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· · · January
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Stray Sunbeam: Gerald Beuchelt · Gerry is a geek’s geek. He’s simultaneously a Free Software enthusiast and a first-rate Windows hacker, which can be a useful combination. Speaking of useful combinations, how about German and US passports; Gerry’s about to become an American ...
 
Plan B for the Middle East · The name of the leader of Libya, <a href='http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muammar_al-Gaddafi'> معمر القذافي </a>(which I am not gonna try to render in English because there are about eleven options, none of them correct), appeared as the author of <a href='http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/22/opinion/22qaddafi.html'>The One-State Solution</a>, an op-ed in the New York Times this week. I don’t believe that he actually wrote it, because he’s a well-known moonbat and the piece is actually sort of coherent. The ghost-writer says: Give up on the idea of a two-state solution for the Israel/Palestine conundrum; there’s one country there and they’re all citizens ...
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