0805J2500122MDR♩Yellen said the U.S. economy was strong, and prognostications of its demise were misguided — a comment likely directed at Xi and other Chinese officials, who regularly talk about the decline of the West.▐2220J2K00820GCR☃Kishida will be the first Japanese leader to visit South Korea since former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the Pyeongchang Olympics in February 2018. The two leaders are expected to focus on their cooperation and responses to North Korea's nuclear and missile development.❐
▦Their history traces back long before credit cards: to retailers in the 1800s, then rampant lending discrimination that remained legal until the 1970s, to becoming a widespread (if criticized) measure of financial responsibility by the 1990s. It wasn't until about 20 years ago that people were able to see their own scores — and soon, getting a good score became such a priority that buying on credit began to feel like it serves a higher purpose.✏
2220J0500185MDR◎Joseph Dituri, a 55-year-old professor at the University of South Florida, broke the world record for longest time living underwater — and he plans to stay put for an extra three weeks.▕1808J0160334JDR◩Unless the new ban is blocked, South Carolina abortion advocates will soon start sending patients to Maryland and D.C., said Ashlyn Preaux, executive director of Columbia, S.C.-based Palmetto State Abortion Fund, which assists those seeking abortions with the cost of the procedures and travel.∴
❁KYIV, Ukraine — When Christopher James Campbell dropped out of school, sold his belongings and moved to Ukraine in the spring of 2022, his loved ones weren't sure why.✉
█"This is now."↦
Halica Bliss Out v.11...
A Real Disappointment
A thorn in the side of literature.
All of mine have not lasted long.