I don’t doubt they will also be squeezed by time of year, price leaps and even Air BnB nonsense, but articles like this perpetuate the idea that all renters should be looking through agents. The feeling of security you get my how official all of it is leaves you feeling reassured about not having to deal with shady landlords and such. The legwork you mentioned is highly highly underrated.
For what people were criticising about the third one, I appreciated that it was at least still sincere. That can not be said about Resurrection. In hindsight it pre empted the shockingly bad characters of Prometheus, because just everyone in that movie is a le wink at camera I am le tropey character in a schlock sci fi movie look at us poking fun at tropes.
The list of prohibited items is long and involved. For instance, Yorkshire pudding made with suet or animal fat is not allowed into the United States from Britain because of the fear of foot and mouth disease and bovine spongiform encephalopathy (commonly known as mad cow disease). But the stuffed pastry sans farm critters is allowed into Yankee territory.
Starting in 1985, when computer networking was still a pricey and exotic rarity, Apple made it easy to connect Macs to each other using a technology called AppleTalk. The original iMac had Ethernet at a time when that was a startlingly advanced feature for a home computer. And when Apple unveiled a laptop with built in Wi Fi at Macworld Expo New York in 1999, the notion of being able to use the Internet without any cords was still so startling that Phil Schiller jumped from a great height onto a mattress while clutching an iBook to prove that no strings were attached..
He and his private army invaded Nicaragua and managed not only to occupy Granada, but to get himself elected president. Back home (Walker hailed from Nashville), his president, Franklin Pierce, quickly and officially recognized the rogue regime. Walker’s Nicaragua unsuccessfully attacked Costa Rica and Walker went home to Nashville in defeat, only to return to Central America and try to rebuild his empire.
Comparing players of different eras isn’t easy, although the golf swing really hasn’t changed very much since World War II. I have little doubt that players like San Snead and Arnold Palmer would be just as good today, playing with modern equipment, as they were in their own heydays. This sets golf apart from many other sports, where standards of athleticism have changed greatly over time..