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  Encyclopedia: December 2000
December is the twelfth and last month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of seven Gregorian months with the length of 31 days.
Categories: 2000 December 1 is the 335th (in leap years the 336th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar.
December 30 is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 1 day remaining.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/December-2000   (1038 words)

  
 December 2000
The next attempt, on December 21, fails as the centre-right majority boycotts the session and not enough deputies are present for a valid vote.
On December 28 Adrian Nastase is sworn in as prime minister.
On December 21 President Askar Akayev nominates two candidates for the post of prime minister; the vote in parliament is 34 for Kurmanbek Bakiyev and 9 for Muraliyev.
www.rulers.org /2000-12.html   (885 words)

  
 CPS Publications - The Employment Situation: December 2000
THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION: DECEMBER 2000 Employment rose modestly in December, and the unemployment rate was unchanged at 4.0 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor reported today.
Over the last 3 months of 2000, total payroll employment gains averaged 77,000, compared with an average monthly gain of 187,000 during the first 9 months of the year and 229,000 a month for all of 1999.
Employment in primary metals declined by 9,000 in December, partly reflecting 3,000 workers who were on strike and thus not on payrolls.
www.bls.census.gov /cps/pub/empsit_dec2000.htm   (12527 words)

  
 December 1, 2000
Dec 1, 2000 12:00 PM Online promotions were a major topic at this year's PROMO Expo, so I thought I would recap some of the most salient points brought forth during the show.1....
Dec 1, 2000 12:00 PM One of the first things you see when you take a close look at promotions from outside the U.S. is how, well, ordinary so many American and non-American...
Dec 1, 2000 12:00 PM Breakfast Barkeeps Working professionals grab a granola bar in a dash out the door, while families munch waffles or cereal at the kitchen table, right?So...
promomagazine.com /issue_20001201/index.html   (785 words)

  
 What's New - December 2000
December 19, 2000: A couple of demo programs are available for download from a new Math Topics article on Graph Searching.
December 14, 2000: Well, another 4-day Sabbatical has passed, working on the Sliding Coins puzzle this time.
December 6, 2000: BruteForce solves a class of problems with integer solutions.
www.delphiforfun.org /whatsnew/WhatsNew_Dec2000.htm   (518 words)

  
 December 2000
Accordingly, by order dated February 28, 2000, the USCA limited the scope of Houdini's appeal to the denial of his motion for reconsideration.
On March 3, 2000, the district court granted summary judgment for SMT on the Title VII causes of action, and dismissed the state law claims without prejudice.
First, to prove a prima facie case of retaliation, Ju had to demonstrate (1) that he engaged in a protected activity, (2) that he suffered an adverse employment decision, and (3) that there was a causal link between the protected activity and the adverse employment action.
www.usca-portal.com /dec2000.htm   (9388 words)

  
 December 2000 news archive: Digital Photography Review
Monday, 18 December 2000 Digital Camera Shipments Double According to a report on AsiaBizTech shipments of digital cameras are expected to reach 12 million units worldwide in fiscal year 2000, double the volume from the previous year.
Time magazine has named the Nikon Coolpix 990 "Machine of the Year", they go on to say "This was the year that digital photography finally plunged into the mainstream — and the Nikon Coolpix 990 led the way."...
The monthly bilingual webzine Megapixel.Net have just released their December edition (in French and English), this month they've reviewed the Olympus E-10, Fujifilm FinePix 4900 and 2400 and HP C-912.
www.dpreview.com /news/0012/archive.asp   (1680 words)

  
 Cover Pages: XML Articles and Papers. October - December 2000.
[December 22, 2000] "Using XML and Relational Databases with Perl." By Kip Hampton.
BizTalk Server 2000 is one of the components of BizTalk Framework, a foundation of Microsoft's attempt to recast the Windows operating system and Windows applications as a platform for the Internet.
At the XML 2000 conference in Washington on Dec. 6, Turner said the architecture Microsoft envisions for XML allows for the exchange of information on any platform, in any program language and across any network.
xml.coverpages.org /xmlPapers2000Q4.html   (18087 words)

  
 DECEMBER 2000 - Welcome to the Millennium
Since July 2000, the Phillips facility in Houston is under the control of a new Phillips-Chevron joint venture, Chevron Phillips Chemical.
The rapid growth of factory farms and the resulting mountains of untreated livestock manure are fouling drinking water supplies and causing a public health risk throughout the United States.
The NLRB charged in July 2000 that Titan and Condere are alter egos, meaning they share substantially identical ownership, and imposing on Titan the duty to respect the collective bargaining arrangement between Condere and the USWA.
multinationalmonitor.org /mm2000/00december/enemies.html   (7223 words)

