We have bases in Guam, Japan, it not like our nukes can still hit wherever we want, it isn that big a deal. China entire program for supporting NK was because they didn want a US military presence on the border. Then NK goes crazy and rubs the world the wrong way with their nuke testing, China is trying to avoid a nuclear war (plus fallout floating into China from all these tests).
Voting rights will be capped at 31 percent.Analysts said that Essilor shareholders are getting a good deal because the share exchange ratio implies a 5 percent discount to Luxottica closing price on Friday, which was down 27 percent from its 2015 peak.Delfin will contribute its 62 percent stake in Luxottica at a ratio of 1 share in the Italian group for every 0.461 Essilor shares. The French lens maker will launch a mandatory exchange offer on all remaining Luxottica shares at the same ratio, with the aim of delisting Luxottica shares.TWIN BOSSES The merged EssilorLuxottica will have 140,000 staff and will be headquartered and listed in Paris. It will also have a complex governance structure, with Del Vecchio and Essilor Chairman and CEO Hubert Sagnieres effectively sharing the driving seat, while the 16 strong board will have an even split of Essilor and Luxottica executives.A source close to the deal said no arrangements had been made at this stage for when Del Vecchio will retire.Del Vecchio, who returned to the helm of Luxottica two years ago after taking a back seat for the previous 10 years, will be CEO and executive chairman of the merged group.
We admire the best dystopian novels because they’re written well and depict people we can relate to. We’re fascinated by the terrible things these characters face, and by how some react bravely and some react cowardly or with resignation. We, as readers, rubberneck to see the misery; we can’t avert our eyes even as we’re enraged by what despots and other vicious officials are doing to citizens.
The basic frame was Northern European/Germanic food basically the places where the first 20 million or so immigrants came from. The first major jolt to that happens between 1880 and 1920, where you have Italians and Eastern European Jews beginning to break that mold. In breaking that mold, they gave us what Americans would come to see as the first “ethnic” foods.
“It used to bug me. It really used to bother me because Hendrix is great, like once again, paved the way. I wouldn’t be here if it weren’t for that guy,” Clark said. The crazy lighting when I shot the second photo led me to trying all kinds of different settings trying to get them to come out. It was weirdly sunny yet dark because of the fog. I kind of like the graininess as well, even though it was just a side effect of messing around..