(Richard Hancock, USA, 01/22/21 4:00 am)
I appreciate the Happy Birthday wishes from John and six other WAISers. I haven't been able to respond until now, because Nancy has again been taken to the hospital. We are happy to learn that s
(John Eipper, USA, 01/22/21 3:12 am)
Edward Mears writes:
Unfortunately, there have not been many depictions of Japanese baseball players in Western media, as evidenced in my father Patrick Mears's po
(Tor Guimaraes, USA, 01/21/21 2:40 pm)
I enjoyed reading Mendo Henriques's latest post (January 20th). As usual, his remarks were quite entertaining, knowledgeable, and wise.
One of his statements triggered some thoughts
(Timothy Ashby, Spain, 01/21/21 7:16 am)
As for our discussion on the meaning of bravo in various languages, let's never forget Patatas Bravas!
JE comments: Ferocious potatoes--one of the simplest, and most delicious, of
(Francisco Wong-Diaz, USA, 01/21/21 4:29 am)
When commenting on Dr John Robinson's appraisal of Biden's health, what did John E mean by "no proof for either claim" that it is authentic or a forgery?
The good doctor wrote
(Paul Pitlick, USA, 01/21/21 3:49 am)
As I sat listening to our new president, I recalled four years ago. Our previous president, in his inaugural address, talked about "carnage" all around. At the time I thought that he was m
(John Eipper, USA, 01/21/21 3:34 am)
The historic event of the week, of course, occurred on January 19th, when our friend and the Dean of WAISworld, Richard Hancock, turned 95. (I can't think of anything else of significance in rece
(José Ignacio Soler, Venezuela, 01/20/21 3:20 pm)
First of all, I would like to add my compliments to Richard Hancock, who has reached this honorable age. It is not every day that people can lead such a long, virtuous and, above all, fruitful life.
(Enrique Torner, USA, 01/20/21 3:59 am)
Happy birthday, Richard, and thank you for serving our country so faithfully! May God bless you and your wife with a continued life full of health and happiness.
Thank you, also, for sharing yo
(David Duggan, USA, 01/20/21 3:42 am)
In response to JE's comment, here's a partial list of those in on the JFK conspiracy:
LBJ (who stood to gain the most from Kennedy's assassination: Brother Bobby was on the trail of