(Istvan Simon, USA, 03/23/18 4:01 am)
Re: Taiwan being nervous (see Gary Moore and John Eipper, March 20th), I do not think they have reason to be.
They should develop their own rockets and small navy. And they have the protection
(John Eipper, USA, 03/23/18 2:41 am)
Ric Mauricio writes:
My thanks to Istvan Simon (March 21st) for confirming my premise that one can be educated and still be an "ignoramus."
(Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 03/22/18 5:03 am)
When commenting the passionate comment of John Heelan (21 March), our wise moderator JE attached an article from the British newspaper The Independent, which quotes from Alexander Nix, o
(David Duggan, USA, 03/22/18 4:16 am)
The world did not change overnight.
Illinois' "pay-to-play" politics is as alive and well as ever, and Prairie State voters will face, for the first time in the history of the kno
(John Heelan, UK, 03/21/18 12:38 pm)
Boris Volodarsky wrote on 21 March about "Mr Corbyn who...has a real chance of becoming the British prime minister."
Hopefully not! The hard-left activist group Momentum is graduall
(Boris Volodarsky, Austria, 03/21/18 3:59 am)
Answering Istvan Simon’s post of 19 March, I first of all want to assure Istvan that my comments were in no way meant to be offensive. Rather it was a bit of friendly teasing and joki
(Istvan Simon, USA, 03/21/18 3:36 am)
I apologize if my post of March 17th was inaccurate about Xi Jinping's education. The information about his education came from my wife and I trusted what she told me without further checking. Tsi
(John Heelan, UK, 03/21/18 3:27 am)
Perhaps the most fissiparous creations are committees, which always seem to spawn even more committees!
JE comments: The "Heelan Rule" definitely applies to Academia. My College
(Tor Guimaraes, USA, 03/20/18 1:18 pm)
After reading A.J. Cave's exposition of the Persian archives problem (March 14th), I thought about what happened in Baghdad during the last Gulf War when the Iraqi museums were robbed of their his
(Boris Volodarsky, Austria, 03/20/18 7:52 am)
About how the nerve agent was delivered in the Skripal case, there are many theories.
After seeing Skripal's car, the American newspapers suggested he was poisoned through the air vents of