Today (Thursday), City Council’s in a similarly unique position with only one meeting to go until summer break, we’ll have a mob scene closing several storylines but unlike David Chase’s creation, they’ll launch a few new ones to keep council watchers guessing over the hiatus. Most prominently featured is Item 8, making Las Manitas an offer it can’t refuse (apologies for mixing mob metaphors): a $750,000 relocation loan, out of the recently created Business Retention and Enhancement Fund. Under siege from talk radio ditto heads and e trolls, the loan’s most controversial aspect being forgivable after five years of payments may be revisited on the dais.
This doesn’t mean you have to skip your morning OJ, though. Just make sure to brush afterward. Ideally you should wait 30 minutes after eating or drinking. Atif doesn’t have a PR company so as always, we set up a time for the interview. Still as forthcoming, as I ask him question after question, Atif is the middle class boy who went from singing in college to the mighty hit ‘Aadat’ to knocking on doors for a way in until he signed an Indian film as playback singer and it catapulted him to stardom that no one else in contemporary music dreamt of, not even Atif himself. He’s living the dream.
Jimmy Nugent, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, is the bareback event director for the National Senior Pro Rodeo Association. He made his comeback in 2014 at age 49, but it was more of a “live like you’re dying” influence. According to a recent article in Rodeo News, Nugent received a kidney transplant from his twin brother in 2011.
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If some of this sounds familiar, it not just because Workplace is the only one that is also targeting the same users. Dynamic Signal and Zinc (formerly Cotap) are two other startups that are also trying to provide better messaging based communications to more than just white collar knowledge workers. Crew will have its work cut out for it, but there is a lot of room for now for multiple players..