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God’s Hammer, guerrilla warfare, Ukraine and the breath of life

When I was a little girl, 5 years old, my lungs asserted themselves inauspiciously. Starting with several months of pneumonia, they proceeded, as I grew up, into various bronchial uproars, and then asthma attacks. It was during an extended asthma … Continue reading

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What is Trump to Putin? His “shithouse cleaner”

David Cornwell (John Le Carr√©), a man of supernal intelligence in deep state secrets and spies, inserts a slashing contemporary opinion in his latest novel, Agent Running In The Field.¬† He places this opinion in the mouth of Arkady, a … Continue reading

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Today’s adorable animal story

Stray crocodiles in an Israeli West Bank settlement. (I’m so tempted to do a nyah nyah along the lines of: this is what you get for moving settlers into territory that does not belong to you.) (Could this happen in … Continue reading

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