It’s depicted in a movie called “The Soloist”. The majority are from a home for people with mental health issues, but there is no more money for the home. But we have to ask, why is there no more money for these homes? There needs to be more compassion.This week on Homerun we are talking about bullying because it is Bullying Awareness Week.
I think earlier comments suggesting hypocrisy in the BBC’s langusge miss the point. Yes they may have used the word “kidnapped” when reporting events Sierra Leone 6 years ago but they have learnt since. More importantly, in the current situation there is far more globabl interest in the story and it is more significant if one side is misreported.
The online retail giant revealed last week that pre orders for the Scotswoman’s much anticipated album I Dreamed a Dream have set a record in the web store’s 14 year history. Singer Norah Jones’s 2007 album Not Too Late, and British group Take That’s 2008 release Never Forget: The Ultimate Collection. And Tuesday in North America.Its eclectic material ranges from the title song to traditional hymns to covers of pop songs such as Wild Horses by the Rolling Stones.Boyle shot to international stardom after the show’s producers posted online the video of her jaw dropping first performance.Though she ultimately lost in the finale, she signed a record deal with Britain’s Got Talent and American Idol judge Simon Cowell.What do you think of Susan Boyle’s success? Will you buy her album, I Dreamed a Dream?Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports.
But it is only mandatory by law for government used products to be accessible, so most people won bother.I once worked for a large software company who supplied products to many government entities. I wasn a QA person, but I decided to give jaws a shot and found that the product was completely unusable. I tried a few other tools and each one was broken.
I remember the movie Monster, with Charlize Theron (who only wins awards when she uglifies herself, although she always a great actress. I think it hard to be taken seriously when you that beautiful, but there the Catch 22 of Hollywood for women to get a foot in the door, unless they comedians a recent trend they have to be beautiful; to get taken seriously they then have to go to great lengths to downplay that beauty). I liked that the movie showed that she was raped and traumatized by her first john and obviously snapped.