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robert-earle's picture
Apr.15.2014
The Upside of Down--Why the Rise of the Rest is Good for the West by Charles Kenny makes the persuasive case that: --Countries like China and India will have larger economies than the U.S. in coming decades because their populations and economic momentum is much greater; --Immigration is a good...
pamela-ferris-olson's picture
Nov.11.2010
Verónica Michelle Bachelet Jeria served as President of Chile from March 11, 2006-March 11, 2010. She became the first woman president in Chile’s history. President Bachelet won the 2006 election in a runoff, beating her opponent with 53.5% of the vote. Cristina Elisabet Fernández de Kirchner (also...
anil-srivastava's picture
Oct.06.2010
All the four Houses, Martin in blue; Hodson in red; Cornwallis in green; and Lyons (my House) in yellow, were lined up for the junior Marathon. I was 12; had just moved from the colts to the juniors and was short for my age and wore specs. I was nicknamed ‘Silly goggle-eyed', by my peers, who...
darlene-arden's picture
Jun.06.2008
I can't believe how competitive I am! Whatever happened to quiet Darlene? The Darlene who has multiple writing awards but never walked into a competition with anything but an attitude of: well, it's frosting on the cake. I've competed at dog shows and won. Not me personally: the dog.  Although I do...