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I basically did all the library research for this book on...

I basically did all the library research for this book on Google, and it not only saved me enormous amounts of time but actually gave me a much richer offering of research in a shorter time. 7 more words

Thomas Friedman

Syria, Obama and Putin It’s better to be wary of getting involved in Syria than rushing to do so. nytimes.com|By Thomas L. Friedman

Tom Friedman to the rescue. First he compliments Obama for his sanity and calm. Then he writes: “Putin stupidly went into Syria looking for a cheap sugar high to show his people that Russia is still a world power. 147 more words

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ISIS and Vietnam - Tom Friedman, 10/28/14, The New York Times

“In May, I visited Vietnam and met with university students. After a week of being love-bombed by Vietnamese, who told me how much they admire America, want to work or study there and have friends and family living there, I couldn’t help but ask myself: “How did we get this country so wrong? 168 more words

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Even a blind pig

Even a blind pig will find a nut from time to time.

“But if you think Iran is the only source of trouble in the Middle East, you must have slept through 9/11, when 15 of the 19 hijackers came from Saudi Arabia. 153 more words

Review: Friedman's the Lexus and the Olive Tree

I really do not understand the appeal of Thomas Friedman. I don’t think his writing is very good, and I think his political commentary is inane. 86 more words


Friedman paves the way for Buhari

In “Bonfire of the Assets, With Trump Lighting Matches,” the New York Times columnist, Thomas L. Friedman warned Americans from seeing their nation’s accommodating posture neither as a sign of benevolence nor weakness. 445 more words