(Randy Black, USA, 11/27/15 6:24 am)
From the top deck of Carnival's Triumph in the port of Galveston about 3 PM, Thursday. Happy Thanksgiving to all of my friends in WAIS. We are celebrating Mom's 92nd birthday with thi
(John Eipper, USA, 11/27/15 6:08 am)
Gary Moore writes:
A groundswell of consensus is marked by John Eipper's
milestone comment of 26 November--that it was probably a mistake to
overthrow the strongmen w
(David Pike, France, 11/26/15 12:52 pm)
A HAPPY THANKSGIVING TO ALL!
I feel very much like the Odd Man Out--the only Brit left in the family!
To WAIS, my dear WAIS, with you since the creation (of WAIS).
(José Ignacio Soler, Venezuela, 11/26/15 12:29 pm)
I wish everyone a happy Thanksgiving day from Venezuela!
Thanksgiving is not part of our culture; we do not celebrate it although I have been sometimes part of this gathering of friends and fami
(Luciano Dondero, Italy, 11/26/15 8:46 am)
These days various (unwilling?) apologists for the jihadi terrorists inundate the airwaves and the web with an old saw.
It goes more or less like this: "For decades the West has lorded it o
(Anthony J Candil, USA, 11/26/15 7:10 am)
From the heart of Texas, Happy Thanksgiving to y'all!
JE comments: Just last year, I had the good fortune of spending Thanksgiving in Texas, including a visit to Anthony and Fer Candil'
(Francisco Ramirez, USA, 11/26/15 6:38 am)
For a thoughtful assessment of Princeton and the Wilson controversy, I recommend Richard Cohen's opinion piece in The Washington Post. He comes to the conclusion that the administration
(Francisco Wong-Diaz, USA, 11/26/15 6:20 am)
I totally agree with Nigel Jones (25 November) regarding Obama's intentions. Obama is not stupid. My main concern now is that might be setting us up for a Paris+ type of event that would give him
(John Heelan, UK, 11/26/15 6:01 am)
A happy and safe Thanksgiving to all US WAISers--although I suspect that the turkey being discussed will not be the one on the dining table.
JE comments: Our faithful colleague on the Isle of W
(Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 11/25/15 2:25 pm)
Let me applaud the post of Nigel Jones (25 November). Maybe Nigel's tone is a bit strong, but I've been saying for a long time that we need Putin. By the way, he seems to me extremely so