With just a little more than a week until Christmas, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the pressure to buy, buy, buy. A good way to score cool stuff, and get gift giving back to its fun and friendly roots, is to seek out Alaska products and services. It supports the local economy and often feels more like a neighborly swap than a grubby commercial purchase..
It seems to me that making oneself the center of attention is the basic feminine disposition and making one’s products the center the basic masculine one. These attentional dispositions can take many different forms and articulate and include each other in innumerable ways. The self centering of the first mode can take forms ranging from frivolous, borderline hysterical narcissism to self sacrificing martyrdom.
Since growing up, however, I have found snow to be inconvenient and ice to be dangerous, as I’ve had jobs where I had to show up regardless of how bad the weather was. I became really burned out with winter after the horrible ice storm of 2009. And I’m cold.
Martindale, brought up by a mother, who happened to be a housewife, says she always thought she do anything. Never thought I wasn equal, she says, my mother taught me that. Remembers being enamoured by Steinem and Shirley Chisholm the first black candidate for a major party nomination for president after moving to New York in the early 1970s, but Martindale says she wasn actively involved in the women movement (she does remember once speaking to Gloria Steinem at the counter of famous Manhattan department store, Saks Fifth Avenue)..
Love model trains? Visit the Freight Station Museum through Jan. 11 at 3 W. Allen St. I say “if and when” because I think people need to reconcile with the possibility that the plane might never be found. I know that sounds absurd to many people in this day and age, where fast and easy answers are taken for granted, but it might happen. I don’t expect that to happen, but it could.
“The reward of movie tickets with a Snap3 promotion provides an attractive and relevant incentive to influence consumers’ purchasing decisions at the point of sale,” said Robert Craig, CEO of 3 Tier Logic. “Using Snap3 consumer packaged goods companies are able to digitize promotions that were traditionally done with mail and paper coupons, while collecting real time information about where, when and who purchased their products. It enables Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) companies and consumer brands to engage shoppers through their mobile device and influence their purchasing decisions.