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April 20, 2007

On the eve of the first round of balloting in what promises to be a momentous presidential election in France, we offer a handful of...

The death of Kurt Vonnegut on April 11, caused by complications from a fall, reminded me of our brief but amiable exchange of letters, some...

On Sunday, France will hold its first round of balloting for a new president. This is the last in a series of three posts on...

How good is the CIA these days? In a world with jihadists seeking nuclear weapons, and two hot wars under way, we all have a...

A couple of months ago I blogged about a news report that North Korea had bought some giant rabbits from a German breeder as seed...