Russian President Trolls Obama, Entire United States With Nyt Op-ed

“Artists dont follow memory; they have their own conception of it,” Takahashi explained in an interview with The Huffington Post. “[In ‘From Memory’] some artists made conceptual work, some drawings originated from their childhoods; some followed the shape of the U.S. as automatic drawings; some used nostalgia and ideas of the future.” Born in 1940, Takahashi was a studio assistant for Robert Rauschenberg and Lucio Fontana, as well as a chef at Gordon Matta-Clark’s restaurant Food. Having moved to the United States from Japan with limited language skills and a taste for America’s conceptual art making cadres, he used the simple outline of the U.S. as a point of departure for his own art project, beginning with his unique representation of the country. Hisachika Takahashi’s drawing for “From Memory, Draw a Map of the United States”, 1971-2, paper dimensions: 17 1/2 x 22 3/4 inches (44.5 x 57.8 cm), signed recto, the artist, Courtesy: Sean Kelly, New York “I thought the shape of the U.S. was beautiful, and I wanted to explore these artists ideas of history, fantasy and imagination,” he said. “I knew so many artists at that time. I just knocked on the doors of the ones I admired and everyone happily agreed to collaborate.” ” From Memory ,” which heads to Sean Kelly Gallery today, is the ultimate marriage of purely visual and conceptual art, demonstrating how personal knowledge can shape memory and aesthetic. Physical images converge with mental associations, as artists prove that the very concrete and iconic territory of the U.S. can be molded by a person’s unique experience.

22 Famous Artists Draw The United States From Memory


It could throw the entire system of international law and order out of balance. Hes really going for that knife-twist: It is alarming that military intervention in internal conflicts in foreign countries has become commonplace for the United States. Is it in Americas long-term interest? I doubt it. Millions around the world increasingly see America not as a model of democracy but as relying solely on brute force, cobbling coalitions together under the slogan youre either with us or against us. Oh, and heres the real key bit in which he baits the entire United States of America: My working and personal relationship with President Obama is marked by growing trust. I appreciate this. I carefully studied his address to the nation on Tuesday. And I would rather disagree with a case he made on American exceptionalism, stating that the United States policy is what makes America different. Its what makes us exceptional. It is extremely dangerous to encourage people to see themselves as exceptional, whatever the motivation. There are big countries and small countries, rich and poor, those with long democratic traditions and those still finding their way to democracy. Their policies differ, too. We are all different, but when we ask for the Lords blessings, we must not forget that God created us equal. Just let that wash over you, America. The president of the United States just willfully, almost gratefully, accepted the ( very sketchy ) lifeline offered to him by Americans number one geopolitical foe who fights every cause for the worlds worst actors (hahaha, Romney.

AnyGlove™ Approved for Use by United States Armed Forces

Finance Thu, Sep 12, 2013, 9:51 PM EDT – U.S. Markets closed AnyGlove Approved for Use by United States Armed Forces Product Selected to Make Existing Military Combat Gloves Touchscreen Compatible Press Release: AnyGlove 13 hours ago Related Content LAKE MARY, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– AnyGloves products were recently awarded approval by the United States Department of Defense – Special Operations Forces (SOF) as the best solution for retrofitting existing U.S. combat glove inventories to make them touchscreen compatible. The product was submitted as a solution to a Federal Business Opportunity and was selected after evaluation and testing of several different technologies. We are thrilled to have been selected and approved by SOF, states AnyGlove marketing director Isabelle Azadmanesh. We have developed a field proven solution to the vexing problem of making any type of glove, including the vast range of military gloves, touchscreen compatible. And AnyGlove cost effectively delivers this functionality throughout the entire usable life of the glove, something no other solution offers. AnyGlove was first released in December 2012. It has been successfully selling ever since, both online and in retail outlets worldwide. Many magazine articles, blogs and rave reviews have been posted about how well it works and how easy it is to use. The ability to render leather, fleece, knit, just about any type of glove, touchscreen compatible, is a boon to every mobile touchscreen device owner. AnyGloves sales have held strong all year long due to demand from delivery truck drivers, contractors, mountain bikers, motorcycle enthusiasts, and more. The AnyGlove for Leather formula dries very quickly in direct sunlight, states Aaron Baker, lead field tech for AnyGlove. This is significant as it enables a soldier to on the fly make any of their gloves touchscreen compatible. Being a U.S.

No one appointed the United States the world’s policeman: Sheldon Richman

Q: Several U.S. Congressmen have warned that any military action on Syria without the approval of the House will be illegal and unconstitutional. The U.S. has embarked on several such illegal and unconstitutional actions before. Why does the United States allow itself to attack sovereign nations unilaterally and without legal grounds? Is this a characteristic feature of the imperial power the United States is the pioneer thereof? A: For some time, American presidents have assumed the prerogative to launch or enter wars unilaterally and imperialistically. This has been done to achieve the geopolitical and economic objectives of a ruling elite. Congress, shirking its responsibility, has refused to stand in the way, but that is because most members of Congress share the ruling agenda. The results have been tragic for the foreign victims and for the American people. Q: The UN Security Council hasnt authorized a military strike against Syria.