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Nicaragua Politics

PASTIME

In case you are wondering what people on a remote Nicaraguan Island do to pass the time, here is a picture of our dartboard at Casa Iguana.

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Politics War and Peace

SORRY

Winter has hit Maui. Although it started out sunny, the rest of the day was blustery, cold and wet. Anyone who says there are no seasons in the tropics isn’t opening their eyes. It was the perfect day to sit at our desks and work on all those little projects sunny days keep us away […]

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Politics

IT STARTS

In the wake of last week’s presidential election, the tension is palpable on the highways and in the letters to the editor. We were rear-ended while sitting at a stop sign yesterday. There seem to be more sirens and barking dogs than usual. Our social structure is beginning to unravel. Chaos cannot be too far […]

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Politics

SO I MARRIED A MASS MURDERER

How about that election? Now the world will really love the Americans! My analogy is this – A bride joins the groom at the altar. There is the scent of flowers in the air, the music is playing softly, everyone looks splendid and an expectant hush falls over the gathering. The groom pulls out a […]

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Politics

FAITH-BASED IMPERIALISM

In case you’re wondering what kind of man is fighting for our McFreedoms. . . This story, from today’s New York Times Magazine, came from Bob Harris by way of Bob Armantrout. The excerpt below represents about 15% of the piece and is understandably slanted towards my point of view. I highly recommend reading the […]