The term “blue chip” has its origins on the poker table, where blue was the colour of the highest value tokens. Rarely have the gambling idioms so beloved of investing commentary felt so appropriate as when the pandemic saw many companies land on zero revenues during lockdowns.In the light of such chaos, the only surprise is that there isn’t more turnover. In the words of Nicholas Hyett, an equity analyst at investment group Hargreaves Lansdown: “The world has changed since the last FTSE review at the beginning of March.”Yet only four companies are expected to drop down to the FTSE 250 at the upcoming quarterly review a decision based on market values at the close of play on Tuesday.
At the same time, the Germans want to reduce their reliance on nuclear power. This means greatly expanding renewable electrical production using solar, wind, wave, and other technologies. The problem with solar and wind power is reliability nights, cloudy days, calm days mean having to fallback on good old, reliable, polluting, non renewable oil and coal.
My daughter was so upset and said that we could not move without Kitty. My daugher had moved into an apartment in the city. So, that night we came back to the city to try to find her, and we saw her, but she did not want to come to us. This is why the Party in Orwell’s infamous novel limits speech to the point of taking each word and redefining them, mixing them, or just erasing them. Limited language limits the thoughts of the people. Without the means to express thoughts much deeper than “I feel good” or “I feel ungood,” there is no means to sucessfully commit a thoughtcrime and even if it was committed, there is no way many people would understand enough to follow and take action..
I had a blast shooting with Dave Mike! Two super talented HDR artists! Follow their blogs and check out their sweet HDR The Burgh Rules! In this pic from left to right: Pete Talke, Dave DiCello, Mike CriswellPer my previous post thought about it after a few comments and decided to keep Places 2 Explore as is! I have now started the Talke Photography Blog. Here you will find posts on Portraits Events Sports. These type of photos will be found there! Bookmark it now! I still have to update the look and feel on the new blog.
Outlandish MallsThen, there are the really big shopping mall/amusement complexes that don’t try to hide the fact that you are “going malling.” One that I’ve been to is the gigantic West Edmonton Mall in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It is the second largest mall in North America; the West Edmonton mall is larger. Both are operated by the same corporation..