• Through the Grapevine…

Things heard here and there that may interest you or strike your fancy…

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Joseph Boulogne, Chevalier de Saint-George (December 25, 1745 – June 10, 1799) also known as “Le Mozart Noir” or “the black Mozart” was the first black man to lead France’s most important orchestras. A composer, conductor and violin virtuoso, Chevalier de Saint-George was born to a Senegalese slave and a French colonialist in the French-Caribbean island of Guadeloupe and moved to France at the age of 8. READ MORE by clicking on picture.
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Apple, Google, and Facebook have announced they are investing billions of dollars in new technology that promises to unleash a massive supply of fuel. Enough fuel, in fact, to power the entire globe for over 36,000 years.

Apple, Google, and Facebook have announced they are investing billions of dollars in new technology that promises to unleash a massive supply of fuel.
Enough fuel, in fact, to power the entire globe for over 36,000 years.

 


The FBI agency ran a record 185,345 background checks on Friday, about 5 percent more than the amount processed through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System on that day in 2014, a figure that is seen as a strong indicator of how many guns were sold, The Associated Press reported.
The FBI agency ran a record 185,345 background checks on Friday, about 5 percent more than the amount processed through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System on that day in 2014, a figure that is seen as a strong indicator of how many guns were sold, The Associated Press reported.

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IVM is an experimental fertility treatment that collects and matures a woman’s eggs in a lab. Although the treatment is used in conjunction with IVF, the initial process isn’t the same.
IVM is an experimental fertility treatment that collects and matures a woman’s eggs in a lab. Although the treatment is used in conjunction with IVF, the initial process isn’t the same.

A stunning breakthrough in chemical engineering has unleashed a massive supply of fuel... Enough fuel, in fact, to power the entire globe for over 36,000 years.
A stunning breakthrough in chemical engineering has unleashed a massive supply of fuel…
Enough fuel, in fact, to power the entire globe for over 36,000 years.

The Dervaes family live on 1/10th of an acre 15 minutes from downtown L.A.. In itself that’s not strange. What’s crazy is that they manage to maintain a sustainable and independent urban farm. Complete with animals! In a year they produce around 4,300 pounds of veggies, 900 chicken , 1000 duck eggs, 25 lbs honey, and pounds of seasonal fruit. There are over 400 species of plants. What?! They have everything they need to ‘live off the land.’ From beets to bees. Chickens to chickpeas.
The Dervaes family live on 1/10th of an acre 15 minutes from downtown L.A.. In itself that’s not strange. What’s crazy is that they manage to maintain a sustainable and independent urban farm. Complete with animals!
In a year they produce around 4,300 pounds of veggies, 900 chicken , 1000 duck eggs, 25 lbs honey, and pounds of seasonal fruit. There are over 400 species of plants. What?! They have everything they need to ‘live off the land.’ From beets to bees. Chickens to chickpeas.

Occasional research on the topic Government Waste is listed below. READ MORE by clicking on picture.


Emotional intelligence (EQ or EI) is a term used to describe the ability of an individual to recognize their own and other people’s emotions, to discriminate between different feelings and label them appropriately, and to use emotional information to guide ones own thinking and behavior.
In laymen’s terms, it’s the ability to feel and empathise with other peoples emotions, not just your own. READ MORE by clicking on picture.

Florida’s rebounding crocodile population came face to face with civilization over the weekend when a dog chasing birds on the manicured greens of a Key Biscayne golf course was mauled and killed by one of the reclusive reptiles.
Florida’s rebounding crocodile population came face to face with civilization over the weekend when a dog chasing birds on the manicured greens of a Key Biscayne golf course was mauled and killed by one of the reclusive reptiles. READ MORE by clicking on picture.

 


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Dans le cadre de l'état d'urgence instauré après les attentats parisiens du 13 novembre et de la COP21 qui dure jusqu'au 11 décembre, "des mesures exceptionnelles de circulation ont été prises afin d'assurer la sécurité des chefs d'Etat participants", rappelle la PP.
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Dans le cadre de l’état d’urgence instauré après les attentats parisiens du 13 novembre et de la COP21 qui dure jusqu’au 11 décembre, “des mesures exceptionnelles de circulation ont été prises afin d’assurer la sécurité des chefs d’Etat participants”, rappelle la PP.   READ MORE by clicking on picture.

Society seems increasingly chaotic, self-centered, and confused. Would we see some of this confusion resolve itself if we began training the next generation to focus less on themselves and their own comforts, and once again seek to provide grace and service to others? READ MORE by clicking on picture.