Archive for May 2nd, 2013

May 2nd, 2013 - 10:08 pm § in Politics

Commentary by SMS: The Jordan Strategy

The Palestinian Prime Minister Salaam Fayyad resigned last Saturday, leaving the Palestinians without their first leader who has succeed in creating the order … fiscal and security … needed to form a real state.  This makes it difficult to imagine a real peace option for Israel. At the [...]

May 2nd, 2013 - 7:06 am § in Misc.

President Romney: Comment on conflict on Mount Everest

In his news conference today, the President said he did not believe that the conflict between Sherpa and climbers was the beginning of a Buddhist Spring in the snow at 23.000 feer. The questioner, Sean Hannity of Fox News, asked: Is this beginning of the revolution of the 99% against the wealthy who[...]

May 2nd, 2013 - 1:49 am § in Misc.

Ethiopian Kids Using Tablets to Teach Themselves

The Miracle of Wenchi A US aid organization has handed children in the remote Ethiopian village of Wenchi tablet computers in an experiment aimed at enabling them to teach themselves. They are now speaking their first words of English — without ever having encountered a teacher. By Fiona Ehler[...]