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A Clockwork Orange (1971) Stanley Kubrick, filming locations
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A Clockwork Orange (1971) Stanley Kubrick, filming locations
In future Britain, charismatic delinquent Alex DeLarge is jailed and volunteers for an experimental aversion therapy developed by the government in an effort to solve society’s crime problem – but not all goes according to plan.
Director: Stanley Kubrick.
Writers: Stanley Kubrick (screenplay), Anthony Burgess (novel)
Stars: Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee, Michael Bates.
Set vaguely in the north of England, judging by the accents, A Clockwork Orange was made almost entirely on location around London and the Home Counties (the southeastern counties surrounding the capital), with notoriously travel-phobic director Stanley Kubrick choosing locations from architectural guides.
For many years, Kubrick’s refusal to allow the film to be shown in the UK gave his blackly comic version of Anthony Burgess’ novel about free will and control an undeserved reputation as a fearsome video nasty.
Virtually the only purpose-built set, the ‘Korova Milk Bar’, was constructed in a factory just off Borehamwood High Street near to the MGM Studios (where 2001: A Space Odyssey had been shot).
The grim housing estate of Alex (Malcolm McDowell) is part of the unspeakable concrete disaster that is Thamesmead South, a vast, dismal, windswept collection of tower blocks connected by intimidating walkways. The exterior of his glum home is the Tavy Bridge Centre.
The benighted subway, where the Droogs attack the old tramp, can be found over in West London. It’s a tough call – choosing between the four near-identical subways leading down beneath the traffic island dominated by the huge circular advertising installation on Trinity Road, Wandsworth, deserted, unswept and extremely unnerving. I’m finally convinced that it’s the southern underpass, between Trinity Road and Swandon Way.
The ‘Flat Block Marina’ is Thamesmead’s artificially created Southmere Lake. Alex reasserts his dominance over fellow Droogs here by dumping Dim in the water and slicing his outstretched hand at Binsey Walk on the Lake’s western shore overlooked by the tower blocks of Yarnton Way.
More futuristic cityscapes (subsequently cut from the film) filmed in the sixties concrete shopping centre of Friar’s Square in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Another urban disaster, the centre was closed down in 1990 and drastically remodelled as a much more friendly redbrick indoor mall.
The derelict casino in which the two gangs clash was on Taggs Island near Hampton Court. It was demolished shortly after filming.
The interior of Alex’s apartment in ‘Municipal Flat Block 18A, Linear North’ is a flat in the village of Elstree – not far from the Borehamwood location. Kubrick, ever the perfectionist, moved out the couple who lived here and spent £5,000 on redecoration. With filming over and the flat restored to its original state, they returned only to be moved out again so two close-ups could be shot.
‘Woodmere Health Farm’, home of Miss Weathers, the cat lady (Miriam Karlin), is Shenley Lodge, Rectory Lane, Shenley, in the Hertfordshire countryside.
Also in Hertfordshire is the interior used for ‘Home’, Patrick Magee’s futuristic pad and site of the notorious ‘Singin’ in the Rain’ rape of Adrienne Corri (when the two met in Hollywood, Gene Kelly allegedly snubbed Kubrick for the use of this number in the scene), why is Skybreak, tucked invisibly away in the tiny village of Warren Radlett, Hertfordshire. The exterior was a modernistic house in Oxfordshire.
Fast sex to fast food: the très Sixties chrome and glass Chelsea Drugstore, which stood on the Kings Road at the northwest corner of Royal Avenue, became record shop, where Alex picks up two girls for a spot of high speed ‘in and out’. The shop closed in the Seventies and is now a branch of McDonalds.
The bizarre ‘Duke of New York’ pub was the Old Leather Bottle, 76 Stonegrove, Edgware. It became The Bottle and Dragon, before being closed down in October 2002 and converted into flats.
The ‘Ludovico Medical Facility’, where Alex undergoes the gross aversion therapy, is the campus of Brunel University in Uxbridge, Greater London. The giant overhanging concrete monstrosity is the Lecture Centre in the middle of campus, opposite which Alex is received into the Art Centre. The campus is on Kingston Lane off Hillingdon Hill about a mile south of Uxbridge (tube: Uxbridge).
The newly defenceless Alex meets an earlier victim on the Chelsea Embankment at Oakley Street, Chelsea, SW3, and it’s here, under Albert Bridge that the tramps take their revenge.
A Clockwork Orange 1971 ( FILMING LOCATION ) Stanley Kubrick
The snake, Basil, was introduced into the film by Stanley Kubrick when he found out Malcolm McDowell had a fear of reptiles.
Stanley Kubrick had his assistant destroy all unused footage.
According to Malcolm McDowell (on the commentary track from the 2007 DVD release), the sped-up sex scene was originally filmed as an unbroken take lasting 28 minutes.
When Malcolm McDowell met Gene Kelly at a party several years later, the older star turned and walked away in disgust. Kelly was deeply upset about the way his signature from Singin’ in the Rain (1952) had been portrayed in A Clockwork Orange (1971).
Stanley Kubrick’s first cut (before hiring several assistant editors) ran almost four hours.
Alex performing "Singing in the Rain" as he attacks the writer and his wife was not scripted. Stanley Kubrick spent four days experimenting with this scene, finding it too conventional. Eventually he approached Malcolm McDowell and asked him if he could dance. They tried the scene again, this time with McDowell dancing and singing the only song he could remember. Kubrick was so amused that he swiftly bought the rights to "Singing in the Rain" for ,000.
The doctor standing over Alex as he is being forced to watch violent films was a real doctor, ensuring that Malcolm McDowell’s eyes didn’t dry up.
Malcolm McDowell’s eyes were anesthetized for the torture scenes so that he would film for periods of time without too much discomfort. Nevertheless his corneas got repeatedly scratched by the metal lid locks.
Before filming the scene where he had to carry Patrick Magee’s wheelchair up the stairs, professional bodybuilder David Prowse went up to Stanley Kubrick and asked if he could make sure that (due to the difficulty of the task) he got the scene in as few takes as possible, saying, "You’re not exactly known as ‘one-take-Kubrick’, are you?" The rest of the crew was horrified at such a famous director being talked to like this, but Kubrick just laughed and promised to do his best. The scene was filmed in only three takes, an incredibly small amount for a perfectionist like Kubrick. Even so, Prowse was near exhaustion after the repeated takes of him carrying Frank and his wheelchair down the stairs.
During the filming of the Ludovico scene, star Malcolm McDowell scratched one of his corneas and was temporarily blinded. He suffered cracked ribs during filming of the humiliation stage show.
Although he is playing a 15-year-old (17 in the latter half), Malcolm McDowell was actually 27 at the time of filming.
In the scene after Alex talks with the priest about Ludovico therapy, we see the prisoners marching in a circle around the exercise yard, recreating an 1890 painting by Vincent van Gogh, "Prisoners Exercising (after Gustave Doré)."
Before the rape scene was filmed, Adrienne Corri walked up to Malcolm McDowell and said, "Well, Malcolm, today you’re going to find out I’m a real redhead".
The final scene was done after 74 takes.
In the police station scene when Mr Deltoid (Aubrey Morris) spits in Alex’s face, it is actually Steven Berkoff doing the spitting. After several takes, Morris complained to Stanley Kubrick that he had run out of saliva, and Berkoff volunteered his services until Kubrick’s cameras captured the perfect ‘spit-shot’.
The first movie to make use of Dolby sound, it used Dolby noise reduction on all pre-mixes and masters, but a conventional optical sound track on release prints.
Contrary to popular claims, this was never banned in the UK. It originally received an "X" rating in 1971 and was withdrawn from distribution in 1973 by Stanley Kubrick himself. One of Kubrick’s reasons for withdrawing the movie in the UK was that, according to his wife Christiane Kubrick, he and his family received several death threats because of the film. In the 1980s and 1990s, British fans who wanted to see this movie would have to order it from video stores in other countries, usually France. In 1993 London’s popular Scala Film Club showed this movie without permission. At Kubrick’s insistence, Warner Brothers sued and won, causing the Scala to close in near bankruptcy. In 2000, the year after Kubrick’s death, the film was released again throughout Great Britain and received an "18" rating.
Anthony Burgess was raised a strict Roman Catholic and originally wrote his novel as a parable about Christian free will and forgiveness. His take on it was that to be a true Christian, one had to forgive the most horrifying of acts, something Burgess knew only too well, having seen his wife be assaulted and beaten by soldiers during World War II. This attack resulted in a miscarriage and a lifetime of gynecological troubles for his wife.
Malcolm McDowell chose to play Alex speaking in his normal Northern English accent instead of a Cockney accent. McDowell felt his softer accent would strike an interesting contrast with Alex’s menacing personality and also help him stand out amongst his friends.
The two copycat crimes that prompted Stanley Kubrick to have the film withdrawn in the United Kingdom were the rape of a Dutch girl in Lancashire in 1973 at the hands of men singing "Singin’ in the Rain" and the beating of a 16 year old boy who had beaten a younger child whilst wearing Alex’s uniform of white overalls, a black bowler hat and combat boots.
The Korova milk bar at the start was the only set built for the film.
The doorbell at the Alexander residence, "Home," plays the first four notes of Ludwig van Beethoven’s "Fifth Symphony" (but in a different key).
It is often claimed that Malcolm McDowell nearly drowned when his breathing apparatus failed during filming of the waterboarding scene. This is not true. Daily records indicate that the scene was filmed in repeated takes with no stoppage from equipment failure. McDowell has never reported a near drowning, while he does report many similar close calls in other scenes.
The language spoken by Alex and his droogs is author Anthony Burgess’s invention, "Nadsat": a mix of English, Russian and slang. Stanley Kubrick was afraid that they had used too much of it, and that the movie would not be accessible. The original edition of the novel suffered from similar criticisms, and a Nadsat glossary appendix was added to the second and subsequent editions.
The film was unavailable for public viewing in the UK from 1973 until 2000, the year after Stanley Kubrick’s death. British video stores were so inundated with requests for the movie that some took to putting up signs that read: ‘No, we do not have A Clockwork Orange (1971).’
