- The Washington Times - Monday, February 23, 2015

Indeed, last year produced the usual crop of new euphemisms for firing people. Infosys announced an “orderly ramp-down of about 3,000 persons”. Upworthy, a small media company, had the nerve to call sacking 14 people an “investment lay-off”. Otherwise, 2016 proved that the most egregious jargon is a sign not of failure, but of overexcitement.
The joint programme delivered by Tsinghua and Insead University (Tiemba) moved up two places to lead the 2015 global executive MBA ranking, dethroning Trium, which drops back to third place after only one year at the top.

Alan Robert Murray and Bub Asman accepted the statue for their work on the Clint Eastwood-directed film. They’re two-time Oscar winners and beat out several other top-tier candidates for the award, including Becky Sullivan and Andrew DeCristofaro for “Unbroken,” according to the Hollywood Reporter.

But even that humble nod didn’t go over well with some at the ceremony. Twitchy.com reported that some views of the show noticed one actor — Jason Bateman — who seems to snub “American Sniper.”

根据《重庆晨报》报道,今年4月24日,这名16岁的周姓同学将农药倒入了教室的饮水机中,显然是在报复扰乱课堂秩序、影响自己学习的同学们。
贝南克(Bernanke)说今年晚些时候的经济将会走强,所以到时候他可以松开油门,也就是“在今年晚些时候开始减弱刺激性的量化宽松(QE)计划”。对此麦嘉华(Marc Faber)笑了。没错,他笑了。

Actor in a Comedy Series: Jeffrey Tambor, “Transparent”



The letter mysteriously arrived at the California University of Pennsylvania, in the north-eastern state of Pennsylvania, 10 days ago. Written to Mr Moore, the two-page letter was postmarked 20 February 1958 and signed "love forever Vonnie".
A Times reporter, Denise Grady, went inside an operating room to observe an experimental technique to treat severe spina bifida in a 24-week-old fetus. The doctors performing the surgery hope it will result in superior outcomes for children born with the disorder. Their first 28 surgeries have seen good results so far. Jan. 14 is the due date for the mother who was the subject of the article.
长久以来,科学家一直在研究干细胞分化为心脏组织的潜力,今年当他们创造出可以自己搏动的心脏组织时,这一研究工作达到了一个重要的里程碑。

米尔斯在接受《每日邮报》采访中说,“《老友记》的核心是关于人要如何生活,他们想要怎样的友谊,找一份怎样的工作,以及寻找安定的不易。这些问题都是你在离开家、成长为大人、实现梦想之时所面临的。”而这也是90年代青春文化的主要内容。

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