  
 Tax Guru-Ker$tetter Letter
If you pay for some of your 2001 expenses by 12/31/00, you will be able to deduct those payments on your 2000 tax return, giving you the tax savings a year earlier than if you were to pay them in 2001.
That means that you can charge expenses and asset purchases in December and claim them on your 2000 tax return, even if it takes you several years to pay them off.
Those of you who have lost your butts in the stock market thius year after paying huge taxes on your 1999 profits may be looking forward to easing the pain by claiming the losses on your 2000 tax return.
www.taxguru.net /archive/2000_12_01_taxguruarchive.html   (2325 words)

  
 ESPN.com: MLB - December Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
It was only by playing into the 1993 season that Murphy passed 2,000 hits (2111), 1,200 RBI (1266) nearly reached 400 homers (398).
In 2000, Grace was very close to being the worst everyday first baseman in the majors.
In 2000, the Philadelphia Phillies got close to nothing from their center fielder, next to nothing from their first basemen, nothing from their shortstops, and less than nothing from their second basemen.
espn.go.com /mlb/s/2000/1213/943398.html   (11907 words)

  
 Linux Magazine - December 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
With all the talk about Linux fragmenting, and debate over whether it will ever scale to the enterprise, the man who started this whole fracas remains a pillar of calm through it all.
For the most part, Linux users have lacked the tools that allow their Palms the same level of interoperability that Windows and Macintosh users have been enjoying for quite some time.
About a year ago, a friend was revamping the back-end of his small computer services business, and debating which operating system would replace the long-obsolete version of Interactive Unix, which he ran.
www.linux-mag.com /2000-12/toc.html   (752 words)

  
 John December: What is Computer-Mediated Communication...
John December · Email · Biography · FAQ · Resume · Publications · Presentations · Personal · Tour
This is a definition of computer-mediated communication that I've been using for several years; it is not meant to be the definition; I've used this as a working statement to explore the dimensions of what computer-mediated communication is and how to approach its study.
December, J. Notes on defining of computer-mediated communication.
www.december.com /john/study/cmc/what.html   (205 words)

  
 December 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Ratification of Chair’s signature on letter dated November 20, 2000 to Kent and Barbara Erickson regarding their financial support to the Lewis Mill assessment.
Approval of Minutes: September 27, 2000, October 4, 2000, October 18, 2000, October 25, 2000, November 1, 2000, November 8, 2000 and November 22, 2000.
Consideration of the financial report for the month of September 2000, the check register for the month of October 2000 and Caseload Report for October 2000.
www.sanmiguelcounty.org /december.htm   (2658 words)

  
 December 2000
Sierra Leone rebel Revolutionary United Front (RUF) has issued new "nonnegotiable" demands, including the release of their imprisoned leader Foday Sankoh and all other rebel prisoners, before submitting to the terms of the November ceasefire agreement calling for the deployment of UN troops behind RUF lines.
On Thursday, December 7, 2000, millions of Ghanaians turned out at polling stations to elect their new president and 200 members of parliament.
On Tuesday, November 28, 2000, Liberians and the entire world were shocked but not surprised over news that about 100 former NPFL combatants heavily armed with cutlasses, knives, sticks, rusty irons, etc. stormed the offices of the Center for Democratic Empowerment (CEDE), a democracy organization.
www.theperspective.org /december_2000.html   (1257 words)

  
 [RCA-news] December 2000 Issue   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
And, a December 26, 2000 article by Reuters News Service, "Tough Year Ahead for Forest Industry" by Steve James states that the forest products industry is expected to continue to face financial difficulty in the year 2001.
Denying the petition to delist the crop as a controlled substance, the DEA stated that it could not allow industrial hemp to be regulated by any agency other than the Department of Justice.
A December 30, 2000 New York Times article, "Interior Choice Sends a Signal on Land Policy" reported that Bush's choice for Interior Secretary, Gale Norton, is no more pleasing to environmentalists who called her "James Watt in a skirt." Watt was largely considered the most anti-environment Secretary of Interior ever.
lists.essential.org /pipermail/rca-news/20010113/000011.html   (1658 words)

  
 FactoryFarm.org: Archived News: September-December 2000
Tougher rules designed to regulate water pollution generated by large industrial farming operations were issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Friday (ENS, December 18, 2000).
A divided crowd of about 350 people expressed concerns and offered support for the state's largest proposed dairy, which would be near Bellflower.
Scott Spilker of Beatrice is one of five Gage County hog prodcuers whose proposal to set up a 4,400-hog confinement operation outside Adams, was rejected by county supervisors.
www.factoryfarm.org /news/archives/2000-09.php   (580 words)

