• I am Vanilla…

    I am Vanilla Flavoured. I am one of the most popular flavours in the world. Subtle and smooth, I go reasonably with anyone, and rarely do anything to offend. I can be expected to be blending in in society. What Flavour Are You?

  • Syria’s Half Measures

    And the White House is obviously a tad miffed. Who can blame them? The UN as well as the US told Syria to pack up their toys and leave Lebanon. Not in the next two years, or whenever it is convenient for Damascus to move the troops. It wasn’t the...

  • Shot hostage disputes U.S. account?

    CNN.com – Shot hostage disputes U.S. account – Mar 6, 2005 Given that this article states very clearly at the end, that the aforementioned hostage and her newspaper have been “fiercely against the war”, I have to wonder about the veracity of her statements with regard to US troops. Somehow,...

  • Sir Bill Gates

    Bill Gates given Honorary Knighthood. I blogged Sir Mick. I had to blog this as well. Bill Gates has been bestowed with an honorary knighthood. Apparently, people who are not citizens of the UK can become full-fledged knights, but hey… it’s as close as America gets.. and honestly, it doesn’t...

  • What Adulthood Qualifies Us For…

    From the New York Times (subscription required). The issue of juvenile death sentencing is not what I wish to discuss here. What I actually want to touch upon is the issue of when we call children adults. From a legal standpoint, I can understand why this has to be defined...