Women's Bodies Are Where We Start Real Change

Women's Bodies seem to be getting a major hit from media coverage these days. The latest I've heard is there are blogs that promote how cool it is to be anorexic. The promotion of an obsession with Hollywood star's diminishing bodies as a form of worship or adulation for fans who want to emulate those bodies. Some of the statements from the participants say they are going to die, they prefer to die skinny. Another frightening link between the affect of the media and advertising on anorexia is that in Fij, where women and girls have been naturally bigger for millenia, there was no anorexia until they introduced advertising!

Hmmm …

There's not a lot of press out there that supports how women WANT to live. Is it my imagination or even since Oprah left the daily television screen There has been an outcry for women to find ways to enjoy women who just love being women, no matter what their size? Oprah's departure has led me to think that many of us now need to step up and claim the pride in ourselves that she inserted on; while in the same breath expressing her exasperation and pain with being a woman in her body and unable to conquer binge eating habits or those emotional ups and downs.

For me, Oprah was the queen of championing that the ups and downs of being a woman are perfectly powerful, perfectly normal and part of everyday life.

The concept of "perfect" was skillfully destroyed by Oprah at one and the same time greater than life success and vulnerability.

Women do NOT have to be perfect to be powerful.

But women need to accept the power of the imperfection of their body.

Women 's Bodies are CONSTANTLY changing through our lives.

Daily – we face the order of having to see new variations in our bodies, thoughts, feelings, and we have pressures to maintain a certain grooming level to keep up appearances. Physically, our body changes depending on our cycle, our mood, the argument we had last night, the worry we have for our kids, the joy of having a new flirtation or a great conversation with a friend. Women's bodies are somehow the most fluctuating thing on the planet! Just smelling a flower can make a woman change!


Sure – biologically we have to adapt to crazy wild painful things like giving birth! And hormonal driven changes like lactating, ovulating and bleeding … or not bleeding.

Fine – these are some biological reasons why women's bodies fluctuate so much.

But sure – there is something we are underestimating in the POWER of women to change with the demands of nature and time and so many different influences in their life.

Women's bodies are the place where we SURRENDER to change. When you get – really get – that change is a part of you, change is a DAILY part of your life – that CHANGE can happen in a moment – then you get the power that comes from women's bodies.

We are not in control of our bodies, our bodies by their very design are designed to change. And your body is designed to teach the power of change, growth, different experiences, different emotions, strength and vulnerability, thin and fat, happy and sad, angry and peaceful.

WOW – we need MORE women to come out and just breathe – let their belly hang out and say – it's OK to be a woman and not be perfect.

The media will forever tell women their body should look this way or that way – that's the nature of the advertising beast. Advertising feeds on our weaknesses.

So how do WOMEN – turn their weakness into a strength?

The modern woman spends so much time worrying about wrinkles and getting rid of belly fat that we've forgotten the whole point of being a woman. "Aging" starts from the moment you are an embryo. Think about this: AT ANY MOMENT YOU ARE AGING.

Women's Bodies can embrace that CHANGE, IMPERFECTION and BEING REAL are just as POWERFUL as any media, advertising or anyone else is going to tell you.

Face it – you were born with a body to experience change. So … ENJOY IT! And notice – how do you respond to change in your body?

Ask yourself: Can you accept that even if you are not perfect – you are fine just the way you are?

And more pointly ask your BODY: HOW CAN YOU ENJOY YOUR BODY, even if it is not perfect? What can you do for your body to be your friend? What does your body really want to do?

Just try asking this to yourself and see what answer comes to mind. YOUR BODY is waiting for you to listen to it and treat it as your friend.

There's a lot of people out there trying to make your body your enemy do not let them .

Source by Angela Ambrosia

Prediction of World Cup Winners 2010

What does the economy predict has to do with the qualification of the World Cup winner? Much if you listen to the Swiss bank UBS. In the 2006 World Cup, economists and analysts at Wealth Management Research at UBS used a statistical model that enabled them to predict market trends and investment decisions and applied it to the prediction of the World Cup winner.

They have rightly predicted Italy will be the champion. They also managed to get six out of eight quarterfinalists. Their success also includes the correct prediction of three of the four semifinalists. The UBS model is a purely quantitative analysis, and the criteria used are past results, home & team benefits & quot; strength. Now we'll talk about the model: For the past performance so far seven states have won the championship. (Brazil five times, Italy four times, Germany three times, Argentina and Uruguay twice, France and England one by one). So, according to UBS, if you choose one of these seven teams, it seems to be a safe bet.

As far as the domestic advantage is concerned, one third of the world cups has been won by the host country. Now: [GMT] Time is a gentle winter in South Africa and it seems that the host country can not have the climate advantage. This is similar to African people in the final.

# Some matches will be played at events at high altitude. This is a clear advantage for the host and teams of South America like Brazil.

# At each tournament there is speculative judges favoring the home team. Will there be a lot of controversial calls that help the host?

# This is the World Championship in Africa, many wonder if some African country will cross the group for the first time in the quarterfinals for the first time. In each tournament, there will always be a team that will be a surprise package. Will this team come from Africa? [#19659002] # And finally, there is this syndrome "outside Europe". So far, every World Cup has won either a European team or a South American side. No European team won out of the comfort of its own continent. Now in South Africa, many experts believe that South American teams will have the so-called " Field advantage.

