Yet, Frannie, you are right to observe that Kim Kardashian wore the wig of an overlord from the Capitol she really did look like Effie Trinket, the stylist who plays both sides of the battle. Who knows if these allusions are deliberate? Many different narratives of totalitarianism are floating around in the popular consciousness right now. I sincerely doubt that Kanye would mind himself with anything but a protest movement.
With the financial crisis of the United States, and the world, in recent memory, it is really no surprise that the citizens of Wisconsin elected a new governor in the last election. A new governor who, as promised, has created a bill that not only addresses the state of Wisconsin’s current budget deficit but also promises to provide responsible management for the future. So far, we have only heard from the teachers.
Electric Sheep Company built Second Life presences for Nissan, Starwood and Ben Folds, and they recruited their employees inside Second Life. From job search to resume to interview to hiring, it all happened between avatars in a virtual world. A company called Crayon brought Coca Cola into Second Life and also hired entirely from the avatar pool..
Harley Davidson Road King Classic with Stage II upgrades. Comes with all the goodies, including detachable pack, radio, communication system, navigational system, security system, fuel injection, 1,690 cc engine and glittering chrome tip to tail. Available at Harley Davidson of Salt Lake.
A relatively recent pilot program in the State of Wisconsin just shows how partnering to create a lean focused cluster can have enormous dividends. Forty five manufacturers participated in over 87 projects evaluated. These projects focused on “evaluating and implementing a wide range of improvements, including reducing raw materials, solid waste and freight miles, optimizing processes, installing new equipment and launching new products..
We have a statue to the US president in Lincoln Square. And all because our cotton workers voiced their support for Abe’s abolition of slavery during the American civil war. The inscription on the plinth states: “By supporting the union under President Lincoln at a time when there was an economic blockade of the southern states, the Lancashire cotton workers were denied access to raw cotton which caused considerable unemployment throughout the cotton industry.” So there you go.
It’s something in America that makes sense, but it doesn’t make sense overseas. There’s a Korean film industry, there’s several Indian film industries, there’s a small Pakistani film industry. There’s China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan, and they don’t all think of themselves as just and out Asian.