The art of Adire is similar to painting. The patterns are finely etched, symmetrical and conform to a traditional vocabulary. The designs are hand painted using stencils, chicken feathers, slender broom straws and a small knife dipped in cassava paste to create strokes of differing thickness and texture.
Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010.
On the flipside, I glad Hellsing will continue to its natural conclusion. With only one episode left, I not sure how they squeeze in Seras vs Werewolf along with the Walter fight. Maybe a 30 min episode, but any longer would be pushing into OVA length.
Listening: Even more important than speaking is listening. To me, there is nothing more romantic than a guy who really knows how to listen to me. It makes me feel heard, understood, validated. Bonus: It’s 5mm thick (a standard yoga mat is 2 or 3mm), which means it’s extra cushy; no more having to put a blanket or towel under my knees in low lunges. And I love the cool black on black design (it comes in purple and blue too). The downsides are that it’s heavier than average, and of course it’s on the pricey side.
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Following the success of last year inaugural Travelers Choice awards for airlines, the 2018 award categories expanded to honor 69 airlines that provide exceptional value and service across the world. In addition to the world list, the Traveler Choice awards recognize the best airlines in seven regions including Asia, Europe, North America, Latin America, South Pacific Oceana, Africa Indian Ocean, and the Middle East. The awards also recognize the top airlines in four distinct service classes: International First Class, Business Class, Premium Economy and Economy.
So, let’s review: Inefficient businesses no one is listeing to those closer to the real action and stale managers who are worried about global competitiveness. Is this a coincidence? Not likely. We can fix this situation. SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileThe World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer did the study, called Interphone. It found most cellphone use didn’t increase the risk of developing meningioma a common and frequently benign tumour or glioma a rarer but deadlier form of cancer.Read more.The paper, which will be published in the International Journal of Epidemiology, was compiled by researchers in 13 countries including Britain, Canada, France, Germany and Japan. Scientists interviewed 12,848 participants, of which 5,150 had either meningioma or glioma tumors.The potential effects of using hands free devices during calls or the risk of having cellphones nearby, such as in a pocket, were not examined.Will this study affect the amount of time you spend talking on your cell phone? Are you concerned about the effects of your handset on your health? Take our poll.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports.