One of the amazing things we have noticed about the Egypt demonstrations is that there have been no anti USA chants, signs or slogans. This is a good thing, we think! So Ms Palin should butt out and refrain from commenting on matters which are really non of her business. While heads of state may be entitled to some discreet opinions, who the Egyptian people choose to run their country is their own business.
I grew up seeing guava trees and picking and eating the fruits just before nap time in the afternoon. The green matured fruits are good with vinegar with a pinch of salt. The ripe yellow fruits are also use in cooking the Filipino dish sinigang. “If the White House and the Department of Defense really want the United States to focus more on the Asia Pacific region, as they claim to, then it makes sense to shift resources toward maritime forces,” writes Cindy Williams in Foreign Affairs. “Wars in that region are more likely to be fought at sea than on land. Moreover, if the United States is planning to avoid future stability and counterinsurgency operations, like those in Afghanistan and Iraq, which require large numbers of boots on the ground over multiple rotations, then the military will need considerably fewer ground forces.
Normally, the second tier teams are sponsored by local businesses, and again, there was little of that this year. Some of the normal local hot shoes weren’t in the race. Jim Ingelbright and Scott Pruett who always seem to have a ride for the Infineon race, weren’t there.
I am to do that every day, using the same object, until the danger of a detachment is over, or for six weeks. If my vision begins to narrow, I’m to call the office right away. I think I’m likely going to be fine, but have done and will do the test faithfully..
To our next door neighbors the mulberry was a neutral presence, but now, lying across their yard with its massive tangled crown only inches from their kitchen door, it was harder to ignore. Not all of the tree neighbors and stakeholders are human. To squirrels, it has been a very successful gym and pick up spot, and it a rowdy pub for robins and cedar waxwings who spend July getting snockered on fermented mulberries..
Also, there is now a pre school diagnosis for PTSD, so the following description is for people ages 7 and older.Learn more: Other Conditions Associated with PTSDSymptoms of Posttraumatic Stress DisorderThe following are the formal diagnostic criteria needed to be met in order to be diagnosed with PTSD.Criterion A: Traumatic eventTrauma survivors must have been exposed to actual or threatened:directwitnessedindirect, by hearing of a relative or close friend who has experienced the event indirectly experienced death must be accidental or violentrepeated or extreme indirect exposure to qualifying events, usually by professionals non professional exposure by media does not countMany professionals who work in trauma differentiate between “big T traumas,” the ones listed above, and “little t traumas.” Little t traumas can include complicated grief, divorce, non professional media exposure to trauma, or childhood emotional abuse, and clinicians recognize that these can result in post traumatic stress, even if they don’t qualify for the PTSD diagnosis.There is no longer a requirement that someone had to have an intense emotional response at the time of the event. This requirement excluded many veterans and sexual assault survivors in the past.Criterion B: Intrusion or Re experiencingThese symptoms envelope ways that someone re experiences the event. This could look like:Intrusive thoughts or memoriesNightmares related to the traumatic eventFlashbacks, feeling like the event is happening againPsychological and physical reactivity to reminders of the traumatic event, such as an anniversaryCriterion C: Avoidant symptomsAvoidant symptoms describe ways that someone may try to avoid any memory of the event, and must include one of the following:Avoiding thoughts or feelings connected to the traumatic eventAvoiding people or situations connected to the traumatic eventCriterion D: Negative alterations in mood or cognitionsThis criterion is new, but captures many symptoms that have long been observed by PTSD sufferers and clinicians.