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Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series

The Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series is an award given by the Screen Actors Guild to honor the finest ensemble acting achievements in comedy series. 2 awardsDesperate Housewives The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel The Office Sex and the City3 awardsOrange Is the New Black Seinfeld 4 awardsModern Family 2 nominationsBarry Black-ish GLOW The Kominsky Method The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Ugly Betty Weeds3 nominations3rd Rock from the Sun Arrested Development Curb Your Enthusiasm Entourage4 nominationsAlly McBeal Glee Mad About You Orange Is the New Black Seinfeld5 nominationsDesperate Housewives Sex and the City Veep Will & Grace6 nominationsThe Big Bang Theory7 nominations30 Rock Everybody Loves Raymond Friends The Office8 nominationsModern Family10 nominationsFrasier Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Comedy Series SAG Awards official site

Philip Carey

Philip Carey was an American actor. On July 15, 1925, Carey was born as Eugene Joseph Carey in New Jersey, he grew up in Rosedale and Malverne, New York. Carey studied drama at University of Miami. Carey served in the United States Marine Corps, was wounded as part of the ship's detachment of the USS Franklin during World War II, served again in the Korean War. Carey's acting career began in 1950. One of his earliest roles was Lt. Bob Perry in John Wayne's Operation Pacific. Carey made appearances in films such as I Was a Communist for the FBI, This Woman Is Dangerous with Joan Crawford, The Nebraskan, Calamity Jane with Doris Day, Mister Roberts, The Long Gray Line, Port Afrique with Pier Angeli, Monster. Carey's career started with 10 characters in 10 episodes of the Ford Theatre, a popular 1950s television series, he narrated 31 episodes of the documentary Untamed World. He portrayed fictional detective Philip Marlowe in a 1959 ABC series of the same name, he portrayed four different characters on as many episodes of ABC's mystery series 77 Sunset Strip starring Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.

He was among the guest stars in GE True, hosted by Jack Webb. In 1956, Carey starred on the NBC series Tales of the 77th Bengal Lancers. Carey's character was portrayed as Canadian because Carey could not master a British accent, he played the character Simon Battle in The Rifleman. In 1961, he guest-starred in an episode of The Asphalt Jungle. In the episode "One Way Ticket" of the ABC/Warner Brothers western series, Carey plays the outlaw Cole Younger, being transported by railway to the penitentiary in Denver, Colorado; the character Cheyenne Bodie, in this episode a United States marshal, is assigned to guard Younger, but Bodie encounters one distraction after another, including friendship with a widow and her 10-year-old son played by Maureen Leeds and Ronnie Dapo, respectively. Twice Younger escapes, but he decides based on Bodie's stern advice to accept prison with the hope of a pardon. Younger in the episode says that Bodie is so convincing that he should have been a "politician or a preacher".

From 1965 to 1967, Carey played Captain Edward Parmalee on the NBC western television series Laredo. His co-stars included Peter Brown and Neville Brand. After Laredo, Carey guest-starred in an episode of ABC's military-western Custer starring Wayne Maunder in the title role. Carey had played Custer himself in The Great Sioux Massacre and played Captain Myles Keogh at the Battle of the Little Big Horn in Walt Disney's Tonka in 1959. In 1971, Carey guest-starred on the landmark fifth installment of All in the Family, playing Steve, an ex–professional football player friend of Archie Bunker's who tells Archie he is gay; the episode was entitled "Judging Books by Covers". From 1979 until late 2007, he played the protective Texan patriarch Asa Buchanan on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live, he appeared in the low-budget horror film Monstroid in 1980. Carey became well known for a series of tongue-in-cheek television commercials for Granny Goose potato chips, in which he self-identified as "Granny Goose", portraying the company's spokesperson as a tough cowboy.

