This 9-year-old Girl from Charlotte gave a Heartbreaking Speech that all of America Needs to Hear.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Equal Rights WAYLON: Today Only 9 year old speech black lives matter Charlotte children's wisdom city council meeting Keith Scott protests Zianna Oliphant"We are black people and we shouldn't have to feel this way.".

Royal Shags and Tricky Parakeets: Birding Queen Charlotte Sound

10,000 Birds

So early in the morning we left Picton and headed out along Queen Charlotte Sound, getting the general tour and occasionally stopping to look at whatever we found. As I said last week , I’ve decided to try and knock off a few of the New Zealand endemics and specialities that I haven’t seen before over the coming year, and the first place that sprung to mind was pretty close, just across the Cook Strait in the Marlborough Sounds.

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Got Emotion? ~ Charlotte Bell

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There''s no shortcut around emotion. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) baby boom generation bliss enlightenment meditation neuroses transcends Vipassana Yoga

The Vipassana Hangover. ~ Charlotte Bell

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Sexiest Man Bradley Cooper in Love — With Rescue Dog Charlotte

Eccorazzi

In 2009, Cooper discussed his love for his dogs Samson and Charlotte, saying, “I have two [.]. Today People magazine crowned Bradley Cooper as its 2011 Sexiest Man Alive. And while The Hangover star certainly has a lot going for him — good looks, a hot career — it’s his love of rescue dogs that we find sexiest. Entertainment Film/TV bradley cooper

The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte Unveils Something Green Wedding Experience

Green (Living) Review

The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte has unveiled a new Green wedding package designed to add environmental mindfulness to the wedding experience and become a keystone of the hotel’s eco-friendly practices. " Something Green takes advantage of the Charlotte area’s rich bounty of culinary products while also responding to marrying couples’ interest in creating environmentally-responsible receptions.

Yogis, Be Careful with Your Joints. ~ Charlotte Bell

Elephant Journal

Fortunately, the third time I took anatomy the importance of understanding the structures of ligaments and tendons finally sank in. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Yoga Yoga Practice Z ADMIN Yoga Featured Today anatomy health joints ligaments safety stretching

Why I Teach Old-School Yoga. ~ Charlotte Bell

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(.). Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Yoga Z ADMIN Yoga Featured Today simplicity

Using the Hyoid Bone to Improve Chaturanga Dandasana. ~ Charlotte Bell

Elephant Journal

Chaturanga requires a great deal of upper body strength, and therefore, it builds the upper body. In addition, it builds core strength if you engage a funny little structure called the hyoid bone while you practice it. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Yoga Yoga Practice Yoga Wisdom alignment asana Chaturanga Dandasana hyoid patience posture practice yoga practice

Hotels charge you (for free)

Green Traveler Guides

Boston/Cambridge California Car rental Charlotte China District of Columbia Electric vehicles England Hotels London Massachusetts New York New York City News Oregon Portland San Francisco Shenzhen South Carolina United Kingdom United States Charles Hotel DoubleTree Portland Electric cars Element Green Seal Green Travel News Kimpton Lenox Hotel Reuters Ritz-Carlton CharlotteCurious about electric cars?

A Tribute to Becoming Old & Poor. ~ Charlotte Whitty

Elephant Journal

As the Indigo Girls put it, “With every lesson learned, a line upon your beautiful face.”. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness aging beauty happiness life

CBD as a Practice, not an Overnight Change. {Partner}

Elephant Journal

Conscious Consumerism Enlightened Society Featured Events Green Health & Wellness cannabidiol CBD charlotte's web Colorado five-minute journal health wellness hemp rebalanceWellness isn't a one size fits all solution.

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America’s top 10 sweatiest cities

Green Traveler Guides

California Charlotte Dallas District of Columbia Florida Houston Los Angeles Miami North America North Carolina Orlando Raleigh San Diego Tampa Texas The Americas United States 10 sweatiest cities in U.S. | Green Travel News | Making summer travel plans? No sweat, or should we say lots of it. A team of environmental scientists has ranked major American metropolitan areas on their “sweatiness.”

7 Fur-Free Fashion Designers

Eccorazzi

Fashion Featured Lifestyle News betsey johnson calvin klein charlotte ronson ralph lauren stella mccartney tommy hilfiger vivienne westwoodSeven top designers respect animals in their fashion creations. Read More.

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Mesmerized by the Powers that Be.

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Adventure Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) blood moon Charlotte Whitty cosmos Earth lunar eclipse moon nature night sky Stars universe For a significant moment, I felt the complete mystery and power of the universe.

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How Hunky Hemp can Help You vs Pot: A Conversation with Joel Stanley of CW Hemp. {Mindful Partner}

Elephant Journal

Boulder Enlightened Society Food Green Health & Wellness Right Livelihood Walk the Talk Show Featured Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis Waylon Lewis cannabinoids cannabis Charlotte's Web hemp CW Hemp hemp hemp oil hemp oil for anxiety Joel Stanley marijuana organic organic herbs organic produce

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And her name probably isn't even Rachel

Environmental Economics

Gasoline prices soared again Thursday in Charlotte and across the country, and motorists were grumbling again at the pumps.