As for team strength UBS took FIFA ranking and bookmakers into account & # 39; outlook.

So, which UBS team took over as WC WC Champion 2010? Brazil.

Well, your deal is just as good as the team will win. My trusted crystal ball says it's Spain.

In every World Cup, betting wise, this is a real challenge. The tournament is held every four years and the qualification ends months before the ball hits the first match of the finals. During that time, a lot can change in the soccer world.

World Cup means a patriotic grid that comes into play. We all have passionate feelings for a particular team or a specific player who will determine our decision.

In the final there are 32 teams and technically there are 32 potential winners. It is interesting to note some of the features of these teams:

* Some teams have a good strike section with firearms but is missing everywhere.

* Some teams have great talent, but they have ludicrous coaches. Some are perceived as perennial shortcomings such as Spain and England, which are dimmed on the big stage.

* Some tournament teams like Germany and Italy may be underrated in the finals, but they can break the results. So this is according to past performances.

* Experts were expecting Spain to win the last two World Cups – but they never had. England will win it every time in English – but never.

And there are some interesting statistics:

# There is no team that has been successfully defending the toilet for a long time. Would Italy win 2006 be an exception? But Italy has an old team and may not be expected to last until the end. It's easier to get to the top, but it's much harder to stay there!

# Only one in the last 21 group games has WC-host lost, so would South Africa be a surprise package? Why Spain Won [1] With one loss in the last 46 games, Spain has come to South Africa as one of the best teams. They are favorites to raise the World Cup on July 11th. They are ahead of Brazil in the eyes of bookmakers and pundits. Spain (1st place) in Group H against Chile (17th), Switzerland (18th) and Honduras (38th).

In the past, media have called it "multi-year-old subordinates" in the past. But their fans' faith could be justified this time after they have completely turned their corner after winning the Euro 2008. They were building on this success and afterwards they won all their WC WC qualification games for 2010, the first team to achieve such a record, Talents

Spain is a team of polished jewels. They are praised by Italian Fernando Torres and David Villa in front, Xavi and Andres Iniesta, Xabi Alonso and Cesc Fabregas in the middle, Carles Puyol and Gerrard Pique on the back, and Iker Casillas on goal. The European champion who looks seemingly frightening piles.

They are complex with elite players in Europe like Barcelona and Real Madrid. The team is so deep that even the impressive Arsenal Captain Fabregas, who many consider to be one of the best middleweight players around, has to warm up the bench as a substitute.

A well-balanced team is needed to achieve consistency for such a high-level tournament. Look at Argentina. The hope of the whole nation lies on the shoulders of the young Messiah. But Messi does not work for his country as it does for Barcelona because he does not have a midfield tennis player like Xavi and Iniesta behind him to pull the wires. And I leave the manager of Argentina myself.

The Spanish team is significantly unchanged from the Euro 2008 team. Joint gaming for years can only encourage a better understanding of the field. Today, Spain is pouring peace and confidence. The web of crown crowns makes you such things. Injury

Of course, injury is a concern, but that is the same for every team. Torres and Fabregas have failed to play the end of the league due to injury. To look at the bright side, it could actually be a blessing in disguise because they are completely resting on the World Cup.

Spain has a deep team with relatively capable substitutions. There are not one or two men like the Coast Guard relying on Drogba. If injuries are inflicted on players, any team will suffer as Rooney for England, Lucio and Kaka for Brazil, Messi for Argentina, Sneijder for the Netherlands, etc. Serious injuries are disasters for each team.


To be ranked number 1 and as hot favorites, expectations are high. Will Spain break under pressure?

Much was made of their 2-0 defeat in the US Confederation semifinal in June last year. Without losing, they finished their 35 points. Some said that Spain caught the pressure in that match because they wanted to break the Brazilian 35 games without loss. To many, it is considered a great weakness to get down to pressure.

Many teams missed the game so they should win. The most important thing is to learn a lesson from loss. I believe that the Spanish really learned a valuable lesson. They have not lost since then. Psychologists often emphasize that half the battle wins in the head. Mental Strength

Unfortunately, Spain has an unwanted sign of a multi-year choker on the big stage. In the past, when it goes hard, they disappeared. But now all players have promised to know they are their greatest enemy and have developed greater self-confidence.

There is a great threat of complacency when faced with the characters of Honduras, Chile and Switzerland. I am convinced that with an experienced coach in del Bosque players will know without exception that the second round is not formal. Security and over-trust are divided by a very fine line. The last thing you will think is that they have already won the match even before the ball is hit. Some have said that the way to win Spain follows the Jose Mourinho tactic, which Inter Milan managed where almost all failed to hit Barcelona from the European Union. The Champions League. The tactic is that the defense players are deep in their own half, absorbing them by pushing them and switching to a quick counterattack to achieve the result. Well, I'm not sure there could be another "Special".

If Spain holds its head, it will win the 2010 World Cup. If not, it simply helps.

