This looks like a very unfortunate accident. Worker sorting clothes dies when gun goes off in thrift store – chicagotribune.com. A woman was fatally shot in the chest when a gun accidentally discharged while she and another worker sorted through donated clothing in a thrift store in the Brainerd neighborhood on the Far South Side,… Source: Doubtful News
Full Interview with Ms. Carmen Segovia, Director of Communication course in Critical Situations of the National Transplant Organization (ONT) who talks about preparing for communication by professionals in situations such as bereavement.
Following the Great Flood of 1993, an official report called for more research to find ways to prevent flood devastation, apparently unaware the problem had been mostly solved over a decade earlier. But the implementation of a national wetland restoration program has faced intractable political and economic obstacles. The Problem Given the current extensive snow cover across the United States, communities are bracing for worse than average floods. According to the National […]
In the past I’ve categorized Hipmunk as a really cool flight-finder that doesn’t actually work, as worse than Expedia, and as graphics without content. So, I thought it would be only fair to tell you that I bought a flight the other day using Hipmunk and it gave me the same flight as Expedia but […]The post Hipmunk worked appeared first on Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science.
I spent most of yesterday afternoon and late evening watching two very different films: The Book Thief, and Gravity. Here, then, are my impressions – be aware that there are spoilers, so, if you don’t want to know what happens, … Continue reading →