Unfortunately, the Parthenon is showing its age, having been blown up in 1687 while being used as an ammunition dump by the Ottoman Turks; it’s also been picked over by souvenir hunters for centuries. Interestingly, this marvelous building contains few if any straight lines or right angles, as it was built for beauty rather than exactitude. In 1806, the British, captivating by such beauty, carted off much of the temple’s statuary, since being called the Elgin Marbles.
And something I’m very proud of, African American unemployment stands at the lowest rate ever recorded, and Hispanic American unemployment has also reached the lowest levels in historySmall business confidence is at an all time high. The stock market has smashed one record after another, gaining $8trillion and more in value in just this short period of time. That is great news for Americans’ 401(k), retirement, pension, and college savings accounts have gone through the roofAnd just as I promised the American people from this podium 11 months ago, we enacted the biggest tax cuts and reforms in American historyOur massive tax cuts provide tremendous relief for the middle class and small businessesTo lower tax rates for hard working Americans, we nearly doubled the standard deduction for everyone.
Here the scenario: You head into the quickie lube garage and drop $30 or so for an oil change. As you drive away, you notice a sticker in the upper corner of your windshield telling you when you be due for another oil change the classic months of 3,000 miles. Unless you want to waste money (and use more oil than is necessary, which is bad for the environment), don trust the sticker..
Lance Armstrong promised to get on his life after he was stripped of his Tour de France titles. Anti Doping Agency said was “the most sophisticated, professionalized and successful doping program that sport has ever seen,” he gave no indication of it Wednesday night. While the controversy over whether he was guilty of doping as he became a champion cyclist swirled around him, Armstrong tweeted that he was relaxing with his family and thinking about his Livestrong Foundation and listening to some Elliott Smith..
France and his wife live in Manhattan, according to a 2016 Hamptons Sheet story, but spend time in the Hamptons when their schedule allows. France and son of longtime CEO Bill France Jr., Brian France has been at the helm of NASCAR’s stock car circuit since 2003, during which its fortunes have risen and then fallen. France denied the allegations when asked about them in 2013 by ESPN’s Ed Hinton..