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The Philosophy of Being Prepared: What Improv Taught Me

When I was a kid, I belonged to an organization remarkably similar to the Boy Scouts (except for both genders and religiously based) in which you learn to “Be Prepared”. 611 more words

Opinion

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… my husband and I had NOT cleaned off our roofs yesterday, our gutters may have gotten torn off. This morning looking out my eating room door window, I saw our neighbor’s gutter torn off from the weight of the snow and ice. 203 more words

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Damage worse than thought in Japanese earthquake

TOKYO (AP) – The damage from an overnight earthquake in a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics proved more extensive than initially thought. 466 more words

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WHAT IMPLICATIONS DOES 2012 FLOOD DISASTER HAVE ON THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY?

AUTHORS’ NAMES: Nzeribe-George, G., Nwokoye, E. S., Uwajumogu, N. R. & Ezenekwe, U. R.
AFFILIATE INSTITUTIONS: Department of Economics Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka Anambra, Nigeria and Department of Economics, Renaissance University, Ugbawka, Enugu, Nigeria. 3,764 more words

The Nigerian Journal For Energy And Environmental Economics

Lives in Transition : Haiti

“The disaster ruins everything, all the while leaving everything intact.

…Remembrance of the disaster which could be the gentlest want of foresight.”

- Maurice Blanchot, 1,570 more words