Restraint of Pregnant Inmates Is Said to Persist in New York Despite Ban
If you go by the official records of the New York State prison system, Tina Tinen's account of being shackled right before and immediately after the birth of her son is fiction. But the real world has never lived just in official records, no more than ...
April 9, 2015
Lion Face Lemon Face 04/03: Record-Setting Steph goes for 45
Before I move onto the Bulls-Heat matchup, TNT debuted new promos for the upcoming Playoffs (now just 8 days away!) and with Mike Dunleavy was huge with 10 points in the quarter and Aaron Brooks displayed some of his best irrational confidence of ...
April 10, 2015
Kovels: Tin toys that move always popular
Clockwork toys have gears and parts like those used on a clock. In 1862, a cheaper type of power for moving toys by condition, rarity and the appeal of the design. Toys that move or make noise always attract buyers. . It's made of walnut, 54 ...
April 10, 2015
Mind the difference between 'clockwork' and 'windup' toys
Clockwork toys have gears and parts like those used on a clock. In 1862, a cheaper type of Englehart C. Ostby was born in Norway, moved to the United States, and by 1879, had joined with Nathan B. Barton to form a jewelry company. The firm was so ...
April 7, 2015
Winter of my discontent
He waved his arm towards the rear wall: “Do you want to take these damned snow tires with you to D.C.? You might need them. Then I parry and he ripostes – or he would if he didn't pretend to hate all things French, then I pull a punch and clock him ...
March 29, 2015
Recap Wednesday's La Liga action
right and crosses. A huge goal in the La Liga title race. James Rodriguez fires powerfully over from the edge of the penalty area as the clock continues to tick down. Will the Barcelona moved seven points clear at the top of La Liga earlier ...
April 8, 2015
Unitarian Universalist Community gets a home of its own
“As the minister, it's so nice not having to watch the clock. If our service But in January 2014, church treasurer Judith Kirk spotted a newspaper story about the Casper Artists' Guild moving to the Old Yellowstone District. Members plan light ...
March 30, 2015
It took him another second to realize that he’d stepped beyond the guard rail and only the railing he held with one hand kept him from plummeting to his death. The tiny dots on the ground were moving and forming a shape he recognized. Frankie and Mr. Herriman were below him, and the latter looked displeased to be holding a safety net. Holding his chest and feeling his racing heart, he climbed down the stairs and joined Frankie and Mr. Herriman at the bottom. Frankie seized him in a tight hug and Mr. Herriman tutted. Although Bloo couldn’t see her, he felt her growl at the imaginary rabbit. ” He was working himself up now, and Bloo’s heart clenched. “There is a time and place for imaginary friends like him,” Mr. Herriman said. Frankie blanched, and Bloo looked from the proprietor to the caretaker and back. They seemed to be sharing a silent moment and then, releasing him, Frankie stepped forward and slapped Mr. Herriman across the face. Wherever it was, if it took him away from Mac, he didn’t want to go. Mac needed him more than ever before. He couldn’t abandon his creator, even if Mac couldn’t meet up with him at regular intervals anymore. Herriman stared at Bloo and something uncomfortably like pity appeared.
The Dreamcast Junkyard is, as the name suggests, all about the Dreamcast. While we do tend to focus on some fairly obscure and largely forgotten aspects of the console's criminally brief lifespan, one thing it'd be fair to say is that we tend to be - on the whole - quite positive about the system. With this - and the notion of freedom of expression - in mind, occasional freelance games journalist Martin Hinson offers an alternative perspective on the Dreamcast and it's current status as an almost mythical machine. My journey started in November 1998. My local import shop, The Joypad, received their first batch of Japanese launch consoles, in which I initially had no interest. Three of the games were pretty poor in my opinion - probably the worst launch of all major systems - but when I saw VF3tb running, I decided I had to have one and subsequently shelled out a hefty £400+ for the pleasure. Not only was the buggy Virtua Fighter 3tb the only decent game on launch, the system shipped with no RGB cables at all. and gave an arcade-quality image as opposed to the very muddy image from the standard cables. This irked me greatly as I already had an RGB-enabled PS1 system and a modified Nintendo 64 which output the same high quality signal.
Silas and Reed noticed five suspicious black SUVs rolling through town every time they went on their daily watch. Today was Reed’s day to handle the watch duties, so she spent most of her time either out or napping in-between shifts. Silas had become more helpful over the past couple of days than either Deacon or Michael had anticipated. After a couple of days, they learned that Michael had much more control over his telekinesis when working with live objects. a hula hoop, an old rusted basketball hoop, or a clothes hamper with the bottom ripped out, and Silas would turn into animals of different sizes- a squirrel, a fox, a tiger- while Michael levitated him through the obstacles in different patterns... Michael felt his heart beat a little faster every time he initiated his abilities. Deacon and Silas had taught him to envision an invisible hand every time he wanted to move something. Spatially, it helped him wrap his head around the form of the object he was moving, the same way you physically pick up and move an object with your hand. It took a considerable amount of effort to move even the smallest creature, despite taking regular breaks, he felt.
Holding the hands of time
He’s been taking these steps in this church for years, part of his semiannual ritual of checking on the clock’s moving parts. Cowdell’s company ... the escapement is a puzzle of interlocking gears and a vertical “escape wheel,” with 360 degrees ...
April 9, 2015
Cubs, Cardinals come into opener with high hopes
CHICAGO (AP) - The new videoboard looms large beyond the left-field wall, a gigantic symbol of a new day and a ... the Cubs made it clear they feel they are ready to hit another gear after a top-to-bottom overhaul that tested some fans' patience.
April 1, 2015
"Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies"
They had suddenly appeared one morning, like strange stigmata, then grown and vanished over the next month, leaving large map-shaped marks on her ... She remembers looking up at the clock on the wall. A half-pound steak of salmon was warming in her ...
March 30, 2015