What all this refers to is the establishment, in the late summer of 1980, of Shenzhen as a “special economic zone,” where few limits or controls would apply and businesses from around the world would be invited to set up shop. Shenzhen was attractive as an experimental locale, not just because it was so close to Hong Kong, with its efficient harbor and airport, but also because it was so far from Beijing. If the experiment went wrong, the consequences could be more easily contained in this southern extremity of the country.
The lack of YouTube content was shocking. At such a glamorous expo, there is plenty of beautiful merchandise, images and people that should be utilized in videos. While they did film some popular speakers, performances and showcases from 2012, there are none from 2013.
If you an art enthusiast, the MFA and Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum are the best we have to offer. I think the ICA is overrated. The Gardner is famous for having an unsolved art heist mystery totaling in the millions of dollars. After maybe a minute of rest I let her try walking on it again, and usually she would be fine. The way the vet explained it is that her kneecap will shift out of place and then settle back in, but the sensation is offputting and causes some discomfort. Like I said I sure every case is different, but if you not noticing severe discomfort, pain, or ability to walk, you should be good..
Decades ago, hundreds of nuns and priests made an extraordinary decision: They agreed to donate their brains upon death to science, hoping to help solve mysteries about Alzheimer and other diseases. Now, a study that used their gifts is giving some clues. It reveals that high blood pressure late in life might harm the brain..
Ambush marketing, through which companies try to associate themselves with an event without paying to be an official sponsor, has long been a fixture of the sporting world. At the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles, Nike upset official backer Converse by erecting murals of its sponsored athletes in locations that were visible from within the main stadium. Commercial partnerships with the likes of Coca Cola and Samsung, for instance, now bring in about 40% of Olympic revenues.
Less well publicized is the ongoing 260 Sample Sale Clearance Store that opened a couple of months ago at 704 Broadway in NoHo. There no knowing how permanent such a shop is, but the random collection includes many of the upscale labels that 260 is known for at deeply discounted prices. This one os dyed in the wool sale forager, but there are finds to be found there..