CONNECTIONS December 2014

Firearms folk had been hankering for a slim, single-stack, Tenifer-coated, easily-concealable nine since, well, late in the first Clinton administration. But Smyrna and their Teutonic overlords had other plans. In their judgement, what America really needed was a slim, single-stack, Tenifer-coated, easily-concealable. As the teaser ad claimed, the only other thing smaller than the G42 that fires every time is a freaking Zippo lighter. But more on reliability later. A funny thing happened on the way to the clearance bin. When people actually got their hands on the new packable pistol, most were seriously impressed. People like me with small hands loved the feel of the gun.

Photo Dating

Accompanied by a Welsh lullaby sung by Cerys Matthews, the advert showcases picturesque images of some of the best things that Wales has to offer, including Caernarfon Castle in Snowdonia, biking in Gethin Woodlands in the South Wales Valleys and dolphin spotting on the coast of Ceredigion. But imagine if the tourist board were making an advert about Swansea.

What do we have to offer potential tourists to the city?

No relationship is easy, but when a relationship with a foreigner transpires this can add a level of complication. Adjusting to social norms, customs, being homesick, and getting to really know each other before taking the plunge is frustrating at times.

John Valentine ii What with all of the wonderful reasons why marrying a foreigner is fantastic fun see our post 10 Reasons Why You Should Marry a Foreigner , there are some definite downsides as well. Below are a few reasons for why I find international marriage difficult. Far away from family. One of us is always living far, far, far away from family and friends.

There will never be a time when we are close to his family as well as mine. Loss of holiday traditions. My husband especially feels this when Christmastime rolls around: There is nothing even close to a Weihnachtsmarkt here in Seattle and where is the smell of roasting nuts filling the air? When I lived in Germany, Thanksgiving came and went without even the sighting of a turkey, let alone family getting together to celebrate.

10 Reasons Why You Should NOT Marry a Foreigner (Like I Did)

She has sisters Powell and Cameron. She is also fresh off of a bitter divorce from ex-husband year-old British entrepreneur James Maby. More on that in a minute. So how is she connected to these rabble rousers? She says on her Bravo blog:

If you or someone you know is in an abusive relationship, or if you are an abusive partner who wants to change, please give us a call at or chat online. Our advocates are here to support you and talk through your options.

Saturday, August 22, Licensing ActiveReports 6 Licensing with ActiveReports has been one of the biggest pain in the butt”est” topic that I have ever seen. Even though in concept, licensing is a very simple thing to accomplish, people continue to run into issues. One of the most common complaints has been “Everything works fine on my development machine, but when I deploy the application to production server I get the red evaluation banner in report documents”.

This drives people nuts and immediate assumption is made that ActiveReports is at fault. If a little bit time is spent in understanding how licensing works, it will make people’s life lot easier. In general following ActiveReports Licensing documentation should be enough to resolve most of these issues. Net methodologies of licensing a component. There are no intentions to re-invent the wheel.

It is there and it runs fine. To start with, you get into licensing if you like a product.

Probeer 4 weken LC vanaf €2,50 per week.

Life and career[ edit ] — In , they starred in Laguna Beach: During its production, she was often referred to by the initialism “L. After underwhelming sales figures, Conrad ended the line the following year to further familiarize herself with the industry. Howard expressed concern that appearing on reality television would interfere with his acting career; consequently, their relationship was not documented on The Hills. After three years together, Conrad and Howard ended their relationship in

The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more.

CFG became a fully independent publicly-traded company, just over a year after the successful completion of the largest commercial bank initial public offering IPO in U. Citizens now embarks on a new and exciting chapter as we aspire to become a top-performing regional bank. In we became a wholly-owned subsidiary of the RBS Group. A Bigger Bank Serving More Communities Following our acquisition by RBS Group in , we grew rapidly, largely through a series of over 25 strategic bank acquisitions as highlighted below.

These acquisitions greatly expanded our footprint throughout New England and into the Mid-Atlantic and the Midwest, transforming us from a local retail bank into one of the largest retail U. Along the way, one thing has never changed: We are committed to serving the well-being of our customers and the communities. Because when it comes right down to it, Citizens is not really our bank.

Becoming a Stand-alone U. Regional Bank Following the global financial crisis, we undertook a number of decisive steps to reposition and strengthen our business profile, including: We have focused on achieving a more balanced business mix across our commercial and consumer businesses; Improved deposit mix to include a greater percentage of lower cost and more stable demand, checking, money market and savings accounts, and reduced our reliance on wholesale funding; Improved strategic focus: Identified and began reducing our exposure to certain non-core assets deemed to be inconsistent with our strategic goals, generally as a result of geographic location, industry, product type or risk level; Optimized our geographic footprint: Exited certain geographies where we had underperforming market share positions and redeployed the capital into businesses with more attractive growth and return characteristics.

In , we sold 18 branches in the New York Adirondacks region, and in , we sold our Indiana branch franchise, which consisted of 65 branches.

NFL player who killed girlfriend in murder-suicide had brain damage

This is back from This only applied to the people that appeared in the opening credits. Other cast members were paid half for each season. A post she made on the message board reads “She did do something to me that was a bit whorish — hooking up with my ex bf at prom, when she went with Stephen. The car was not a graduation present but was given to her before spring break.

