The 83rd Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Ar and Sciences （AMPAS）, honored the best films of 2010 on February 27, 2011, at the Koda Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. The ceremony was televised in the United States on AB.
The traditional Chinese model of economic growth required the U.S. and a few other countries to be consumers of first and last resort1, spending more than their income and running ever-larger trade deficits2 -- so that China could be the producer of first and last resort,
Scholars, moralists, and writers have warned men to steer clear of1 beautiful women since antiquity2. Homer＇s Odysseus3 tied himself to his ship＇s mast to avoid being lured to his death by the mythic Sirens4. The Sirens aren＇t alone.
1 Metropolis Nowadays, it refers to a large city - particularly an important one. In ancient Greece, metropolis referred to the mother city of a colony1. Metropolis comes from the Greek mētēr （mother） ＋ polis （city）.
The picture was painted by Pierre-Auguste Renoir C1841-1919） in 1881. It captures an idyllic atmosphere as Renoir＇s friends share food, wine, and conversation on a balcony overlooking the Seine2 at the Maison Fournaise restaurant in Chatou.