Archive for October, 2004

Oops — counted wrong

How wrong can you be? An article “Estimates by U.S. See More Rebels With More Funds” by Eric Schmitt and Thom Shanker in The New York Times yesterday said senior American officials have raised the estimate of the number of insurgents, previously 2,000 to 7,000, to 8,000 to 12,000. So it is either about twice […]

Commandment goes missing

Apparently in my little corner of the Commonwealth, the Republican majority has only nine commandments. Deuteronomy 5:19 has gone missing. Otherwise, we wouldn’t all be having our Kerry Edwards yard signs stolen.

NMAI visit

We visited the National Museum of the American Indian this past weekend, and this photograph is one of my favorites of the many we took. It shows the dining room inside through the window along with the reflection of a small part of the fountain and the visitors walking outside the building.