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Archive for August, 2007

Aug 20th 2007

keychain survey

what is your ratio of keys to doodads?
before you go grab your keys, please review the following definitions:
key: a usually metal instrument by which the bolt of a lock is turned.
doodad: item for which there is no functional use. for example, dice hanging from a rear-view mirror have no functional […]

Aug 20th 2007

Loan Guarantees for Israel: Are they in the best interest of the United States?

This article is reprinted with permission from FLAME (Facts and Logic About the Middle East). Visit FLAME’s website, factsandlogic.org, to read every one of their excellent articles debunking common misconceptions about the history and current events of the Middle East. — Admin

Several months ago there was much discussion whether loan guarantees in the […]

Aug 20th 2007

Derailing the Hugo Chavez power grab

A great article on Hugo Chavez from Andres Oppenheimer.
A couple money quotes:
A new poll by the Venezuelan firm Hinterlaces says that 54 percent of Venezuelans disapprove of Chávez’s proposal to change the constitution, while only 26 percent support it. Interestingly, 48 percent of respondents in the same poll described themselves as Chávez sympathizers, which suggests […]

Aug 18th 2007

Israel’s “Right to Exist”: Is it important that the Arabs acknowledge it?

This article is reprinted with permission from FLAME (Facts and Logic About the Middle East). Visit FLAME’s website, factsandlogic.org, to read every one of their excellent articles debunking common misconceptions about the history and current events of the Middle East. — Admin

The Israelis wanted the second phase of the Mideast Peace conference to […]

Aug 16th 2007

Rethinking Hugo Chavez

A great piece by a left-leaning author.
For a long time, I’ve defended Hugo Chavez. I thought that he was fighting a worthy battle against greed and corruption, against years of foreign domination and cronyism. I thought he was trying to improve the lives of poor people, while establishing a strong economy, an independent and self-respecting […]

Aug 16th 2007

Those “West Bank” Settlements: Are they really the “greatest obstacle to peace”?

This article is reprinted with permission from FLAME (Facts and Logic About the Middle East). Visit FLAME’s website, factsandlogic.org, to read every one of their excellent articles debunking common misconceptions about the history and current events of the Middle East. — Admin

The Palestinians have once again erupted in bloody uprising, an uprising in […]

Aug 16th 2007

brilliant beckham

in his first start in a galaxy uniform, the midfielder registered a goal and an assist in LA’s superliga semifinal win over DC united.

Beckham scored the Galaxy’s first goal with a stunning free kick midway through the first half, then set Landon Donovan free behind the United defense for a breakaway goal early […]

Aug 14th 2007

El Salvador – La Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13)

Incredible TV show about the infamous Salvadoran gang, La Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13 (PG-13 for language and mature themes).

 

Aug 14th 2007

Myths About Israel and the Middle East (II): Should we re-examine endlessly repeated clichés?

This article is reprinted with permission from FLAME (Facts and Logic About the Middle East). Visit FLAME’s website, factsandlogic.org, to read every one of their excellent articles debunking common misconceptions about the history and current events of the Middle East. — Admin

In a previous installment in this series of clarifying messages about Israel […]

Aug 13th 2007

La mafia de los abrevalijas en Ezeiza

Hay gente que no tienen poca verguenza y hay sinverguenzas. Ahora, conozcan la buena gente del Aeropuerto Internacional de Ezeiza en Buenos Aires.
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