Day: May 8, 2007

The Empire is still far, far away: Guy Sorman has a scalding piece on the mirage that is modern China: The Party’s primary concern is not improving the lives of the downtrodden; it seeks power more than it seeks social …

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¡Feliz cumpleaños!

There are spiders here. Say hello to Anansi.

Something to think about, for whenever we are so righteous: Terry Dobson’s train story: “Aikido,” my teacher had said again and again, “is the art of reconciliation. Whoever has the mind to fight has broken his connection with the universe. …

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