David Alan Coulier is an American stand-up comedian, voice actor, television host, private pilot. He is well known for playing Joey Gladstone on the ABC sitcom Full House and for voicing Peter Venkman on The Real Ghostbusters, the cartoon adaptation of Ghostbusters, the infant incarnations of Animal and Bunsen on Muppet Babies. David Alan Coulier Couwlier, was born to David Alan Couwlier and Arlen Couwlier in St. Clair Shores, Michigan, on September 21, 1959, his mother's side of the family is from Bathurst, New Brunswick and his paternal grandmother was a Jewish immigrant from Germany. He got his start in stand-up comedy in high school by impersonating his principal and other staff over his high school's PA system, he graduated in 1977 from Notre Dame High School in Harper Woods, where he was a member of the varsity ice hockey team, playing defense alongside future NHL player John Blum. Coulier attended high school with Mark Cendrowski, whose claim to fame is directing The Big Bang Theory. Coulier and Cendrowski have been friends since the third grade and were always making 8mm films together during high school.
Coulier attended The University of Michigan but dropped out after his freshman year to pursue comedy full time. Coulier met future Full House co-star Bob Saget through the Los Angeles comedy circuit; the two became good friends and Coulier lived with Saget and his then-wife Sherri on their couch in the early 1980s as he struggled to get his career started. He was cast as a player for Saturday Night Live for the 1986 season. However, right before the season started, casting changes were made and he was left off the show, it was said that many of the producers felt he was too similar in humor style to Dana Carvey, joining the show in 1986, and, why the change was made. Coulier has done extensive voice work for shows including Scooby and Scrappy-Doo, The Real Ghostbusters, Slimer! and the Real Ghostbusters, Extreme Ghostbusters, Muppet Babies after Howie Mandel left, The Jetsons, Rude Dog and the Dweebs, Detention. From 1984 to 1985, he was the host of a comedy series on Nickelodeon known as Out of Control.
Coulier is known for playing Joey Gladstone on the ABC sitcom Full House. He stayed on the show from 1987 until its cancellation in 1995, he was famous for doing impersonations. In addition to Full House, Coulier appeared on Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher, he has hosted America's Funniest People and Opportunity Knocks. Additionally, he was a voice actor in Yogi Bear and the Magical Flight of the Spruce Goose and has voiced Felix the Cat on a few occasions, he put out a solo album called Cut It Out, a self-proclaimed tribute to "tank tops and short shorts." In addition to his voice work, Coulier has taken a few acting parts, appearing in the Disney Channel Original Movie's The Thirteenth Year and The Even Stevens Movie, as well as the Nickelodeon original movie Shredderman Rules. He starred in an unaired pilot for FX called Whispers and Balls, he founded his own children's entertainment company, F3 Entertainment, in 2000. In 2003, Coulier appeared on season three of The Surreal Life. In 2006, he appeared on the TV reality show Skating with Celebrities on FOX, where he was paired with Olympic medalist Nancy Kerrigan.
They were eliminated in episode four. He is a member of Duck's Breath Mystery Theater touring comedy troupe as well as the host of the series Animal Kidding, his work on Robot Chicken is his most "adult" to date, voicing off-color situations, like Popeye savagely beating Wimpy over a debt. On June 2, 2008, Chikara, a professional wrestling promotion based in Philadelphia, announced that Coulier was elected by the Chikara Board of Directors as the new commissioner of the company, a position that he held for two years until the next election. Coulier is the successor to fellow Full House cast member Bob Saget. In 2009, Coulier provided the voice for Bob McKenzie on the Canadian animated series Bob & Doug, based on the SCTV characters Bob and Doug McKenzie. Coulier became the first person other than Rick Moranis to portray the character, as Moranis was not interested in resuming the part. Coulier says he understands that longtime fans might be skeptical of his take on the role, but he could not help jumping at the chance to portray one of his favorite comic characters.