While recording narration, Malcolm McDowell would often feel the need to stretch his legs. So to satisfy McDowell and quite possibly get better narration from him, Stanley Kubrick and McDowell would play table tennis (a sport featured in Kubrick’s own Lolita (1962)), and although they played many games, Kubrick never beat a rather skilled McDowell at table tennis. McDowell was later irritated to find that his salary had been docked for the hours spent playing the game. McDowell often kept Kubrick highly amused by his ability to belch on command (as illustrated at various points of the movie). They would play chess as well, and with Kubrick being the excellent chess player he was, McDowell never managed to beat him at Chess, something that was a regular thing with many actors in Kubrick’s films. He would regularly beat George C. Scott at Chess while making Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) , and also Jack Nicholson and Shelley Duvall on The Shining (1980).
The Car used by Alex and the droogs was the "Adams Probe 16," one of three ever made.
Korova Milk Bar is named after the Russian word for cow. Moloko (written on the wall) means milk. The bar’s sculptures were based on the work of sculptor Allen Jones. Stanley Kubrick had the milk dispensers emptied, washed and refilled every hour, as the milk curdled under the studio lights. A painting on the wall reappears in Kubrick’s The Shining (1980).
This film was shot almost entirely on real locations as opposed to sets and was lit almost entirely with a Lowell Kit, a staple for film students, perhaps as a reaction against the huge apparatus needed for Stanley Kubrick’s previous film, 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968).
Anthony Burgess originally sold the movie rights to Mick Jagger for 0 when he needed quick cash. Jagger intended to make it with The Rolling Stones as the droogs, but then re-sold the rights for a much larger amount. Ken Russell was then nominated to direct because his style was considered well-suited for the material. He would have cast Oliver Reed as Alex. Tinto Brass was another possible director. At some point, someone suggested rewriting the droogs to be girls in miniskirts or old-age pensioners. Tim Curry and Jeremy Irons turned down the role of Alex. Stanley Kubrick once said "If Malcolm McDowell hadn’t been available I probably wouldn’t have made the film." Author Anthony Burgess initially distrusted Kubrick as a director, but was happy with the results. He felt the film later made the book, one of his least favorite books he had written, overshadow his other work.
One of the first films to employ radio mikes to record the sound. No post synching was required.
Rated #2 of the 25 most controversial movies of all time by Entertainment Weekly, 16 June 2006. Rated by Premiere as one of "The 25 Most Dangerous Movies." Rated as the #70 Greatest Movie of All Time by the American Film Institute, 2007. Rated #4 out of 10 by the American Film Institute’s "Sci-Fi" list, June 2008.
As he would go on to do in Barry Lyndon (1975) (to Oscar-winning effect), director of photography John Alcott lit most of the film using only natural light.
When Alex is being drowned, there is a barely perceptible micro-cut in which Malcolm McDowell was able to use the oxygen mask that was hidden in the water. The bath was muddied by using Bovril, a beef extract.
Patrick Magee kept asking Malcolm McDowell if Stanley Kubrick was all right with his performance as he felt that he was being far too over the top. Magee said that he "felt like he was taking a dump," so overwrought was his performance. McDowell assured him that this was exactly what Kubrick was after.
The first line of the novel is "What’s it going to be then, eh?" and this line is repeated frequently throughout the book. Another recurring phrase is "dressed in the heighth [sic] of [insert adjective here] fashion," which is how Alex describes every single set of clothes that he or anyone else is wearing. The movie omits all but one occurrence of each phrase. Prison Chaplain Godfrey Quigley is introduced with the line "What’s it going to be, eh?" In the next scene Alex imagines himself as a first-century executioner "dressed in the height of Roman fashion."
Malcolm McDowell is actually urinating in the toilet scene early in the film, when he goes home and prepares for bed. He drank a lot of coffee before filming the shot.
Stanley Kubrick’s first solo screenplay.
Stanley Kubrick handled the advertising campaign, including posters, commercials, the trailer, etc.
According to author Anthony Burgess, the title of the book (and the movie) came from East London slang, deriving from the phrase, "as queer as a clockwork orange." No independent references are known, however, and it is thought that Burgess invented the phrase himself.
Filming the rape scene was so difficult for the actress originally cast in the role. She quit and the part was recast to Adrienne Corri, who was said to have been furious with Stanley Kubrick for the scores of takes he required for this infamous scene, feeling it should have been done swiftly. Malcolm McDowell, however, has stated that Corri was very "game" about the brief but difficult role throughout filming.
One of only two movies rated X on its original release (the other being Midnight Cowboy (1969)) to be nominated for Best Picture at the Academy Awards.
Unusually for a film of this period, all the credits are at the end.
The film was released just over a year after principal photography began, the fastest film shot, edited and released by Stanley Kubrick.
Of the 11 adaptations that Stanley Kubrick worked on in his career, this is the least modified from its source material.
Alexander, Peter, and Dimitri (which can be shortened to Dim) were common names of Russian kings and princes of the Empire of the Tsars (1462-1917). George (Gyorgi in Russian) was their patron saint.
One of the highest grossing films of 1971.
Because of the limited budget, various techniques had to be used such as dolly shots on wheelchairs, sound recorded live on set, the use of natural light and some scenes in handheld cameras. However, at that time the new camera zoom control was first used in the picture.
When Malcolm McDowell recorded his voiceover material, it was on a simple Nagra tape recorder operated by Stanley Kubrick himself. Unusually, he did not have to dub a single one of his other lines in the film, owing to the director’s use of then-advanced wireless microphones.
Malcolm McDowell found the strange language easy to deal with as he was used to playing William Shakespeare’s plays with the Royal Shakespeare Company.
The futuristic turntable that appeared in the movie is a Transcriptors Hydraulic Reference turntable. ‘Stanley Kubrick’ found this turntable when visiting neighbouring Borehamwood company J.A. Michell Engineering, who made the spacecraft models for 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968). When shortly after Transcriptors moved to Ireland, J.A. Michell Engineering continued the production of the Hydraulic Reference turntable, as well as other new models. In 2005 Michell Engineering launched the limited-edition ‘Odyssey’ turntable.
Terry Southern recommended the novel to Stanley Kubrick when they were working on the screenplay to Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964).
Stanley Kubrick said in an interview that he considered the Prison Chaplain (Godfrey Quigley) to be the most sympathetic and morally admirable character in the film.
In the music shop scene there is a list of Top Ten music bands up on the wall. One of the bands listed is Heaven 17, which one of the girls mentions to Alex. This name was used by a real band in the 1980s.
After Malcolm McDowell’s cornea was scratched during the filming of the Ludovico treatment scene, he insisted to Stanley Kubrick that the extreme closeup of his eye in lid-locks be postponed until the last day of production.
Fashion designer and publisher of fetish magazine AtomAge John Sutcliffe, with artist Allen Jones, designed some explicit waitresses’ uniforms for the film which were ultimately unused. The sexualised Korova Milkbar sculptures were inspired – but not created – by Jones, who had been asked by Stanley Kubrick to contribute to the film. Jones refused as there would only be a credit, not a fee, for this work.
It is said that Stanley Kubrick made this movie because of the failure of Waterloo (1970). After he completed 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), he had planned to film a movie about Napoléon Bonaparte’s life. After many years of research, he sent location scouts to various Eastern European locations, and even had an agreement with the Yugoslav army to supply troops for the vast battle scenes. However, after "Waterloo" tanked, Kubrick’s financial backers pulled out. He thus decided to adapt the American version of "Clockwork", which had been given to him by Terry Southern (co-writer of Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)).
The title was translated into Serbo-Croatian as "The Orange From Hell" ("Paklena Naranca" – Croatian, "Paklena Pomorandza" – Serbian). This comes from the term for clockwork bombs – "Paklena Masina" – "Machine from hell." The Italian title was Arancia Meccanica, and the French title was Une orange mecanique. Anthony Burgess felt that these translations were misleading as they suggested a hand grenade, whereas his title meant a natural creature transformed into a machine.
Stanley Kubrick asked Pink Floyd if he could use their "Atom Heart Mother Suite" in the soundtrack. However, because Kubrick wanted unlimited license to determine what portions or edits of the song he used, the band turned him down. When Alex is in the record store, we can see the soundtrack of Kubrick’s own movie 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) on a lower shelf with "Atom Heart Mother" above it (look for the cow in the field). Other records visible in the shop are Tim Buckley’s "Lorca" (1970), on the Island shelf when Alex enters the shop. "Atom Heart Mother" is visible on this shelf as well as behind the counter. Also on this shelf is Rare Bird’s "As Your Mind Flies By." Two records to the left of the "2001" in front of the counter is Crosby Stills Nash & Young’s "Deja Vu" (1970). To the right of "2001" is "The Transfiguration Of Blind Joe Death" by John Fahey. Between The Beatles "Magical Mystery Tour" and "Atom Heart Mother" on the wall behind the counter is Neil Young’s "After The Goldrush" (1970). The first Chicago album "The Chicago Transit Authority" (1969) can also be seen. The blonde girl with the lollipop can be seen looking at a Mungo Jerry album, "In the Summertime" (1970).
Billy Russell was cast as the Librarian (Crystallography expert), but became ill in January 1971 during production. He died in December of the same year. This character was removed from the film, with some of his lines transferred to the Tramp (Paul Farrell).
Wendy Carlos’s (born Walter) synthesized score features the first ever use of a vocoder. The two pieces featuring Carlos’s custom-built vocoder, "Timesteps" (an original composition, heard during the Ludovico sequence) and Beethoven’s "Ode To Joy" from his Ninth Symphony (heard in the record shop) were recorded long before the film was made. The vocoder, according to Carlos, was a development from an earlier, unsuccessful voice synthesis method she’d used on her 1969 album "The Well-Tempered Synthesizer", and she’d implored synthesizer inventor Robert Moog to come up with something better using standard Moog Synthesizer modules. "Timesteps" and Beethoven’s Ninth were recorded as test/demonstrations of the new device, and she brought them to "A Clockwork Orange" when Kubrick hired her to score the film.