A lifelong smoker, Carey underwent chemotherapy. In late March 2007, it was announced, he had appeared in one episode in 2003 and one episode of All My Children in 2004. He appeared in an additional nine episodes of One Life to Live between January 3, 2007 and May 16, 2007. Carey turned down an offer to go to recurring status with the show. In 1949, Carey married Maureen Peppler, they have 3 children, Jeff and Lisa. The marriage ended in a divorce. In 1976, Carey married Colleen Welch, they have 2 children and Shannon. Carey was close friends with Clint Ritchie and Robert S. Woods. On February 6, 2009, Carey died of lung cancer at age 83, it was less than a week after the death of Clint Ritchie, who played Asa's son, Clint Buchanan, on One Life to Live from 1979 to 1998. Philip Carey on IMDb Philip Carey at The Interviews: An Oral History of Television Obituary in the Star Gazette

Valentino Musetti

Valentino Musetti known as just Val Musetti, is an Italian-born English film and TV stuntman and retired motor racing driver. Highlights of his career include finishing third in the Shellsport International Series in 1977. In 1978 he finished fifth in the Aurora F1 Championship. In the late 1980s he drove in the FIA World Sportscar Championship, he competed in one round of the 1991 British Touring Car Championship at Donington Park. With a entered BMW M3, he finished in thirteenth place; that year he entered the 24 Hours of Le Mans, but his team failed to qualify. He has appeared in many TV programmes since the 1960s, such as The Avengers, Doctor Who, Space: 1999, The Professionals and Dempsey and Makepeace, he has worked as a stuntman on many TV programmes and films such as The Italian Job, The New Avengers, Superman II, An American Werewolf in London, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Alien 3 and Midsomer Murders among others. Valentino Musetti on IMDb

Iceland and the International Monetary Fund

Iceland joined the International Monetary Fund on Dec 27th 1945, becoming one of the IMF’s founding members. As a part of the IMF, Iceland has rights in accordance with its contributions, borrowing rights which help facilitate the stability of global financial markets. Iceland’s quota is 321.8 million SDR, its Special Drawing Rights are 112 million. This is a small quota and its vote share comprises only 0.09% of all IMF vote shares, or 4,683 votes to be exact. Prior to 2018, Iceland did not take any loans from IMF; as of November 2018, Iceland has had 4 arrangements with the IMF. The borrowing arrangements Iceland has initiated with the IMF total 1,190%, in excess of its normal quota; this is the greatest amount the IMF has loaned a single country as a proportion of GDP. The conditionalities of Iceland's IMF programmes are based on terms as laid out in Iceland's Letter of Intent; the conditionalities include details of Banking Sector restructuring, changes to Fiscal Policy including government austerity and changes to exchange rate policies.

The global financial crisis in 2007 was an economic depression when banks took major risks to invest in businesses. Other financial institutions had to give money to banks to bail them out of debts. Following the global financial crisis, Iceland's banking sector collapsed, leading to widespread unemployment. Following thereafter, three of Iceland’s major banks: Kaupthing and Glitnir were unable to refinance their short term debts; the banks had liabilities in excess of 80 percent of GDP. Investors began to pull their money out of Iceland’s banks, depreciating the value of their currency, the Icelandic krona; this was triggered by an insolvency of the private banking sector. The largest Icelandic banks had liabilities in excess of 80 percent of GDP. Iceland needed assistance from its Nordic partners in the Nordic Council. There was little oversight on the banks, enabling them to take what measures possible; the goal of Iceland in this market intervention was to stem capital outflows, to restore confidence in the Icelandic economy, stabilizing the krona.

In 2008, IMF approved 2 year loan to Iceland. The purpose of the loan was to help revive the economy to allow the Icelandic krona to gain value. Once the IMF executive board approves, Iceland could take out $833 million of the loan. Measures adopted by Iceland included an emergency nationalization of the failing banks, a vote of the Icelandic parliament gave the FME broad authority over the insolvent banks. FME proceeded to split their assets. Measures were introduced to increase the minimum capital adequacy ratio of the banks to 10% as a part of the effort to re establish confidence in the economy; as a part of these reforms the authority of the FME was increased to improve the stability of the Icelandic banking sector and enforce the introduced measures. Along with regulatory and banking changes, fiscal policy was modified to respond to the shock in the following ways; the assumption of the banking sector debt by the Bank of Iceland was one of the initial measures acted upon. As a consequence the public debt increased from 29% in 2007 to 105% of GDP by 2009.

