It goes like this: Reporter asks question that he/she knows will not get an answer. Player/coach doesn’t answer question. Reporter pretends that player/coach answered question, thanks player/coach, kicks it back to the […]
#15: Lost on Planet China: One Man’s Attempt to Understand the World’s Most Mystifying Nation by L. Maarten Troost (2008) The first time I landed in Shanghai, I couldn’t believe how big everything […]
The Iran Threat Reduction Act’s provision for outlawing diplomacy with Iran could explode in our faces in the event of incident in the Persian Gulf.
I’ve always found it somewhat ironic, if that’s the word, that two of the best novels I’ve ever read about America—Dvorak in Love and The Bride of Texas—were written by a Czech […]