At a time when alcohol related traffic crashes nationally have increased for the first time since 1986, are up 38% from 1999 and account for 40% of nearly 17,000 traffic fatalities yearly, NBC and General Electric don’t know when to say when. And when drunken driving incidents constitute our nation’s most common violent crime, it’s high time the legalized pushers of our most common drug of violence alcohol feel the weight of American society’s opprobrium.Taking Back The ParksJuly 30, 1989Regarding “Taking Back the Parks,” by Nicole Yorkin (May 28): The park using public has a right to expect safe harbors for its children. Fortunately, voters will have an opportunity next year to support an alcohol tax and community protection statewide initiative that will bring cities and counties much needed funds to protect and enhance their community environment.
Thank you,Question: I’m wondering if anyone can point me to a good entry level record player with Bluetooth output for headphones. I know this is not considered ideal by some but I have a significant hearing loss and headphones really help me. I do, however, go see my audiologist regularly and she’s really helpful about making suggestions on how to tweak my listening habits so that my tinnitus symptoms are minimal.
Across Africa, measles was the more pressing concern than smallpox. Yet failure to anticipate conditions on the ground led to serious setbacks. Undermanned and over budget, the program needed help, and the Agency for International Development (later renamed USAID) asked the CDC to send additional teams.
Bloom history as a Ukip politician is somewhat chequered. In 2009, he was ejected from the Mansion House for heckling, making him the first person to be kicked out of the building in nearly 300 years. Two years ago he was expelled from the European Parliament for shouting a Nazi slogan, volk, ein reich, ein fuhrer at a German MEP.
Mr. HEDGES: It is a fringe group. It’s a small number. Everybody else had chosen cosy digs with lovely landladies and I was in this miserable place. Another time, in Liverpool, I was touring in Hay Fever when, again, I chose the wrong hotel. I put the counterpane on four huge beer cans and wiped oil over them so mice wouldn’t climb up..
Born in a non political family and in a backward caste, Lalu Prasad became one of the youngest members of Parliament in 1977, at the age of 29. Lalu became the chief minister of Bihar for the first time in 1990 and remained in power till 1997. In the wake of the “fodder scam”, Lalu Prasad resigned from the post of the CM and installed his wife, Rabri Devi, as the new CM.