"It's huge shoes to fill. It's such an established, great character and I guess the only thing I have going for me is that it kind of sounds alike and that half of my family is from Canada." His mother's family is from New Brunswick. Coulier continued to make regular television appearances as the host of shows such as America's Funniest People and America's Most Talented Kid, he continues to tour the U. S. and Canada as a stand-up comedian. Coulier reprises his role as Joey Gladstone for the Full House spin-off Fuller House. In the early 1990s, Coulier was married for two years to Jayne Modean, they have one son, named Luc Coulier, born in 1990. Having divorced, he started dating Alanis Morissette, but they broke up shortly before she recorded her album Jagged Little Pill, he is rumored to be the subject of Morissette's song "You Oughta Know." In 2005, Coul
Thomas Colley Porter was Mayor of Liverpool, England, in 1827-1828. The election, in which he defeated Nicholas Robinson, was mired by accusations of corruption. Parliamentary historian Margaret Escott says that the 1827 mayoral election, which the plumber and painter Porter won by 1780 votes to 1765 in a poll that lasted six days, was "the most expensive and violent mayoral contest" up to that time. Porter, a Whig, had the support of the Liverpool Mercury while Robinson, a corn merchant, was favoured by the Corporation. Escott says that the main issues were "management of the docks, local commerce, ‘junta’ domination and proposals for a householder and property-based franchise". Votes were bought at prices ranging between £6 and £50, with the candidates spending in total around £8000-10000 each; the two sides co-operated with a subsequent inquiry that resulted in three people being prosecuted and disenfranchised for bribery. There had been 3545 voters and the situation was fuelled by the economic expansion of the city, which meant that some people were awash with money.
Robinson was elected as mayor unopposed in the following year. Porter Street in Liverpool was named after Thomas Porter, he had a business manufacturing white lead on Mill Lane, which became a continuation of Great Howard Street. From 1827 until his death, he lived at a large house, variously described as being in St Anne Street and in Mansfield Street, that became judge's lodgings, it had been constructed and occupied by Samuel Sandbach, another mayor of Liverpool. Although not interested in politics, his oldest son called Thomas, married the daughter of Charles Horsfall, another Liverpool mayor. Menzies, E. M.. "The Freeman Voter in Liverpool, 1802-1835". Transactions of The Historic Society of Lancashire & Cheshire. 124: 85–107. Broadside Ballads Online
Kutztown Area High School is a public high school in Kutztown, United States. It was built in 1961, with an annex added in 1974 and underwent major renovations in 2016, it is part of the Kutztown Area School District. The school supplies Apple MacBook Air laptops to every student as part of the "one-to-one laptop initiative" It is infamous for its group of thirteen students, referred to as the "Kutztown 13", who violated its technology code of conduct and were subjected to external disciplinary action in 2005. In October 2004, the school distributed Apple iBook laptops to all students, as part of the "One-to-One" program to facilitate school work; each computer was installed with safety instruments. Access to the safety and monitor settings was available via the use of an administrator password; the school administrators set the administrator password on all laptops to "50Trexler" in reference to the street address of the school. Multiple media reports indicated that the password was "taped onto the back of each computer" when they were handed out.
What was on the back was a permanently affixed label with the school's address, although the Kutztown Area High School Administration did realize that the password should have been less obvious. A student or students found out the password, 200 to 300 students had knowledge of the password; these students were able to bypass the school's security system to access chat software view web pages blocked by school policy, install file sharing applications, video games, other unauthorized software, reverse the installed monitoring software to spy on other students and faculty. The school disciplined students for these offenses, from detentions and leading to suspensions for repeated policy violations. With each disciplinary action given, the school claimed. On May 2, 2005, school administrators contacted the Kutztown Borough Police Department with a request to investigate, prosecute, 13 students for violating the school's Acceptable Use Policy after they modified their laptops; the parents of the students were not notified of this criminal investigation because the school was afraid the parents would not be pleased that pictures were being taken of the students, through the computers, at home.
