It hasn't been easy, this war against the Islamic State. Even though Turkey now seems ready to let the Iraqi Kurds help the Syrian Kurds
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Monet had already made a name for himself when in 1892 he rented space across from the Rouen Cathedral in Normandy
The exhibition offers a fantastic journey through some of their artwork, curated from Leonard Lauder’s impressive collection, and outlines the genesis of Cubism.
I've stayed away from the Ebola issue thus far because nothing yet seems certain enough about the disease to write intelligently.
“Working together to explore new uses for cord blood and cord tissue” ViaCord & Research Collaborations. ViaCord: Important Facts To Know About Cord Blood Banking ViaCord:…
Why is it politicians, of any party, feel it is okay to lie to the people they serve? Granted there are times when it's better we not know
We need more than a genie on a flying carpet to get out of this mess. Baghdad, if you've looked at the latest maps of the IS progression, is surrounded.
When I heard, today, that the Norwegian Nobel Committee had awarded the 2014 peace prize to Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India, I was thrilled.
After having awarded the Peace Prize to Barack Obama on the strength of his rhetoric, the Noble committee has finally gotten it right.
William Howard Taft did not break a bathtub; he got stuck in one, and it took four men to get him out. They used a gallon of butter and the tub did not break.
I have to take back everything positive I said about Turkey a few posts ago. And wonder why they’re playing chicken with us with the very…
I listened to interview with a criminal profiler last night where she was explaining what type of person is actually capable of beheading another.
Not so long ago I wondered what kind of trade off the Turks made with IS to get their diplomats back. Whatever it was it worked.
I realize there is a lot going on in Washington these days and little of it good. The incompetence of cabinet level people is enough to…
Why is it once one gains power it is so corrupting. Perhaps it's because it takes corruption to maintain it and without it one becomes just another one of many.