Source by Stanley O

Terrorism – a threat to global peace


Today no one seems to have been saved in the world. Terrorism, the ugly development that has forced world leaders, as well as public people to spend millions of dollars in strengthening their security, has become a global threat. In the midst of this apparently strict security and threat, thousands of innocent souls have lost their lives to destruction called terrorism. Statistically, it has been shown that no country in the world is exceptional for terrorist attacks. Pius Odiaka wrists in the light a dangerous world of fear after a series of bomb attacks in some countries. Since January 29, 2005, the Guardian newspaper magazine "The Parties of the World" has no terrorist blood, from Kenya, Algeria, Egypt to Africa to many countries in the Middle East and the Gulf, Indonesia, the Philippines, Pakistan and India throughout Asia, Washington and New York in America, Spain and now in London in Europe, many innocent souls are naughty of existence. "

The paper will present how terrorism is a threat to Global Peace, Navest will be the category of terrorist acts, and will examine the causes and implications of terrorism in human progress, especially in the area of ​​peace building and preservation. United Nations Global Counterterrorism Strategy – Concludes by confirming that global peace can only be achieved if world leaders and followers condemn terrorism in all its forms and consequences and act unconditionally and fairly in its search for continuous solutions to peace, the most serious threat to global peace


In human history, terrorism is widely recognized as the world's most famous enemy of mankind.What history itself will admit is that terrorism is destruction with far-reaching and destructive effects, it is the worst crime against humanity, and its remains transformed neighbors in enemies and doing or that our societies and the whole world are not safe for life. Goals and applications are global and uncompromising. Neither terrorism nor perpetrators are new. Although it has been used since the beginning of the recorded time, history itself can not with precision keep the number of lives and features lost from terrorism.

No doubt, terrorism with its destructive power has transformed the world we live in. Now we live in a world marked by the rise in violence and conflict. This in turn has led to growing distrust, fear, division and represents a significant new threat to international justice, peace and security. This ugly development, which Amnesty International in the 2004 report viewed as a lasting crime in humanity.
This report and others provide a valid point on how terrorism or terrorist acts make the world insecure and endanger global peace. The Historical Background of Terrorism

It is important to remember that the forms of society and the government in the past differ from what they are today when they describe the history of terrorism and the use of terrorism over time. Until 1648 (the Treaty of Westphalia), nothing was like modern national states. A newer monopoly of state on war or interstate violence. The absence of a central authority cave many more players to participate in the game of warfare. However, this did not make terror a method of influence on political change. Unlike modern times, where only peoples go to war, the participation of players such as religious leaders, mercenaries, trading companies, national armies and many others is considered legitimate and normal.

Terrorist acts or threats to such action have existed for millennia already. So, in telling the history of terrorism, it is important to talk about different types of terrorism and terrorist individuals and groups. Below is a summary of the history of terrorism.

Polish scientists see the radical Sicariy's underlying Jewish zealots as one of the oldest survivors of contemporary terrorism. Like modern terrorists, they intended to propose a message to a wider targeted audience: in this case, Roman Empire officials and all pro-Roman and collaborators. [25] And Hashshash (also Hashishin, Hashshiyyin or Assassins) were the branch of Isma or the sect of a Shiite Muslim. After quarreling about the success of leadership in the ruling Fatimid Dynasty in Cairo in about 1090, the lost Nizariyya faction was taken out of Egypt. In today's Iran, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon, they have established a number of established settlements under the charismatic leader Hasan I Sabbom. He recalled himself as the unbeliever of the dominant Sunni Sunni sect in the Muslim world; they have sent suicide killers to remove the prominent Sunni leaders who they considered "abusive usurpers". The Sect decimated from the Mongol invasion, their last strikes dropped from Hule Kana in 1272. Many scientists believe that the term Hashshashin, the name given to them by their enemy, was derived from the Arabic hashish user, which they allegedly consumed before their attacks, but this etymology is disputed. The sects are called al-da-wa-al-jadida, meaning new doctrines, and they were known within the organization as Fedayeen. 1605. A group of conspirators, led by Guy Fawkes, tried to destroy the English Parliament on State Opening, adding a large amount of gunpowder that was secretly placed on Beneth The construction was supposed to kill King James1 and members of both houses of parliament.In resulting anarchy, conspirators planned to spend a coup d'etat and restore the Catholic faith in England, but the plan was released and then swung. Eighteen Hundred Years of Freedom

Free were underground g a hole against British rule in the colonies, which has committed several attacks, most notably the Boston Tea Party. No one was killed or seriously injured by any actions taken. 2. Terror (1793-1794) The Kingdom of Terrorism (September 5, 1793 – July 28, 1794) or simply Terror (French: la Terreur) was around eleven months during the French Revolution, fighting between rival factions are to the mutual radicalization that has occupied the violent character of guillotine mass executions. Victims of terrorist rule amounted to about 40,000. Among the men who denounced the revolutionary tribunals, about 8 percent were aristocrats, 6 percent of the clerks 14 percent middle class, and 70 percent workers or peasants accused of collecting, avoiding draft, desertion, rebellion and other alleged crimes. Nineteenth-century Anarchists were the most fertile terrorists of the 19th century, with terrorist tendencies of nationalism and political movements of communism or fascism at that age. The revealed attacks by various anarchist groups have led to the assassination of Russian caravans and US presidents, but they had little realistic political impacts. In Russia, by the middle of the 19th century, intelligence complained of impatience with the slow reforms of the empire, which slowed down consideration after attempted murder of Alexander II. Russia. The radicals then bought to transform peasant dissatisfaction into an open revolution. Anarchists like Michael Bakunin believe progress is impossible without destruction. With the development of sufficiently robust, stable and accessible explosives, the gap was closed between the fiery state power and the resources available to dissidents. The main group responsible for the emerging campaign of terror – People's Will (People of the Will) (1878-81) – used the word "terrorism proudly." They believed in the targeted killing of "the leader of oppression," were convinced that the development of the era technology, bombing and bullets, allowed them to directly and discriminate. "The human will," which has only 30 members, has tried several attempts at Tsu's assassination, the peak in the assassination of Emperor Alexandra II on March 13, 1881, killing a car while traveling by train.

