Category Archives: Anti-European

Pass the Cognac

A long time ago there was this skinny young kid from Pittsburgh, and when he was at Westinghouse High School he was reading the New Yorker and learning French – an odd thing for a young, gay black man. And … Continue reading

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The World is Worried

Friday evening, July 25, in Hollywood – the sun drops away and the half-light is failing, and a light fog is inching in off the Pacific, and they say we’ll be socked in at dawn. It’s a damned film noir … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-European, Distrust of Foreigners, Journalism, McCain, McCain: Senior Moment, Nicolas Sarkozy, Obama, Obama Visits Europe, Political Posturing, Qualifications to be President, Scott McClellan, The International Desk, The World is Worried about Us, Xenophobia | Leave a comment