Much of the information released to the media was from the uncle of one of the 13 students and based on comments by the students. On May 31, 2005 the police notified the parents of 13 students that their children were being charged under Pennsylvania crimes code section 7615 for computer trespass, a 3rd degree felony according to Pennsylvania law. In late August 2005, the Berks County juvenile probation office offered to drop all charges in exchange for 15 hours of community service, a letter of apology, a class on personal responsibility and a limited probation period. One student did not accept these conditions, he was emancipated of all charges. Gillian Ryan, swimmer Keith Haring, artist Julie Stark, artist Official website
Emily Scott is a British rugby sevens player. She was selected as a member of the Great Britain women's national rugby sevens team to the 2016 Summer Olympics, she attended Brunel University. In 2014 Scott was among several female English rugby players to receive professional contracts. Scott was selected for the 2017 Women's Rugby World Cup squad. Emily Scott at the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series "Emily Scott at England Rugby". Archived from the original on 2015-02-04. Retrieved 2016-08-11. CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown Emily Scott at Team GB Emily Scott at the International Olympic Committee Emily Scott at Olympics at Sports-Reference.com
Frederick Paul Gentry was an American professional, now he is a coach in Lobos da Malveira A McNeese State Cowboys graduate, Gentry achieved greater success abroad, winning the African Club Champions in 2006 with Petro de Luanda. In Portugal, he collected, including four league titles. Born in San Diego, Gentry started playing basketball at DeQuincy Highschool, in DeQuincy Louisiana earning a scholarship at McNeese State University, he competed in the NCAA Division I, with the Cowboys under coach Tic Price in his last year as senior, averaging 10.8 points per game, as the Cowboys lost in the Midwest Regional to the Bulldogs. Undrafted, Gentry moved to Europe, starting his professional career in the Portuguese League, playing one season on the Azorean team, Lusitânia, before he moved to Ginásio da Figueira. There, he improved his scoring ability, increasing from 13.5 points per game in 2004-05, to 16 points per game in the next season. This led to a move for the more competitive Angolan league, joining Petro de Luanda in 2006 and helping them win two leagues, one Cup, one African Club Champions, having runner-up medals in the 2007 African Club Champions, on the Angolan Supercup.
Gentry returned to Portugal on 23 August 2007, signing with FC Porto, helping the northerners conquer the League Cup in the only season there. He returned to Angola, to play another season at Petro de Luanda, but with much less success than before, he moved to Interclube on 16 September 2009; the 33-year-old returned to Portugal on 25 August 2010, signing with CAB Madeira, helping them win the Portuguese Cup, while averaging 16.7 points per game in the regular season, 15.3 on the playoffs. On 5 June 2011, Gentry moved to Benfica, became an important player for them in the following five years, winning four league titles and fourteen other cups, he debuted in European competitions, in the 2014–15 EuroChallenge. At age 37, Gentry renewed his contract with Benfica for another season, left the club in 2016 to play for a second time for CAB Madeira. GinásioPortuguese Basketball Champions Tournament: 2003–04Petro LuandaAngolan Basketball League: 2005–06 2006–07 Angola Cup: 2006–07 African Club Champions: 2006PortoLeague Cup / Hugo dos Santos Cup: 2007–08CAB MadeiraPortuguese Basketball Cup: 2010–11BenficaPortuguese League: 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013–14, 2014–15 Portuguese Basketball Cup: 2013–14, 2014–15, 2015–16 League Cup / Hugo dos Santos Cup: 2012–13, 2013–14, 2014–15 Super Cup: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 António Pratas Trophy: 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015 RealGM profile EuroBasket Profile
The Prince Philip Dental Hospital is a dental teaching hospital in Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong. It houses the Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Hong Kong and is governed by the Prince Philip Dental Hospital Ordinance. Government Civil Hospital was opened in 1849 on this site to provide Western medical care; the first hospital was destroyed by a typhoon in 1874 and relocated to new site at the former Hotel d'Europe and Central Police Barracks on Hollywood Road. The second site burned down in 1878. A third site was acquired in 1879 by relocating to the old Lock Hospital and remained there until it closed for good in 1937 after the opening of the Queen Mary Hospital. After 1937 the site was repurposed to handle infectious diseases as Sai Ying Pun Hospital and closed by 1978; this second hospital was demolished to make way for the current Dental Hospital. Construction on the $200 million hospital, designed by the Architectural Services Department, began in 1979, it was planned as a response to a shortage of dentists in the territory.
It was opened on 24 March 1981 by then-president of the British Dental Association. Soon after the hospital opened, the Independent Commission Against Corruption carried out an extensive investigation into the provision of equipment at the new facility due to suspected commercial fraud. Much of the original equipment were suspected copies of reputable models and were not operable. Repairs and replacements had to be carried out on all dental chairs, bunsen burners, dental drills, instrument modules, ultrasonic scalers, operating lights. Investigators stated. In 1983 the hospital board chairman Lydia Dunn stated that the hospital was one of the foremost dental teaching hospitals in the world. A 1984 report by the Audit Commission stated that 23% of the original equipment in the hospital was faulty, blaming the blunder on mismanagement and confused responsibility. Still, the hospital was considered world-class, the first cohort of dental graduates eased the critical shortage of dentists in Hong Kong from 1985 onward.
As of 2016, two in three dentists in Hong Kong graduated from the University of Hong Kong. The HKU School of Dentistry was ranked #1 in the world in the 2016 QS World University Rankings. Official website