Archive for May 1, 2005
Terrace at Cagnes, 1905. Renoir.
“A woman’s place in the lab”
Could not get the link, but the Times of London is reporting that “THE government of Qatar is paying millions of pounds a year to Al-Qaeda in return for an undertaking to spare it from further terrorist attacks, official sources in the wealthy Gulf state claimed last week.”
How often does this happen, and how often have I posted about it, and who is noticing, and does anybody care, and are people going to trial, and how many have been convicted, and is there is an end in sight to this ordeal for the people of Afghanistan, and why is the Feminist Majority, [...]
It is official: the right-wing Lebanese opposition has fractured. Two signs: Walid Jumblat is back sounding like the head of the Lebanese branch of the Ba`th party, and Michel `Awn is off his medications. How do I know that? Well, `Awn is back yelling and screaming at reporters. Sure sign. Brace yourselves.PS. Victor David Hansen [...]
What Am I? A Fact-Checker for US Media? I have other things to do, you know. It is tempting these days to subscribe–at least to a degree–to conspiracy theory, provided it is not of the kooky kind that sometimes appeals to people on the left and on the Islamic Fundamentalist bank. Lee Smith (who is [...]