The thief knot resembles the reef knot except that the free, or bitter ends are on opposite sides. It is said that sailors would secure their belongings in a ditty bag using the thief knot with the ends hidden. If another sailor went through the bag, the odds were high the thief would tie the bag back using the more common reef knot, revealing the tampering, hence the name, it is difficult to tie by mistake, unlike the granny knot. The thief knot is much less secure than the insecure reef knot, it unties itself. The thief or bag knot is called bread bag knot, it appears like the reef knot, but there is one real and scarcely evident difference. It does not consist of two half knots. There is a legend that sailors tie clothesbags, bread bags with this knot and that thieves always retie them with reef knots and so are detected, it is a pleasing story. However, if I have met this knot in practical use, I have neither recognized it nor paid penalty for my failure to do so. List of binding knots List of knots The Reef Knot Family
Fadhel Abdelkefi known as Fadhel Abd Kefi, is a Tunisian financier and politician. He served as the Tunisian Investment Minister until May 1, 2017, when he was appointed as the acting Finance Minister, his father, Ahmed Abdelkefi, founded Tunisie Valeurs in 1991. He graduated from Pantheon-Sorbonne University with a degree in Economics. Abdelkefi joined his father's company, Tunisie Valeurs, in 1994. By 2005, he was its CEO. By 2013, he was the head of Integra Partners, he was the non-executive chairman of the Bourse des valeurs mobilières de Tunis. Abdelkefi was appointed as the Tunisian Investment Minister in November 2016. During his tenure, he encouraged private investment in Tunisia. On May 1, 2017, he succeeded Lamia Zribi as the acting Finance Minister. On 18 August 2017, he resigns acting Finance Minister
HCT Co. Ltd. is a compliance testing and equipment calibration company which develops particle counters and antennas located in South Korea. Founded in 2000, HCT is a spin-off from Hyundai Electronics, the world's second-largest memory chipmaker. Known as Hyundai Calibration & Certification Technologies Co. Ltd, the company has testing and calibration sites in Korea, the United States, China. 2000 Hyundai Calibration & Certification Technology Co. Ltd founded as a spin-off from Hyundai Electronics 2000 Accredited as a Certified Calibration Laboratory by the Korean Agency for Technology and Standards KOLAS 2002 Accredited as a Certified Testing Laboratory by the Korean Agency for Technology and Standards KOLAS 2006 Established HCT's China branch 2006 Developed their first Scanning Nano Particle Counter. 2007 Officially renamed HCT Co. Ltd. from Hyundai Calibration & Certification Technologies 2010 Established a branch in Dallas, Texas for field testing 2011 Relocated to the new HCT head office building in Icheon, South Korea 2012 Established HCT America 2013 HCT America LLC TCB Accreditation 2015 Telepermit Accreditation 2016 CRA Accreditatio 2016 A2LA Accreditation 2016 Listed on the Stock Exchange 2017 HCT America LLC A2LA Accreditation ) 2017 Hyundai-Kia Motors EMC Testing Lab Accred EMC Testing RF Testing Safety and Reliability Testing Battery Testing SAR and OTA Wired Telephony Testing Wireless Telecommunications Testing Particle Counters Aircraft Approach & Landing Systems Equipment Calibration Software for AT4 signal generator Particle Counters Wide Range Aerosol Particle Spectrometer -developed with Samsung Electronics Impactors for Clean Room Environments Inhalation Toxicity Systems Low Frequency Card Antennas Mobile Phone Antennas Mobile Phone Antennas Automobile Multi Band Antennas Metal Case Dual SIM Phone Antennas HCT Co. Ltd.
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Congo Square is the thirteenth studio album by American singer and songwriter Teena Marie. Released in the United States on June 9, 2009, it would be her only album for the revived Stax label and the final album released before her death in late December 2010; the album features collaborations with Teena Marie's daughter Alia Rose—who records under the name of Rose LeBeau—and rapper MC Lyte, as well as Faith Evans, George Duke and Shirley Murdock. The album title references Congo Square, in the Tremé in New Orleans, an area in which, during times of slavery, slaves were "allowed to dance and sing in the wardrobe of their mother country on Sundays." Teena Marie said of the album: "I've been through quite a few trials and tribulations over the last two years. I felt like God was putting his arms around me. I started thinking about the music I grew up on --; each song I was coming up with began to sound like the style of some favorite artist of mine from the past... Curtis Mayfield and Marvin Gaye, Billie Holliday, the old Chicago soul of The Emotions and the new Chicago vibe of Kanye West...