ILC Legal. Based in Washington, D.C., ILC Legal is a firm of international lawyers who are authorized by the District of Columbia to practice non-U.S. law as Special Legal Consultants.

Get your tissues ready, today will wring a sea of tears out of you at least if you have a heart as the countdown winds down to the final hours. Because as our hero now realizes after four hundred years of Not Getting It, the beauty of life is living out the moments you have, rather than dwelling on the inevitable at the end of the tunnel. Adobe Flash Player version 9 or above is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here.

You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser. I care for you much, much more than you think, so I think I could live if I just knew you lived somewhere.

When Your Partner Threatens Suicide

People who have a mental illness, such as Borderline Personality Disorder , typically have a higher risk for suicide. Depression, a history of substance abuse, and other disorders carry risks as well. If your partner truly wishes to die and has a plan and intention to follow through, get immediate help. First, understand that this is a form of emotional abuse: You might get angry when this happens, but you also might feel like you have to give in to them in order to avoid a potential tragedy.

When your partner makes these threats repeatedly, there are steps you can take to protect yourself and possibly help your partner as well.

I grew up with LC, and hooked up with her a few times. She zapped me a pic of herself naked when she was 18ish. Also I have the pic that was floating around of her touching self.

Sure, the old economy dating market in which they participated had the occasional speculative frenzy: Woodstock, V-E day, whatever went on at Studio My parents met during spring break. But love and its compounding interests were usually pursued with appropriate due diligence. Advertisement Then came the Internet. The traditional focus on long-term security—marriage and retirement—has been replaced by a relentless pursuit of instant gratification and immediate returns.

These days, the Wolf is as much on Tinder as on Wall Street. Get Future Tense in your inbox.


September 20, at 3: And also because the media ONLY focuses on female -centered abuse, mainly heterosexual abuse. The reason why a teardrop came down for me, is because I am a survivor of domestic abuse. For me, it started with emotional. Then, it escalated to physical.

Here’s a scenario that might sound familiar. You’re seeing a guy for a little while, it could be weeks or maybe months. You text a lot, hang out, have fun, things seems to be moving along swimmingly and a relationship seems like it’s just around the corner.

A Letter of Credit is a payment term generally used for international sales transactions. The technical term for Letter of credit is ‘Documentary Credit’. At the very outset one must understand is that Letters of credit deal in documents, not goods. The idea in an international trade transaction is to shift the risk from the actual buyer to a bank. Thus a LC as it is commonly referred to is a payment undertaking given by a bank to the seller and is issued on behalf of the applicant i.

The Buyer is the Applicant and the Seller is the Beneficiary. The specified bank makes the payment upon the successful presentation of the required documents by the seller within the specified time frame. Note that the Bank scrutinizes the ‘documents’ and not the ‘goods’ for making payment. Thus the process works both in favor of both the buyer and the seller.

The Seller gets assured that if documents are presented on time and in the way that they have been requested on the LC the payment will be made and Buyer on the other hand is assured that the bank will thoroughly examine these presented documents and ensure that they meet the terms and conditions stipulated in the LC. Typically the documents requested in a Letter of Credit are the following:

Who Is Lauren Cosgrove? TJ Oshie’s Fiancé Could Become New Katherine Webb

Donovan Sharpe Donovan is a sexist son of a bitch who objectifies women by keeping them on their toes, their backs, and their knees where they belong. Live with Donovan Sharpe. You can follow him on Twitter , Facebook , and Instagram. Dear American Women, I am sorry you were born as females in the west.

LC No. NH Defendant-Appellee. Before: MURPHY, C.J., the nature of the relationship between the parties and the foreseeability of the harm are STATE OF MICHIGAN COURT OF APPEALS LALE ROBERTS and JOAN ROBERTS, Plaintiffs-Appellants, FOR PUBLICATION December 18,

I agree with you, Leighton. I think average is a good word to use on her. I see girls with better figures at universities, malls, everywhere where I live though. If you sat down at your local mall and observed passing girls, how many would be prettier than her? Honestly, I do think that sometimes our perception is false… Let me make an example: When I was younger, I used to think everyone was so pretty and that I was so ugly and really unlucky.

Men Can Be Victims of Abuse, Too

Everyone seems to have a different opinion about the term, even those of us working at Gurl. I understand what basic means according to the Internet: Things get tricky because a lot of people use the term basic as an insult. When that happens, I get pissed.

Local Control and Accountability Plans. What is the Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP)? (Revised January 8, ) The LCAP is intended as a comprehensive planning tool to support student outcomes and is an important component of the local control funding formula (LCFF).

Students are encouraged to apply directly to the listed opportunities. We thank all of the organizations who have committed to the 1L Scholars Program, and that will enrich the career development of talented and diverse first-year law students and shape the future. We believe that our readers would benefit from joining the larger LCLD community, which includes our Members, Fellows, and Scholars, to name a few. Our hope is that you will join our other participating groups: Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter We will continue to include relevant articles of interest, guest columns, and important announcements about the program there.

So, we say, “Goodbye! From guiding principles to setting goals for your work together, we think these tools can help tremendously to make your relationship a successful one. What is often overlooked is the broad spectrum of activities in which LCLD is involved. With that in mind, we simply encourage you to take a few minutes to explore the whole website! You can find more information about who is a Member of LCLD, what other programs are available to students, and upcoming events that may be in your city.

Lauren Conrad and William Tell: From dating to wedding