3. Irish Republican Fraternity

In 1867, the Irish Republican Fraternity, a revolutionary nationalist group with the support of Irish Americans, was carrying out attacks in England – these were the first acts of "Republican terrorism," which became a recurring feature of British history, and the Phoenicians were the forerunners of the Irish Republican Army, and the ideology of the group was Irish nationalism

4. National Terrorism

The Phoenicians / IRA and IMRO might be the prototype of all nationalistic terrorism and equally illustrate (controversial) statement that "a man's terrorist is another man" is a Fighter for Freedom. "At least one of these groups achieved their goal: there was an independent Ireland, so independent Macedonia, but the original IMRO probably contributed little to this opportunity, some groups complained of using dynamite as well as Catalan nationalists such as La Reixa and Bandera Negre

5. John Brown

John Brown was an abolitionist who fought for an armed opposition to slavery, he has committed several terrorist attacks and was involved in illegal smuggling of slaves.The most famous of his attacks was an armed Harpers Ferry, although the local forces will soon take over the city and Brown, trying to execute it for bribery, and his death would be tortured for the abolitionist cause, one of the origins of the American Civil War, and the hero of the Union's forces that succeeded in it

6. Ku Klux Clan (1865)

The original Ku Klux Klan (KKK) was created after the end of the US Civil War on December 24, 1865 by six well-educated middle class defenders if Confederate veteran Pulaski, Tennessee. It soon spread to almost every southern state of the United States. The clan fought for what is generally considered to be miserable by supremacy, anti-Semitism, racism, anti-Catholicism, homophobia, and nativism. They were often used by terrorism, violence, and acts of intimidation, such as crosses, to oppress African Americas and other groups. Name & quot; Ku Klux Klan & # 39; they have used many different unrelated groups, but they all seem to focus on the faith of white supremacy. Since its creation to date, the number of members and influences has greatly varied. However, there is little doubt that, especially in the southern United States, it occasionally had many political impacts and created great fear among African Americans and their supporters. At one point, the KKK was overseen by the governments of Tennessee, Indiana, Oklahoma and Oregon, in addition to some of the South American legal bodies.

Twentieth Century

The Suffragette, the Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand (1914), KKK (1915), Irgun (1936-1948), World War II, Nationalism and End of Empire, Cold War Processes, IRA, ETA, Aum Shinrikyo 1993), Umkhonto we Sizwe (South Africa 1961-1990), PLO (1964-1988), Colombian Terrorist Group, Massachuset in Munich (1972) Sarin's gas attack on Tokyo the subway (1995) and the bombing of Oklahoma City (1995) are the types of terrorism and individual terrorists and groups that operated in the twentieth century. Twenty-first century

The famous attack on September 11 (2002) and the siege of Beslan's school are the recent terrorist attacks of the twenty-first century.

Terrorism: Concept Definition

As has been said, terrorism was founded as a world phenomenon before 1648. But then it becomes necessary to investigate the true meaning of the term. Although the definition of definition is dominated by a series of controversies, the etymological concept emerges from the Latin "terrere", meaning "frighten" the French word terrorism, which is often associated with the territory of the land, the reign of the terror of the revolutionary government in France from 1793 to 1794 . years. The public security committee that has conducted the "Terror" policy is called "terrorists". The English word "terrorism" was first recorded in English in 1798, meaning "systematic use of terror as a policy". The Oxford English Dictionary still captures the definition of terrorism as "the government because of the intimidation that the ruling party in France carried out between 1789 and 1774. It is a controversial question that voluntary terrorism has become the heir of that anarchy and communism is a comprehensive indictment mark, media and politicians are exploited The difficulty in constructing a definition that removes any just cause of terrorism is that history provides too many benefits to organizations and their leaders who are labeled as terrorists but who have ever developed into a reactionary government. This is particularly true of national liberation movements that they are fighting against colonial or oppressive regimes, often as the last resort to violence in their countries.Jomo Kenyatta from Kenya spent years of his life watching the British government before he was involved in the rebellion of Mao Mau Mandela, a hero on his continent and beyond, he was still convicted as a "terrorist" as he co-operated with this r

Before making a valid point, it is important to say that this text wants to consider further statements and criticisms on this issue and acknowledge that there are other valid arguments about these controversial issues. However, they are not in the concessions of this work. By coming to a universally accepted definition of terrorism that narrows down to a specific method of enforcing violence instead of "all its forms and manifestations", or allowing terrorist acts to go to an international tribunal, as well as genocide and other war crimes or to prevent individual countries from acting unlawfully as terrorism perhaps because of its own political interest, is a major challenge in the study of terrorism.

