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Israel Can Handle Enemies; Who Will Save It From Its 'Friends?'

WWII Axis powers being big time anti Semites, the somewhat less anti-Semitic (and less public about it) victorious Allies magnanimously offered Europe’s remaining Jews their ancient homeland, recently liberated from the Turks. 424 more words


25th March, 1915 (Thursday)


Tsutomu Sekido, Japanese skier at the 1936  Winter Olympics in Bavaria.

Béla Háray, Hungarian ice-hockey and hockey player at the 1936 Winter Olympics in Bavaria and the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin. 73 more words

100 Years Ago Today

A/B testing in politics

As research for my book I’m studying the way people use big data techniques, mostly from the marketing world, in politics. So naturally I was intrigued by… 738 more words

Data Science

US, Iran work on negotiating nuclear pact

ABOVE: John Kerry meeting with Iranian leaders as deadline for nuclear deal looms

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) – The United States and Iran are plunging back into negotiations in a bid to end a decades-long standoff that has raised the spectre of an Iranian nuclear arsenal, a new atomic arms race in the Middle East and even a U.S. 1,040 more words


Primary Source: "Pilot Lights of the Apocalypse"

Ridenour, Louis. “Pilot Lights of the Apocalypse: A One Act Playlet Inspired by the Atomic Age.” The Milwaukee Journal 26 December 1945: 14.

Entry by Angelica Clayton… 804 more words

Nuclear Anxiety

Netanyahu and Purim

My Stand

Let me be very honest…very honest. For that matter, let me be so honest that some of you reading this will want to unsubscribe, write a hateful comment, or even threaten bodily harm (which is not uncommon nowadays with those who… 702 more words


Montreal Canadiens Make Championship Push with.... Petry?

With all due respect to Rob Scuderi, I think Jeff Petry has just dethroned him as “The Piece”. Or at least I think that is what Montreal Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin is hoping for. 521 more words