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I first happened across this recipe way back in 1990, when I bought three cookbooks produced by British supermarket chain Tesco in association with Good Housekeeping. 542 more words


French citizen kidnapped in a mountainous region of Tizi Ouzou in eastern Algeria, France24 Arabic, 22 September 2014

The French Foreign Ministry confirmed the kidnapping of a French citizen in the mountainous Tikjda region where he was on vacation in an area near Tizi Ouzou in eastern Algeria. 503 more words

Arabic To English

France, Once A Punchline For DudeBros Everywhere, Is Reasserting Itself As A Military Power

Ever since France declined to join George W. Bush’s “coalition of the willing” back in 2003, the home of European democracy, fine wines, and… 648 more words

Travel Tales - Morocco

“Due to my mom’s love of films from the 40s and 50s, I grew up very knowledgeable about all things film noir and some of my favorite actors come from this era: Joseph Cotton, Gene Tierney, and, of course, Humphrey Bogart. 83 more words


McCain to American People: “The Time Has Come to Adore Great Cthulu.”

Clad head to toe in a heavy, blue robe, and wearing a disturbing beaten-gold talisman from beyond antiquity around his neck, U.S. Senator John McCain addressed reporters last night with a stunning revelation: 455 more words

General Military Humor

Book Review - The Arabs: A History

I haven’t posted any book reviews lately because I’ve been fully ensconced and captivated by 500 pages of modern history in The Arabs: A History… 935 more words

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