What if the world has to choose between helping Japan vs helping North Korea? What are the hard choices for South Korea?
Read the whole story on this friteful development!
various stuff from my thawt and life in a news-bedevilled world, word play and semiotic experiments, with Christian intent but in hopefully creative tension with culture of North America, both USA and Canada, both hither in Toronto and yon worldwide ...
'It's not too late'
Opposition still has time to step back from election: Harper
ed to consider any amendments to their budget in order to stave off an election.
Posted by Albert Gedraitis at 2:03 PM
Comment magazine (Mar22,2k11)
... C.D. Howe estimates that the unfunded liabilities of pension plans for federal government employees are enormous, possibly $65 billion higher than reported amounts in public accounts (Laurin and Robson, 2010). Demographically our health care system is in for a related crunch, as hospital beds are overwhelmed with elderly patients. How will the federal government deal with these challenges when the current health accord expires in 2014?"
I found the above (yellow text on red field) on the web, and woud only add to it the purpose of semiotic experiment on the digital level -- which includes altering by colour schematics, by repositioning, by refonting of typefaces, by resizing, by utlizing and/or removing elements from a found webpage that do not fit this blog in the original manner in which found, etc. I have to think this thru further, so additional elements or new ideas may be added or removed.
I fI found the following on the web somewhere:o
THE USE OF ANY COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL
IS USED UNDER THE GUIDELINES OF "FAIR USE "
IN TITLE 17 & 107 OF THE UNITED STATES CODE.
SUCH MATERIAL REMAINS THE COPYRIGHT OF THE ORIGINAL OWNER
AND IS USED HERE FOR THE PURPOSES OF
EDUCATION, COMPARISON AND CRITICISM ONLY.
Also, there's parallel but different legislation in Canada, legislation which is being evaluated by a Parliamentary Committee for the purplose of writing a new copyright law. The existing r+ts of the poor, especially those poor who blog, will probably be erased in the new law when Parliament finishes hacking to pieces the old provisions. In the Bible, the poor were permitted by law (torah) to glean the fields of well-off after their workers completed the main job of the harvest.
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Posted by Albert Gedraitis at 9:02 AM
Volokh Conspiracy (Mar19,2k11)