Most of the early scenes were filmed on the then under construction Thamesmead New Town project in South East London, Stage One. The flat used in the scene was the show home for the first block completed. Viewers will notice the area around the lake and beyond was under construction at the time and had two more years of building ahead. The scenes on Stage One are still present.
The tape that Alex removes from his stereo in order to play Ludwig van Beethoven bears the name of fictitious artist Goggly Gogol, mentioned later by one of the girls in the music store.
The book’s writer, Anthony Burgess, lived for a time in Malaysia during WWII. After returning to London his wife was assaulted by four American GIs during the blackout, inspiring this story. Burgess claimed that "clockwork orange" was a Cockney phrase, but most philologists agree that he made it up. The Malay word for man is "orang," as in "orangutan" (man of the jungle), and a clockwork orang would be a clockwork man. However, a UK slang expression for a gambling device is a "clockwork fruit" or "fruit machine," due to the depictions on its dials. The anthropomorphic look of a "fruit machine" (thus, its name "one-armed bandit" in the USA for its roughly man-sized shape and "arm" giving it a humanoid appearance) may well have given rise to the term "clockwork orange" in Burgess’ fertile mind as Alex, through conditioning, is turned into a robotic clockwork man, which a fruit machine resembles. Gambling also is a game of chance, and Alex literally is gambling with his soul. Dr. Brodsky tells Alex to take his chance and be free in a fortnight, as long as a vacation in Blackpool, the most popular slot machine resort in Britain.
Malcolm McDowell based aspects of his performance as Alex on the mannerisms and vocal tics of the British comedian Eric Morecambe, particularly during the dinner scene with Patrick Magee and David Prowse.
The first film to use Dolby noise reduction in the mixing of the soundtrack.
In the music shop scene where Alex asks the shopkeeper about an order he’d placed, there is a record cover clearly visible at the front that says 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), Stanley Kubrick’s previous film.
Stanley Kubrick was afraid theatre owners would edit the movie. So every week, the reels would be exchanged for a clean, inspected copy.
The large yellow book in the tray on the prison governor’s desk is actually a "Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack."
A year after the film’s release, composer Walter Carlos became Wendy Carlos via a sex-change operation.
First cinema film of Pat Roach, in the non-speaking role of Korova Milkbar bouncer.
The film prominently features a sculpture by Dutch artist Herman Makkink (the phallic-shaped "Rocking Machine") and nine paintings and a sculpture (called "Christ Unlimited") by his brother Cornelis Makkink, all of which had been featured in Tinto Brass’ film Dropout (1970) a year before.
The song "I Want to Marry a Lighthouse Keeper" by Erika Eigen is heard playing on the radio when Alex returns home after being released. However, the second verse is not the same as that on the soundtrack album.
Both Stanley Kubrick and Malcolm McDowell regretted making this film. Kubrick found out that this film was causing gangs to form in the UK and the US, and even tried to stop the film’s distribution. This caused confusion, because he use to defend the original cut of the film being played in theaters. McDowell saw the film and was so disgusted by the character he created, he swore to never do anything like his character in this film again.
In the book, the girl whom Billy Boy’s gang is raping, as well as Marty and Sonietta (the girls Alex picks up) are described as being approximately 10 years old, and Alex rapes the two girls while they are drunk and drugged. Stanley Kubrick explained that in addition to ruling the scenes too distasteful to film, using adult actors to play the "teenage" gang members would have made Alex seem like a pedophile (rather than also being underage himself).
Despite the controversy, and the unsettling content, this film is on the America’s Film Institution’s list of the 100 greatest movies of all time.
This film is rated #1 in Watch Mojo’s Top 10: Most controversial movies
At the beginning of the rape scene (at around 10 mins), Mrs. Alexander is seated in the infamous Retreat Pod by Roger Dean, best known for his designs for the covers of Yes albums.
Author Anthony Burgess originally wrote the book with only 176 pages. The publisher, William Heinemann told Anthony that 172 pages was too short to make it into a novel. So, Anthony wrote another chapter at the end of the book that’s 24 pages longer. Stanley did not put in the last 24 pages at the end of the movie out of respect.
Anthony Burgess has expressed sorrow and bemusement at A Clockwork Orange being his most famous book. This is because he wanted the book to do well due to its own merit as opposed to the film.
Malcolm McDowell claimed that for the scene in which Mr. Deltoid spits on Alex, Aubrey Morris eventually protested having to repeat the action of spitting in McDowell’s face over many takes (as usual for Stanley Kubrick’s direction). At that point Steven Berkoff, who was present in the scene, cheerfully volunteered to do the spitting, and it is his take that was used in the film.
Alex’s prison number is 655321 (Six, double five, three, two, one), truncated from the book’s 6655321. The combination to Alex’s bedroom door is 17-34-89. When the Dim and Georgie as police are dragging Alex between them, their numbers are 665 and 667, implying that Alex is 666.
The book never tells us Alex’s last name. He nicknames himself Alexander the Large while raping the music-loving girls. Malcolm McDowell ad libbed the name "DeLarge," a pun on "the Large," in "Scene 15," registry into prison, which is original to Stanley Kubrick and not in the novel. A continuity error occurs when a caption in "Scene 31," hospital, perhaps filmed earlier, gives Alex’s last name as Burgess after Anthony Burgess. His full name is given as Alex Burgess in a number of the newspaper articles seen after his (coerced) suicide attempt.
In adapting the Anthony Burgess, book, minor incidents and characters were omitted or conflated. Some of their dialogue was reassigned to other characters, including a nameless court official’s line "I hope to God it’ll torture you to madness," reassigned to PR Deltoid. Characters not in the film include a librarian harmed by Alex who gets revenge 2 years later, prison friends (including a kindly abortionist who helps fellow prisoners injured in brawls) and prison enemies (including a man who dies of a heart attack after Alex strikes him in self-defense). A more drastic change is a scene of Alex drugging and raping two 10-year-old girls from the record shop, filmed as a consensual encounter with girls his own age. The film omits the 21st chapter of the book, which wasn’t in the US edition. In this, Alex (no longer ‘cured’) has recruited a new gang and continues his mayhem. Later, he runs into Pete, who now has a job and a family. Alex, having grown older and bored with mayhem, chooses to follow suit. He decides it is more challenging and pleasurable to build and create rather than destroy, and that he would like to build a future for himself. Stanley Kubrick only discovered this additional chapter when the screenplay was "virtually finished," and never gave any serious consideration to using it, as he felt it was inconsistent with the style and tone of the rest of the novel. It is often erroneously reported that he was unaware of the final chapter during the making of the film.
In the novel: It was not a hobo who Alex and his droogies beat up, it is a librarian. The revenge sequence for both the hobo and librarian is very similar.
Miss Weathers the cat woman was weak and helpless in the novel. She was made strong and proud in the film so she could hold her own against Alex’ attack, therefore the audience won’t lose all sympathy for him when he kills her. Miss Weathers uses a bust of Ludwig van Beethoven, Alex’s favorite composer, as a weapon against him, but he soon gets the upper hand and clobbers her. To spare us the violence of her demise, Kubrick cuts to a montage of paintings hanging in the same room.
The ending between the film and novel are Vastly different. The theme in the film is dark and evil as Alex goes back to his old ultra violent ways. As in the novel, the movie ending is indeed in it, but it is not the last chapter. The ending leave off Alex genuinely not wanting to be a menace to society and get a wife and live like a good civilian.
Many phallic references: snake crawling between the legs of the woman in the poster, the popsicles held by the girls in the record store, the tip of Alex’s walking stick, the object used by Alex to kill the woman.
When Alex returns home from prison one of the smaller headlines in the newspaper his father is reading says: "Marty Feldman’s Wife Banned."
In the novel, Georgie and Dim don’t beat Alex as police men; the beating is carried out by Dim along with Billy Boy, their former rival gang leader.
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The wealthiest 400 Americans– that’s right, just four-hundred people– very own GREATER THAN the lower 150 million Americans COMBINED! 400 of the wealthiest Americans have obtained more stashed away compared to half the whole nation! Their mixed total assets is.6 trillion. Throughout the 8 years of the Shrub Management, their wealth has boosted by virtually 0 billion– the same amount that they were demanding We provide to them for the “” bailout”.” Why don’t they simply invest the cash they made under Shrub to bail themselves out? They would certainly still have almost a trillion dollars left over to spread out amongst themselves!
Naturally, they are not going to do that– a minimum of not willingly. George W. Shrub was handed a 7 billion surplus when Costs Clinton left office. Because that loan was OUR cash as well as not HIS, he did just what the abundant favor to do– spend it as well as never ever look back. Now we have a. 5 trillion financial debt that will take 7 generations from which to recoup. Why– on– earth– did– “our–” representatives “– give– these– robber– barons– $ US850 BILLION– of– OUR
— loan? Recently, recommended my own bailout strategy. My ideas, provided below, were based on the particular and basic belief that the abundant must pull themselves up by their own platinum bootstraps. Sorry, others, yet you drilled it right into our heads one way too many times: THERE … IS … NO … FREE … LUNCH ~ PERIOD! As well as thank you for encouraging us to despise individuals on welfare! So, there must have been NO HANDOUTS FROM US TO YOU! Last Friday, after voting VERSUS this BAILOUT, in an extraordinary turn of occasions, the Home FLIP-FLOPPED their “” No” Ballot & & said” Yes””, in a rush variation of a “” bailout” expense vote. DESPITE THE PEOPLE’S OVERWHELMING DISAPPROVAL OF THIS BAILOUT EXPENSE … Even With MILLIONS OF CALLS FROM INDIVIDUAL CRASHING WASHINGTON “” agents” ‘” PHONE LINES … IN SPITE OF CRASHING OUR POLITICIAN’S WEB SITES … IN SPITE OF HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF INDIVIDUALS PROTESTING AROUND THE COUNTRY … THEY ELECTED FOR THIS BAILOUT! Individuals initially was successful on Monday with the House, however failed do it with the Senate and after that THE HOME ACTIVATED US TOO!