Although the United Nations has not yet adopted the definition of terrorism, the definition of the UN consensus-based academics has been considered, and they are also available for public assessment, although in the final analysis, the actual number of terrorism definitions is not clear Terrorism does not respect human lives and values ​​It has claimed thousands of lives of innocent souls, has provided millions of people to homeless and economically handicapped.Unfortunately, it is clear that terrorism has turned our world into a place that is fit for its existence and spread.

The Effects of Terrorism on global peace

Terrorism is a threat to global peace, how it successfully fits in our world – where the practice of violating human rights, increasing violence and conflict, ethnic, national and religious discrimination, socioeconomic marginalization and extreme ideology, dehumanization victims, he was able to neglect human life and values, launching war on the slopes love and peace, multiplication of violence and conflict, and setting up challenges to address the problems of injustice, insecurity and declination.


In accordance with the United Nations in the report titled: Combating Counterterrorism Recommendations for the Global Anti-Counterterrorism Strategy, this paper presents the following recommendations; (1) All stalkers – leaders and followers, individuals and institutions must deter people from resorting to terrorism or supporting terrorism. (2) All participants, at all levels and at all levels, must deny terrorists the means of attack:
– Denial of financial support to terrorists. By forbidding terrorists access to lethal weapons, including weapons of mass destruction.
– Denial of terrorist approaches to travel.
– Denial of terrorists access to their goals and the desired effect. (3) All parties, in all capacities, must repel States from supporting terrorist groups. (4) All stakeholders must develop state capacity to prevent terrorism: (19459003) – promoting the rule of law and effective criminal justice system.
– Promotion of quality education and religious and cultural tolerance.
fight against the financing of terrorism.
– Ensuring transport security. – preventing terrorists from procuring nuclear, biological, chemical or radiological materials and ensuring better preparedness for attack with such materials – improving the defense of soft targets and responding to their attack.

– Promoting United Nations coherence in dealing with terrorism. (5) All stalkers, collectively, must defend human rights in the context of terrorism and counterterrorism.
Although my recommendations are shaped by United Nations recommendations for global strategy, they represent a holistic and realistic approach to fighting or combating terrorism. However, if these recommendations are given opportunities for work, or if they are implemented and carried out properly and continuously, they are effective strategies for combating terrorism and at the same time securing the world without violence and conflict, human rights violations, ethnic, political exclusion and socio-economic marginalization


Since you agree with me that terrorism affects us all, our approach to fighting or combating terrorism and securing a secure and peaceful world must be collective. However, it is worth knowing that world leaders, followers and instincts have important roles in combating terrorism and achieving our goals of global peace and security. For world leaders and interested parties, this role goes beyond attending or organizing world summits, conferences, seminars, etc. On the theme and acceptance of the Global Strategy for Combating Terrorism at Work. They need more resources at all levels, cause, be honest and objective in their judgments, more practical in their approach, and create environments that allow justice, conflict resolution, human rights protection, equality, stability, unity, prosperity, tolerance, peace and security. However, they need to promote and support especially because they respect human lives and values.

For followers and individuals, we need to make a message outside the conference that terrorism is inescapable and unacceptable. We need to engage in individual educational or group discussions illuminating the devastating and destructive effects of terrorism on our lives and values, and stressing that terrorism is not an effective way of defending the cause, whether it is politically, religiously or otherwise, We must to admit that peace is the most precious of the needs of mankind.

Source by Azeez Olawale-Arish Yusuff

How to Leave Your Car Abroad

When you send a car overseas from the UK, whether it is Australia or Spain, the major airlines of companies that will give you an option to send your car, it will most likely come to two main options for what you can choose from, namely the Roll on / Roll off (RoRo) or container loading. While two of these options offer the comparatively the same result of delivering your car from location A to location B, they are in fact very different and the understanding of which choice should make the game a very large amount compared to the price you will pay for car delivery.

Roll on / Roll off boat vessels are specially designed for car and truck transportation and are usually the main choice of most buyers as well as car manufacturers when transporting their vehicles around the world. Due to the usual size of the modern RoRo vessel, they are capable of holding up to incredible 6,000 cars per sail, and they are matched to how easy boats they are to be charged for, just to drive the boats up and then park them and be secured for the rest of the trip are very similar to the floating parking lot. The speed at which a boat can fill and the amount of vehicle it can hold makes RoRo delivery cheaper with the choice when deciding on delivery of your car abroad, which is one of the main failures in RoRo that you are not always allowed to deliver your personal car when delivered, This is due to the fact that the shipping company is not insured for delivering your personal belongings just on the vehicle and your car must be unlocked for the entire voyage to ensure that if nothing goes wrong, the shipping company can move your vehicle if necessary.

Container delivery can provide you with a better solution if you have specific delivery requirements that RoRo delivery can not easily meet, which can be one of several reasons, such as the type of vehicle you are sending is not suitable for RoRo delivery or your intentional destination does not allow RoRo the services are connected to the port.

Standard containers come in two sizes when sending them are 20 and 40 & in length. Although you can easily transfer a car or 4×4 to a container 20, you can have enough space within 40 & containers to deliver two vehicles of an average size so that in such a situation it can even prove to be more cost effective than RoRo. In addition to being able to deliver more vehicles inside large enough containers, you are also allowed to enclose personal items within the vehicle you are shipping, as you save additional costs.

