Tweet Share Now in its fourth year, the GI Film Festival San Diego, San Diego’s six-day military film festival, is back to feature more untold and underrepresented stories of America’s military through film. The evening includes screenings of the narrative short “American,” followed by the documentary short, “The Registry. In addition to Takei, the directors of each film are expected to attend the Opening Night celebration and will participate in a panel discussion after the screenings. We’ve selected these two films to open this San Diego military film festival because they both highlight a group of veterans who did so much for Allied Forces during World War II, but have not received their rightful acknowledgment. Most World War II veterans have passed on. Many have told their stories, recorded for history. But for those in the MIS that were Japanese Americans, also known as Nisei, and fought in the Pacific against the Japanese enemy, many of their stories have been lost, as the unit was sworn to secrecy for decades after the war. There was also no complete record made by the U. Army about who actually served in the unit. The documentary “The Registry” profiles a few of those who served in the MIS, including surviving veterans, Seiki Oshiro and Grant Ichikawa, as well as other veterans who help tell the unit?
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A creator of iconic images. By Tom Russo, Special to The Times May 22, At its best, the art of movie poster illustration conveys a tangible sense of adventure. There are few sharper contemporary examples than the imagery crafted by veteran artist Drew Struzan for “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade” back in the summer of Arresting, iconic likenesses of Harrison Ford and Sean Connery anchored a montage that also featured Indy on horseback, charging determinedly ahead, pistol pointed like he was about to blast out the fourth wall. Calculatedly random paint spatter represented sand kicked up by his wild ride, while just over his shoulder, pursuing Nazi forces trailed off into the textured swirl of a cruel desert sun. The poster alone was enough to make us wish it wasn’t Indy’s last crusade, as it very much seemed at the time. With the release, finally, of “Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull,” Struzan’s painting is again proving to be a key ingredient to a vintage recipe. His posters for the new movie are as much a throwback as is Ford’s again donning that famous fedora, or George Lucas and Steven Spielberg getting their geek on for more Saturday matinee fare of yesteryear.
Starting in the late 19th century and going forward, Chinese migration to Thailand was encouraged by successive reigns of Thailand’s ruling Chakri Dynasty. In their push to modernize the country, the Chakri King’s invested heavily in canals and, later, trains, opening up new lands to resource extraction, crop extension and the various industries which they spawned. Chinese immigrants often settled along the canal fronts and train lines, jockeying for position to best capitalize off the new modes of transport. The general pattern would be for a first generation immigrant-entrepreneur to set the stage for future capital accumulation. From there, the second generation would take the helm. From tailor, to cloth merchant, to clothier, who bought some land, planted a coconut palm plantation and made a fist full of baht. Profits from one enterprise were reinvested in others, diversifying revenue streams, often resulting in little local empires. By the early ‘s, the Phatanaphanich’s were an established business family in the town. Bang Saphan Noi was also still largely electricity free, as were many parts of rural Thailand at the time. Only the well heeled could afford the luxury.
Share this article Share A source told Heat magazine: At first, they were just mates, but as they got to know one another recently, they’ve become more relaxed in each other’s company and it seems it’s turned into her fancying him. Romance on the cards? Former Sheffield Hallam University student Gemma is said to have had a crush on the Irish singer ‘for a while’ But it would seem Niall has no idea that he is the object of the graduate’s affections, and he is said to have built up a rather chummy relationship with her over the past few years. The insider added to Heat: They’re in touch all the time. Niall’s so earnest and a real trier. What a good brother!
Iowa State physicists explain the long, useful lifetime of carbon Posted May 26, AMES, Iowa – The long, slow decay of carbon allows archaeologists to accurately date the relics of history back to 60, years. And while the carbon dating technique is well known and understood the ratio of carbon to other carbon isotopes is measured to determine the age of objects containing the remnants of any living thing , the reason for carbon ‘s slow decay has not been understood. Why, exactly, does carbon have a half-life of nearly 6, years while other light atomic nuclei have half-lives of minutes or seconds? Half-life is the time it takes for the nuclei in a sample to decay to half the original amount. It’s all about the simultaneous interactions among any three nucleons and the resulting influence on the decay of carbon And it’s no easy task to simulate those interactions.
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Primary source references As a preface to this document, I want to point out that it is a shame that we have to continue to refute the same arguments that evolutionists keep bringing up over and over again in their attempts to argue against the fact of creation, which fact has been well established since the day the earth was created ex nihilo several thousand years ago. It is also a shame that the masses have bought all this based on some circular reasoning about fossils, where fossils tend to be found buried, similarities between various life forms, the presence of certain decay products in rocks, and other inherently speculative arguments about the past, based on phenomena that exist in the present. If I hope to accomplish anything, it will be to simply encourage critical thinking. One must get past the arguments ad populum that its popularity counts for something , ad hominem that if you attack the person making the argument, this counts for something , and especially ad baculum that there are people who have the clout to decree it as true , to ask the key questions and challenge the unsubstantiated assumptions and thinking of those who would hold to the evolution position. Today there are an increasing number of anti-creationist authors who are producing books and periodicals that make this relatively brief presentation insufficient to deal with all the points in dispute. Those defending creation today who don’t have the time to devote their life’s study to gaining expertise in all fields of inquiry must principally be prepared to think critically, logically, and challenge unsubstantiated assumptions made by these people. They must also keep a level head in the face of some vicious attacks and diatribes that will be directed against them, as is advised in the scriptures 1 Peter 3: By way of definitions, I want to point out that when I speak of “evolution,” I am referring to the popular contemporary use of the word, which in a nutshell is the belief that all life forms are related by ancestry, and that the first life form occurred spontaneously, all due to completely natural processes. When I speak of “creation,” I am referring to the inherently obvious fact that the origin of all life forms can be attributed to a creator who purposefully created them with planning and intent, and the documented fact that this occurred over the course of a week’s time several thousand years ago.
Child prostitution[ edit ] Costa Rica is a destination for child sex tourism , even though the main source of clients was local, as reported by Tapiana Tregar, CEO of Fundacion Procal a local NGO attempting to prevent and treat violence against women and children in a article. In the same article, Bruce Harris, regional director of Casa Alianza the Latin American branch of international child care agency Covenant House said that; even though child prostitution was identified across Central America , the problem seemed to be more “out of control” in Costa Rica. Exact numbers of the children involved were unknown at the time, and the government of Costa Rica had not gathered detailed statistics. Most trafficking victims originate from Colombia , the Dominican Republic , Nicaragua , and Guatemala. Lawmakers have since redoubled their efforts, unanimously approving the Law Against Human Trafficking, which would raise the maximum penalty of human trafficking to 16 years. The newspaper article included pictures showing multiple BB gun injuries pellets penetrated inside the bodies , as well as video interviews with the trans women sex workers.