Pacific communities,” he explains. “When people visit they do feel welcome, they do feel like they’re part of the community.” The “Aloha spirit,” as they call it in Hawaii, is infectious.
We are one of several waka in a flotilla one coming from as far as Samoa, 2,000 miles away to champion the importance of ocean voyaging in Polynesian culture. But Polynesian voyaging societies are also increasingly leading on conservation matters, from overfishing and climate change to plastic pollution. Here in New Zealand, I’ve joined the Pure Tour, documenting the amount of plastics in coastal waters and lecturing across the North Island about zero waste, ensuring that indigenous knowledge guides conservation policy.
I defend and still defend TCBTS as a good (not great) album. I think that album is unfairly shit upon. But what that album was sorely missing was the one or two standout tracks that really grabbed you, a track that you would expect to see on a setlist 2 or 3 album cycles down the road.
Housing in Cuba is hard to comprehend. Most Cubans own their houses when Castro seized American owned properties he gave them to Cuban people but people don’t have money to maintain them. In Havana families are crowded into flats and because there are no landlords, no one takes responsibility for the property as a whole.