NPR journalists cover NPR the same way they would cover any other company. Editorial decisions are made with an eye toward the news value of events at NPR just as editorial decisions are made regarding the news value of events at Sony or Apple or General Motors. This, of course, is much more easily said than done.
About 19,000 sex crimes take place in the military each year, according to the Pentagon’s most recent estimate. Many of the victims are male, but men in the service face the same risk of sexual assault as civilian men do. It’s a different story for women.
Triploids are grown in hatcheries and then “tended” in the ocean. They are widely used today, because they have three sex chromosomes instead of two, which renders them sterile allowing them to put all their energy into growing. As a result, they reach plump maturity in less than two years (as opposed to a wild oyster’s three years).
“My grandmother was a very generous woman, the sort who would give the shirt off her back,” says Bigelow. “But more than anything, she was tenacious. For a woman to be running a business in the 1940s was not an easy thing at all, but she persevered.
“In your eighties you are invisible. Nearing ninety you hope nobody sees you.”Among his reminiscences, Hall exposes a few shameful memories. He regrets having called his 3 year old son a bad boy for interrupting his work, and he is appalled that he confirmed a former Harvard roommate’s Communist Party affiliation during an FBI job background check in the height of McCarthyism.
For instance, a snorkel is a great technique aid. Pair it with a pull buoy and band and you can focus 100% of your catch and pull. If you a beginner still thrashing around, this can be a fantastic way to get a basic extension, high elbow, catch, pull, exit, recovery pattern going without having to also worry about rotation, breathing, kicking, and keeping your hips up..
POLK JR.: Yeah. It’s a perfectly logical question. At this point, it’s sort of a point of pride. Throughout the year, he told me he enjoyed Montrose and he wanted to stay close to home. This was an opportunity for him to not only stay close to Montrose but also go to a great program like Maryland. It’s a great opportunity for him and it’s a very good fit for Maryland.”.
“The reality on the ground is you have to have AP courses on your transcript and you have to have A’s and B’s in them in order to get into these great schools,” says Bob Weintraub, headmaster of the Brookline High School, a public school in Brookline, Mass. “That’s just reality. So, you know, it might sound harsh, but that’s life.