Monthly Archives: March 2009

Les Jeux Sont Faits

Les Jeux Sont Faits – Sartre, from the mid-forties – a dismal book about what you can do to make things better in this world. Good luck with that – the book is about how things in this life are … Continue reading

Posted in Cheney and Torture, Cheney Attacks Obama, Spanish Investigation of Bush Lawyers, The Cheney Legacy, Torture, War Crimes | 1 Comment

The Pinochet Gambit

For those of us born and raised in Pittsburgh, Saturday, March 28, 2009, was a dark day. The chaps from the University of Pittsburgh, after coming so far and rising so high, were eliminated from the national basketball tournament by … Continue reading

Posted in Augusto Pinochet and Bush, John Yoo, Spanish Investigation of Bush Lawyers, Torture, Torture Memo, Truth Commissions, War Crimes | 4 Comments