By John Whitman
Operating out of an almost empty area in la, the newly created CTU faces its first significant trouble. a large number of plastique explosive has vanished and will be anywhere—with criminals, crazies, outlaw bikers . . . or within the bloodstained fingers of Islamic radicals. As strong representatives of the world's significant religions assemble for a convention on religion, peace, and coexistence, brokers of the baby elite counterterrorism unit needs to chase elusive shadows during the underbelly of L.A. A nightmare of assassination and terror is looming, tied to the darkest secrets and techniques of the church—an explosive risk that needs to be uncovered and defused inside of twenty-four hours, or violent repercussions might be felt round the world.
And just one guy possesses the mandatory ardour, ruthless ability, and willingness to function open air his jurisdiction and past the boundaries of the legislations: a perilous rogue CIA operative . . . named Jack Bauer.
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It is true if it actually does what it purports to do. According to Whitehead, “Truth is the conformation of Appearance to Reality” (1933, p. 241), where to conform means to provide us with a coherent and consistent framework that is applicable to some identifiable region of the world, depicting that region adequately. Coherence, consistency, applicability, and adequacy are the four standards for judging a metaphysical theory, as famously identified in the first chapter of Process and Reality (1929a, p.
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