Meh, I'd rather have beer and pretzels. If I have to dress up, you couldn't pay me enough to go. And quite a lot of people feel like me. The beer and pretzels are probably enjoyed more than the formal parties were.
Actually I don't want a gift. I want cash. You give me a non-negligible gift, then I have to pay tax on it. I'd rather get nothing and not have to pay tax on it then get something I may or may not want.
BEcause they actually paid. I donated money in honor of my deceased father, but I got the tax writeoff.
ANd its 30 million retail. THey wholesale it for about half that. And they build it for half that. Most likely their actual cost was near 0, with a small possibility of negative.
It comes out when it comes out. There's no such thing as "early." Happy to watch, whenever.
But $50? Ha! Even $25 is an awful lot.
I know amber is fossilized tree resin, but at this point is it possible to somehow dissolve the amber without destroying what's inside it?
It would be interesting if it could be done so we could see the tail and feathers in real light without the amber being in between.
Also, from the picture, there are bits and pieces of vegetation not to mention at least one ant inside the specimen which could be recovered.
And what do you call it when the parents were subsisting mainly on rice and vegetables but their children and then grand-children start having various meats added to their diets?
That's the definition of generations. That a better diet shows such quick results is still evolution.
Did this sentence..
Eighty-four percent of Americans with online access through three sources -- home broadband, smartphone and tablet computer -- say they like having so much information available.
..strike anyone else as a weirdly alien concept of what the word "source" means? It's so incomprehensible, that I can't even say for sure that it's wrong!
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