So when deciding how you want to deliver your vehicle, you need to look at what you are going to ship and whether you will personally deliver personal things to your vehicle as your average Joe ships his car abroad to ship with RoRo by giving them an easier time to ship, but for someone who may ship more cars or have personal items they will ship with their vehicle they will want to ship their vehicle in the containers to save them money as they are delivered in bulk.

If you would like to know more about how to get your vehicle overseas, you can go to http://www.firstbasefreight.co.uk and find out most of the information you need.

Source by Josh Eyers

 Titanium Use in Airplane Parts

Titanium is a useful material for constructing airplane parts for many reasons. For one, the titanium is an alloy metal that is extremely light. For aircraft, this quality is critical as the aircraft must be light enough to lift from the ground without requiring more powerful (and bigger) engines to propel it. Titanium's strength is also critical as aircraft experience harsh conditions and high work loads. In all, titanium is just what the doctor ordered for the large majority of fabricated sub-assemblies, which require low weight, long service life and high strength.

Titanium is able to end many types of damage with little impact on the metal alloy itself. Titanium is able to hold up under heat and chemicals will not cause damage to the external composition of titanium. Environmental exposures do not break down titanium, even over long periods of time. Industrial damage will not affect the external structure. Furthermore, corrosive contaminants are not a concern when it comes to titanium products.

When specifically considering aircraft engines, titanium proves to be an invaluable asset. Beginning in the 1980s, internal titanium sub-components have been successfully used in airplane engines. This amazing metal has been applied in the making of many engine parts including impellers, turbine stators, thrust outlet sheaths, typical rotating and static engine parts, compression disks and bearings. This alloy is typically applied in areas requiring exceptionally high strength, significant durability and low weight. These are critical elements, which must be considered when building an aircraft.

Another imperative area that requires great strength combined with light weight is the wing. Wing components are often compressed of titanium. In general, titanium is utilized when fabricating internal sub-assemblies that are capable of accommodating particularly high flight loads. Titanium is also often used in the internal structure of the wing, especially in wing boxes or wing spars related to the variable airfoil designs. In such a case, the usual loads connected with static wing configurations are significantly magnified.

It is easy to understand the attraction of the use of titanium when constructing aircraft. Because of the many qualities of titanium, both airplane safety and performance are enhanced through the use of this magnetic material. Many modern designs feature titanium in the construction, if not overly within the inner mechanisms of the aircraft itself. Airplane owners and passengers alike benefit, thanks to the strength and light weight factors that titanium possesses that help make aircraft perform better as well as be safer.

Source by Mike Allin

 Are You Using Your Fractional Share to Go International?

If you are, you should think again about using it for those types of missions. If you own a Fraction and use it to oversee or international, your wasting money and hours. There are quite a few owners who use their NetJets G-550, GV, G-IVSP and Falcon 2000 to go over the pond from New York as well as from Los Angeles and I often wonder if they even think about the cost of their flight . NetJets is brilliant at hiding costs from their owners. They do not send you an invoice every month, they send you 3 different bills monthly. Some owners actually add it all up and when they analyze the hourly fees its usually double the cost of chartering the same jet.

For example I have a client who has a 1/16 fraction G-IVSP with NetJets and his typical trips are New York to Abu Dhabi and New York to Kazakhstan. He does not go very long, usually with 1 day turn around, but with his NetJets G-IVSP he pays about $ 450k + all in round trip. He still makes a stop and pays the same price. He could go non stop on a Global Express XRS or Gulfstream G-550 which is newer, with WIFI between $ 270k- $ 300k round trip. NetJets G-IVSP and G-450 models average between $ 14k-16k an hour domestic. Those costs are even higher when they go international. The other downside with using the fraction to go international is that if you only have a 1 / 16th share on NetJets G-IVSP or higher, just that trip alone you would have burnt 35 hours out of the 50 hours you bought. Of course, most of the owners who do those kinds of trips own a lot more hours and what usually ends up happening is they buy an additional share, so now they own 2 shares in a G-IVSP or G-450. It ends up costing a lot of money to use the fraction for these types of trips.

If you were to Charter a Jet with the same safety ratings as NetJets from New York to Abu Dhabi, London, Italy, Russia, Kazakhstan, your hourly all in prices would be between $ 9k to 11k per hour on a Global Express , G-550, G-450 and Falcon 7X, which is much lower than the Fractional prices per hour. Plus you would get on newer aircraft, with WIFI and that type of aircraft would have a lot less wear and tear. The reason why I say that is because fractional companies usually put 800-1000 hours a year on their planes. Part 135 owner typically only allows up to 400 hours a year.

I tell my clients who own NetJets G-IVSP, G-450, GV and G-550 to only use the Fractional Share for tours 1 hour or less. The reason for this is because charter operators charge a minimum of 2 hours and if your typical trip is New York to Nantucket, the charter operator and NetJets break even. For example, a charter operator will charge a minimum of 2 hours on G-450 and NetJets only charges 1 hour minimum, but NetJets charges $ 14,000 per hour and the charter operator charges $ 7,000 per hour x 2 hours. So on these trips there pretty neck and neck. The other plus with the fraction on these short legs is that NetJets does not charge a short leg fee. A short fee is a cost that covers the engine start-up costs.

