Category Archives: News

Why SOPA is a bad idea | Defend our Freedom to Share

Just a few days ago I talked to a well-known photographer and a good friend of mine about the SOPA protest and Buck 2-ten blackout post. We didn’t share the same opinion on the consequences of allowing the bill to

Why SOPA is a bad idea | Defend our Freedom to Share

Just a few days ago I talked to a well-known photographer and a good friend of mine about the SOPA protest and Buck 2-ten blackout post. We didn’t share the same opinion on the consequences of allowing the bill to

Relics of the Baltic Sea | Millennial Falcon & Other Treasures

Well, well, well …. I wonder what happened to Han Solo and Chewbakka !! But don’t hold your breath. This could turn up to be just another Stonehenge underwater, a wacky Russian military ship (or Iranian), another space junk debris or nothing. But

Relics of the Baltic Sea | Millennial Falcon & Other Treasures

Well, well, well …. I wonder what happened to Han Solo and Chewbakka !! But don’t hold your breath. This could turn up to be just another Stonehenge underwater, a wacky Russian military ship (or Iranian), another space junk debris or nothing. But

You Can’t Read This Book: why libel tourists love London

What would you say is the common feeling among the western cultures about the Arab Spring movement? What would you say is the general perception of the social unrest among citizens of the European countries? What’s the reaction towards civil

You Can’t Read This Book: why libel tourists love London

What would you say is the common feeling among the western cultures about the Arab Spring movement? What would you say is the general perception of the social unrest among citizens of the European countries? What’s the reaction towards civil

Iran: Paranoid or under siege? – Features – Al Jazeera English

Al Jazeera channel’s original willingness to broadcast dissenting views triggered controversies in the Arab states of the Persian Gulf. The regional news channel network has, since then, been prized with a considerable increase of viewers in Europe and the US recognizing

Iran: Paranoid or under siege? – Features – Al Jazeera English

Al Jazeera channel’s original willingness to broadcast dissenting views triggered controversies in the Arab states of the Persian Gulf. The regional news channel network has, since then, been prized with a considerable increase of viewers in Europe and the US recognizing

Metropolitan Museum Completes American Wing Renovation – NYTimes.com

Cuts on the federal budget are affecting funding for arts and humanities endowment. With the President’s Budget Proposal for the Fiscal Year 2012  still to be approved, the Obama Administration continues to battle off the more drastic cuts called by

Metropolitan Museum Completes American Wing Renovation – NYTimes.com

Cuts on the federal budget are affecting funding for arts and humanities endowment. With the President’s Budget Proposal for the Fiscal Year 2012  still to be approved, the Obama Administration continues to battle off the more drastic cuts called by

Nobody Understands Debt

IHT GLOBAL OPINION | web clipping OP-ED COLUMNIST Nobody Understands Debt By PAUL KRUGMAN Published: January 1, 2012 In 2011, as in 2010, America was in a technical recovery but continued to suffer from disastrously high unemployment. And through most of

Nobody Understands Debt

IHT GLOBAL OPINION | web clipping OP-ED COLUMNIST Nobody Understands Debt By PAUL KRUGMAN Published: January 1, 2012 In 2011, as in 2010, America was in a technical recovery but continued to suffer from disastrously high unemployment. And through most of

President Obama

Obama Signs Controversial Defense Bill

 “I have signed this bill despite having serious reservations with certain provisions that regulate the detention, interrogation, and prosecution of suspected terrorists,” Obama said. “I want to clarify that my Administration will not authorize the indefinite military detention without trial

President Obama

Obama Signs Controversial Defense Bill

 “I have signed this bill despite having serious reservations with certain provisions that regulate the detention, interrogation, and prosecution of suspected terrorists,” Obama said. “I want to clarify that my Administration will not authorize the indefinite military detention without trial