Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s tour of the Middle East did not provide answers to the latest core questions, so the many contradictory declarations about the pragmatic goal of “speaking with enemies,” President Barack Obama’s expression which is trendy in Washington, impel us to postpone judgment to [Read more]
<b>Anyone who's anyone in Washington has given strict orders to their assistants or secretaries to "clean" the agenda of commitments on Wednesday nights. Lest the Obamas call...</b>
Fifty days in Washington and Michelle and Barack Obama have already established a custom: Wednesday nights are party time at the White [Read more]
The United States is that strange place where watches are set forward in time and the people are years ahead of some things, but where in other respects they are far behind. Almost everything happens first in the U.S.; however, politicians debate about creationism and whether we are all truly the descendants of Adam [Read more]
Go wash that avocado tree, Mr. Obama, go wash that avocado tree....
Even in November, when the fever was blinding, it was obvious that the magic would evaporate, the story of fairies would have a finish, and the halo of holiness that surrounded the candidate would end up blurred.
Spaniard Robert Fortea spent 54 days in a detention center in El Paso (United States) because of an expired visa
32-year-old Robert Fortea never thought that he would be sharing a room with a Guatemalan who had fresh bullet wounds in his abdomen. Not even the macabre account of his bunkmate would help amuse him in [Read more]
The fight against climate change, disregarded and even looked down on under Bush's administration, has now been adopted as a guide of action in several directions.
ut charismatic presidents (and Obama is one of them) possess an Achilles heal that is left undiscovered. Washington—with the two million people present in the ten degrees below zero temperature--equates to an ancient Roman empire where the republic passed away when the figure of the thunderous Caesar emerged.
Never is there anything more American than this establishing dream of grandeur that the new president fills his mouth with every time he opens it.
Yesterday two friends of mine called me and said the same thing: “How is it that you are not watching Obama’s ceremony?”. Both had organized and prepared a spread of brownies, pies and different snacks to enjoy during the event, which sparked an interest on the same level, if not greater, as an expensive wedding [Read more]