The Episcopal Church is the original branch of the Church of England in America and is the first autonomous branch, having gained independence following the American Revolution (when swearing your loyalty to the king wasn such a hot idea in America). They are still in communion with the Church of England and there no bad blood at all. However, they bless gay marriages and ordain women to be priests, which is a non starter for many conservatives..
The traditionally hard attitudes by sports leagues toward sports gambling seem to be softening. In what Rodenberg calls “a game changer,” NBA Commissioner Adam Silver wrote a New York Times op ed piece last year in support of expanded legalized sports gambling. Leagues, including Major League Baseball, are partnering with Daily Fantasy sports companies companies that are currently fighting allegations that they constitute illegal sports gambling..
Paraffin wax is a heavy hydrocarbon that comes from crude oil (see What is the difference between gasoline, kerosene, diesel fuel, etc.? for details on how things like gasoline and paraffin wax are made from crude oil). When you light a candle, you melt the wax in and near the wick. The wick absorbs the liquid wax and pulls it upward.
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