In the Fall of 2013 Jon Swihart, a scrupulous and preternaturally patient artist who lives and works in Santa Monica, was commissioned to create an oil portrait of Zamperini.
Diet And Nutrition,
Readily available calorie information is crucial for consumers to be able to make informed food choices throughout the day as they get their food from a variety of venues. Our nation is facing rising rates of obesity and chronic disease that continue to push health care spending higher.
Here goes nothin'. We agree upon a 5:30 p.m. Friday dinner at The Six in Culver City. Why are we dining with the octogenarians? Because I have another date set for that evening at 8 p.m.
Why speak out about Bill Cosby now? The simple answer is that it's the right thing to do. The truth deserves to be known. As I write this, more than 20 women have come forward, many with stories that are remarkably similar to mine.
George W. Bush,
U.S. Armed Forces,
American Sniper is well on its way to being the biggest war film ever at the domestic box office, and second most popular R-rated film ever behind The Passion of the Christ.
I have never before listened to an audio book. How Luddite is that of me? I am just old-fashioned enough to think that I needed to have the heft of a hardcover book in my hands to read it.
Different Ways To Tie a Tie,
How To Knot a Tie,
How To Tie,
How To Tie a Tie,
Wear a Tie,
You can make a statement with these knots any day of the week or simply use them to look elegant and stylish during those special events where you really need to stand out. Either way, you'll practically be a forefather of men's fashion no matter which style you choose.
Crotty On HuffPo,
George W. Bush,
James Marshall Crotty,
It, thus, effectively sanitizes this dark chapter in U.S. history, making it safe again for the masses to embrace chicken-hawk George W. Bush's deceitfully sold Iraq misadventure.
Osama Bin Laden,
Stand Your Ground,
Zero Dark Thirty,
I see soldier worship as harmful because it so easily morphs into support for wars, no matter how unjust, by letting our affection for our fellow citizens in uniform and our desire to see them come home alive obscure the truth behind what they're supposedly fighting and dying for, which is rarely as black and white as we are told or wish it to be.
Jaime De La Vega,
Subway To The Sea,
Los Angeles News
So who will it be? An insider from the County transportation agency? An out-of-towner who knows how to build and manage a large urban transit system? A transit rider.
On January 4, 2015, construction of the high-speed rail began in Fresno, California. During construction, soil will be disrupted due to grading for the above-ground sections of the route and tunneling for the sections of the rail that will run underground. In both cases, fungal spores could become airborne.
My decision about whether to engage from the outside or seek elected office came down to a single question: how best can I fight for a level playing field at this point?
End Of 20s,
Life Advice For Women,
If you're not into something, you're not into something. It's simple. You don't go places you don't want to go. You don't hang out with people you don't want to hang out with.
It has been cited that the failure rate of business partnerships is as high as 80 percent -- remarkably higher than the average divorce rate. If things go south with a partnership, it is often even called a "business divorce." That phrase may sound a bit funny at first but...
The down-and-dirty criteria for a true dive varies, but the sense of ease you feel when you enter is universal.
Lesson #1: When a chef suggests a specific dish, you'd be a fool not to go for it.
Spinal Cord Injury,
I was looking toward my future with hope, excitement and anticipation, it was a new chapter in life for me and I couldn't wait for what lay ahead. Until one day, everything I knew and everything I was looking forward to changed in the matter of a split second.
As the festival community grows, so does our reach. The mind can reach further than the hand or any man made cord. This evening at the Gem and Jam Pre-Party reminded me to unplug, reach out and connect with my fellow humans.
Abstract Expressions P.II,
Art For Progress,
Beverly Hills artSHOW,
Jeanie Madsen Gallery,
LA Art Events,
Pico Youth & Family Center,
Rebecca Molayem Gallery,
William Turner Gallery,
2014 proved to be a busy year for artist Sona Mirzaei. "2015 is going to be even bigger and better," laughed Mirzaei.
Martin Luther King,
Black Lives Matter,
Black Voices News
The same systems and organizations that have frozen us out for years now want to dictate and advise us on how we should engage to fight for our freedom.