Category Archives: Travel

Tchaikovsky Flashwaltz at Hadassah Hospital!…

Tchaikovsky’s Waltz of the Flowers If you like Tchaikovsky you will really love this – just beautiful. Forty students from the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance took a classical approach to the flashmob as they flashwaltzed Tchaikovsky’s Waltz of the Flowers at the new Sarah Wetsman Davidson Hospital Tower in Jerusalem . Doctors, patients…

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A growing number of Americans doubt President Barack Obama’s ability to manage the nation, according to a CNN/ORC poll released on Monday that reflects the possible larger impact of his administration’s fumbled rollout of its healthcare law.

A growing number of Americans  doubt President Barack Obama’s ability to manage the nation,  according to a CNN/ORC poll released on Monday that reflects the  possible larger impact of his administration’s fumbled rollout  of its healthcare law. The poll also found that 53 percent of those polled said  Obama is…

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Army PR Strategist Colonel Lynette Arnhart Steps Down After Suggesting Attractive Women Not Be Used In Recruitment Posters and Ads!…

Army spokesman George Wright said Col. Lynnette Arnhart had agreed to step aside, and Gen. Robert Cone, commander of the Army’s Training and Doctrine Command at Fort Eustis, Va., had accepted the gender integration study’s leadership change “in order to protect the integrity of the ongoing work on gender integration…

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Eurocopter EC175 can reach 19,685 ft. in six minutes and 54 secs. and is rated best performing, cost efficient!…

“The EC175 confirmed it is the best-performing, most cost-effective and easiest to fly helicopter in its category,” said Laurent Vautherin, head of the EC175 program. “This is a tribute to the teams who have developed the aircraft, as well as the results of our close consultation with the global user…

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ASIAN WAR ZONE REPORT: U.S. Marines go on “walkabout” in Australia!…More will be sent to the Darwin area in 2014!…

At Mount Bundy an The Marines had walked 40 miles carrying 90 lb packs with no vehicles. The Australian government agreed to pay half of the budget fort the training due to their own budget cuts. In Afghanistan, U.S. personnel often patrol in heavily armored vehicles that provide some protection…

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Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses!…

Infectious Diseases and Gulf War Veterans VA presumes the following infectious diseases are related to military service in the Southwest Asia theater of operations during the first Gulf War starting August 2, 1990, through the conflict in Iraq and on or after September 19, 2001, in Afghanistan. Veterans must have the diseases…

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Gulf War Syndrome — the smokey death floating in the air over Kuwait back in 1990!…Read more about the killer dust in the Middle East right here on Blog.Jet Setting Magazine.com …

FOLLOW THE STORY HERE — — Editor/Publisher BLOG.JETSETTINGMAGAZINE.COM MIKE RUSSELL Blog.jetsettingmagazine.com quik-read news Home of wolfnetnetnews    

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China's hospital ship - The Peace Ark

Help is on the way: Typhoon Haiyan is Gone, but China sends relief team to Philippines!…While other nations criticize them for sending too little too late!…

China’s hospital ship The Peace Ark is on its way to offer help. Other nations have called China’s aid stingy. Chinese Red Cross workers, a medical team and a large hospital ship will be sent to assist the Philippines, China’s Foreign Ministry said. Typhoon Haiyan killed more than 4,000 people…

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UPDATE NEWS:HAS THE GULF WAR SYNDROME BEEN IGNORED!…

Veterans who served in the Persian Gulf War are provided with free, comprehensive medical examinations,  including laboratory and other diagnostic tests deemed by an  examining physician necessary to determine health status. Results of the examinations, which include review of the veteran?s military  service and exposure history, are entered into special,…

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MAIL STUFF — USPS Reveals New Fees For 2014; Reaches Sunday Delivery Deal!…

United States Postal Service (USPS) has announced that it intends to raise prices on its products by an average of 2.4% in 2014. The new price structure, if approved as expected, would take effect on January 26. In addition to revealing the price increase, the postal service said it also…

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EU urges Ukraine’s parliment to pardon and free former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko from prison, in order for deal to be made!…

Ukraine’s parliament failed on Wednesday to agree on a draft law allowing jailed opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko to go to Germany for medical treatment, clouding prospects for signing … The envoys, former Polish President Aleksander Kwasniewski and Irish politician Pat Cox, will return to Kiev for a session of parliament…

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EPA proposes smaller requirements for biofuel use!…

Some farm organizations are still disturbed about this news from the EPA about corn-ethanol producers and supporters of biodiesel, but it mollified oil companies, which have long argued that if the content of ethanol in motor fuel exceeded 10 percent — known as the blend wall — it might damage cars,…

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ASIAN WAR NEWS: China accused the Philippines of attempting to “illegally” occupy and seize territories in the South China Sea on Friday and rejected calls for international mediation!…

The dispute, over the Spratly islands and other interests in the South China   Sea, is one of a number of increasingly acrimonious maritime struggles   playing out in the region with Beijing pitted against the Philippines,  Vietnam, Brunei, Malaysia and Taiwan. China has been at loggerheads with its Asian neighbours for…

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China’s coastguard goes nose to nose with Japanese ships near disputed islands of Senkaku!…

The State Oceanic Administration that oversees the service says four of its ships “sternly declared” China’s sovereignty over the islands called Senkaku by Japan and Diaoyu by China, and demanded they leave the area. The uninhabited archipelago is controlled by Tokyo but also claimed by Beijing. Those vessels are being…

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BIG STARS IN MY PAST!…FAMED COMPOSER – MICHEL LEGRAND!…

  Following a concert in Costa Mesa, Orange County, CA where famed film composer MICHEL LEGRAND was guest conductor for the PACIFIC SYMPHONY, I went backstage to meet him. Michel was quite friendly.  I asked him how he was able to composer so many famous film themes that won him so many awards….. Legrand looked me…

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