It is clear, though, we could not merely proceed protesting without proposing exactly what it is we assume THESE MORONS need to/’ve do/one. So, after seeking advice from a variety of individuals smarter compared to Phil Gramm, here’s the proposition, currently understood as “” Mike’s Rescue Plan.” “( From Michael Moore’s Bailout Plan) It has 10 straightforward, simple points. They are that you DIDN’T, BUT SHOULD’VE:
1. DESIGNATED An UNIQUE PROSECUTOR TO CRIMINALLY INDICT ANY INDIVIDUAL ON WALL STREET THAT INTENTIONALLY ADDED TO THIS COLLAPSE. Prior to any type of new cash was expended, Congress should have dedicated, by resolution, to CRIMINALLY PROSECUTE ANYONE that had ANYTHING to do with the attempted SACKING OF OUR ECONOMY. This indicates that anybody that devoted insider trading, securities scams or any action that assisted cause this collapse should have and also MUST GO TO JAIL! This Congress MUST HAVE asked for a Special Prosecutor who would intensely pursue every person that created the mess, and also any individual else who tries to scam the general public in future. (I like Elliot Spitzer ~ so, he played a little hanky-panky … Wall Street dislikes him & & this is an ADVANTAGE.).
2. THE RICH MUST HAVE PAID FOR THEIR OWN BAILOUT! They might need to reside in 5 residences rather of 7. They could have to drive 9 cars rather of 13. The cook for their mini-terriers might have to be reassigned. Yet there is no chance in heck, after requiring family incomes to decrease more compared to,000 dollars during the Shrub years, that working people and the center course should need to fork over one dime to finance the next yacht acquisition.
If they really needed the 0 billion they say they required, well, below is an easy way they might have increased it:.
a) Every couple makeing over a million bucks a year and also every solitary taxpayer who makes over 0,000 a year should pay a 10% surcharge tax for five years. (It’s the Senator Sanders plan. He resembles Colonel Sanders, only he’s bent on fry the best poultries.) That indicates the rich would certainly have still been paying much less revenue tax compared to when Carter was head of state. That would have increase a total amount of 0 billion.
b) Like nearly every other democracy, they must have charged a 0.25% tax on every supply deal. This would have elevated a lot more than 0 billion in a year.
c) Due to the fact that every stockholder is a patriotic American, shareholders ought to have passed up receiving a dividend look for ONE quarter and rather this cash would certainly have gone the treasury to assist spend for the bullsh * t bailout.
d) 25% of major U.S. firms currently pay NO government income tax. Federal corporate tax obligation profits currently amount to 1.7% of the GDP compared with 5% in the 1950s. If we increased the corporate earnings tax BACK to the degrees of the 1950s, this would certainly provide us an added 0 billion.
All this integrated must have been enough to end the disaster. The abundant would have obtained to maintain their estates as well as their slaves and also our USA government (“” COUNTRY FIRST!”” )would certainly’ve have a little remaining to fix some roads, bridges as well as schools …
3. YOU NEED TO HAVE BOND OUT INDIVIDUAL LOSING THEIR HOMES, NOT THE INDIVIDUALS THAT WILL DEVELOP AN EIGHTH HOUSE! There are 1.3 million homes in repossession today. That is just what is at the heart of this problem. So, as opposed to offering the cash to the banks as a gift, they should have paid down each of these home loans by 0,000. They ought to have required the banks to renegotiate the mortgage so the property owner could pay on its current worth. To guarantee that this aid wouldn’t go to speculators and those who attempted to generating income by turning residences, the bailout should have just been for individuals’s primary homes. And also, in return for the 0K pay-down on the existing home loan, the federal government would have obtained to share in the holding of the home loan so it can obtain a few of its refund. Therefore, the complete preliminary expense of dealing with the home mortgage situation at its roots (rather than with the hoggish lenders) is 0 billion, not 0 BILLION.
As well as let’s establish the record straight. People who have actually failed on their home mortgages are not “” bad threats.” “They are our fellow Americans, and all they wanted was exactly what most of us want: a house to call their very own. Yet, throughout the Shrub years, numerous individuals lost the good paying work they had. SIX MILLION dropped right into poverty! 7 MILLION lost their health and wellness insurance policy! And also, each of them saw their genuine earnings decrease by,000! Those that DARE look down on these Americans that obtained struck with one negative break after one more must be EMBARRASSED.! We are a better, more powerful, much safer as well as happier culture when all our citizens could pay for to live in a home they own.
4. THERE NEEDS TO HAVE BEEN A TERMS THAT IF YOUR BANK OR COMPANY OBTAINED Any One Of OUR LOAN IN A “” BAILOUT,” “AFTER THAT WE OWN YOU. Sorry, that’s how it’s done. If the bank provides me cash so I can buy a house, the financial institution “” possesses” that home till I pay everything back– with passion. Same bargain for Wall Road. Whatever loan you require to survive, if our government considers you a risk-free danger– as well as essential for the good of the country– then you could obtain a car loan, but WE OUGHT TO OWN YOU. If you default, we will certainly sell you. This is just how the Swedish federal government did it and also it worked.
5. ALL LAWS MUST HAVE BEEN BE RECOVERED. THE REAGAN TRANSFORMATION IS DEAD! This disaster occurred because we allowed the fox have the secrets to the hen-house. In 1999, Phil Gramm authored a bill to get rid of all the regulations that regulated Wall Road as well as our banking system. The costs passed and Clinton signed it. Right here’s exactly what Sen.Phil Gramm, McCain’s primary economic consultant, stated at the costs signing:.
“” In the 1930s … it was believed that government was the solution. It was thought that security as well as development originated from federal government bypassing the performance of free enterprises.
“” We are right here today to reverse [that] since we have actually learned that government is not the answer. We have learned that flexibility as well as competitors are the responses. We have actually learned that we promote financial growth and we promote stability by having competition and flexibility.
“” I am pleased to be below because this is a crucial expense; it is a deregulatory costs. I think that is the wave of the future, and also I am extremely proud to have actually been a part of making it a truth.””
. FOR THIS NOT TO REOCCUR, This EXPENSE OUGHT TO HAVE BEEN REPEALED! Costs Clinton could have assisted by leading the initiative for the repeal of the Gramm expense as well as the renewing of also harder guidelines concerning our banks. And also when they were finished with that, they ought to have restored the laws for the airlines, the assessment of our food, the oil industry, OSHA, and also every various other entity that impacts our day-to-days live. All oversight arrangements for any type of “” bailout” need to have had enforcement monies attached to them and also criminal fines for all wrongdoers.
6. IF IT’S AS WELL BIG TO FAIL, THEN THAT SUGGESTS IT’S TOO BIG TO EXIST! Enabling the production of these mega-mergers as well as not enforcing the syndicate and also anti-trust legislations has allowed a number of monetary organizations as well as companies to end up being so large, the very thought about their collapse implies an even larger collapse throughout the entire economic climate. Nobody or 2 business ought to EVER BEFORE have this kind of power! The supposed “” financial Pearl Harbor” “can not occur when you have hundreds– thousands– of institutions where people have their loan. When we have a lots automobile business, if one goes belly-up, we DON’T ENCOUNTER A NATIONAL DISASTER! If we have 3 separately-owned daily newspapers in your community, after that one media firm can’t call all the shots (I recognize … Exactly what am I thinking?! Who reads a paper any longer? Sure happy all those mergers as well as buyouts left us with a STRONG and “” FREE” press!). Regulations Should have been established to prevent business from being so big and also leading that with one slingshot to the eye, the GIANT DROPS and also PASSES AWAY. And also no organization should be enabled to establish up money systems that NO ONE understands. If you can not discuss it in 2 sentences, you should not be taking any individual’s cash!
7. NO EXECUTIVE NEEDS TO EVER BE PAID GREATER THAN 40 TIMES THEIR TYPICAL EMPLOYEE, AND NO EXECUTIVE NEED TO RECEIVE ANY KIND OF “” PARACHUTE” ASIDE FROM THE REALLY GENEROUS SALARY HE OR SHE MADE WHILE WORKING FOR THE FIRM. In 1980, the average American CEO made 45 times what their staff members made. By 2003, they were making 254 times what their workers made. After 8 years of Bush, they now transform 400 times what their ordinary staff member makes. Just how We have actually enabled this to take place at publicly held firms is beyond reason. In Britain, the average Chief Executive Officer makes 28 times what their average employee makes. In Japan, it’s only 17 times! The last I listened to, the Chief Executive Officer of Toyota was living the high life in Tokyo. Exactly how does he do it on so little cash? Seriously, this is an OUTRAGE! We have actually developed the mess we remain in by letting individuals at the top ended up being bloated past belief with millions of bucks. THIS NEEDS TO STOP! Not just should no executive that receives assist of this mess make money from it, yet any exec who was in fee of running his company into the ground need to be TERMINATED before the firm obtains ANY help.
8. CONGRESS SHOULD HAVE STRENGTHENED THE FDIC AND MADE IT A MODEL FOR PROTECTING NOT ONLY PEOPLE’S FINANCIAL SAVINGS, BUT ALSO THEIR PENSIONS AND ALSO THEIR RESIDENCE. Obama was right to recommend expanding FDIC security of individuals’s cost savings in their banks to 0,000. But, this exact same sort of federal government insurance coverage need to be offered to our NEVER need to stress concerning whether the loan they have actually done away with for their seniority will exist. This should have implied rigorous government oversight of business that handle their employees’ funds– or possibly it indicates the companies should have been compelled to transform over those funds and also their management to the federal government? Individuals’s exclusive retired life funds have to likewise be shielded, but possibly it’s time to think about not having one’s retirement purchased the gambling establishment understood as the securities market??? Our government should have a solemn task to ensure that no one that ages in this country has to stress over ending up being penniless.
