This is going to be a quick post. Between noticing earlier that some of my cactuses are in bloom and heading up to Los Alamos tonight to meet Ray Monk, who has written a biography of J. Robert Oppenheimer, I want to post some early questions about the revelation that the FBI had a possibly […]
About Cheryl Rofer
Retired chemist. I've done a lot of chemistry that has to do with policy, particularly nuclear policy.
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This is excellent. Dear @realDonaldTrump: Former Mexican President @VicenteFoxQue has an important message for you. pic.twitter.com/1BqWYtHf1p — Super Deluxe (@superdeluxe) May 24, 2017 Open thread!
Records about June Cobb, an American spy in Cuba during the early 1960s, are to be released soon (Politico) and apparently have some bearing on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. She worked in Cuba and Mexico, apparently fairly close to Castro. I am taking this with a grain of salt, but more information […]
Amplifying Jim, Foolish Literalist’s, posts. This is an important speech. Read the whole thing, but here is a sample. You see: New Orleans is truly a city of many nations, a melting pot, a bubbling cauldron of many cultures. There is no other place quite like it in the world that so eloquently exemplifies the uniquely […]
This has been all over Twitter today. It’s for those of us who don’t know anything about CUPS in dogs. I spent a good part of the afternoon at the New Mexico History Museum’s new exhibit on the 1960s counterculture in New Mexico. It was so-so. But this does look like something out of […]
It looks like the reason Trump kept the American press out of the meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov last week was he didn’t want them to hear this: “I just fired the head of the F.B.I. He was crazy, a real nut job,” Mr. Trump said, according to the document, which was read […]
Ric says he is not happy with these end-of-day news dumps.