Sarkozy maintains that he visited her home only once during the election campaign to meet Bettencourt’s late husband. However Calire Thaibout, Bettencourt’s former accountant, told police in 2010 that she had passed envelopes stuffed with cash to Patrice de Maistre, which were then to be given to Sarkozy’s campaign treasurer.
Infographic: A Global Look at Human Trafficking To coincide with National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, which lasts through January, UNICEF has tackled the subject with a dynamic infographic. "In 2012, there were only 4,746 trafficking convictions worldwide. This number seems even more alarming when considering that of the estimated 21 million individuals currently being trafficked, 5.5 million of them are children."
Look closely! These beds aren't an exact match. Coated a glossy red, they have a cohesive look with just the right dose of country quirk. Above, vintage tennis rackets get a smart upcycling by covering the strings (which were damaged anyhow) with mirrors. The trio makes a statement in the boys' bedroom and reflects the natural light that streams in from the large window. And the fastest way to make a room feel even more homey? By placing a large rug underfoot. Here, a plaid Dash & Albert ...
No on ever asks how the star of David came about. The pyramid pointing up represents divine masculine/phallus innergy. The pyrmaid pointing down represents divine feminine/yoni innergy. You merge them together you get a six pointed star. Balance. Ma'at. Our innergies REuniting again are the alpha and omega. The original BEings were androgynous which means they were already in harmony and union! - Lukisha R. Williams
A Chinese couple takes gas mask wedding photos in smoggy weather, Beijing, China - 25 Feb 2014. - It’s believed the pair took the shots to raise awareness of the city’s poor air quality which has grounded planes and closed roads. Chinese scientists have warned the country’s toxic air pollution is now so bad that it’s slowing photosynthesis in plants — and potentially wreaking havoc on the country’s food supply. *more pics in article.