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bob-mustin's picture
May.29.2013
      The Atlantic, May 2013   If you’re a political and cultural junkie like me, then you surely know that the media delivers its insights on those phenomena in a multi-repetitive way. This issue of The Atlantic is an example of that, but you can’t really blame them...
steven-robert-travers's picture
Oct.22.2012
Aside from grieving, Americans are doing two things right now for the most part. First, they are calling for immediate revenge in force. Second, they are thumping their chest and bragging about being the greatest country in the history of the world.   The fact that America is the greatest...
enoch-john's picture
Jun.07.2011
Opera star Placido Domingo and former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger are two persons who,if they value their reputations any,should stay a billion dollars away from any involvement as FIFA's so-called ''wise men''. Sepp Blatter,fresh from a ''victory'' for a fourth consecutive term as FIFA...
allan-james-cox's picture
Mar.01.2010
This book is a pleasant survey and recounting of some of our leading light founders, statesman, politicians (Harry Truman said a statesman is a politician who’s been dead 10 years), journalists, scientists, technologists and personages who have left their mark on our country and world. The author...
sambath-meas's picture
Nov.11.2009
My father was born before the end of World War II in Kampong Chhnang, Cambodia on February 1, 1945. His motherland remained under the French Protectorate since 1853. Laos and Vietnam also lived under France’s iron fist. The subjugation, repression, discrimination, and exploitation of Cambodge, Laos...
heywood-gould's picture
Dec.16.2008
New York City, Christmas Eve, 1973...Global warming hadn't become an A-list cause. Ozone layer sounded like something you inhaled at a party.  In Washington, the hottest present was a bootleg White House tape of President Nixon drunkenly ranting about the Watergate investigation to Attorney...
heywood-gould's picture
Oct.03.2008
GREENPOINT, Bklyn, Oct. 3...A convoy of gleaming limousines was parked outside New York's hottest restaurant last night. Inside, Henry Kissinger, 86 regaled the Dalai Lama, 74, at one table, while Rupert Murdoch, 79, hosted Queen Elizabeth, 82 and Nelson Mandela, 92, at another.  George H. W....
phil-bronstein's picture
Apr.22.2008
The George Shultz appreciation in the last post didn't get appreciated by some commenters. sfmike thinks George is a war criminal and missmarple believes he's a felon, saved from jail by a midnight pardon. sfdave4u doesn't seem to include George among the people he's 4. OK, George and other...