Jared Bernstein, The Washington Post Published 6:26 am PST, Tuesday, March 5, 2019 U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., worked with Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., to introduce the Green New Deal resolution on Feb. 7, 2019. Although lacking specific programs - to be determined in later legislation - the resolution sets out goals for the nation that include high-quality health care, affordable housing, economic security and a clean environment. >>>Read the entire resolution here ... less U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., worked with Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., to introduce the Green New Deal resolution on Feb. 7, 2019. Although lacking specific programs - to be determined in later ... more Photo: Pete Marovich, NYT Photo: Pete Marovich, NYT Image 1 of / 12 Caption Close … [Read more...] about The influence of centrist Democrats is fading fast. What does that mean for liberal technocrats?
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RUMOURS that HMS Prince of Wales could be mothballed resurfaced in Parliament this week. There have long been claims that the Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier, which is due to arrive in Portsmouth in 2019, could be mothballed to save cash. These rumours that ‘sources’ within the Treasury were still considering ‘mothballing’ HMS Prince of Wales resurfaced this week. With MPs discussing them in Parliament yesterday. READ MORE: Rumours resurface HMS Prince of Wales could be mothballed as MPs brand the Treasury the biggest threat to the Royal NavyBut what does it mean if a ship is mothballed? Here’s what you need to know: What is mothballing? In naval terms if a ship is mothballed it means that it is partially or fully decommissioned and the ships become part of what is known as the reserve fleet. During the 18th Century it was known as a ship being ‘laid up in ordinary’. These … [Read more...] about What does it mean if HMS Prince of Wales was to be mothballed by Treasury?
By Paul Rogers | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: January 14, 2019 at 12:39 pm | UPDATED: January 15, 2019 at 4:31 am CLICK HERE if you are having a problem viewing the photos or video on a mobile device California’s largest electric utility is facing billions of dollars in lawsuits and other liabilities from wildfires caused by its equipment. Now that PG&E is poised to file for bankruptcy for the second time in 18 years, customers, shareholders and victims of the state’s deadly wildfires are left wondering what’s next. Q: What does this mean for me? Will my lights still turn on when I flip the switch? Will our gas heater still heat our house? A: Yes. “PG&E is not going out of business,” the company said in a statement. “We do not expect any impact to natural gas or electric service for our customers as a result of the Chapter 11 process.” During bankruptcy proceedings, the company will continue to run … [Read more...] about PG&E bankruptcy Q&A: What does it mean for me?
Italians love the World Cup, even when they're not in it 'Mondiali' (World Cup) was the single most searched term in 2018, despite the fact that Italy failed to qualify for football's biggest contest. It also topped the list of events searched for in what was an exceptionally eventful year: Italians looked up the World Cup more than they searched for the general election or the disastrous collapse of Genoa's Morandi Bridge. The Italian internet is morbidly curious Four of the top five most searched names were famous figures who died this year: Italian-born businessman Sergio Marchionne, formerly of Fiat Chrysler; Fabrizio Frizzi, TV presenter and national treasure (as well as the voice of the Italian Woody in the dubbed versions of Toy Story); Swedish DJ Avicii, dead at 28; and Davide Astori, the Fiorentina footballer who died suddenly of a suspected heart attack. The only living member of the top five was Cristiano Ronaldo, who joined Turin's own Juventus in … [Read more...] about ‘What does sexist mean?’: What Italy Googled most in 2018
EMBALMING is the process by which corpses are preserved either for funerals or display. Made famous by the Egyptians, who'd preserve their Pharaohs, it is only to be carried out when the subject is already deceased... though horrible accidents have occurred. What does embalming mean? Embalming is the science of preserving human remains by treating them with chemicals to stall decomposition, and helps to preserve the body for many years. The process preserves the body intact and is often performed to ensure a better presentation of the deceased for viewing by friends and relatives. One of the first things embalmers do is make sure the subject is really dead by checking for vitals including pulse and even clouded corneas. Blood is then drained from the body as embalming chemicals are simultaneously pumped into the arteries, according to a post on Ranker. After the arteries are embalmed, the same process is carried out with the organs before orifices - typically the anus and vagina - are … [Read more...] about What does embalming mean, how long does it last and who’s been embalmed? From Princess Diana to the Ancient Egyptians