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A PLACE WE KNEW WELL by Susan Carol McCarthy

I was only a year-old when the Cuban Missile Crisis took place in October 1962. But I found myself interested in this time of history in May, while on a trip to Cuba. 478 more words


Cienfuegos to Trinidad (with a few stop offs)

So, in my last post I forgot to mention that before we got to our lovely swim spot in the Bay of Pigs we had a little bit of an education at the Bay of Pigs museum. 764 more words


Destroyer: Poison Season Review

 Here’s what we thought of Destroyer’s 10th LP.

Diving into a new Destroyer record is like visiting an old friend you haven’t seen in a while. 413 more words


Havana to Cienfuegos

First day of the tour in Cuba, most of the group met up in the Casa in Havana to go for dinner. It was a nice group of nine of us plus the guide and the driver, mixed age and gender. 470 more words


The Big Reveal: JFK Who Am I? Person 1, Part 6 by Don Lofendale

© Don Lofendale


Before the big reveal, I will summarize the information provided.

My father:

– was said to be involved in “the Business Plot”, a fascist attempt to overthrow President Roosevelt in 1933… 409 more words


Thank You Internet For Breaking the C.I.A.

An artist I met a couple years back at a gallery where we were both showing, messaged me two days ago asking if I had any baseball paintings. 418 more words

Cubans Ready To Welcome Influx Of American Visitors

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Preparations are underway at the U.S. Embassy in Havana for Friday’s ceremonial raising of the American flag.

It will be the first time the ‘stars and stripes’ will fly over the building in 54 years. 428 more words