Dark AgesAfter Rome and the Italian peninsula fell under the influence of northern tribes, the cuisine reflected the dark times. Dishes were simple, made from staples like roasted meats and whatever could be grown and harvested nearby. In the south, notably Sicily, things were different, as Arab conquests introduced spices and techniques from North Africa and the Middle East.
Small rodents and rabbits: Despite their small size, the hair, dander, and saliva on the fur of these animals can set off an allergic reaction. And the urine of rodents like gerbils, mice, and hamsters also has chemicals some people are allergic to. These get into the air as your pet moves around its cage or bedding..
With so many northern finch species moving south, birders called it a superflight, which happens only once every decade or so when food sources fail in the north, forcing most conifer seed eating species to fly south for food. I was especially excited that red and white winged crossbills were in Pennsylvania, because our son, Steve, had had the only sighting of white winged crossbills on our property eating hemlock seeds here in the winter of 1985 when I was in Peru. And I had never seen red crossbills..
Springfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno called on the Springfield Museums and Dr. Seuss Enterprises to keep a mural at The Amazing World of Dr. The man who thinks that it is a cold, unsentimental choice for what is a bag but a vessel for the detritus of life doesn’t understand what handbags mean to women. To some women, let’s hasten to add. A friend of mine once went out with a girl who enjoyed insisting that she had never owned a handbag.
Do we do with footage of deceased people? What do we do with faces of children? she asked. Do we do with all types of images that an officer deals with on a day to day basis? How do we make sure that we are serving the public and protecting the public at the same time? The public records requests for footage won just come from the media or as part of the discovery process in a civil or criminal trial. Any citizen can request video from the cameras for any reason, including contesting a traffic ticket or out of curiosity about someone else encounter with police..
At sea I was one of the watch keeping officers, on duty for four hour stretches on the bridge, seeing that the ship went where she was meant to go and calling the captain to the bridge in the event of an emergency such as detecting a possible U boat. When we accompanied a convoy I had to alter course at the correct time to a new leg of the zig zag, as a means of foiling any U boat which might have been about to attack. At Action Stations my job was again on the bridge, passing on the captain’s orders and taking charge of B gun, one of the three inch guns which had been detailed to fire any required starshells as well as high explosive shells, which, as it turned out, we never had to fire.