I would talk to the other players in the group, and see if you can get them to back you up. Because this guy sounds like he needs an intervention to realize what he said to you is only half right. If he an asshole that something HE needs to deal with.
Hard scifi is generally highly focused on the science/technology and careful to make it all a plausible and logical projection from where we are now. Often things like character depth pay the price of getting all the science front and center. The Martian is the rare exception that has a lot of humor and character (IMO) while keeping the science details from overwhelming the heart of it.
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A total of 1062 young people consented, a response rate of 48% after redundant addresses were discounted. Other studies have shown that around one in five 15 year olds smoke,22 and in our sample 214 (20%) were regular smokers; 825 (78%) were not regular smokers, and 23 (2%) did not state their smoking status. The consent process provided a more than adequate sample of young people who were not regular smokers so, to minimise costs, we used random numbers to reduce this portion of the sample by 373..
This, I thought, was an important factor if not the key factor in making this diet a success. Apparently I was wrong. Which leads me to believe that maybe this diet is indeed more about just calories, and not so much about choosing the right combination of foods that are chemically compatible to make what should normally only be a 1 2 pound weight loss a 10 pound weight loss program..
And what a lot of Democrats are worried about is that Bernie Sanders won’t do the same things after June 7 when it’s clear that he will not be the nominee. So that’s a big question mark. I also think that it wasn’t just throwing chairs. So we’re going to make secret holds transparent. We’re going to make a senator own his hold and basically, bring those out into the open. The other part of your question really goes to, can you filibuster a nomination? And you can still filibuster a nomination under the rules changes that we’re proposing..
“Kelly understands that rather than addressing symptoms of problems, maybe we ought to try a shot at addressing root causes,” Sen. Tom Carper (D DE), who traveled with Kelly overseas and introduced Kelly at his confirmation hearing to become Department of Homeland Security secretary, told The Daily Beast. “I’m encouraged that he’s been named as chief of staff.