Chinese Female Soldiers on Parade
These Chinese Female Soldiers and Militias on Parade give a whole new meaning to the beauty of a military unit marching in a precise formation. As someone who has spent many hours marching and drilling I can appreciate the many hours of practice that they have gone through to be able to march like this.
Millions of people around the world celebrate Columbus Day every October 12 (Bartolome Day is the DEMANDED ONE who is Bartolome? Please read further). The tale of Christopher Columbus, the legendary Genoese explorer and navigator, has been retold and rewritten many times. To some, he was an intrepid explorer, following his instincts to a New World. To others, he was a monster, a slave trader who unleashed the horrors of the conquest on unsuspecting natives. What are the facts about Christopher Columbus?
The Myth of Christopher Columbus
Schoolchildren are taught that Christopher Columbus wanted to find America, or in some cases that he wanted to prove that the world was round. He convinced Queen Isabela of Spain to finance the journey, and she sold her personal jewelry to do so. He bravely headed west and found the Americas and Caribbean, making friends with the natives along the way. He returned…
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This biker has some serious skills – and some serious cojones!
Feel your stomach fall again and again as superstar biker Kelly McGarry will take you through the ride of a lifetime down an incredibly dangerous mountain track, and finishing with an unbelievable back flip over a 72 foot high canyon gap. Watch the world revolve in 360 degree action that will get your heart pumping hard!
Don\’t try this… anywhere.
The duplicity in the treatment Israel is subjected to by the United Nations was on display this week, though not particularly unusual to the norm at the world body. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon released a statement Wednesday condemning Israel’s announcement to build 1,500 new housing units in Jerusalem. The statement read, “Settlement activity is contrary to international law and constitutes an obstacle to peace. Any measures that prejudge final status issues will not be recognized by the international community.” Ban Ki-moon then released a second statement which expressed his personal approval and that he “understands that Israel took a difficult step in continuing to release Palestinian pre-Oslo prisoners in the face of deep domestic opposition, and appreciates this gesture.” Apparently Israel is to be commended for releasing terrorist murderers who have the blood of innocents on their hands but when Israel intends to build housing units in its Capital City…
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Memory loss, like global warming, can be attributed to natural causes (like old age) or to humans screwing up again (like shooting microwaves through our heads with our really neat new phones).