To cope with the increased debt burden the Icelandic government adopted a medium term debt reduction plan. Additionally Iceland determined that it would not support the losses of its pension funds and social service programmes in order not to take up additional obligations. One of the primary objectives of the Icelandic government in seeking an IMF programme was to stabilize the ISK and to set a path for its gradual appreciation. To stabilize short term pressures on the ISK the Central Bank of Iceland raised interest rates to 18% and prepared to back the krona with its foreign reserves for which Iceland asked for an IMF programme; the long term stated interest rate objective was to maintain 4.5% interest rate by 2010. 2018: GDP growth is rising at a steady pace, despite a 4% decrease from other years. While there was a small decline, economy still remains stable. Employment is abundant to consume goods; the Icelandic statistical agency measures a positive trade balance of Icelandic Krona 123,702 million for the first three business quarters of 2018 when accounting for both goods and services exports.

The largest export item measured was travel, which accounted for nearly 50% of all exported services as well as for the heavy demand for petrochemical and aviation products Imports are measured a $6.62 billion and exports at $4.74 billion resulting in a negative balance of trade for 2018 so far. The trade deficit arose from strong consumption and business investment evident in the procurement of aircraft, petrochemical aviation products and agricultural and consumer goods

The Novel Magazine

The Novel Magazine was the first British all-fiction pulp magazine. It ran from 1905 to 1937. From 1918 to 1922 The Novel Magazine was edited by the writer E. C. Vivian. Contributors of fiction to The Novel Magazine included Rafael Sabatini, Agatha Christie, Elinor Glyn, R. Austin Freeman, Edgar Wallace, Sax Rohmer, Baroness Orczy and P. G. Wodehouse; the Novel Magazine published ghost stories and weird fiction by Barry Pain, A. M. Burrage, Elliott O'Donnell, "Theo Douglas". "The Novel Magazine archives". Onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu. Retrieved 2019-12-24. "Bear Alley: The Novel Magazine". Bearalley.blogspot.com. Retrieved 2019-12-24. P. G. Wodehouse works in The Novel Magazine

Tazza d'Oro (Pittsburgh)

Tazza D'Oro is a café and espresso bar located in Pittsburgh. The name means "Golden Cup/Mug" in Italian; the main location is in Highland Park neighborhood, where it has become a centerpiece of neighborhood There is a second location in the Gates and Hillman Centers at Carnegie Mellon University. It has been identified as part of a trend for higher quality coffee in Pittsburgh; the European-style cafe serves only single-origin coffee. The current coffee roaster is Verve, located in California; the cafe has acquired a reputation as being bicycle-friendly, in honor of those customers, the cafe offers a special coffee roast called "Bicycle Love." All told, about 70% of the food is locally sourced. This includes the pastries; the cafe displays post cards from customers' travels. The owner is Amy Enrico, she is a graduate of University of Pittsburgh and was a co-founder of nTouch Research, Inc. a company that had conducted medical tests for pharmaceutical companies. Her travels, including to Seattle, inspired her dream of owning a coffee shop.

Her family owns Enrico's Bakery in Pennsylvania. Now in its 3rd generation of family ownership, the bakery is managed by her brother, it opened in June 1999. Enrico had received assistance from Community Development Corporation, a non-profit group that assists redevelopment in Highland Park; as of 2000, the coffee shop had grown to 12 employees. The shop's original coffee roasters was Batdorf and Bronson, to Verve Coffee Roasters, a small company in Santa Cruz, California For a time, there had been a location on Penn Avenue in the Pittsburgh Central Downtown Historic District portion of Downtown Pittsburgh. In 2009, a new location opened in the Hillman Centers at Carnegie Mellon University. A number of businesses had sought to locate in that building, Tazza D'Oro's offer was aided by the commitment to "fair trade and organically grown coffee."In 2009, Tazza D'Oro celebrated its 10-year anniversary with more than 200 customers who enjoyed coffee and offerings from East End Brewing Company. Enrico has worked with East Liberty Development Inc. to attract more businesses to the neighboring area Bryant Street.

The cafe periodically hosts local officials for discussions with constituents. Crazy Mocha Coffee Company Official website