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Posted 04/10/2013 09:25:21 EDT
She "bet on freedom"? Not in Chile, where even after the rejection of the military junta by history and the Chilean people, she praised Pinochet for "bringing democracy to Chile." Not in South Africa, more »
Posted 04/15/2012 01:05:57 EDT
One of the problems with "social" as a noun is that it has already been used as a noun with a modest, but different meaning--a gala social event, usually a dance--as in "Who are you taking to the spri more »
Posted 04/15/2012 12:45:18 EDT
Thanks, Fastcats, I was going to point that out as well. The Djenne Mosque, a UNESCO World Heritage Site is 223 miles from Timbuktu, so placing the Eiffel Tower in London (211 miles away from Paris) w more »
Posted 12/10/2011 11:07:06 EST
Actually, Mr. Caggiano, "candle holder" is exactly what the word "menorah" means in Hebrew, and it can refer to a whole bunch of candlesticks and lamps. The type of menorah used for the chanukah relig more »
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