9. EVERYBODY SHOULD TAKE A DEEP BREATH, RELAX, AND NOT LET CONCERN RULE THE DAY. Switch off your Televisions! We are NOT in the 2nd Great Depression. The sky is NOT falling, Chicken Little! Experts and also political leaders have actually existed to us so FAST as well as FURIOUS it’s tough not to be impacted by all the concern mongering. Even I created to and duplicated what I listened to on the news recently, that the Dow had the biggest eventually decrease in its background. Well, that held true in regards to points, but its 7% decline came no place close to Black Monday in 1987 when the supply market in eventually lost 23% of its value. In the ’80s, 3,000 financial institutions closed, however America really did not go out of company. These organizations have always had their ups as well as downs and also eventually it functions out. It needs to, due to the fact that the rich do not like their wide range being interrupted! They have a vested rate of interest in relaxing things down and obtaining back into their Jacuzzis prior to they slide into their million thread-count sheets to drop off to a tranquil, Vodka restorative and Ambien-induced sleep.
As crazy as things are right currently, 10s of thousands of individuals obtained a cars and truck funding recently. Thousands went to the financial institution as well as obtained a home loan to acquire a residence. Students simply back to college located financial institutions greater than pleased to put them into hock for the following 15 years with a pupil lending. I was also pre-approved for a USK personal loan. Yes, life has gone on with little-or-no-change (apart from the monstrous 6.1% umeployment price, but that took place last month). Not a single person shed any one of his/her loan in financial institution, or a treasury note, or in a CD. And, the maybe the most remarkable point is that the American public FINALLY really did not get the scare campaign. The people didn’t blink, rather telling Congress to take that bailout and shove it. THAT was impressive. Why really did not the populace catch the fright-filled cautions from their head of state and also his cronies? Well, you could just claim ‘Saddam has the bomb’ numerous times prior to individuals understand you’re a lying sack of shit. After eight long years, the country is put on out and also simply can’t take it any kind of longer. The WORLD is fed up & & I do not blame them.
10. THEY NEEDS TO HAVE PRODUCED A NATIONAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTION, A “” PEOPLE’S FINANCIAL INSTITUTION.” “Considering that they’re really itching to publish up a trillion dollars, rather than giving it to a couple of rich individuals, why do not We offer it to ourselves? Since We own Freddie and Fannie, why not set up a People’s financial institution? One that can offer low-interest finances for all kind of people who intend to possess a house, begin a small company, most likely to college, come up with the treatment for cancer cells or create the following great invention. And also, currently that we own AIG – the country’s largest insurer – let’s take the next step and also OFFER WELLNESS INSURANCE POLICY FOR EVERYBODY. MEDICARE FOR ALL! It will certainly CONSERVE us SO MUCH MONEY in the future (not to point out bring assurance to all). As well as, The U.S.A. won’t be 12th on the life span list! We’ll have the ability to have a much longer life expectancy, enjoying our government-protected pension and also will live to see the day when the company criminals who triggered this much suffering are let out of jail to ensure that We could aid re-acclimate them to simple old ordinary, private life– a life with ONE good home as well as ONE gas-free cars and truck developed with help from the People’s Financial institution.
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Wednesday, 26 November 2014
THOUSANDS OF NHS WORKERS TAKE STRIKE ACTION!
HUNDREDS of thousands of NHS employees in The united kingdomt and the north of Ireland went on a four-hour hit on Monday morning.
Nurses, cleansers, porters, midwives, occupational therapists, paramedics, scientists, radiographers, administrator, catering and safety staff joined picket lines round the country.
The unions on strike had been: Unison, Royal university of Midwives, Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians, community of Radiographers, British Association of Occupational Therapists, GMB, Unite, Managers in Partnership and Prison Officers Association.
They are today taking six days of activity lacking strike action, with a-work to rule and an overtime ban. This is basically the 2nd week of manufacturing action when you look at the NHS in continuous dispute over pay.
At Whittington Hospital in north London there clearly was a huge picket of nurses, midwives and other employees.
Jacky Davis, a doctor, joined the picket and told News Line: ‘NHS employees are seeking 1% from a Tory pantry of millionaires. It’s the frontline staff caring for the clients that keep carefully the NHS afloat despite the fact that the government is trying to break it and offer it well.’
At St Anne’s Hospital in N15, in which a lot of the clients are mental health patients, Tim Loveridge, a Unison steward, stated: ‘we don’t believe we’ll get something using this sort of activity.
‘i do believe the management is waiting around for the Labour Party to create things better and I don’t genuinely believe that’s gonna occur. We should broaden the battle over austerity.’
Elaine Johnson, Unison branch officer, stated: ‘We all utilize the NHS. We have to understand that the employees, from cleaners, to assistants and all low compensated staff – we truly need a good wage for all.
‘St Anne’s is down seriously to shut also it’s harmful to the customers and also the neighborhood. In which will be the patients gonna get? I Do Believe the clients are becoming a raw package.’
Whenever expected by News Line if she would help a career associated with medical center against closing, she responded: ‘Of training course it should be occupied.’
At Lewisham Hospital in south-east London, radiographers, midwives and psychological state workers joined up with the a large number of Unison and Unite members from the picket line.
Anita Down, Unite Branch Secretary, stated: ‘We must carry on fighting to guard our stipulations as well as for good rates of pay. The trust is attempting to recruit 200 additional nurses, but as a result of reduced pay that is perhaps not occurring.’
Jigna Patel, Society of Radiographers rep, told News Line: ‘We tend to be fighting against reduced pay and equal opportunities across the public sector. We need to become more noticed. They need to use the views of staff into account.
‘We are committed to serve the community. The Us Government should increase its derisory 1percent pay provide.’
On the picket line at the London Ambulance provider Headquarters in Waterloo Road, central London, the GMB senior organiser, Andy Prendergast told News Line: ‘The turnout for today’s strike is very solid. Just about everyone apart from those agreed for life and limb address with management is following through.
‘It palpably reveals the anger within pay rise being removed. The Pay Assessment Body has actually meant the NHS hasn’t had a pay dispute for 32 years.
‘Jeremy search took their own pay increase as suggested by the pay analysis body. Our action will continue. The general public is on part around. In Addition To government has to sit up and listen.’
During the nearby St Thomas’ Hospital, Mary Sladden, a member of this RCM, stated: ‘i believe it is a proper pity we must take this step. It’s a fantastic task we do, we’re working long hours, we hardly ever have a lunch break because our company is concerned the ladies are going to be without care they need. Cutting the main one per cent reveals an actual not enough value for us additionally the work we do.’
Dealing with the pickets, Jon Skewes, manager for the RCM, stated: ‘Public help has gone up since our last action in October. A study revealed that 82percent associated with general public support our action.
‘In Scotland there is a package in which they paid just what the pay analysis human anatomy bought, in Wales, they got usually the one per cent as a consolidated pay rise. We Must carry on the activity until we have everything we want.’
There was a large turnout of pickets away from Luton and Dunstable Hospital in Bedfordshire, bolstered by the existence of radiographers.
The neighborhood community of Radiographers agent Julius Malilay informed Information Line: ‘This is our second strike action calling for a 1percent pay increase for several NHS workers that has been rejected to united states by this government.
‘We have no alternative but to hit and show the us government we are a power they should acknowledge and not ignore. We have been an essential area of the NHS and then we wish a full time income wage.
‘The federal government dismisses radiographers as absolutely nothing, because they understand we’re right here when it comes to clients and they count on this and believe they could pull off reasonable pay and we’ll endure it.
‘We fear that radiographers will undoubtedly be forced out of the profession because we can’t afford to survive the earnings becoming compensated. Also work circumstances have actually deteriorated therefore we tend to be obligated to work 12-hour changes without any overtime.
‘All unions should turn out together. Within the last hit we came out per week after the other unions. We truly need co-ordinated and synchronised action. We must every emerge together.’
There have been 200 workers from the picket line at Northwick Park Hospital in Harrow, north west London.
The DeLorean DMC12 vehicle through the film to the near future arrived from the picket line to emphasise the drive for the Tory coalition to destroy the NHS.
Steve Sweeney, full time official from the GMB, informed News Line: ‘we worked as a wellness worker for fifteen years. It is a damning indictment associated with the federal government that individuals tend to be sitting on a picket line because they’re declining to pay a measly 1percent pay rise as advised by the pay analysis human body.
‘once the government requires cash to bomb other nations they think it is. And they fund taxation cuts for millionaires. The Tory coalition observed the worst wellness assistant in residing memory, Andrew Landsley, wrecker for the NHS, with Jeremy search, who is a whole lot worse.
‘The reason Northwick Park Hospital reaches the base of the A&E league table for waiting times is obvious, this is the strain of shutting neighborhood A&Es, especially Central Middlesex.
‘The regional Tory MP gets the cheek to claim that it absolutely was due to the pressure of eastern Europeans utilizing the A&E.’
Chris Sunderland, RCM safe practices Rep, stated: ‘We wish reasonable pay, we should take care of the service for mums and infants. In the event that pay is not corresponding to other professions we’re going to not get the calibre of person applying to be a midwife. All Sorts Of Things to maintain criteria for moms and infants.’
John Cass, Unison member and maintenance engineer, said: ‘i’ven’t had a pay rise for 5 years, I am really disillusioned because everything is increasing. I can’t even manage to heat up my personal residence.
‘We should beat most of the privateers from NHS and bring back every little thing internally. We ought to bring back a medical facility cooking area. The foodstuff for patients is coming in pre-packed frozen dishes, this has little nutrition plus the clients don’t enjoy it. We Are In Need Of everyone being released collectively to save the NHS.’
Daniela Capasson, midwife RCM, stated: ‘i’m deputy matron for solution improvements at Northwick Park and I also focus on IT jobs, which examine how workloads affect health.
‘By shutting the maternity device at Ealing Hospital your local community will be obligated to utilize solutions perhaps not inside their community. The tradition, language and social abilities are suffering from at Ealing to deal with your local population there.
‘whenever a female is pregnant it really is a rather susceptible minute in her life. In Northwick Park we would have the risk of delivering dead children. The increased length will impact on the success prices of moms and infants.
