Wednesday, March 02, 2005


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  • About how often to you check out the blog?
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  • What I could do to make it more worth your time?

If none of the above makes sense to you, don't try sending me an email just now. (I know you can find one in my profile. That's not the one I mean.)


Annie Hall moment

Jay Nordlinger links to a delicious Annie Hall moment.
But, alas, there was someone in the audience who actually had lived through the Cultural Revolution in China, and had been one of Mao's "barefoot doctors." He didn't see things quite the same way as Mr. Sen. In fact, he said the comments had quite surprised him.

Now Syria?

The "Cedar Revolution" in Lebanon may be spreading to Syria.
"What happened [in Lebanon] was a huge victory not only for the Lebanese people, but for the people of this region," said Wael Sawah, a Syrian political analyst and activist. "This is the first time a Cabinet resigns under popular pressure."


See also this interview with Farid Ghadry on NRO.