The government’s focus on European classics had various reasons, the leading one being the western oriented cultural policies of the ruling elite, especially throughout the 1940s. Another obvious reason was a shortage of translators competent in non European languages, as well as languages of smaller diffusion in Europe. Were there other, and less obvious reasons? How was the presentation and reception of these literatures among critics, publishers and readers? Did these literatures constitute a single discursive entity (much like European or western literature did)?.
People of the Book! come to common terms as between us and you: That we worship none but Allah; that we associate no partners with him; that we erect not, from among ourselves, Lords and patrons other than Allah. If then they turn back, say ye: witness that we (at least) are Muslims (bowing to Allah Will). If whatever trees upon the earth were pens and the sea [was ink], replenished thereafter by seven [more] seas, the words of Allah would not be exhausted.
I forget which poker episode it is, but there one where Riker, La Forge, Data, and Troi are playing. I really appreciate the subtle joke that Riker is the best of the group despite Data being able to perfectly count cards and calculate odds, La Forge VISOR literally being able to see through cards, and Troi being able to tell with certainty if someone is bluffing. It kind of a “humanity is more than the sum of its parts” theme..
Do I like it? No because it puts more pressure on everything. That is why I said as a Liverpool community we have to ignore it immediately. Let other people talk about it.. So it’s our first night out and we’re just going up and down the strip planning what we’re going to do. The dude shows up and is like let’s go see some tittays and get fucking wasted!!! Like 2 hours go by the dude disappears and we’re all like wtf where is this dude. More time goes by and we just figured he did his own thing..
Media also has played a great role in helping these sports stars. They have derived inspirational stories around these sports stars and made them a topic of discussion in drawing rooms a phenomenon which was earlier restricted solely to cricket. “Brand managers have successfully linked these stories to their brands,” says Abhijit Avasthi, NCD, Ogilvy..