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Dogs and cats living together

Environmental Economics

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Where I'll be today

Environmental Economics

UNC Charlotte Economics Seminar Series: 2015 – 2016. John Whitehead  Appalachian State. Estimating Lost Recreational Use Value of Visitors to Northwest Florida from the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill using Revealed and Stated Preference Data. 10-11:30am, Friday 207

Only if it is a different state of mind

Environmental Economics

Of the Mountaineers’ 13 games, 10 have been away from Boone, which includes eight different states, if a trip to Charlotte is included. Charlotte, a large city in the Piedmont region of North Carolina near the South Carolina border, is a 2 hour bus ride from Boone, a small college town in the mountains. In fact, given the differences between Boone and Charlotte it is worlds away

The Best Cure for an Emotional Hangover.

Elephant Journal

Instead of allowing it to eat us alive, we can follow the advice of the great teachers: Pema Chödrön, Brené Brown, Charlotte Joko Beck, and Dr. Wayne Dyer. We are experiencing some tough times lately.

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Therapists are HUMAN too: Not at all like the therapists in the movies

Elephant Journal

I debated regarding the decision to share this with anyone but there is a great message and it may help someone, so at the risk of MY vulnerability and looking silly to the Charlotte Therapists/Social Workers closed Facebook group I did share it and then found the wind to share it again with the Huffington […].

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Next time you’re stuck at the airport all night, do this.

Elephant Journal

My sister was stranded at the Charlotte airport overnight and decided to make the most of it. Mahshid Mazooji, however: “…missed my connecting flight in Charlotte, and I didn’t […]. youtu.be) Some of us, stuck at the airport overnight, would call our friends to complain, binge watch Netflix, and surf Instagram or Facebook. At best, read a book. Main Categories* Enlightened Society Waylon Lewis WAYLON: Today Only

Thanks Tim for introducing me to Wordle, I sooo enjoyed spending way too much time on it (sarc level five)

Environmental Economics

Note: Sarc levels from I am Charlotte Simmons explained at the defunct blog I'm trying to put AERE sessions together for the SEA meetings. I have four loosely related papers. Typically, I call this session "Residuals." " Get it? This time I decide to enter the abstracts into Wordle and see if the word cloud is any help. Here it is: I can't really call the session "environmental," can I?

Report: Two Coca-Cola Executives Join Cannabis Industry; Aurora and Aphria in Spotlight

Elephant Journal

Colorado-based Charlotte’s Web, which specializes in hemp-based cannabidiol (CBD) wellness products, has named Eugenio Mendez to its newly-established role of chief growth officer. who previously served as Coca-Cola’s vice-president of global marketing for water, enhanced water and sport drinks, and as an advisor to Charlotte’s Web for […]. A former Coca-Cola executive is joining the cannabis industry.

Cost estimates

Environmental Economics

A 9.4-mile light-rail extension should open for service by March 2017, and the Charlotte Area Transit System said Monday it has a firm price for the project: $1.16 That cost caused CATS to reduce the scope of the project, having it end on the UNC-Charlotte campus instead of a park-and-ride lot at Interstate 485. billion. In 2007, CATS said it could build an 11-mile extension for $700 million.

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If you build them. ?

Environmental Economics

will announce new energy plan": President Obama arrived in Charlotte late Wednesday morning, on a trip in which he will make a major announcement on a new program to spur growth in the "clean vehicle" industry. The President landed aboard Air Force One shortly before noon at Charlotte/Douglas International Airport and shook hands with some of the people who gathered near where the jet was parked. "President.

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Anthony Foxx: Riding the Rails for Better Transportation

Sierra Club Compass

Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx (center) is lauded by President Obama and outgoing Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood (right) (Photo: Whitehouse.gov Yesterday, Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx was formally nominated to be the next Secretary of Transportation of the United States.  A legislator from Charlotte – however – was committed to ensuring that North Carolina turn down the funding as well, and drafted up a bill to that effect.

Profit opportunity in the UNC system

Environmental Economics

While the state university system reduces quality with severe budget cuts imposed by the legislature with numerous political and programmitic constrains imposed by several layers of central authority, more nimble private universities see a profit opportunity : Northeastern University of Boston is officially laying down stakes in Charlotte today smack in the middle of the city at Trade and Tryon streets.

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We're #1!

Environmental Economics

He said the data show Charlotte area households drive an average of 21,500 miles annually. That's just a hair behind Raleigh-Durham's household average of 21,800 annual miles - which means annual fuel expenses of $4,304, or $60 more than the Charlotte area. #2 and #6. Six out of 10 are in the south: Forbes magazine.

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"AERE" Workshop

Environmental Economics

It is amazing how many excellent E&R economists are within driving distance of Boone, NC (and if you fly from Anchorage you are within driving distance once you get to Charlotte). Last weekend, the Department of Economics hosted the Appstate Environmental and Resource Economics Workshop. "AERE" "AERE" Workshop. get it?