  
 December 2000
In 1958, on 15 December, Don Luciani, aged forty six, would become Bishop of Vittorio Veneto, being consecrated by John XXIII at Saint Peter’s in Rome on 27 December.
In his letter of 30 December 1959, addressed to the Secretary of the Preparatory Commission of Vatican II, he observed: «Generally speaking, it seems that our experts, and even a fair number of the bishops, have a profound contempt for private revelations.
Mgr Luciani, whom we encountered earlier, was appointed Patriarch of Venice on 15 December 1969, at a time when the second period of Paul VI’s papacy was dragging on, the period which our Father will call «the time of anxiety».
www.crc-internet.org /dec00b.htm   (9467 words)

  
 blogjam » 2000 » December
I’m sure it’ll be a grand evening, and as the year draws to a close there’s probably no better way to celebrate the birth of a new era than by casting your eyes down the extensive list of musicians who tumbled off this mortal coil during 2000.
The last Sunday of the millenium statrs like any other; a trip to the newsagents to score cigarettes and a copy of The Observer.
You are currently browsing the blogjam weblog archives for December, 2000.
www.blogjam.com /2000/12   (852 words)

  
 D-Lib -- In Brief (December 2000)
Almost 100 participants from 15 countries met to discuss current issues in biodiversity informatics relevant to biological collections (natural history museums, botanical and zoological gardens, biological survey data collections, etc.), to demonstrate software, and present the state of the art in taxonomic databasing.
TDWG 2000 was jointly organized by the Senckenberg Museum in Frankfurt (Michael Türkay) and the Botanical Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem (Walter G. Berendsohn).
Launched in March 2000, Nupedia.com is an online encyclopedia project that aims to build what is hoped will become the world's largest international, peer-reviewed encyclopedia.
dlib.org /dlib/december00/12inbrief.html   (3645 words)

  
 Scripting News: 12/14/2000
Salon: "He tends to be bipartisan when you agree with him."
Last update: Thursday, December 14, 2000 at 4:22 PM Eastern.
The picture at the top of the page may change from time to time.
www.scripting.com /2000/12/14.html   (420 words)

  
 Untitled Document
December 2000 Journal - Who Knew This Could Happen?
Life is good - nothing major to report.
Off to figure out if Dreamweaver loves me - btw, those that are getting and "error line 153" - there is no line 153, so I have no idea why it says there is an error - any clues or helpful hints would be appreciated.
www.geocities.com /prisca107/decnotes.htm   (1218 words)

  
 GlassOnline Forum 2000 - November/December
I have been doing this little project since september of 2000.
It`s being going well so far until sometime I have a difficult time finding the right size vase in order to make a profit from my project.
I am looking for a fabricator and installer in the Orange County, California area for a shower door and small wall separator in a slump glass design.
www.glassonline.com /otherservices/forum/forum2000Nov-Dec.html   (9123 words)

  
 Borger December 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Let us pull out the stops this next month and talk about Christ's incarnation as that for which our culture so longs.
I know this special December column should include a number of seasonal cyberspace ho-ho-ho's, but I'm going to keep it (relatively) simple.
A holiday devotional suggestion or two, a coupla parenting titles, a marvelous new art book and my personal recommendation for a great gift for any evangelicals—or those who aren't—on your list.
www.ccojubilee.org /minexfolder/minex2000/dec00/Borger_December00.htm   (1518 words)

  
 OR/MS Today - December 2000 - Table of Contents
The following table of contents lists articles in the December 2000 print edition of OR/MS Today.
You may follow any of the linked titles to read those items in their entirety.
OR/MS Today copyright © 2000 by the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences.
lionhrtpub.com /orms/orms-12-00/toc.html   (164 words)

  
 Van Halen News Desk: December 2000 News Archive
- 2000 has come and gone, and I don't have to tell you that it was probably the most frustrating year ever in the life of Van Halen fans.
He also forms a new band and records an album that is expected to be released early in 2001.
On December 27, David Lee Roth records Ashley Abernathy, a song for a girl by the same name who is suffering from Leukemia.
www.vhnd.com /archive/1200.shtml   (2835 words)

  
 HardwareCentral - Tips - December 2000 Buyer's Guide - Introduction
Learn to define a network security policy and understand how firewall hardware and software can turn your network security business rules into security reality.
Welcome to the December edition of our HardwareCentral Buyer’s Guide, the last of the year 2000!
We know there are scads of you out there with the intention of building your own systems, which can mean some extremely difficult decisions.
www.hardwarecentral.com /hardwarecentral/tips/2825/1   (301 words)

  
 July-December 2000
The PBS documentary "Liberty" should be required study of all school children every year--lest we forget.
donate/invest $20.00 per sunday for seven years into the national fl church poor relief fund.
July 2 2000 A great and wonderful site Whenever we hear our national anthem or see our beautiful flag we should have a lump in our throat and a tear in our eyes
www.ushistory.org /writearc/write_2000b.htm   (14139 words)

  
 Herbalife International Guestbook December 2000
I went for an invitation of my neighbor, but I can´t see him in the congress, but I hope that he can contact me very soon because I want join with you.
It will be a year December 12, That I started the Herbalife Products.
Sir i m in a due feild of marketing of herbal products in my own country i came to know about your organization and i m intrusted to do business with ur organization kndly send me the possible information which fecillitate my work and approch to u.
herbalifeww.com /guestbook/dec00_gb.html   (8192 words)

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