Phish Announces Details Of New 3-Day Music Festival
A hot trend during an economic downturn, Oprah even featured Swap Parties on her Oprah"s Favorite Things show. A Swap Party isn"t so much a gift, as a way to get items for yourself and your family that you need. These items can be given as is, or wrapped and given as gifts.
New Year is another occasion wherein wristbands can be used as a reminder for a new year"s resolution. If one has forgotten his/ her promise on losing weight, stop smoking/ drinking, etc. then get a wristband! Just choose your favorite color, phrase such as "Eat less, please!" and type of silicone wristband you like, and order it. What a way to literally not to break your resolution.
Orchid and Hound is a pop duo consisting of John Constantine and Lawrence Alarcon they are a pop duo with a classical influence. The duo formed their band last summer and had their first gig last September. They are very excited to be performing at the festival wristbands so quickly after getting together to perform. When asked what was the craziest thing to happen to them so far while performing the answer was a humorous one.
Many masks are based on the event wristbands that you are going to. You may want to make a mask that is much more flamboyant for Mardi Gras or are you may want an elegant mask for that formal event. You need to figure out some of the colors and basic themes that you want to use. Some of the things that you may need to create your masterpiece is some kind of craft glue, feathers, sequins, glitter, gemstones, and anything else that you might need. You may want to purchase sticks or dow rods to complete your mask. Do not forget you will need some kind of elastic or ribbon to be able to wear the mask.
It is not difficult to do. It is also a lot of fun as well as less expensive than buying an elaborate mask. You get to decide how you want your mask to look and what materials want to use. One of the first things that you need to do is to purchase a plain mask in order to decorate. You can probably purchase a plain mask at any hobby or party store. This is probably one of the easier ways to do it. You can always make your own mask by following the principles of paper mache making. You can make a form and begin to create the mask of your dreams. By making your own masquerade masks, you can determine the size and shape rather than relying on a preformed mask. It may take a little bit more work, but you will end up with a mask that may fit better and be easier to decorate.
Each night following play, players and their guests convene at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center for "The World"s Largest 19th Hole." Food and beverages, included in the entry fee, are served, but there is plenty more to attract their attention. Guest speakers from The Golf Channel, a Golf Expo, a demo area and a band each night are among the things that attract players to the big party each night. They will also pick up a score sheet to see exactly where they stand sport wristbands in their flight.
Cinderella"s Castle is beautifully and festively lit up with holiday lights and it will appear like it"s snowing on Main Street throughout the Party as well. There are dance parties in Tomorrowland and Fantasyland too and the Christmas ornament shop in Liberty Square even seems a bit more festive during the party.
Now that you know which Fest is happening in which place, it"s time for you to make your decision regarding where you are heading to with your music travels this year!
China will adopt advanced technologies and new methods to help some foreigners free themselves of drug addictions, a senior Ministry of Justice official said.
Hundreds of foreign drug addicts have been undergoing compulsory detox in rehabilitation centers in China, Cao Xuejun, head of the ministry"s Drug Rehabilitation Administration Department, said in an interview last week.
"In addition to medical and physical therapy, we are expanding and updating measures, including a virtual reality drug addiction assessment and correction system and transcranial magnetic stimulation technologies to help them successfully abandon the drugs," he said.
He said the nationalities of hundreds of foreign drug users under compulsory detoxification in China is unclear, as are their identities and addresses. They are confined for treatment at Dehong prefecture"s No 6 Rehab Center in Yunnan province.
If foreign drug addicts have clear nationalities and IDs, they are sent back to their home countries, Cao said.
Medicines leave the patients physically dependent on them, which means they will fall into a vicious circle－abandoning the medications and relapsing again, he said.
Moreover, addiction to the medicines for a long time can affect their health and, even worse, can lead to criminal activity. This poses a serious threat to social security and stability.
"We are applying VR and transcranial magnetic stimulation technologies－considered safe physical measures－to effectively help the foreign drug addicts wean themselves off the drugs," he said.
Yunnan borders the Golden Triangle, one of the world"s largest drug-producing regions.
It is where over 70 percent of the drugs illegally consumed in China come from, the Ministry of Public Security said.
Cao said most of the foreign drug addicts in detox come from Southeast Asia. Nearly a third are diagnosed with infectious diseases including AIDS, hepatitis, pulmonary tuberculosis and heart trouble.
"We are adhering with Yunnan narcotics control regulations to offer as many high-quality treatment measures as possible to help them, and when they get sick we will immediately send them to the hospitals for free treatment to protect their legitimate rights," he said.
One such case occurred in May, when a man had abdominal pain and fainted in an art workshop at the Dehong No 6 Rehab Center.
He was sent to the hospital for treatment and after examination and testing was diagnosed with acute appendicitis. The hospital decided to operate and after three days of recovery he was discharged on June 4. All his costs were covered.
When he returned to the rehab center, police changed his dormitory to the first floor, and the canteen offered him special food to increase his nutrition.
"When I got ill, the Chinese police immediately took me to the hospital, and they paid all the expenses. I really appreciate their kindness and help, and I want to do better in the rehab center to get out as soon as possible," he was quoted by police as saying.