‘Last week an infant ended up being delivered from the hectic roundabout simply away from hospital. The daddy needed to flag down moving vehicles for assistance. Travelling from the extreme side of Brent or Ealing with a lady in labour is very risky. Pregnancy is special because we’re working with two customers, mommy and baby.
‘There isn’t any room at Northwick Park, they’re not creating any new structures across the pregnancy division. We are delivering 5,000 children per year and we also are shutting our doors to new admissions whenever device is full.
‘Midwives and health practitioners tend to be dog-tired working at their utmost to care for customers. The 3,000 children delivered each year at Ealing must be sent somewhere else. Hillingdon, West Middlesex, Chelsea and Northwick Park will be unable to make the additional customers.’
Regarding the 50-strong picket range outside Deptford Ambulance facility from the Old Kent path, John Scott said that matched action from most of the unions is the easiest way ahead.
He stated: ‘Do you recall the activity on November 5th in addition to march on Parliament, well revolution is originating on British.
‘I think the a lot more of us that contribute to the battle, the better it’s going to be for all those. I have two sisters which act as instructors, and what’s being done in their mind is appaling. This government are attempting to get instructors to work until 6pm. It’s only child care. It’s nothing at all to do with training
He proceeded: ‘In the ambulance solution we are truly struggling for medics. A lot of us are really let down because we should come to be medics, however now we need to purchase our own training.
‘So the Ambulance service get their medics from every where else, like from Australian Continent, nevertheless the Australian medics can’t drive over right here, so they need to have two staff.
‘And the people who could possibly be medics over here they have been only pushing them on. It’s barmy, it’s absolute madness. And then we do two times the total amount of jobs that we were five years ago’ , he said.
Marcus Davis, Rotherhithe Ambulance facility Unison shop steward stated: ‘I think the closer we reach an over-all election the stronger the activity will probably get.
‘At the moment our company is going for a four hour hit, predominantly on a Monday, but as election gets deeper and closer we’ll aim for a six hour or eight-hour hit.
‘A countless NHS workers work 9am to 5pm, so there is no part of having a 24/7 attack. We’d one-two years ago and therefore was really perseverance. But a four time hit in the morning, after which once more in dash our, that will work.
‘But we don’t need go just how associated with the fire Brigades Union. They had a four time attack recently and no person knew about it.
‘Ambulance employees have been in force. I do believe through the figures of this ambulance service 80 % of the workforce had been out. Which a fairly powerful turnout.
‘We need a strong management therefore the TUC are not providing it. With a very good leadership then individuals will come out at every opportunity.’
At St George’s Hospital in Tooting, south-west London, Bob Holdawanski stated: ‘MPs got 65percent over five years, we got 1percent over five years. We deserve more than 1%.’
Ralph Miram, South of England RCM Organiser, stated: ‘If we had a growth consistent with rising prices our midwives will be £4,000 better off, while NHS managers are getting £166 million in bonuses
‘It’s the anger our midwives believe has taken all of them aside.’
On a lively picket range outside the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital midwife Carmel McCullough informed Information Line ‘i’ve worked when you look at the NHS for 34 years and never worked in conditions because bad since they are now.
‘The saddest thing is-it is now hard to supply the proper solution for moms and their children. It is currently typical to exert effort for 12 hours without some slack and do not complete work with time – here is the norm these days and it is anticipated folks. I Believe this hit is much more about recognition associated with the solution currently without pay.’
On picket range outside Hammersmith Hospital midwife Shelley Thompson said ‘We tend to be hitting over a paltry one per cent and it’s also absurd to state this threatens countless tasks. There’s certainly been a media blackout because of this attack because Cameron does not desire any longer trouble.
‘we say have the Tories out since the NHS is truly enduring as a result of them. If general public knew the damage that is being done there is an over-all strike.’
Pickets outside Charing Cross Hospital in Hammersmith were accompanied by campaigners battling contrary to the closing associated with hospital.
Unite striker Richard Stevenson said: ‘We have already been getting a huge selection of tooting horns from passing motorists , there is tremendous community assistance for the action. We require an indefinite basic strike to kick this government away, that’s how you can protect the NHS.’
Among the campaigners, Desiree Craneborough, informed Information Line: ‘It is key to hold this hospital open, particularly since the closure for the A&E at Hammersmith which has seen waiting times enhance. Hospital workers are the veins and arteries regarding the NHS and additionally they require our help.’
There was an enthusiastic Unison turnout at Homerton Hospital, in Hackney, North-East London.
Ian Bain, indeed there along with his friends and peers through the hospital, said: ‘I want to distribute a message towards the federal government, that I think it’s unfair, that MPs being awarded an 11percent pay enhance because of the Pay Evaluation Board. But hospital staff are supplied only 1percent.
‘I make lower than a normal lifestyle wage, for someone focusing on London. To strike goes contrary to the grain for many people, but we feel that today’s activity is important. We’re just out for a couple hours, so that it’s not the full hit, but a lot more like a shot across the bows for the government.’
There have been lively pickets at a few entrances of this Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, giving out stickers, with a solid contingent of radiographers.
Liam Thetford, Senior Industrial Relations Officer associated with Society of Radiographers said: ‘We’ve got a great deal of assistance from radiographers. The clients tend to be supporting.
‘There are lots of cuts happening in the minute and also this is the final straw – no pay rise for the 5th year. The Pay Assessment system is disbanded for the following year and they’re maybe not going to create a study.
‘There’s plenty of anger from the NHS. If it carries on, it won’t be financially beneficial entering the NHS, exactly what with three years of Uni. The majority are £25,000 or more indebted. The wage must justify working out.
‘There’s a large shortage in radiotherapy. Student attrition rates are large. It’s a complex hands-on task. We study physics detailed and its continuously developing. Modern independent review claims they’re trying to increase radiotherapy solutions, but there’s just not sufficient staff.
‘I’m unhappy as to what the Tories are performing to your NHS, gradually breaking it up and privatising it. It Must not be sold down.’
Unison Steward, Simon Mitchell said: ‘This medical center has become trying to turn it self into a shared. This translates to its switching itself into a private procedure, which could be bought and sold into the highest bidder.
‘It’s a continuing promotion for fairness in pay and conditions also to guard the NHS and all sorts of the general public services. It Might Be great if there were co-ordinated action by all general public sector unions.’
Unison picket, Matt Stevenson stated: ‘once the government initially came to power, they chose to drive a wedge amongst the public together with general public industry – to make the temperature from the city of London while the banking sector- permitting them to complete their slices. The trade union action has to remain true the public industry.”
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Ex Convento de Regina Coelli,Natividad de María Santisima,Cuauhtémoc,Ciudad de México.
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Arquidiócesis Primada de México
Ex Convento Regina Coeli (Natividad de María Santísima)
Párroco Señor Presbítero José Cenobio Ramírez Chávez
Calle de Bolivar No 92
En 1573 la administración virreinal cedió amplios terrenos a las religiosas concepcionistas en el viejo calpulli prehispánico de Moyotlán (más tarde barrio de San Juan) para poder que establecieran un convento.
La fundación, dedicada a la Reina del Cielo traducción de la expresión latina Regina Coeli y a la Natividad de los angeles Virgen María, fue aprobada por el Papa Gregorio XIII en 1578.
El templo del monasterio se edificó en el ángulo que forman las actuales calles de Bolívar y Regina, frente a un espacio libre que ya en el siglo XVII se conocía con el nombre de Plaza Chiquita de Regina. Su forma irregular se origino en el trazo de una de las acequias que atravesaban ese baldío. El convento y el templo primitivos fueron muy pobres, con cimentación deficiente.
Los angeles reestructuración de estos edificios se realizó en 1656 a expensas de Melchor de Terreros. El templo se reformo después y se abrió el 13 de septiembre de 1731. Los angeles obra los angeles proyectó el arquitecto Miguel Custodio Durán y la financió el arzobispo José Lanciego y Eguilaz.
Como todas las plazas y calles de los angeles ciudad colonial anteriores a la gestión del virrey Revillagigedo, la Plaza de Regina no escapó a la suciedad y abandono en que se encontraban los espacios exteriores de la metrópoli: falta de drenaje conveniente, encharcamientos constantes, ausencia de empedrados y banquetas y carencia de iluminación nocturna, que la convertían en un lugar peligroso durante las noches. Además, en ella frecuentemente se asentaban tianguis y tablados de toda índole, habiendo sido utilizada, incluso, con el fin de matanza de animales, mezclándose a todas esas incomodidades el espectáculo de mendigos y menesterosos que se aposentaban en ella durante las funciones religiosas.
Transformación radical sufrió la plaza al ser exclaustradas las monjas concepcionistas, conjuntamente con las de otras órdenes religiosas, el 8 de marzo de 1863, y a pesar de que dichas volvieron al convento durante el imperio de Maximiliano de Habsburgo, el 14 de noviembre de 1867 se entregó el convento a los angeles Secretaría de Guerra, sirviendo de cuartel hasta el 15 de junio de 1871, cuando el gobierno de la República lo dió, en pago de adeudos, al acaudalado Ramón Obregón.
El templo, por su zona, permaneció abierto al culto. Un informe rendido por el regidor del ramo en 1868, hace mención de las obras realizadas con el fin de que desaparecieran la insalubridad y los muladares acumulados en la plaza, donde ya existía una fuente pública que cuidaban las autoridades de la ciudad, insistiendo en que debía barrerse y regarse todos los días "por los aguadores que concurren a la fuente de Regina a sacar agua", así como con el fin de que los areneros, carboneros, zacateros o cualquier otro tratante de este género, asearan el sitio que ocupasen con sus mercaderías. Además, en febrero de ese mismo año, se instalaron faroles de hojalata con aparatos de gas líquido, de trementina, de veinte luces, sustituyendo al alumbrado de aceite instalado por la administración colonial.
Gracias a la generosidad y filantropía de la señorita María Concepción Máxima Béistegui y García, quien a su muerte, ocurrida en 1873, cedió sus bienes con el fin de la fundación de un hospital en lo que fuera el Convento de Regina, se pudieron salvar de la destrucción, que se había iniciado poco un poco antes, el claustro key y las crujías adyacentes al mismo. Así, el denominado Hospital Concepción Béistegui, después de laboriosa adaptación, fue inaugurado por el Gral. Porfirio Díaz el 21 de marzo de 1886.
