There are enough of the top end $500 sets for everyone to take home.In keeping with the spirit of the season, the company is also donating 10 systems and a trip to Disney World to the Make A Wish Foundation. The organization fulfills wishes of children with life threatening illnesses.The company is expanding rapidly so you might want to apply for a job now in case next year’s tree is made of Sony PlayStation 3s or Nintendo Wiis.Universe hates Higgs boson, Chicago CubsBy John Bowman, CBCNews. A physicist working on the Large Hadron Collider doesn’t think much of the theory that the universe is sabotaging the project to prevent the discovery of the Higgs boson.
There tons of kids that made stupid decisions (if not worse) to get their degrees and now they can pay it back. This stuff is sobering. Here a link.swordknight 11 points submitted 4 months agoI owned the bourbon belt for about a month now. SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileThe Dominican Republic is urging tourists not to cancel holiday bookings despite a devastating earthquake in neighbouring Haiti, where people are debating whether it is appropriate for cruise ships to keep making scheduled stops at the country’s private beach resorts.The Dominican Republic’s tourism industry says tourist dollars are needed now more than ever since a 7.0 magnitude earthquake on Jan. 12 devastated Haiti.In Haiti itself, there are questions as to whether it was appropriate for a cruise ship to make a scheduled stop three days after the quake at a private beach resort 100 kilometres from the flattened capital Port au Prince.The two countries occupy one island, with the Dominican Republic making up a larger eastern portion that remained relatively untouched by the quake and Haiti the remaining western part.The Dominican Republic is a top travel destination for Canadians, who in 2008 booked about 500,000 vacations to the country, according to Statistics Canada.CBC commenter skullyatsea wrote in to offer his take as a cruise ship employee. He says,”I work on a cruise ship and we are going to be stopping in Labadee, Haiti (Royal Caribbean’s private resort) later this week.
Do such small differences in wording matter? The Science Desk has been careful about such usages for years. But as we hear from listeners and readers each week about stories from other desks, people feel as if we reducing someone to a word when we label him or her. Since one of our core values is respect, we should be sensitive to those concerns..