“Everyone’s just gutted,” said McDowell, who works with another high tech space X ray telescope, Chandra. “To hear that they’ve run into this piece of bad luck, it’s so very sad. I know enough about how the sausage was made to know that this could have easily have happened to us.
As I said in an earlier blog, Sharon was beautiful inside and out. Radiant in many ways BUT always with a brooding countenance not far beneath the surface. The photo below captures her as I remember from years ago my special cousin! To me, she had THAT look of only so close! Her ceremony was held at the Riverwalk near the rapids leading to Lake Muskoka a location that reflected Sharon inner self pulsating yet dark and foreboding.
The utilitarian set of ethics is the best way to understand Nike’s reaction and decisions surrounding their use of sweatshops. Utilitarianism is a form of consequentialism that believes “morality is all about producing the right kinds of consequences.” In simpler terms, the “ethical” course of action under utilitarianism is the one that maximizes benefits for the greatest number of people while minimizing suffering. I contend that under these principles, Nike did not act ethically.
Frankly, I didn’t think a lot about Bob over the Disney weekend either. The days had been full and the kids eager to pack in as much as possible. Bob drew sustenance from being on the road; the stories, the energy, the adrenaline rejuvenated him. “Our society throws crazy shade at anyone whose body differs from the models featured in Western media. I always tell people (especially women) to stop sending negative energy into their bodies and thoughts,” she said. “That negative energy is responsible for all body unhappiness.
One wire goes from the positive lead on the battery pack to the switch where it splits into two leads for the lights. I left the wires significantly longer than necessary because I think it’ll help when the time comes to replace the batteries. Feel free to add comments about the proper way to do this sort of thing.
Makers of fitness trackers are already thinking ahead with higher end models at double the price. The Fitbit Surge with GPS tracking and message notification costs $250 and Jawbone’s Up 4 with mobile payments costs $200. But Android smartwatches cost about as much, and Apple Watch just a bit more, starting at $350..
Think of a word and tell yourself you hear it today. A very random word you think you never hear. Any small things like that will entertain you when they appear before your eyes.. There is both physical and psychological dependence with this addiction. Even a few drinks can result in behavioral changes, a slowing in motor performance, and a decrease in the ability to think clearly. Concentration and judgment become impaired.