Ice Cube's bumpin' of course, Rick James. It's all in there." Teena Marie expressed her appreciation for Faith Evans, saying, "I've always loved Faith and her vocal style. She reminds me of me, her correlation with Biggie -- having a career with him and without him -- reminds me of Rick. I feel. Of the younger ladies, she's the one I love most." All songs written except where noted. "The Pressure" – 5:32 "Can't Last a Day" – 5:05 "Baby I Love You" – 4:57 "Ear Candy 101" – 4:48 "Lover's Lane" – 5:07 "Marry Me" – 5:31 "You Baby" – 4:15 "Milk N' Honey" – 5:26 "What U Got 4 Me" – 4:42 "Rovleta's Jass" – 0:31 "Congo Square" – 4:55 "Harlem Blues" – 5:17 "Black Cool" – 1:59 "Ms. Coretta" – 5:19 "Soldier Boy" – 4:25 "The Rose N' Thorn" – 5:30 Congo Square on Concord Music Group
Charlotte d'Amboise is an American actress and dancer. She has played starring roles in musical theatre, has been nominated for two Tony Awards and won the Los Angeles Ovation Awards for Best Leading Actress in a Musical for Chicago, she has appeared in films. Charlotte d'Amboise was born in New York City, the daughter of Jacques d'Amboise, a ballet dancer and actor, Carolyn George, a ballet dancer and photographer, she has Cate. Her older brother is choreographer Christopher d'Amboise. D'Amboise made her Broadway debut in the musical Cats in 1984 as Cassandra, where she met her future husband, performer Terrence Mann, she performed in the role of Chris Hargensen in the ill-fated 1988 musical Carrie. She has played the role of Roxie Hart in Chicago, first heading the 1997 national tour and joining the Broadway revival cast in 1999, she has appeared in productions of the musical every year since 2001. In 2001, she replaced Karen Ziemba in Contact. In early 2005, d'Amboise replaced Christina Applegate in the Boston leg of the pre-Broadway tour of the revival of Sweet Charity, as well as the first few weeks of previews on Broadway, following a foot injury sustained by Applegate that nearly cancelled the production.
Once Applegate returned to the role in New York, d'Amboise remained as her standby while performing the role of Roxie Hart in Chicago. She appeared in the 2006 Broadway revival of A Chorus Line as Cassie, earning a Tony Award nomination, she originated the role of Fastrada in the 2013 Broadway revival of Pippin, alongside her husband Terrence Mann, who played Charles. Her film credits include The In Crowd, American Blue Note, Just Off the Coast, The Preacher's Wife, she appears as herself in Every Little Step, a documentary about the Broadway revival of A Chorus Line. In 2012, she co-starred in Frances Ha, directed by Noah Baumbach. On television, she has appeared in the Kennedy Center Honors, Law & Order, One Life to Live, a videotaped performance of the Broadway musical Contact, she has appeared in several made-for-TV movies, including Alone in the Neon Jungle, Lost in the Bermuda Triangle and Galyntine. She has been married to Terrence Mann since January 20, 1996, they have two daughters and Shelby.
They both starred in musicals Cats, Jerome Robbins' Broadway and the 2013 Broadway revival of Pippin. Charlotte d'Amboise on IMDb Charlotte d'Amboise at the Internet Broadway Database Charlotte d'Amboise at Internet Off-Broadway Database Q&A: Charlotte d'Amboise Official Website for Carrie The Musical
An Appeal for Human Rights was drafted by Roslyn Pope and other students of the Atlanta University Center after the students, led by Lonnie King and Julian Bond, were encouraged by the six presidents of the Atlanta University Center to draft a document released on March 15, 1960. The students, organized as the Committee on Appeal for Human Rights, published "An Appeal for Human Rights" on March 9, 1960 working within and part of the Civil Rights Movement; the published document, "An Appeal for Human Rights" was a circulated and printed on March 9, 1960, in several publications including Atlanta Constitution, Atlanta Journal, Atlanta Daily World. The "Appeal for Human Rights" was received with both positive acclaim, skeptical criticism at the time of publishing. In 2010 original members of the Committee on Appeal for Human Rights are planning events recognizing the 50th anniversary. Atlanta Magazine published an article on the 50th anniversary on February 24, 2010 The Atlanta Student Movement: 50 Years Later - by Rebecca Burns "An Appeal for Human Rights" of March 9, 1960, was signed by: Willie Mays - President of Council For the Students of Atlanta University James Felder - President of Student Government Association For the Students of Clark College Marion D. Bennett - President of Student Association For the Students of Interdenominational Theological Center Don Clarke - President of Student Body For the Students of Morehouse College Mary Ann Smith - Secretary of Student Government Association For the Students of Morris Brown College Roslyn Pope - President of Student Government Association For the Students of Spelman College Civil Rights Movement Veterans, An Appeal for Human Rights - - March 9th, 1960 - from: http://www.crmvet.org/docs/aa4hr.htm An Appeal for Human Rights - March 9th, 1960 - from: Atlanta Student Movement An Appeal for Human Rights - March 9th, 1960 - As Posted on WikiSource