If you own a FlexJet Challenger 604 or 605 share the same type of thing applications. Yes, you may only spend $ 12-15k per hour, but it's still twice the cost on international trips.

Source by Sam A Craig

Marine Grade Boat Carpet Vs Outdoor Carpeting

When it comes time to replace your boat's carpet, the most common question consumers have is "What is the difference between marine grade boat carpeting and the outdoor carpeting offered at local carpet and hardware stores?"

Though there are many similarities, and the look or feel is very similar, there are many key features that make these two carpet styles very different. These specific features are the determining factors of how long your new carpeting lasts. Marine Grade Boat Carpet Features:

  • Rubber Backed
  • Mildew Resistant
  • Rot Resistant
  • Weatherproof
  • Polypropylene Yarn
  • Non-Flammable
  • 3 Year Warranty
  • Fade / UV Resistant
  • Porous Backing for Quick Drying

Although some of these features may also be found in standard outdoor carpet, you will notice one major difference. The one key factor that makes these two styles of carpet so different is the carpet's rubber backing. Marine grade boat carpet has a true rubber backing that is polypropylene UV resistant yarn is directly woven into. This allows the carpet to be breathable, making it resistant to moisture which causes mold, mildew, and rot overtime. Due to the constant exposure of your boat's carpet to the harsh marine environment, the above features are crucial to look for when looking for replacement carpeting for your boat. Many carpeting suppliers and stores will endorse their outdoor carpet for replacement on boats, but the fact of the matter is when boat manufacturers are installing carpeting, they always use marine grade carpeting

There are many reasons why you should not use the outdoor carpeting you find a local carpet and hardware store. What you will find with almost all outdoor carpeting is that it has a covered carpet backing with rubber applied to it. This primary backing is a woven or non-woven fabric in which the yarn is inserted by tufting needles. After the yarn is inserted, the secondary backing that consists of another fabric is laminated onto the primary backing to increase its dimensional stability. Due to these organic and fibrous backings, it is almost certain that deterioration will occur quickly with any marine application. Not only will these backings deteriorate, but the threading will disassemble from the rubber applied to its backing. With the carpet having multiple backings it creates breathability issues, resulting in excess moisture underneath the carpet causing sever mold and mildew damage. In most cases, the carpet will not disassemble, but it will also cause future issues with the wood flooring and decking of the boat.

When the time comes to replace your boat's carpet, make sure you look for the recommended replacement marine grade. The overall outdoor carpet can be a cheaper and more convenient solution, but in the long run it can turn into a much more costly project. carpet, manufactured to handle the harsh marine environments and abuse. Not only will it look better and last longer, but it will protect your investment.

Source by Kevin L Serwatowski

Bass fishing boats catch fish, right?

Some people have a beautiful big boat with all bells and whistles, others have little Jon Boat that others might even have nothing more than the canoe they use for fishing.

Personally, I started with a 10-foot John Boat, then bought a 14-foot bass with a 115-inch Mercury outboard wheel. And then I stepped on even bigger and better, it was 17 feet bass with 150 hp Mercury Black Max. Both my bases have all the bells, whistles, trolling engines, depth searchers, wells, etc. Jon Boat has a 9.5 hp engine and trolling engine. I've changed a little ship by building in the zen.

My son and I are fishing all the time, and we've been catching a lot of bass and big ones. I said "accustomed" because because we got to big ships, we spend more time moving from place to place. When we had nothing more than Jon Boat, we came early there, headed for the place, and then the fish returned to the ramp or to the shore where we put the boat. You know just like I like to play bass to hang out with these shady edges, under the lilac pad, in cages. Of course, these places can be caught on a large bass, but it is easier on a small boat because you can return to the narrower areas better than you can with a large boat.

I agree it's nice to have a big bass fisherman with all the bells and whistles. But it's not a boat, the truth is true, it's about fishing techniques that catch bigger and bigger bass. You must be able to apply techniques on a large ship. But I found out that I spend more time on a small boat than on large ships. I know you might have a big bass and unlike me, spend more time fishing and catch a lot of bass, but the bottom is "it's all about the technique and come to them" and nothing to do with the boat. You may disagree with saying that you can get to a good place faster. But is this a good spot on the whole lake or is it just below or in reality close to the ramps? Now, to answer the question, "Bass Fishing Boats Catch The Fish, right?" Well, I do not agree because it's about techniques and fishing where bass loves to hang out.

Whether you've caught a lot of big bats or not, I know that the "Largemouth Bass Extreme" book has a lot of tips to help you get better professional fishing skills!

Source by Bill Ulbrik

Fire Extinguishers Instructions – Detailed Guidance For Correct Fire Extinguisher Use

While there is a similar approach to the basic operation of most fire extinguishers, there are some important distinctions in terms of the different types of fire that certain extinguishers are designed to combat. This article looks at the specific instructions for each of the main types of extinguisher in use today.

Water Fire Extinguishers Instructions

Take special care not to use it on deep fat fires or fires involving electrical equipment. the hose to the base of the fire and sweep the jet of water from side to side over the fire. Even if the fire is spreading upwards, always start with the base of the fire and move upwards from there. When the fire appears to be out, check the entire area for smoldering material that could flare up again.

