Saturday, September 19, 2009

Will Russia Join NATO?

to fight the terrorists, of course, silly.

Friday, September 18, 2009

Malalai Kakar


Sunday, September 28th, 2008

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

The Nuclear Option


from "War made easy" @0:13:49 Nixon in Vietnam
Also
Eisenhower in Korea.
Eisenhower re Quemoy and Matsu.
prior to Dien Bien Phu, offer of 2 bombs to the French.
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I suspect that Kennedy came close in Laos.

Economic reform and Transparency

AKA: Perestroika and Glasnost
and by advanced economy I mean one in which the lights stay on
James Howard Kunstler

Consumers


can change the world.
"The dollar bill is a phenomenal force for change, I now know, if spent on products and processes that respect the environment and promote dignified livelihoods, rather than destroying them." Sarah Chayes

Sunday, September 13, 2009

How many warlords does it take

to change a lightbulb?
Ans: Warlords don't change lightbulbs
In fact, they prefer the dark.

Friday, September 04, 2009

Tuesday, September 01, 2009