Ferrrand said: “The French people have lost an indefatigable republican, visionary, attentive to the great debates of his time ... Jacques Chirac is part of the history of France. A France in his image: spirited, complex, often full of contradictions, always driven by a tireless republican passion.” … [Read more...] about World reacts to death of ‘spirited, complex’ Jacques Chirac
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Indeed, the fitness industry is a fat target for satire. And Shriver brings all her ferocious wit to bear to mock its hucksters and disciples. Readers who have endured condescending pity from well-toned gods and goddesses will initially relish Shriver's merciless ridicule. Remington throws himself into daily practice with absurd enthusiasm - and humiliating running shorts. He spends thousands of dollars on specialized equipment, convinced that sufficiently expensive accoutrements will compensate for a lifetime of sedentary behavior. And finally, after tiring of exercise videos on YouTube, he hires a sexy personal trainer named Bambi Buffer. … [Read more...] about Book World: ‘The Motion of the Body Through Space’ is a fitness industry satire weighed down by its own heavy-handedness
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Ironically, that is why Inspectors General exist. They are key to a functioning democracy and their independence is paramount to conducting effective oversight of our federal agencies. Not coincidentally, Pompeo choked that accountability mechanism when he had Inspector General Linick silenced. We still don't know exactly why Pompeo did it, but we know that Linick was seeking answers to these questions. That is why I joined forces with House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Eliot Engel to open a bicameral investigation into what appears to be a politically motivated act of retaliation designed to protect Pompeo. … [Read more...] about Pompeo is trying to do another arms deal with Saudi Arabia. Congress must stop him.
“Having 16 teams across several venues has the potential to expose something,” Morgan said “It might only be a handful of cases to be spread, but when you look at how quickly it escalates, you weigh up the chance of playing a World Cup or postponing it, (which is) probably a bigger positive.” … [Read more...] about England Captain Eoin Morgan Would be Surprised if T20 World Cup Goes Ahead