Texas, the go-it-alone state, is rattled by the failure to keep the lights on
Political leaders in Texas prize what they see as the state’s self-reliance, its go-it-alone ethos, and its cheap power – all of which they regard as related. As the country and the world stand on the verge of a revolution in distribution of electricity, driven by artificial intelligence and the coming surge of electric vehicles, Texas is proud of having its own energy grid, with only minor connections to the rest of the country. And they argue that the state’s aggressive deregulation of the grid — which some link to this week’s failures — has brought inexpensive electricity to the state’s residents and businesses.
Udo Lindenberg has published with "in the middle" the first harbinger for his work show "Udopium", on which four new pieces can be found. "In the middle" comes in times of pandemic as a piece of comfort therefore: "Because even the darkest hour has only 60 minutes". © Provided by www.rollingstone.de
Udo Lindenberg has released the first harbinger for his work show "Udopium" with "In the middle", on which four new pieces can be found. "In the middle" comes in times of pandemic as a piece of comfort therefore: "Because even the darkest hour has only 60 minutes".
Udo Lindenberg has published with the new song "in the middle" the first harbinger for his Werkschau "Udopium - the best" on 14 May. A total of four new pieces will be found on the best-of album. The plate appears on the occasion of two anniversaries: On the one hand, the Hamburg brought out his English-speaking debut "Lindenberg" 50 years ago, on the other hand, he celebrates its 75th birthday three days after release of the record, which appears in different versions, his 75th birthday.
Why Udo Dirkschneider still plays Accept songs
Udo Dirkschneider actually didn't want to play any more Accept songs, but still does so here and there. An interviewer wanted to know why. © Provided by www.metal-hammer.de Udo Dirkschneider at a U.D.O. show on December 10th, 2019 in Augsburg Udo Dirkschneider actually didn't want to play any more Accept songs, but still does so here and there. An interviewer wanted to know why. We remember: A few years ago Udo Dirkschneider had enough of it, with his formation U.D.O.
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of the musicians in his inimitable suspension over his new single (phrasing taken over): "In the middle - of course also: in the middle of the Eye of the Orcan, the Hurricanes. Where it is Gaaananz and the udonaut relaxed and its power can reload before he jumps out in the Rock'n'Roll hurricane, in the full action ". The piece is a lot of rocky than his last decoupling "Never tugged" and "king of shit stories", as well as the two no. 1 albums "stronger than the time" and "strong as two". "I'm just checking in the action and experimental, other grooves," says the musician.
The three-minute single wrote Lindenberg together with the German Pop artist Johannes Oerding . About cooperation he says: "Johannes Oerding - ingenious, flexible and fix, as well as me. Fast and good, a man with hat! "Oerding, who is in the rest of the partner of Ina Müller , refers to the cooperation as" knight ", and on:" Finally, he was the trigger, the foundation and the pioneer for a new one German language language. "Right he has.
Securing Freedom for the Middle Class, and All Americans
If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then President Biden's professed commitment to conduct a foreign policy that concentrates on advancing the interests of the nation's working families and middle class pays a striking compliment to his predecessor. Donald Trump achieved an improbable victory in 2016 in no small measure by lambasting the foreign-policy establishment -- right and left -- for pursuing immigration and climate policies, trade deals, and military campaigns that harmed blue-collar laborers and other middle-income earners.
Texpet is "in the middle" in times of pandemic everyone leaders for comfort and hope - feelings that Lindenberg knows the time of his work: "Because even the darkest hour has only 60 minutes".
Udo Lindenberg began his career as a drummer and later helped the German-speaking rock music for breakthrough. With his 34th studio album "strong as two" he was in 2008 at the age of 62 for the first time in his career at the top of the German charts. In a "Musikexpress" review from the year 1972 to the plate "Thumbs in the wind" it says: "You are more than just a drumming medicine, you know yourself in the dark, deep grooves between the plate grooves. Who overlook your thumb in the wind, who overhears your voice, should be buried. "
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Jails emptied in the pandemic. Should they stay that way? .
It wasn’t long after Matthew Reed shoplifted a $63 set of sheets from a Target in upstate New York that the coronavirus pandemic brought the world to a standstill. Instead of serving a jail sentence, he stayed at home, his case deferred more than a year, as courts closed and jails nationwide dramatically reduced their populations to stop the spread of COVID-19. But the numbers have begun creeping up again as courts are back in session and the world begins returning to a modified version of normal. It’s worrying criminal justice reformers who argue that the past year proved there is no need to keep so many people locked up in the U.S.