(Courtesy of the Fisher family/ KQED) Fisher and Bess. (Courtesy of the Fisher family/ KQED) Recent photo of Fairview Developmental Center, a hospital for individuals with developmental disabilities. California plans to close this center by 2021. You may (or may not) have heard this described as “The Doc Fix.” Since 2003, Congress has acted 17 times to prevent a cut in Medicare doctors’ payments. But the “fix” has always been temporary, maintaining the fiction that pay cuts would eventually kick in. It’s sort of like that pair of jeans with the 32 inch waist you keep in your closet, trusting someday they’ll fit..
Goldman, a partner at Borden Ladner Gervais, says the federal consultation period on safeguards will last for 15 days and he expects the government to study the information for a few weeks before making a decision. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said American tariffs on steel and aluminum against Canada and other allies were designed to force them into action to address the world overproduction and overcapacity of steel. Imposed the tariffs but Ottawa has also acknowledged it has more work to do..
Understanding PerfectionismWe live in an imperfect world, yet many people are obsessed with making their lives absolutely perfect and would be considered perfectionist. However, if we don’t allow ourselves to be imperfect no matter what challenge we take on, the end result will almost always be disappointment. One of the definitions of perfectionism is ‘a disposition to regard anything short of perfection as unacceptable’..
Runner’s World reported Wednesday that Nike said the IAAF approved, but as of Friday, the governing body had not released a formal statement. Regardless, the company will soon release two mass market versions for mere mortal runners. They ran in a diamond or V formation to block the wind and allow the three marathoners to draft behind them.
The product was an innovative wearable electronic device called eSight, and it actually worked. When he wore it, it did what it was supposed to do. Word got out in his hometown of Ashley, Pennsylvania, about the $15,000 eSight device. Q: I live in a condominium complex that recently did cleaning in our underground parking lot. On the scheduled date. And my car was not there.
Colin Kaepernick will stand for the playing of the national anthem this season, ending a protest that started a national conversation and spread across multiple sports at all levels last season. By the third game, however, he was in uniform and conspicuous by his presence on the Niners’ bench. “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color,” he told the NFL Network’s Steve Wyche.