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Outsider In Cuba: In Varadero - reluctantly

In October and November 2016 I spent three weeks travelling around Cuba.  I returned home just days before Fidel Castro died.  These posts are written from the scribblings I made in my notebook throughout the trip. 1,294 more words

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Bay of Pigs, Cuba

11.16.2017 – The Bahía de Cochones–or Bay of Pigs in English–is a gorgeous, cerulean blue bay filled with tropical fish located on the southern coast of Cuba.   48 more words

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Trump JFK file dump 2: Senator writes to CIA offering assassination cover-up 17 days before the murder of Kennedy?

By John Miller

Friday the 10th of November, 2017

November 9 saw a second batch of material evidence long withheld from public scrutiny finally reach the light of day, and thank you for that President Trump. 595 more words

One Year Ago -- CIA Releases Controversial "Bay of Pigs" History

“After more than twenty years, it appears that fear of exposing the Agency’s dirty linen, rather than any significant security information, is what prompts continued denial of requests for release of these records.

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I don’t understand

Having travelled around Cuba for over a week staying in family homes or rather in rooms attached to homes, we spent two nights in a resort on an island ( 902 more words

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Little Mistakes Can Mean A Lot

Cheezburger.com posted a list of 21 seemingly minor mess ups that led to huge problems. For instance, the Bay of Pigs invasion may have failed due to ignoring time zones.

Read explanations of all 21 HERE.

JFK, Most Overrated President - Episode 9

Sean and Paul briefly discuss the revolt among Trump’s base over the proposed DACA deal as well as the patriarchal wet dream that is the Bruce Willis remake of 1972’s  29 more words

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