George W Bush

Bush 41 bears twin albatross of Willie Horton, Clarence Thomas and all they wrought

Patrician paragon George Bush perpetrated the single most indecently hypocritical presidential act of the 20th century. Continue reading

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How not to handle a hostage situation

Kenya’s president shows little sense and less judgment talking to media while attackers were still holding hostages in a Nairobi shopping mall. Continue reading

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Chutzpah runs for president

Mitt Romney’s campaign is based on extraordinary nerve and lies. Consider that, then, above all, do your duty and vote. Continue reading

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Books


Hong Kong On Air
Hong Kong On Air
Insider view of TV news, love, betrayal, high finance, and cheap lingerie

Red-Blooded Risk
Red-Blooded Risk
The Secret History of Wall Street

Lonely Planet Indonesia
Lonely Planet Indonesia
Updated guide to the world's most intriguing archipelago

The Poker Face of Wall Street
The Poker Face of Wall Street
Gambling for investors and investing for gamblers