It hard for me not read this article and see a metric f ton of hubris. Adding VC money on top of this seems like fuel to a group of founders who haven really considered that their model is not sustainable. That a nice way to view D2C. Let’s face it these are uncertain times. But at Ally, we’re ready to help dealers and customers stay strong. Like you, we understand that resilient people and companies can emerge stronger from a crisis.
Baker, who is trailing among female voters, was asked about comments he made regarding women, including calling a female reporter “sweetheart.” He later apologized.Asked whether Coakley supporters had treated him fairly, Baker said he expects if he says something dumb, Coakley supporters will “let me have it.” During his response, Baker accidentally called Coakley “Margery,” leading Coakley to quip, “Just don call me sweetheart.”Baker was askedabout reports that he won an award for outsourcing jobs to a company called Perot Systems when he was CEO of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care. Seven years later, Perot offshored some of those jobs to India.Baker responded that the vast majority of workers continued to be employed in Wellesley and Quincy. He said he saved Harvard Pilgrim from bankruptcy and many jobs would have been lost at Harvard Pilgrim and other health care organizations if Harvard Pilgrim failed.”We had to make tough decisions, but leadership requires you to make tough decisions,” Baker said.Coakley criticized Baker for a story in Boston Globe reporting that when Baker was secretary of Health and Human Services, around 800 state mental health workers were laid off when their work was privatized, and some patients end up waiting longer for services.
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At the time of the debate, many economists had pointed out that the differences between the two economists were overblown and their positions were caricatures rather than the truth. Sen was hardly against growth, while Bhagwati wasn’t against welfare. But there is little doubt that the Modi government was, at least initially, taken in by its own rhetoric.
You can unsubscribe at any time.Thank you for subscribingWe have more newslettersShow meSee ourprivacy noticeMary Dunn, a resident at Cornwall Park Hospital in Auckland, New Zealand, has an advanced form of the condition, which can leave her very troubled and highly distressed.One careworker at the home, Kate Burnett, who is originally from Middlesborough, told us how one day Mary seemed to from her condition.Kate, who has an close bond with the patient, wrote an article about her experience, saying: “I will never ever forget Wednesday, 15 January. That morning, some of the staff came straight over to tell me that Mary had surfaced from the dementia.Have you been affected by dementia? Read families stories and share yours hereMiddlesborough born Kate Burnett with her patient Mary Dunn at the hospital”[The staff] were aware of the change from the very first moment they entered her room.”Her usual furrowed and angry brow was no longer so; in fact her features were very different soft and loving. Her usual colourful language was replaced with words of kindness and joy.”For the first time in over a year she sat upright at the table and used a knife and fork to enjoy her breakfast.