Bausch Lomb Inc. Said fourth quarter profit quadrupled as eye wear sales rebounded, and warned that currency rates and product introductions will hurt profit in the first half of 1998. The maker of contact lenses, eye care products and Ray Ban sunglasses said profit excluding charges was $30 million, or 54 cents a diluted share, compared with $7.4 million, or 14 cents, a year earlier..
There have certainly been more controversial awards based jokes in the past but it seems to suggest that Billy Crystal might be following the same path as the much talked about hosting job that Ricky Gervais took on for the Golden Globes this year. Despite offending a number of guests and viewers of the Golden Globes ceremony in 2011, Gervais was called back to do it all over again this year. And shortly before the ceremony took place, he also used his Twitter page to provide his own comic warm up act, picturing himself outside a plastic surgery centre, with the message “Some last minute preparation so I don’t look out of place at The Golden Globes.” And today, Crystal posted another joke saying “Great news! Hosting Oscars counts five hours toward my community service!” possibly a joke aimed at the likes of Lindsay Lohan, who recently attended her penultimate probationary court hearing yesterday..
It’s China’s most cosmopolitan city, with a population of some 25 million people, including more than 160,000 millionaires and a couple of dozen billionaires. It’s a town of wheelers and dealers, go getters and glamour pusses, big business and flash brands but it’s not all about the money. As well as lounge, cocktail bar and nightclub, there’s also a tip top restaurant serving pan Asian cuisine barbecue chicken and papaya salad, burrata with XO sauce, cevice with lemongrass.
Couldn get ahold of my girlfriend forever. While most businesses and schools closed, she was in some 3 hour lecture and they were oblivious to what was going on (back in days before everybody had cell phones, kept them on, etc. And before wifi).. “I think of Hagia Sophia, and I am very saddened,” Pope Francis said towards the end of his midday sermon in Saint Peter Square. With shops, restaurants and bars all open again in Germany, where prostitution is legal, sex workers say they are being singled out and deprived of their livelihoods despite not posing a greater health risk. Air Force and Army basic military training programs have seen hundreds of recruits test positive for COVID 19, with the majority of them showing no symptoms, top officials said Friday.