No, not the patronus towers (sorry, Harry Potter fans), the Petronus Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
On my recent trip to KL with travel buddy Genie, we made a point to visit these twin skyscrapers, also known as the P-Towers. 421 more words
Operation Northwoods was a proposed false flag operation by the Department of Defense in 1962 with the aims of manufacturing consent for a military intervention in Cuba by orchestrating terrorist operations on the homeland to be blamed on the enemy. 750 more words
For nearly 15 years, ever since jihadists took down the Twin Towers and killed nearly 3,000 Americans, many have wondered how a bunch of novice terrorists—several of whom could barely fly an airplane, much less a big jetliner—could pull off such complex and audacious attack. 1,685 more words
Recently I went to visit the widower of my artist friend Robin who had passed a year ago of lung cancer. After a long-winded conversation about the demands of caretaking, her husband gave me a tight hug and said something that made me cringe. 251 more words