El resto del convento fue dividido en lotes, construyéndose en su sitio bastantes casas y locales sin ningún valor arquitectónico. En 1967, las autoridades del Departamento del Distrito Federal, ante la necesidad de contar con amplios espacios abiertos en esta zona de la ciudad, eligieron los angeles Plaza de Regina como una de las primeras en la restauración de los centros cívicos capitalinos.
Entonces la plaza fue cerrada al tránsito vehicular en el tramo de la calle de Regina que corría frente al templo, dejándolo fluir únicamente por la calle lateral ubicada al norte de la plaza, y llevando el pavimento pétreo, en adoquín de San Luis Potosí, hasta la fachada misma del templo. Los árboles existentes fueron reubicados al norte de la plaza para permitir mayor visibilidad al edificio.
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Ex Convent Regina Coeli (Nativity of Mary)
Mr. Priest Pastor Jose Ramirez Chavez Cenobio
Bolivar Street No 92
In 1573 the colonial management gave the spacious reasons associated with old religious Conceptionists calpulli prehispanic Moyotlan (later on area of San Juan) to determine a convent.
The foundation, focused on the Queen of Heaven translation for the Latin Regina Coeli plus the Nativity of Virgin Mary, ended up being approved by Pope Gregory XIII in 1578.
The temple of this monastery had been built in the perspective created because of the current roads of Bolívar and Regina, when compared with free space into the seventeenth century and ended up being understood by the name of Piazza Regina Chiquita. Its unusual shape started in the stroke of just one associated with canals running all the way through this wasteland. The convent and primitive chapel had been very poor, poor foundation.
The restructuring of the buildings was performed in 1656 at the expense of Melchor de Terreros. The temple had been later reformed and exposed on September 13, 1731. The task was designed by the architect Miguel Custodio Durán and funded the Archbishop Jose Lanciego and Eguilaz.
As with any the squares and roads associated with colonial town ahead of the handling of Viceroy Revillagigedo, Plaza Regina couldn’t escape the dust and neglect that have been outside areas for the metropolis: not enough proper drainage, ponding constant, no paving and pavements and insufficient night lighting, which became a dangerous location through the night. Moreover, she often decided swap meets and tablados of sorts, having already been used, also to killing creatures, combining all of these discomforts the spectacle of beggars and needy that aposentaban here for religious features.
Square underwent radical change when exclaustradas the Franciscan nuns, as well as those of various other spiritual requests, the March 8, 1863, and even though these returned to the monastery during reign of Maximilian of Hapsburg, 14 November 1867 provided the convent into Secretary of War, offering as headquarters until Summer 15, 1871, once the government of Republic gave it in repayment of debts, the rich Ramón Obregón.
The church, at the same time, remained available for worship. A study released because of the ruler of industry in 1868, tends to make mention of the work done to disappear unhealthiness and middens gathered inside square, where there clearly was already a community resource guarded the town authorities, insisting he swept and watered every single day "by the watermen who attend Regina resource to draw water" and for litter boxes, coal, or other supplier zacateros with this type, asearan occupy the spot along with their product. Furthermore, in February of this 12 months, tin lanterns were installed with fluid gas devices, turpentine, twenty lights, changing oil lights installed because of the colonial management.
Thanks to the generosity and philanthropy of Miss Maria Conception High Beistegui and Garcia, whom at their demise in 1873, transferred its possessions on first step toward a hospital with what ended up being once the Convent of Regina, were conserved from destruction, that had started shortly before, the primary cloister and also the bays right beside it. Alleged Beistegui Conception Hospital, after laborious version, ended up being inaugurated by General Porfirio Diaz on March 21, 1886.
The remainder convent ended up being divided into lots, built a few homes set up and local architectural pointless. In 1967, the authorities of this Federal District, towards requirement for available areas in this region of the city, chose Regina Square among the first-in the renovation of civic centers when you look at the money.
Then square had been closed to traffic regarding the stretch of Regina Street that went opposite the temple, simply allowing it to flow along the side street only north of this square, carrying the rock pavement in San Luis Potosi cobble up the facade regarding the temple itself. Existing woods were relocated on north regarding the square allowing better presence toward building.
Bellevue and Olive (1945 and 2010)
Image by Rob Ketcherside
In the "Then" photo (see commentary — it is suggested starting in a window to view side-by-side), Seattle is semi-celebratory. Nazi Germany surrendered unconditionally only 2 months before, and Hitler had been dead. But war continued to rage with Japan. The massive headline on the Seattle instances on July 10th (day of the photo) read "YANKS RAID 72 TOKYO AIR FIELDS". The address image revealed a bomber with curved propellers, smoke billowing black colored, and firefighters spraying clouds of retardant on its belly: "B-29 Burns on Iwo[jima]". Heroes regarding the air-raid limped residence to an unceremonious landing.
I have no reason at all to believe the headline. Air industries, actually? Spring and Summer of 1945 had been unnaturally hot in Tokyo. The B-29 burning is eye-catching, but Tokyo burning — and decay of the burned carcass — is disgusting and horrifying (i am because sickened as you by the World Trade Center pictures at the top of that page, but we dare you to definitely scroll down). You realize in regards to the instantaneous death of Hiroshima (just 27 days after our picture) and Nagasaki (+3 times, they didn’t surrender fast enough), but just how familiar have you been because of the scary of the firestorms that swept Tokyo’s lumber buildings? We were only available in March with a concentrated napalm bombing of just one little square, only a few kilometers per side. The research revealed how combustible the town to be real, and subsequent bombings were more cost-effective with a spread out attack which put fires that connected together and ruined whole elements of the town. Two years ago today I joined up with a crazy fitness event in Tokyo. 1000s of young kids and youthful elderly set out from central Tokyo to see if they could stroll towards the hills 26 miles away without food or liquid (my time, about 6:30). It’s been held since 1987, you’ll join all of them on 14th, walk-ups are welcome. I believe this was started by evacuees of 1945, to teach this new generation a sense of frustration and the self-esteem that outcomes from surviving a terrible trip. It can not be a coincidence that it’s held from the weekend closest into the anniversary of March 8 bombings. Between 1941 and 1945, Tokyo’s population dropped from 7 million to 3.5 million. I’m not sure how many fled starving on hemorrhaging foot, and exactly how numerous were put aside to the elements.
"Now", a somewhat obese gentleman sticks out front associated with Crescent, unworried about his freedoms and likely no thought of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan in the head. (An aside, a few months ago the Crescent had a banner nevertheless "Go Seahwawks" [sic — the whole point]. That sign won’t be forgotten).
"Then", actually that a sailor standing at the place of Olive and Howell, halfway on the street as though he’s waiting around for a ride, out in front of the identical building that now houses the Crescent? Reviews of The Crescent on Yelp call it "naughty old school" — maybe this sailor reached know the spot really as a getaway from war he must return to and win.
Another headline of page one of many Seattle occasions conjures photos of Metallica’s first music video: "First Soldier to reduce Four Limbs Arrives". Medicine was not the same thing "Then" as it is "Now". Today, amputee veterans are commonplace because we do not lose so many to death. Benefit-Cost analysis informs us that dead individuals are really worth significantly more than hurt people (cost not so much), thus I have more value for veterans associated with the limitless gulf conflicts.
Up the block "Then" during the intersection with Denny, a Trackless Trolley has reached the curb at a now long-removed coach end. The streetcars had been eliminated just 5 years earlier than then. Seattle got its little finger inside pork-barrel of federal bucks in 1939, benefiting from financing program to create new infrastructure and repay current streetcar financial obligation. Have you thought to just reinvest in existing songs and provide economic suggestions about purchasing functions? Given that it wasn’t before hippy revolutions that individuals became versed in "reduce, reuse, recycle". If perhaps Seattle had waited a few more years, there would have been no buses left to buy as all factory lines turned to manage of the Office of Production control, making army vehicles. "Then", you can view the grooves within the asphalt where in actuality the streetcar paths had been cut out. It is possible to see deceptive outlines from leaky engines or transmissions, leaving a trail of demise for the salmon populations.
"Then", a big W is prominent regarding the wedge-shaped building regarding the remaining. "Now" it’s The Saint Social Club. The walls of these lounge and internet site are adorned with photos of matadors, which confuses me because I don’t remember any in Val Kilmer’s Russia. "Then", once more, it was a dentist in addition to W drew attention to their particular advanced Westinghouse X-ray device. Have you any idea or care exactly what maker made your dentist’s X-ray? I was within my dental practitioner this morning. The woman X-ray is hand-held USB, attached to a Windows PC. I’m very happy to recommend you, I get a tiny kick-back. Inform me.
Discover these bad credit images:
NS-06991 – Peggy’s Cove
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PRIOR TO GOING TO JERUSALEM – THESE DAYS SOME OF NOVA SCOTIA (my residence)
This is taken regarding the first hike of the season at Pollys Cove with outstanding view of the famous Peggy’s Cove and lighthouse inside length. It was an extremely windy and cool day.
The is undoubtedly probably the most famous lighthouse in Canada and something of the most photographed lighthouses on earth, the real history regarding the light at Peggy’s Cove is little known. Different variations account fully for title. Peggy is the nickname for Margaret and the community may have obtained title from nearby Saint Margaret’s Bay, especially since the point marks the eastern entry towards bay. Other reports suggest Peggy was an early settler. A well known intimate variation claims a woman named Peggy ended up being the sole survivor of a shipwreck and there are even American households which claim lineage through the shipwrecked Peggy.
