Native New Yorker Annamaria Trombetta, in a unique canvas, The Patterns Within Create The Overall Shape of Our Lives, shaped in a triangle with its apex pointing downward, a metaphor of the woman’s womb, recreates in minute detail a specific location in New York City’s historical landmark, Central Park. In her work, Trombetta depicts within this V shaped canvas a bridge, beneath which an underpass where a narrow cement pathway draws the viewer to focus, to search for what lies beyond. With her canvas, along with this underpass, the artist creates, within the viewer, the feeling of passing through a mental portal as if in a daydream.
In Asia, entrenched enemies China and Taiwan, North and South Korea have agreed to sit down at the table. Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, who is widely credited with being the key architect of America’s “Pivot to Asia.”China and Taiwan are holding their first ever official face to face talks since Mao Zedong’s communists won their civil war in 1949 a “quite significant” turn of events, Campbell said.”Over the course of the last 30 years, people thought that the most tense situation in Asia was between China and Taiwan, but in recent years the relationship has improved substantially commercially, economically, and now politically.”A groundbreaking new documentary is using smuggled footage to paint a new and dramatic picture of the Hermit Kingdom, North Korea.Much of the world sees North Koreans as brainwashed and subservient, bowing down to Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un.The Frontline documentary “Secret State of North Korea” from the American public broadcaster PBS shows that for many people in North Korea, just the opposite is true.One of the most dramatic pieces of footage was of a woman, who has set up a private bus service using a pickup truck.”This soldier comes and tells her to stop running this private bus service, which is illegal,” Jones said. “And rather than, as you would expect, saying, ‘I’m so sorry,’ and apologizing, she stands up for it I mean, literally chases him off down the street, smacking him on the back, calling him every name under the sun.”The world most unlikely lone ranger diplomat, Dennis Rodman, has gone to North Korea for his third visit..
Also the flow coming into the top is pretty gentle, and the strength is somewhat adjustable by rotating a piece on the bottom part of the skimmer to let more/less water through the bottom. I’m using the Jardli glass lily pipe/inflow, purchased on amazon. I will say it does a great job of removing surface film..