It seems to me that Medium is a really good online soapbox if aren ready to blog, blog, blog. If you going to write frequently, it makes sense to do what Marco Arment suggests: Set up your own blog on a service like WordPress, Squarespace or Tumblr, where you can build an audience and get more control over the look and feel of your online identity. But Medium is attractive if you only have the yen to say something every so often.
As a rule American airports SUCK compared to airports in other countries. Do NOT plan a layover that is less than an hour and a half. Airplanes are notorious for running behind schedule, and missing a flight is stressful. But wait: why on earth would Congress advise violent militarised reactions against its own peaceful constituents? The answer is straightforward: in recent years, members of Congress have started entering the system as members of the middle class (or upper middle class) but they are leaving DC privy to vast personal wealth, as we see from the “scandal” of presidential contender Newt Gingrich’s having been paid $1.8m for a few hours’ “consulting” to special interests. The inflated fees to lawmakers who turn lobbyists are common knowledge, but the notion that congressmen and women are legislating their own companies’ profitsis less widely known and if the books were to be opened, they would surely reveal corruption on a Wall Street spectrum. Indeed, we do already know that congresspeople are massively profiting from trading on non public information they have on companies about which they are legislating a form of insider trading that sent Martha Stewart to jail..
The property itself was clean, as were the public toilets, and lobby as well as gardens and walk ways were spotless. I would just point out the lifts I went in were fine, but the lobby windows in the family room area can sometimes do with a quick polish. Everyone was very polite, most thought we were from Aswan, but we really cannot Fault the hospitality or catering and give it a 4 It’s important to note that with most of these countries, you will get bombarded with sales for excursions, spas, photographs souvenirs etc.
It’s not uncommon that the two high profile politicos cross paths, exchange pleasantries and talk about the issues of the day. So neither thought much about being invited to the event that featured local business and political leaders in the latest trendy clothes. And they thought less about the potential political contest that looms two years down the road..