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karen-misuraca's picture
Jan.28.2008
Saudi Arabian women can now stay in hotels without a male companion, according to AP. The government issued notices to hotels asking them to accept lone women as long as they notify a local police station. The Interior Ministry, the Supreme Commission of Tourism, and the Commission for the...
terence-clarke's picture
Jan.09.2008
There will come a day, and it will be soon, upon which a great novel of the Iraq war will be published.   If you're an American fighting there, the war in Iraq is a clearly foolish endeavor in which you've been sent to fight and possibly die for frivolously presented, very inscrutable reasons...