(Yusuf Kanli, Turkey, 10/13/15 10:49 am)
[JE: Yusuf Kanli sent these photos from WAIS '15. One of my greatest pleasures of the conference was the chance to meet Yusuf in person. Happy trails to Yusuf, his wife and frien
(David Duggan, USA, 10/13/15 9:39 am)
As the Chicago Cubs prepare (hopefully) to close out the dreaded Cardinals this afternoon and advance to their first National League Championship Series since 2003, this discussion of cricket reminds
(Phyllis Gardner, USA, 10/13/15 7:20 am)
It was a fabulous Golden Jubilee conference, and I enjoyed it thoroughly. I came home babbling about empires, hegemony, Russia/Ukraine/Syria, not to mention Philippines (having read Bienvenido's
(John Heelan, UK, 10/13/15 6:19 am)
For those WAISers still confused about cricket, here is the piece I wrote trying to explain the game to our US "Cousins" in 2009. Do not be distressed if you still do not understand the gam
(Francisco Wong-Diaz, USA, 10/12/15 3:39 pm)
Congratulations, and thanks to those whose hard work and diligence made the WAIS conference possible.
It was a pleasure to renew friendships, meet in person old digital acquaintances, and gather
(Edward Jajko, USA, 10/12/15 9:11 am)
Most sincere thanks to John Eipper, convenor of the WAIS Golden Jubilee gathering at Stanford; to Roman Zhovtulya, technical magician and generous donor of a ride to my home; to all the others who ha
(John Eipper, USA, 10/12/15 8:35 am)
Ric Mauricio writes:
Thank you, and I truly enjoyed meeting the people of WAIS and listening to their insights on all the various subjects.
Like I told Yusuf Kanli, I did no
(John Eipper, USA, 10/11/15 7:29 am)
Join the festivities! The morning's sessions will address the latest developments in Ukraine (Roman Zhovtulya) and Russia (WAIS Chair Cameron Sawyer). The broadcast starts at 9 AM
(John Eipper, USA, 10/11/15 7:06 am)
Ric Mauricio writes:
I am afraid I am quite ignorant when it comes to the game of cricket. Looks a little like baseball to me.
But in trying to understan
(John Heelan, UK, 10/11/15 6:21 am)
I partially agree with Francisco Ramírez (9 October) about the outstanding fitness required of soccer players (professional ones anyway) compared to other professional sportsmen.