Right when I was about to give up, I got a call on my cell phone from a shuttle driver who saw it on the concrete and picked it up. He found my college ID, and as luck would have it, his sister worked for the school admissions department and was able to get my cell phone number from the student directory. Not only that, by pure coincidence, he would be in my neighborhood the next morning and could drop it off.
3. The longest vacancy since the court went to nine justices in 1869 was 391 days. After Abe Fortas resigned from the court in 1969, Richard Nixon’s first two attempts to replace him were narrowly rejected in November 1969 and April 1970. Among those in attendance was Benjamin Franklin, who in Wilson’s account took careful notes and later used some of the Iroquois’ ideas about government a decade later in a proposal for a confederation of the American colonies. If “ignorant savages” could form such an effective union, Franklin wrote in a 1751 letter, the “English colonies” should be able to do the same. The Albany Plan championed by Franklin never came to fruition, but the notion of the colonies cooperating and governing themselves was a big step toward what eventually became the United States of America.
There were a few great mentors and teachers, and that because I chose to pick the most challenging and rewarding classes in the biomed program, and they do care about those who pursue AP classes. The law program there is full of obnoxious students in terms of the student and the faculty base. I believe all the good teachers (and my mentors probably) are gone now.
In the early 1980s, transit officials mapped out a plan to take a subway as far west as Fairfax Avenue. It was then intended to head north under Fairfax, doglegging back under the Cahuenga Pass and into North Hollywood.But disaster struck when a worker punched a time clock in March 1985, igniting a previously undetected accumulation of odorless methane gas in the basement of a Ross Dress for Less store on 3rd Street near Fairfax. The explosion blew off most of the roof and prompted evacuations from four square blocks of shops near the Farmers Market.
More than 900 female candidates are running. It’s an exciting, if incremental, step forward for the ultraconservative kingdom. (Brian Murphy in Riyadh) Republicans onthe House Armed Services Committee accused the White House of using Bowe Bergdahl’s prisoner swap with five Taliban membersas a ploy for President Obama to shutdown Guantanamo Bay.