Part of the research into Titian Mistress involved having it X rayed at the Hamilton Kerr Institute in Cambridge. Analysis revealed the ghostly form of another, earlier composition, featuring a semi clothed woman lifting an arm to pluck her veil. This suggests that, having laid down the foundations for a different subject, the artist abandoned it, turned the canvas clockwise and began a new idea something art historians believe that Titian often did.
Following the ruling by a federal district judge that Alabama’s ban on same sex marriage violated the Equal Protection and Due Processes Clauses of the 14th Amendment, Moore took public action not as a private citizen, but as Alabama’s leading judge. On Supreme Court of Alabama letterhead, Moore sent a letter to Alabama Governor Robert Bentley on January 27th and instructed him that marriage is beyond the reach of the Constitution of the United States, advising the governor to ignore federal courts and their so called “judicial tyranny.” He followed his letter to the governor by telling the press that a confrontation was imminent if the federal court’s order was enforced. In one swift stroke, Moore violated judicial canon and flagrantly ignored the duties of his office..
The Post which first reported in the summer of 2016 that Russia had hacked the Democratic National Committee also conducted an unflinching autopsy in 2017 of the Obama administration’s faltering response to the Russian interference as the Kremlin campaign unfolded. In a 7,000 word piece, drawing on months of reporting and interviews with three dozen officials, readers were taken deep inside the government’s decision making in response to Moscow’s operation. A parallel investigation of the Trump administration demonstrated how toxic the subject of Russia’s role in 2016 had become inside the White House and exposed the unaddressed vulnerabilities the country may face in 2018 and 2020..
Best Way to Keep Warm: “Don’t change clothes. Despite the temptation after a long, cold paddle, it’s best to stay in your paddling gear while your tent is set up, camp is made, etc. That way you are left with one wet set of clothing and another that remains perfectly dry until you get into your tent and change.
Frank had become a banker and businessman, and it was not long after that he met and married another pioneer, Miss. Ivy Julia Cromartie. Ivy was the area’s first school teacher, and it was not long before her influence was felt in the small community.