Als Durant den Aktion ren von General Motors anbot eine GM Aktie gegen f nf von Chevrolet zu tauschen, gab es kaum jemand, der ablehnte! Verst ndlicherweise herrschte gro e Verwirrung als Durant pl tzlich in eine Vorstandssitzung von General Motors hineinplatzte und verk ndete: “Meine Herren, ab heute kontrolliere ich diese Firma!” Das ganze geschah an einem Septembertag in 1915. Am selben Abend, so sagt eine Anekdote, sa der sparsame Durant mit seiner Frau Catherin Durant in einem bescheidenen Kettenrestaurant zum Essen. Er sagte: “Ich habe General Motors heute zur ckgekauft!” Catherine antwortete darauf vorwurfsvoll: “Oh, Willie! Da h tten wir ja wenigsten im Plaza essen k nnen!”.
Chris Welch, a senior from Omaha, Neb., is studying broadcasting and political science at the University of Nebraska Lincoln. He recently completed an internship at NBC News in New York City and has also worked as an on air reporter at KTIV TV in Sioux City, Iowa. This fall, he is leading the revival of a local student chapter of the Radio and Television News Directors Association..
“The Cochran Cabin was originally located northeast of Poland in Jackson Township, Owen County. Government and were recorded as the first white settlers in northern Owen County. They built the cabin in 1825 26 and continued living there until their deaths in 1888 and 1889.
Today, lawsuits claiming compensation for asbestos related illnesses are a growth industry in the legal profession. An internet search of “mesothelioma lawyer” yields 1,910,000 results. The original manufacturers of asbestos products have long since been driven into Chapter 11 bankruptcy; plaintiffs have now turned to suing corporations with peripheral connections to asbestos products.
GPS receiver technology has developed by leaps and bounds over the last few years. GPS receivers were initially the size of a suitcase with the antenna the size of a kid’s blow up swimming pool. Over time, the system has been developed into a civilian friendly program, and GPS receiver technology has miniaturized as well.
She is a former winner of the Funny Women Awards and The London Awards for Art and Performance and a regular on comedy shows. She is known to daytime TV viewers as a regular panellist on Channel 5’s The Wright Stuff offering candid and humorous opinions. Paul Dunn from WCB comedy said: “Not only have we got Zoe topping the bill we have Matt Price opening the night, Tony Cowards on MC duties, Chris Walker in one middle spot and Jamie Gosling in the other.”Former X Factor star Ray Quinn arrives as part of his latest UK tour in support of his latest album Dare to Dream, which takes a new direction away from big band swing with more of a jazzy, soul funk sound and some original ballads focusing on his impressive vocal talents.