The death of McNair and the subsequent fallout has rocked College Park in recent weeks, and it cast an eerie pall as the Terrapins warmed up on Saturday. Loh, donning sunglasses with a red shirt and khakis, stood near the sideline and pumped his fist as the school’s fight song played. Next to Loh was Evans, who wore black pants and a checkered shirt and made the rounds with athletic department staffers.
What did the cut glass bowl represent? Did Evelyn live up to what they thought she was going to be? The answer was no. They expected a completely different person than the one that Evelyn embodied. She was not what they expected. Our values, principles, beliefs, and even our nature is often multi sided. All humans have the capability of doing good and evil (regardless which of the three schools of ethics you looking at) and we all struggle with our beliefs in a world we often consider grey. Ultimately, this conflicted nature, with a drive to survive, is what defines humanity.Some of our greatest evil in history are frightening not just for the atrocities and evils they committed but for the glimpses we get into their humanity and convictions they were doing it for good.Among mankind, these differences are to the point where it becomes hard to say what is, and what isn based on a belief, Human.In the end, so long as we share similar biological characteristics we will define someone as Human.BoxNumberGavin1 2 points submitted 9 days agoI love to see what we learn from them.
A study published in the journal Ambio in December 2016 explores the ways in which men and women in the small West African country of Benin are coping with the extreme weather events that are becoming increasingly common in that part of the world. Forty percent of Benin’s GDP comes from agriculture, and 80 percent of Beninois earn their living from farming or fishing. Flooding, drought, destructive winds, unpredictable rain patterns and dwindling natural resources particularly in the northern part of the country have required the Beninois to either emigrate to other places, or to stay put and adapt their farming practices..
The Knomo Bag could be carried as a laptop sleeve but it can also be carried all on its own. I like that it could fit inside of a larger bag because I always have a lot of things to carry for work. The handle and shoulder strap also makes the bag easy to carry on its own for a meeting.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileA few weeks back I told you how I was getting sucked into the world of Bluetooth, thanks to those little ear sets that let you use the cellphone more safely while driving. Well, wouldn’t you know it, I’ve discovered another Bluetooth device that adds terrific convenience to the traveler. It’s the PS900 Printstik from Planon, the people who make the tiny Docupen handheld scanner.