System of Liquid: St. Margaret’s Bay
Region: South Shore
Scenic Drive: Lighthouse Path
Began and Lit: 1915
Structure Type: Octagonal cement tower, white, purple lantern
Tower level: 15.24 meters (50ft)
Height Above Water: 20.42 meters (67ft)
Characteristic: Fixed Red Light
It had been decided to erect a light to mark the east entry to St. Margaret’s Bay in 1868. While most widely known as "the Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse", it was and remains, officially understand due to the fact Peggy’s aim Lighthouse as its purpose is always to mark the purpose, perhaps not the cove. The cove possesses its own small light regarding government wharf. The initial lighthouse was a wooden tower, built atop a keeper’s dwelling at the point. It had been a red light and used a catoptric reflector (a round silver-plated mirror) to magnify the kerosene oil lamp. The wood tower, built atop a keeper’s dwelling was replaced by the present tower in 1915, an enjoyable and stout concrete octagon 15.24 meters (50ft) west of the initial light. The keeper’s dwelling remained for quite some time close by as did a tall flagpole displaying coded black colored cones and balls to warn of poor weather approaching. The new lighthouse showed a white light from a dioptric lens, a series of cup prisms, to magnify the light. Several colour and character modifications used, the most recent being the alteration from white to green and then to red.
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3 Image HDR/DRI with 14 image visibility for crane swivel light trails. Farrer Path, Singapore.
My aunt lives in that area and I always liked exactly how powerful the region is. That is mostly of the places where in actuality the traffic is constant, which makes it good-for light path shooting.
In all honesty, I didn’t like spot anyway. There wasn’t such a thing interesting except that the light trails coming from the cars. So I thought very long and difficult about making this night scene interesting to check out. After all, I’d like to supply the market some credit. Therefore I tried various other compositions but that don’t appear to assist often.
Ended up being about to bring my stuff whenever I noticed the swivelling lights coming from the tower cranes as they spin. And I also considered to myself; imagine if I capture while making those into light trails caused by the swivelling cranes? To ensure that’s how the idea came into fruition.
The bad part is, it took myself nearly 2 hours to shoot this alone. The cranes hardly relocated anyway, and I was hungry and missed supper. Well, I’d do anything merely to make this chance complete. 🙂
PS, Zaha Hadid is an excellent designer in terms of natural types called the woman trademark in design and structure. You can examine out her awesome building project right here: www.zaha-hadid.com/architecture/farrer-court/
Der Himmel über Berlin or Fall for the Wall 2
Image by Collin Key
1987, couple of years ahead of the autumn regarding the Berlin wall, Wim Wenders shot his enchanting road motion picture ‘Der Himmel über Berlin’ (Sky over Berlin, although English title ended up being ‘Wings of need’). It really is about depressive angels helplessly struggling to help individuals in a depressed town until one of them seems the need to come to be individual himself…
Wenders later told he had envisaged the angels to call home upon the Brandenburger Tor which, however, was then part of the east element of city simply behind the Berlin wall surface.
I am going to translate a passage of that interview as it recalls the follies of those times so vividly:
"we went to the East German ‘Minister of Film’, Horst Pehnert… [to require permission].
He said: ‘good, let me see the script.’
Bad begin: ‘i’ve no script.’
‘Well, what exactly is it to-be after that, a documentary?’
‘Nope’ i stated, ‘fiction. Principal characters tend to be angels.’
He viewed me speechless however noticed the catch. ‘they’ve been hidden. Hence they may be able roam easily wherever they desire?’
‘True’, i stated, ‘they understand no walls.’
‘not really THE wall surface?’ he hit the point.
‘Exactly’ i responded. ‘And that’s why i’m here. I want to capture on Brandenburger Tor.’ it had been my dream which they’d stay upon that gate.
The minister laughed full 10 minutes before he plainly stated: ‘such a thing also remotely associated with THE wall makes it positively unthinkable we will help you in just about any means with this particular task.’
Indeed the film did have some shots from East Berlin though. They certainly were taken by an eastern cameraman whoever title had been never revealed into the credits. They smuggled the film moves concealed in a classic VW over the checkpoints.
25 many years later on my sky over Berlin is much better than compared to the film; though angels i did not see inside it. Only seek your self…
A few nice cashback credit card images I found:
Only I got this
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Some cool mastercard images:
initial impression of the pre paid mastercard from mygocard.co.uk
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Amadeo – Mastercard – McCann Erickson – 2009
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En el marco de la promoción “Haciendo Goles”, la tarjeta presentá una nueva campaña que busca acercar a la marca al público futbolero. El protagonista es un personaje ficticio autor de las canciones que se escuchan en la cancha. A través de los comerciales creados en formato documental, Amadeo, un músico profesional y experimentado, demostrará su relación con los amantes de este deporte.
La nueva campaña 360º, incluye 5 piezas de televisión y 4 videos virales para Internet que muestran al protagonista cuándo descubre su oficio y da origen a algunos de los cantos más populares del fútbol en su infancia, y ya de grande, convertido en un compositor consagrado, y creador de clásicos como “Todos la vuelta vamos a dar”. Además, se incluyen videos virales con canciones que Amadeo compuso con cariño para los Directores Técnicos, Lineman, Jugadores Transferidos y Dirigentes.
La publicidad se estará emitiendo a través de espacios en TV, radio, medios gráficos, Internet, Mobile y acciones virales.
La creatividad de la acción estuvo a cargo de McCann Erickson. El nuevo comercial busca rescatar un momento Priceless que es el que los hinchas viven en la cancha cuando cantan a coro himnos futboleros para alentar a sus equipos.
Agencia de publicidad: McCann Erickson.
Director general creativo: Sebastián Castañeda.
Productora; Reed Creek.
Estudio: Circo Beat.
A few nice personal finance images I found:
Human Hand Human Body Part One Person Food And Drink Food Preparation Baking Sheet Holding Indoors Bread Freshness Oven Personal Perspective Baked Bakery Business Finance And Industry People Baker – Occupation One Man Only Baking Bread Cake♥
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Aiming upward in New York City.
A few nice annual credit report gov images I found:
Image from page 170 of “Annual report of the Governor of the Panama Canal for the fiscal year ended June 30, 1919” (1919)
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Title: Annual report of the Governor of the Panama Canal for the fiscal year ended June 30, 1919
Year: 1919 (1910s)
Authors: Canal Zone. Office of the Governor
Subjects: Canal Zone Politics and government Periodicals.
Publisher: Washington : G.P.O.
Contributing Library: University of Florida, George A. Smathers Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: University of Florida, George A. Smathers Libraries with support from Lyrasis and the Sloan Foundation
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9684,2962,845 7,7791,0415,6373,3542,7833,098 37,9023,1581,599 Table No. 7.—Number of repairs to rolling stock. Month. 1918. July August September October November December 1919. January February March April May June Total Average this year.Average last year. Locomotives. Heavy. Running. 675i 7 828885901880897940 905 744877692796 10,211851970 Cars. Shop. Field 252222210163121222 181210282189170237 2,459205299 1,4271,5981,6141,1761,5341,750 1,8041,4232,1.521,6071,5561,518 19,1591,5971,920 Cranes. 2261938 Others. Total. 2,5502,7372,7582,2492,5882,946 2,9122,4093,3372,5022,5442,665 32,1972,6833,236 REPORT OF SUPERINTENDENT, MECHANICAL DIVISION. 133 Table No. 8—Mechanical DUisiun, fiscal year 1918-19. Status as of June 30. 1919 : Credit. Overhead expense .0,210. 54 Reserves : Equipment repairs , 997. 77 Structure repairs 22, 897. 10 Accrued leave, holiday time ^ 138, 44G. 36 185, 341. 23 Stock on liaud 22, GOO. 18 Work in progress 408, (!84. 80 Total 756, 836. 75 140921°—19 10
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Title: Appendix to the Journals of the Senate and Assembly of the … session of the Legislature of the State of California
Year: 1853 (1850s)
Authors: California. Legislature
Subjects: Legislative journals
Publisher: Sacramento : State Printing
Contributing Library: San Francisco Public Library
Digitizing Sponsor: San Francisco Public Library
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e Insurance and Trust American Credit Indemnity.. Ocean Accident and Guarantee Bankers Life Association Decimal Mutual Life Fidelity Mutual Aid Pacific Coast Casualty Total ,670 736,716 6020 0075 0020 0030 00 131 0620 0020 00 1,345 681,433 2820 0020 0065 0020 0020 0020 00 20 00 903 32 30 00 40 00 20 00 522 56 263 79 30 00 132 9130 00 30 0020 001,166 3420 0050 00 918 6120 0020 0020 0020 00 20 0035 0020 0020 0020 0020 0020 0020 0035 00 ,134 88 I certify the foregoing to be a full, true, and correct statement of thereceipts of the Insurance Department of the State of California for theyear nineteen hundred and two. M. M. RHORER,Deputy Insurance Commissioner. Subscribed and sworn to before me, this 29th day of July, A. D. 1903. [notarial SEAL.] JAMES L. KING, Notary Public in and for the City and Countyof San Francisco, State of California. THIRTY-SIXTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER STATE OF CALIFORNIA YEAR ENDING DECEMBER131, 1903 E. MYRON WOLF, Insurance Commissioner
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SACRAMENTO:w. w. SHANNON, : : : : superintendent state printing. 1905. THIRTY-SIXTH ANNUAL REPORT INSURANCE COMMISSIONER OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA Insurance Department, San Francisco, August 1, 1904.To His Excellency, George C. Pardee, Governor of the State of California:Sir: In compliance with the provisions of Section 595 of the Polit-ical Code, I submit herewith the thirty-sixth Annual Report of theInsurance Department of the State of California, showing the con-dition of insurance business in this State for the year ending December31, 1903. The total number of companies authorized to transact insurancebusiness in the State during the said year was 212. Of these, 133were fire and marine companies; thirty-three legal reserve life insur-iince companies; three assessment life, health, and accident insurancecompanies; thirty-three miscellaneous companies, and ten county firemutuals. Of the 133 fire and marine insurance companies, eighty-four transactonly fire business; thirty-three do
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6.6.2016 Scouting Report to the Commonwealth
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On Monday, June 6, 2016, Lt. Governor Polito attended the Second Annual Scouting Report to the Commonwealth, a ceremony held in the State Senate Chamber to honor the achievements and continued success of the Boy Scouts in Massachusetts.
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