Carbon Dioxide Fire Extinguishers Instructions

While this is one of the most flexible extinguishers, it should not be used on fire in deep fat fryers or burning oil. The powerful jet would not extinguish the flames, and could spread the fire further by splashing the burning fat around.

Carbon dioxide extinguishers do not have the cooling effect of water, so check carefully afterwards as there is a increased risk of re-ignition. Exercise caution when using in a confined area as the carbon dioxide gas can be harmful to health. Ventilate the area as quickly as you can after discharging an extinguisher.

Direct the plastic horn to the lower part of the fire and sweep from side to side as with the water extinguisher.

Foam Fire Extinguishers Instructions

Another flexible extinguisher, but not for use on deep fat fires.

One of the main uses of this type of extinguisher is on burning liquids such as petrol, diesel and oil. If the extinguisher is being used on a burning liquid, you should avoid directing it into the middle of the liquid as this will break up the surface and may cause splashing and spreading of the fire. If the liquid is inside a container, a good technique is to direct the jet on the inside edge of this (or an adjoining wall) and allow the foam to spread down and slide over the liquid surface. This avoids breaking up the surface and will then smother the fire. Failing that, direct the jet upwards, allowing it to fall gently onto the liquid surface, which should also avoid breaking the surface.

Dry Powder Fire Extinguishers Instructions

These are very widely used because of their flexibility but like carbon dioxide, they have very little cooling effect. This means there is an added likelihood of a fire re-igniting, so care must be taken to watch for this.

As with other extinguishers, the powder should be directed towards the base of the fire and a sweeping action used to move this from side to side having the lower part of the fire. Dry powder can be used on flammable liquid fires, and if used for this purpose the powder should be first directed towards the near edge of the burning liquid, then work backwards from there.

Wet Chemical Fire Extinguishers

The wet chemical extinguisher is the only type that can be safely used on fire involving deep fat fryers. All extinguishers of this type come with a long applicator or lance.

Key Points About Fire Extinguisher Use

Before tackling a fire, call the emergency services first, or make sure that someone is in touch with the fire extinguisher.

Do not try to use a fire extinguisher to fight a fire unless you are confident about doing so.

Make sure you keep an escape route clear and do not let the fire get between you and your

These fire extinguishers instructions will help give you a basic understanding of the principles of using portable fire fighting appliances, but anyone who is expected to operate fire extinguishers as part of your workplace emergency plan should be properly trained in how to do this. This should include the opportunity to operate live equipment.

Source by K Garrow

Never compare your price-based insurance

Internet insurance comparison websites simplify the insurance buying process, and most people now purchase insurance through those sites. Once you know the cover class you need, enter a few details on any of these sites and immediately get access to a number of insurance companies with the cheapest offer shown in a few seconds.

While the process of purchasing insurance especially car and home insurance makes it simpler, the same can not be said about the products.

An insured person concludes a contract each time he buys an insurance policy and as any contract is subject to careful scrutiny to determine its suitability for the buyer.

The frequency of advertising in print and electronic media by the site owners dropped by complaints and mumble of people who might have rejected the lawsuit because their own purchasing insurance decisions were based solely on pricing.

As a way of illustrating how problematic use of the price to choose the right insurance policy might be, let's look at the price of hamburgers.

$ 0.99 could bring you a burger at McDonald's, but that same store will have a burger of similar size to £ 5.99. The difference in the price of two hamburgers is a dressing. Although the cheaper hamburger can only contain beef, more expensive bait will probably have better quality beef, possibly bacon, green salad, onion, mayonnaise, mushroom and sour cucumber.

A 0.99 pound burger (let's call it a bare-bone burger) can appeal to some, but it does not necessarily have to be what others want. Burger of 5.99 pounds (ROBUST burger), though more expensive, can only be what the other person needs to satisfy the appetite and is willing to pay an additional amount to meet his needs provided he is aware of the additions that are added to make this second hamburger expensive .

Gole Bones vs. Comprehensive Politics

Like the example above, the insurance policy can be said to be bare bones or ROBUST / all-inclusive. However, for each buyer of insurance it is not always easy to tell the difference between bare and comprehensive bills, especially when displayed in a shortened version with the lowest ranked peak.

Risks Normally Covered by an Insurance Company & # 39; A & # 39; can be sold in addition to B & # 39;

The premium listed & # 39; A & # 39; so it can show more than the one & # 39; B & because standard policy & # 39; B & she offers a bare hood. If you then choose this policy for cheaper prices, and do not realize that some of the risks you need are not included, this can lead to a dispute when reporting a loss / claim.

Possible Conflict of Interest

Some of the comparison websites are wholly or partly owned by insurance companies and then a conflict of interest may arise. The prize-giving results may be distorted in favor of parents or partner companies.

Operators of these sites may also be affected by high commission rates, resulting in sites promoting certain brands. Some insurers are not included

As at the time of writing, some of the UK's largest insurance companies, in particular Aviva and Direct Line, are not listed on the comparison sites, so it is possible that improved terms can be obtained from companies that are not list.

Finally, it is worth pointing out that these comparison pages serve only as mutual relationships, linking a potential buyer to insurance companies. They only show premiums generated using algorithms provided by insurers, and then directly to the buyer on the insurer's website with the selected offer. In the event of a dispute, which may be followed up to misunderstandings at the bidding point, the company is illegally taking over responsibility.

Source by Ikena Nwabueze