Rutgers University law professors Howard Latin and Bobby Kasolas noted that buying larger, more “defensive vehicles” may mitigate the issue of incompatibility, but “SUV buyers are typically affluent people” while “the random victims of SUV collisions will be distributed across the entire income range, including many poor people who cannot afford . An SUV” (Latin and Kasolas). There is little that can be done about the tens of millions of large SUVs that are already on the freeways and that serve as potential dangers to drivers and pedestrians alike. However, changes can still be made in SUVs in the future in order to lessen such danger.
This month’s winner is “RE12”, a 29 year old public servant from the nation’s capital, who was forced to hide behind a pseudonym for his piece “Serving two mistresses” so as not to jeopardise his new relationship.Hopefully his shiny new PS3 won’t cause any strain at home, but if it does, at least his blog prompted plenty of helpful advice in the comments section about how to encourage your significant other to indulge in gaming (as well as suggestions on finding a new partner more appreciative of your joypad skills.)Another PS3 console will be up for grabs next month, so make sure you find some time between enjoying the festive season’s gaming bounty to pen your own Your Turn contribution.Sydney readers looking for something novel to do this weekend should check out the free LittleBigPlanet interactive exhibition at the MTV Gallery.Open today until Sunday, the exhibition features the work of eight creative minds including DJ Kid Kenobi (pictured), actress Pia Miranda, filmmaker Guy Verge Wallace and television personality Mike Hammond. Each celebrity has designed their own LittleBigPlanet level.Giancarlo Mori, senior vice president of Animal Logic, one of the world’s most highly respected digital production companies, has also contributed a level and believes LittleBigPlanet is significant as an emerging form of interactive art.”Gaming promises to make the player an accomplice and a protagonist in the experience. Once fully evolved as a form, it will tell us about ourselves, and our choices as human beings as few other forms of expression can.
Results In this series of 13 patients, a statistically significant reduction of pain was seen at both the 2 week post operative timepoint, as well as at the time of longest follow up (mean 40 weeks). Specifically, axial spine pain as rated by the Visual Analog Scale was reduced from a preoperative mean level of 7.827 to a level of 4.000 at 2 weeks, and a level of 2.192 at longest follow up. Five of the 13 patients were still taking narcotic medications for axial spine pain at the point of longest follow up..