- Jan 29, 2014
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- Montgomery, NY, USA
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And so it begins.. where will it end?
We used to joke about "Chicken McTumors". I see this is now no longer a joke.Singapore’s approval of chicken cells grown in bioreactors is seen as landmark moment across industryamp.theguardian.com
The question for Americans: How is it possible the owner was arrested? Why aren''t we all outraged?
Sure, we all want for everyone of us comply with the rules our Governors put in place. Sure we want to be protected. In this case, we can simply avoid going to that pub. Why should we allow this business owner who is protesting the closing of his business his right to protest? Others were allowed to protest and destroy property. All he did was to keep his establishment open to those who wanted to go in. Where is the logic? Where is the compassion and understanding?
Did we also want Rosa Parks to comply with the rules in in Alabama in 1955?Sure, we all want to everyone of us comply with the rules our Governors put in place.
“out of an abundance of caution.”
This report of that same storyWhy is always something nefarious in the UK going on, what a heist, huh?
Here's a head-scratcher: The use of cash has been declining for years in Britain, but demand for banknotes is skyrocketing. Nobody is quite sure where the money is going.amp.cnn.com
In the case of the dollar, only about 15% of the US currency supply can be accounted for - a significantly lower proportion than for the UK.
For instance, there are more $100 bills out there than any other denomination of the greenback, with 80% of them estimated to be held outside the US.
As for the euro, the European Central Bank in Frankfurt no longer issues the €500 note because of concerns it could facilitate illegal activities.
However, it remains legal tender, while €100 and €200 notes are still in production.