Tag Archives: France

Flying Robot Seabee Corps Builds Tower!


This is impressive!  Flying robots assemble a tower reminiscent of Gaudi.  Questions in my mind were how they continued to stack and keep the sides straight (in plumb).  There are orange lights in the ceiling, which seem to take care … Continue reading

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Jules et Jim: A Look Back at Truffaut’s Best


Oh, how the days of my youth sitting in movie theaters throughout New York City, spring redolent with peanuts, popcorn, and the unique smell that art theaters had.  I watched the films of the day for hours well spent while … Continue reading

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2 Burka or Not 2 Burka?


 You may not remember, but we met at a party last month… I admit it.  Every time I see a guy in a gorilla suit walking down the street I usually cross over to the other side of the street … Continue reading

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North African Calculus, The End Game.


A blog from the West Bank, Notes From Amedinah , has posted an insightful article with a juxtaposition of positions by Edward Peck and James M Dubik who contribute to Foreign Policy magazine.  This informative post balances Pack’s non-intervention and Dubick’s … Continue reading

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Reaction to France’s Expulsion of Roma Grows


BRUSSELS — After an acrimonious dispute over its expulsions of Roma, France was told on Wednesday that it would face legal proceedings for failing to meet minimum European Union safeguards to protect the rights of the bloc’s citizens.   NY Times article … Continue reading

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