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Dr. “Cannabis” Alan Shackelford puts medicine into marijuana, in Israel

Green Prophet

That girl, Charlotte Figi (pictured below), was fighting for her life. Cursed with a rare form of epilepsy called Dravet’s Syndrome, Charlotte had about 300 seizures a week, some bringing her to the brink of death. ” Shackelford then poured over a stack of Charlotte’s medical records: “I decided that Charlotte would surely die if we didn’t do something to help her,” he tells Green Prophet. Charlotte was unresponsive to questions.

Congratulations to Pete Schuhmann!

Environmental Economics

Fennebresque of Charlotte. Basking in reflected glory: The Board of Governors of the multi-campus University of North Carolina has selected 17 of its most outstanding faculty to receive the 19th Annual Awards for Excellence in Teaching. Each award winner will receive a commemorative bronze medallion and a $7,500 cash prize.

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Drinking lattes, chilling with my AC and reading the WSJ

Environmental Economics

And this one is to get a puerile giggle out of Tim: "Our revenue streams are flat or declining," said Anthony Tata, transportation secretary of North Carolina, which is proposing HOT lanes for a section of highway near Charlotte. "We From the WSJ's Micro Weekly Review: On U.S. Highways, More Fast Lanes Aren't Free by: Cameron McWhirter Nov 29, 2013 Click here to view the full article on WSJ.com. TOPICS: Congestion Pricing, Externalities.

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Friends of Merril Short Story Contest Now Open

The Alien Next Door

Charlotte Ashley just informed me that The Friends of the Merril Short Story Contest is now open for submissions. Calling all speculative short fiction writers! Here are the guidelines: From now until February 15th, 2015 our readers will consider speculative short fiction up to 6000 words for the top prize of $500, with two honourable mentions of $50 available as well. After that, the long-listed stories will be passed to our panel of judges , who choose between them the three winners.

"Relax," said the night man

Environmental Economics

Upon our late arrival and after about a half mile run (gate D5 to G10) we barely made the connection for the flight to Charlotte (as we boarded we had our seats changed to first class so I'm finding it hard to complain too much. Upon arrival in Charlotte our luggage did not arrive with us. The poor guy had to drive back to Charlotte after midnight. Craig Newmark: You kinda think they would have figured it out by now. But no, they haven't.

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I heart Ironman

Environmental Economics

All the default numbers in the tool above are taken from a  federally-funded transportation project  in North Carolina, which promised to spend $461 million to reduce the travel time of some 100,000 train commuters between Charlotte and Raleigh by 13 minutes a trip, which would bring their one-way transit time down to just under three hours.

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Getting Started With CBD Dosing

Green Prophet

At Charlotte’s Web, you can buy CBD oil , CBD isolate, CBD gummies, CBD capsules, and much more. For example, Charlotte’s Web’s least strong CBD oil is 7mg/ml, while its highest strength is 60mg/ml. With a good retailer like Charlotte’s Web, you’ll notice a few different things. One of the first questions that people ask when they’re first learning about CBD is, what is CBD ? This is an important thing to learn about as a beginner.

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Job-killing regulations?

Environmental Economics

17 and Charlotte No. "It has to be a mistake," says Derb Carter of the Southern Environmental Law Center, speaking of the latest Forbes rankings of the top 25 cities for business and careers. "Four  "Four are in job-killing, regulation-strangled North Carolina," he says, dripping with insincerity. He's right: Raleigh is No. 2, Durham No. 14, Asheville No.  "Hemp-ridden Asheville at No.

There is no such thing as a free lunch

Environmental Economics

Charlotte-based Duke plans to distribute about 150 of the pods to customers who buy or the Chevy Volt, Nissan Leaf and other electric cars soon to be released to the mass market. Or firms passing on all of the cost increase: State regulators on Tuesday gave Duke Energy the go-ahead to offer customers free home charging stations for plug-in electric cars.

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Dumb Ways to Shop…& Die {Video}

Elephant Journal

As reported in the New York Times, this lead-selling is in violation of the law, even years after the companies including Forever 21, Wet Seal and Charlotte Russe signed legal settlements with CEH that require them to stop selling these hazardous products.

New Poll, Rally Show WV, NC and Beyond are Fed Up With Coal Industry's Pollution

Sierra Club Compass

So on Tuesday, February 25, hundreds of people are expected to rally at Duke Energy''s headquarters in Charlotte as the Sierra Club, Appalachian Voices, the North Carolina Conservation Network, and Greenpeace will deliver more than 8,500 letters demanding that the utility clean up its coal ash. I''ll be in Charlotte at the Duke rally - if you''re in the area please join us !

Appstate budget cuts

Environmental Economics

I found the Appstate info (here is my take on the UNC-CH situation): East Carolina University , UNC Charlotte, Appalachian State University and Western Carolina University all will take cuts of 16 percent or more. Appalachian State said it would have to eliminate financial aid and loan staff at the same time that the number of students with financial need is increasing. via www2.journalnow.com.

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